Senior Centers

Are you an activity director looking for something different and unique for your senior residents? Consider a lunch cruise on the Michigan Princess. While taking a scenic cruise on the Grand River, passengers can enjoy a delicious buffet of roasted turkey, vegetarian lasagna, mashed potatoes and gravy, stuffing, salads, hot vegetables, rolls, dessert, coffee and iced tea. After lunch, they can watch the passing scenery and waterfowl from the many windows, wander the different levels of the boat, visit the captain in the wheelhouse while he explains some of the local sites or listen to the live band play familiar songs. The boat is handicapped accessible.

Bus Groups

Board the Michigan Princess for a fun-filled experience on the water. With convenient riverfront access, this classic paddlewheel boat features scenic views of Lansing’s local landmarks and provides an unforgettable way to enjoy an afternoon, evening or special occasion. The Michigan Princess is open year-round for private events and opens for public lunch and dinner or special event cruises from May through December. Amenities include freshly prepared buffet-style dining, basic beverages, indoor/outdoor seating, entertainment and a full-service cash bar. Entertainment includes Murder Mystery Dinner Theater, live bands, DJ's and more. There are many public cruise dates and private event reservations available. The always-popular Fall Color Tours begin in September with a buffet-style luncheon and entertainment to enjoy along with Lansing’s seasonal picture-perfect crimson, orange and golden foliage on display. Plan special events on the Michigan Princess year-round! Share your vision with the team and they will fully customize your celebration with personalized packages. No matter the occasion, guests can experience the beauty of Lansing dockside in Grand River Park and/or cruise on the Grand River. The triple-deck vessel creates a unique backdrop for weddings, showers, private parties, fundraisers and corporate meetings. During private events, guests can enjoy elegant dining settings and picturesque scenery. Meals can be facilitated for up to 250 guests and the full-service cash bar is open with prepaid options available. Whether you are planning a birthday, reception, shower, wedding, anniversary, class reunion, meeting, lunch-in, or corporate mixer, give our team a call and come see why everything is better on the water. The Michigan Princess has served the Greater Lansing area for over 30 years and continues to emphasize the customer experience. She operates rain or shine with a fully enclosed, climate-controlled environment.