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COURTESY STAR OF HONOLULU
Guests of the Star of Honolulu will get a clear view of Aloha Tower fireworks Tuesday.
July 4th cruises offer a fiery view
Why fight the crowds for Fourth of July fireworks viewing when you can enjoy an unparalleled view from the water?
Cruises originating at Honolulu Harbor will offer some of the best views of the fireworks launched over Ala Moana Beach Park and Magic Island.
Star of Honolulu: Start celebrating a day ahead. The vessel departs at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday from Aloha Tower Marketplace, Pier 8. Prices start at $29.25 for military and kamaaina with valid Hawaii ID for four packages, each including a bon voyage champagne toast and entertainment. Return at 10 p.m. Call 983-STAR (7827) or visit www.starofhonolulu.com.
Starlet: Enjoy a champagne toast and dance to live Hawaiian music before the real show begins. Departs 7:45 p.m. Wednesday with return at 9:15 p.m. Prices start at $29.25 for military and kamaaina, and $18.80 for keiki. Call 983-STAR (7827).
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COURTESY ROBERTS HAWAII
The Fab Four will entertain Wednesday aboard the Ali'i Kai Catamaran.
Roberts Hawaii offers this Fourth of July cruise onboard the Ali'i Kai Catamaran, departing Pier 5 at 7:30 p.m. with return at 9:30 p.m.
Set to entertain is the Fab Four -- Brandon Kahele, Janel Akana, Kea Davis-Milo and Frank Villanueva -- who began their musical careers on the "Hawaii Stars" TV show.
» Yankee Doodle package: Allows kamaaina and military access to lower deck with pupu, entertainment and cocktails at $25 for adults and $12.50 for keiki 11 and younger. General admission for this package is $35 and $20, respectively.
» Star-Spangled Banner package includes the above, plus all-you-can-eat sushi and premium views on decks two and three. Kamaaina and military adult rate is $50; $25 for children. General prices are $60 and $30, respectively.
Call Roberts Hawaii at 539-9400 to book.