What riverboat cruise is complete without the right music to set the atmosphere? Many of our cruises feature live music and entertainment paired to provide the perfect 1000 Islands experience.
Spencer Evans is a prominent Kingston musician who’s incredibly talented on the keyboard and clarinet. He’s great lover and player of the music of New Orleans as well as jazz, funk and covers of the Beatles.
Roger’s show is a mixture of music and comedy. Roger’s been playing on various ships in the 1000 Islands for over 20 years. His music ranges from Rock to Celtic to Country. He plays the guitar, banjo and a variety of percussion instruments.
John Torres entertains with bluegrass acoustics and influences of jazz, latin, funk, and soul.
Doug uses a guitar to play soft rock and favorites from the 60’s and 70’s. He has been with the company since 1991.
Billy Bridger is our principal entertainer on the Island Star and has been with the company since 1992. Starting the cruise with a humorous commentary, he makes it fun to learn a bit about the history and geography of the 1000 Islands.
During the dinner hour his live music show encompasses an incredible range of music with over 1000 songs in his repertoire. His comedic impressions of various singers in a Vegas-style show sets the tone for an exciting night out on the water. In the final phases of the cruise, Billy becomes an interactive DJ hosting an old-school dance party, finishing off the cruise with a bang.