Some things are just more fun when done on a boat, such as partying with friends or driving a monster truck. Ride the waves with this Groupon.
- $11.50 for a two-hour '80s dance party cruise (a $23.50 total value, including $3.50 landing fee)
On Saturday nights in July through September 28, the Radical '80s Dance Cruise sets its retro course around downtown. Boarding begins at 10:45 p.m. at Salmon Street Springs, and the party lasts from 11 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fashion choices such as M.C. Hammer pants, leg warmers, and sweaters made from discarded ALF dolls are highly encouraged.
Portland Spirit Cruises
With the Columbia and Willamette Rivers in its backyard and Mount Hood rising from behind a sweeping skyline, Portland boasts stunning views. Determined to give their customers front-row perches to these vistas is Portland Spirit, which launches a cache of cruises that put the city's sights in the forefront. The Landmarks of the Gorge Cruise ushers participants past historic attractions such as the steely mists of Multnomah Falls and the tree-dotted monolith of Beacon Rock, and the Portland Bridges Cruise introduces onlookers to the city's 10 suspended structures named after Jeff and Beau Bridges. With a quintet of vessels and myriad private events for guests, Portland Spirit Cruises also customize jaunts for any occasion.