In April 2008, Oklahoma River Cruises launched ferry transit service along a 7-mile stretch of the Oklahoma River with the Devon Discovery. Shortly thereafter, the Devon Explorer and Devon Pioneer joined the fleet, offering addtional ferry service, specialty cruises and private charters.
Ferry Service is offered Wednesday – Sunday to take passengers between four landings; Bricktown, Regatta Park, Exchange and Meridian. Themed Cocktail Cruises, Friday and Saturday evenings, June through September, include Western Waters, Disco, Luau and Margaritaville.
Specialty Cruises are offered throughout the season with fun themes including Luau, Western Waters, Disco and Haunt the River.
Private Charters are available for birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, business meetings or many other events.
Oklahoma River Cruises is a service of EMBARK - a division of the Central Oklahoma Transportation and Parking Authority (COTPA). COTPA manages the operation, financing, improvement and maintenance of parking and the urban transportation program. COTPA, a public trust administered by the City of Oklahoma City, is responsible for providing downtown parking alternatives and safe, efficient and convenient public transportation to the citizens of the greater Oklahoma City metropolitan area.