Cruise For Education: Never Underestimate Knowledge (NUK) Scholarship Fundraiser

Cherry Blossom Riverboat

Cameron Street and Union Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

From $100.00

No upcoming date/times for this event.

It’s an adult only PARTY FOR A PURPOSE. We will CRUISE FOR EDUCATION by raising funds to provide scholarships for inner city youth. Day Party style!

We have so much to celebrate, so let's come together to do that for a good cause supporting the efforts of Never Underestimate Knowledge (NUK), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. (To learn more about this wonderful organization, go to

BOARDING TIME is strictly between 12:30PM and 1:00PM, so plan accordingly.  We will be cruising the Potomac River from 1:00PM to 4:00PM.

There will be good People, Music, Heavy Hors d’oeuvres, Beverages plus a Cash Bar, and more.

DRESS CODE is navy blue & white nautical attire.

Is there an age limit?  

Yes, this is an adult only event. Everyone attending needs to be 21 years and older, as there will be alcohol available for consumption.

What about COVID?

Each guest is required to take a COVID test and submit their results via a link that will be provided closer to the date.

Coming in from out of town?   

The port is in Old Town Alexandria.  Nearby accommodations are a variety of high-quality hotels are located within a short distance of the dock in Alexandria. They are:

  • THE ALEXANDRIAN at 480 King St. Alexandria, VA 703.549.6080
  • OLD TOWN HILTON at 1767 King St. Alexandria, VA 703.837.044
  • LORIEN at 1600 King St. Alexandria, VA 703.894.3434
  • HAMPTON INN at 1616 King St. Alexandria, VA 703.299.9900
  • MORRISON HOUSE at 116 S. Alfred St. Alexandria, VA 703.838.8000
  • EMBASSY SUITES at 1900 Diagonal Rd. Alexandria, VA 703.684.5900

What is the weather policy?  

The Cherry Blossom operates rain or shine, barring emergency conditions. In 30+ years, there has only been two instances where the company has not been able to operate their vessels.

Not able to make it, but want to make a Donation?  

Simply go to our Donation Page.

Is anything tax deductible?  

Never Underestimate Knowledge (NUK) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations are tax deductible in the United States.

What to do if I have additional questions?  

Send them to [email protected].


Refund Policy:

No refunds or returns.

Cancellation Policy:

An event can only be canceled by the venue and/or event organizer. If the venue or event organizer cancels an event, you will be refunded within 4 business days of the event date for your purchase.

Cruise For Education: Never Underestimate Knowledge (NUK) Scholarship Fundraiser poster
Cherry Blossom Riverboat
Cameron Street and Union Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 684-0580