As of November 2015, Hornblower Cruises and Events, River Romance Cruises and Woody's River City Queen offer cruises of the Sacramento River in California. Cruise packages range from one to three hours long and offer amenities such as historical guides, dining and wedding services.
Hornblower offers a selection of one-hour cruises that focus on historical sights along Sacramento. During some holidays, visitors can take special excursions, such as the Christmas cruise with Santa Clause. River Romance Cruises carries small groups or couples along the river at sunset or on weekends and provides a romantic atmosphere with music and fine dining. The River City Queen carries party groups or weddings of up to 60 people and offers a live disc jockey, catering and casino games.