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Cruise the Potomac with Chris Van Dusen

  • Alexandria City Marina Alexandria, VA (map)

Hooray for Books! is thrilled to welcome back Chris Van Dusen, author of the unforgettable store favorite The Circus Ship. Chris has a brand-new picture book, Hattie & Hudson, which he'll share with us on a Potomac River Cruise! Make sure you buy your tickets now for this super-fun event. Space is limited.

We'll have three 45-minute cruises departing at 1 pm, 2 pm, and 3 pm. Be sure you are ready to board at least 15 minutes before departure. We'll have face painting and balloon animals before and after the cruise. Be on the lookout for a "sighting" of Hudson.

Each cruise is limited to 45 guests, so buy your tickets today!


• 1 Adult ticket (Ages 12 & up) + one copy of Hattie & Hudson: $30
• 1 Companion ticket (Ages 12 & up): $12
• 1 Child ticket (Ages 3 to 11): $6
• Children 2 and under are free

All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

To purchase tickets, call us at 703-548-4092. Be sure to let us know your desired cruise time and quantity of tickets.