2020 Private Charter Information

The GOODTIME III is a 1,000-passenger ship docked at East Ninth Street Pier.

This impressive vessel is available for private charter from May through September each year.

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Length of Charter Cruise:

2-1/2 Hours ( Boarding ONE half hour before Charter )
Additional time, when available, at $750.00 per half-hour
All charters will end no later than 12:30a.m.

Cost of Private Charter:


$3,500.00 for up to 200 guests
Additional guests $17.50 per person
The Main Deck is Wheelchair Accessible
Maximum capacity varies
No Smoking on Main Deck ONLY


Available only if Main Deck is chartered
$2,150.00 for up to 100 guests
Additional guests $21.50 per person
Maximum capacity allowed varies.


$6,500.00 for up to 400 guests with a catered menu chosen
Additional guests for $16.25 per person
$7,000.00 for up to 400 guests with concession stand open and no catered menu
Additional guests $17.50 per person.
Maximum capacity 800 guests.

Fuel Surcharge: There may be a per person Surcharge based on final count 7 days prior to cruise date.


All Private Charters include our In-House DJ, however, some events may incur an additional $200.00 fee.
Entire Ship Charters can order a Second Disc Jockey for $400.00 additional to the charter rate.


Available at additional fees.


May be required depending upon number of guests – and is an additional expense

Cleaning Fee:

A $500.00 initial deposit is required and may be refunded at the discretion of the Captain.


Catering is additional to the Charter rate. All Catering MUST be supplied by the GOODTIME III. We have a varied menu and can customize a menu at your request.
We require a guaranteed number of guests at least 7 days prior to your Charter. No allowance will be made for a decrease in this number.
Ohio sales tax and 20% gratuity will be added to all quoted prices.


There are 4 cocktail bars throughout the decks of the GOODTIME III. You may arrange a Cash Bar, Tabulated Bar, and/or Hosted Bar. No alcoholic
beverages may be brought onboard by charter or guests.


We will send you a contract. We will hold your date for two weeks. A 50% non‐refundable charter deposit will be required along with a signed copy of the contract. The remaining balance of your charter rate is due 60 days before the event with 50% of contracted Food and Beverage. Entire balance is due at least 7 days prior to charter.


Private charters are available beginning May through September.
Please call or email charters@goodtimeiii.com to check on the availability of specific dates for any private charters.

Your reserved deck WILL remain private to your group for the entire length of your charter.
GOODTIME III is a Smoke and Vape Free Vessel