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Join Major Marine Tours for a night of local beer and live music on our second annual Blackwater Brew Cruise with 49th State Brewing Company! This 3.5 hour cruise will travel from Whittier into beautiful Blackstone Bay, home to tidewater glaciers and wildlife. Enjoy small-batch handcrafted artisan beer by 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 featuring their Blackwater-inspired beer, the Blackwater Railroad Company Skinny and Pale Ale, along with their 907 Frontier Style Lager. Tickets are $109 per person and include one beer and an Alaska salmon and prime rib buffet. To book, call (907) 274-7300. Tickets sold quickly last year, so be sure to book early before it’s sold out!


Let someone else drive! We will be offering round-trip motorcoach transportation between Anchorage and Whittier for $39 per per person. The motorcoach will depart from the front entrance of 49th State Brewing Company at 4:00 p.m. Please check in by 3:45 p.m, and 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.


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.

Blackwater Brew Cruise


6:00PM – 9:30PM

Includes one beer, salmon & prime rib buffet, and all taxes and fees

TO BOOK: CALL (907) 274-7300