Live Out Your Jimmy Buffett Dreams on This BYOB Ohio River Tiki Boat Tour

The Hawaiian-themed pontoon boat is BYO-beer, food (there's a grill on the boat) and music and seats up to six passengers

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This summer, you and a handful of your friends have a chance to experience the Ohio River with a touch of laid-back island flair on a private Hawaiian-themed pontoon boat tour. 

Schmidt Show Tiki Tours is a BYO beer (or whatever drink you prefer), and BYO food and music excursion that seats two to six passengers and embarks on a sightseeing tour down the Ohio River. Something on the boat is even decorated like a Jimmy Buffett-style cheeseburger in paradise (in photos it looks like the motor, perhaps?) for all you Cincinnati Parrotheads.

There are three different options to choose from: the two-hour cruise, which is $200 weekdays and $240 weekends; the three-hour cruise, which is $300 weekdays and $360 weekends; or the four-hour cruise, which is $400 weekdays and $480 weekends. Guests can choose from three different seating options: a picnic table (with drink holders), six camping chairs or two Zero-G Lounge Chairs. 

The tour company has firework cruises for Reds games as well as concert cruises to enjoy from the river outside of Riverbend. 

Schmidt Show Tiki Tours run May 1 through Oct. 31 and sets sail from Dayton, Kentucky's Rivertowne Marina.

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