SOLD OUT! The Blackwater Brew Cruise is officially sold out! To get on our waitlist for the cruise, call us at (907) 274-7300.

Join Major Marine Tours for a night of local beer and live music on our Blackwater Brew Cruise with the 49th State Brewing Company! This 3.5 hour cruise will travel from Whittier into beautiful Blackstone Bay, home to tidewater glaciers and abundant wildlife. Enjoy small-batch handcrafted artisan beer by the 49th State Brewing Company as you listen to the folk-rock tunes of Seward’s own Blackwater Railroad Company. 49th State State Brewing Company will be introducing their new Blackwater-inspired beer, the Blackwater Railroad Company Skinny and Pale Ale, along with their 907 Frontier Style Lager. Tickets are $99 per person and include one beer and a delicious Alaska salmon and prime rib buffet. To book, call (907) 274-7300.

Transportation to Whittier

We will be offering round-trip motorcoach transportation between Anchorage and Whittier for $39 per per person. Space is limited, so be sure to book early to reserve your spot. The motorcoach will depart from the front entrance of 49th State Brewing Company at 4:00 p.m. Please be sure to arrive downtown early to give yourself time to find parking. The bus will pick you up immediately after the cruise, returning to Anchorage at approximately 11:00 p.m. Call us at (907) 274-7300 to add the transportation to your cruise reservation.

Win Big!

We will be giving away tickets for two and an overnight at the Inn at Whittier to the 49th person to book this cruise! The winner will be announced on our Facebook page on August 18th.

Overnight in Whittier

The Inn at Whittier is offering a special $130 rate for Blackwater Brew Cruisers. Space is limited, so book early! Call the Inn at Whittier at (907) 472-3200 and mention the Blackwater Brew Cruise special.

Driving to Whittier

Whittier is located 62 miles (about 1.5 hours) south of Anchorage on the Seward Highway. Approximately 11 miles south of Girdwood, take a left at the sign for Portage Glacier and Whittier. The tunnel to Whittier is located at the end of Portage Glacier Rd. Please plan on arriving in Whittier through the 5:30 tunnel. We recommend that you arrive at the tunnel 10 minutes prior to the tunnel opening. Click here for more information on Whittier driving directions and parking.

Saturday, August 26th

6:00 pm – 9:30 pm


Tickets: $99 per person
Includes one beer, salmon and prime rib buffet, and all taxes & fees.

Not valid with other coupons or discounts.