Sail away with the North Sea Sounds

DFDS's award-winning North Sea Sounds music mini cruises are back by popular demand and customers are urged to book now to secure their place.

Sunday, 17th July 2016, 11:50 am
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 7:37 pm
Craig Charles at Chatsworth

The hugely popular shows, which see the ferry operator’s Newcastle-Amsterdam ships transformed into floating concert venues, offer customers the chance to enjoy a cruise and concert in one.

DFDS has again teamed-up with Newcastle’s Jumpin Hot Club to offer an eclectic mix of music from some of the hottest bands and DJs in the world.

The first cruise departs on Friday, September 30, and will see Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club and Smoove and Turrell playing on board.

The next on Sunday, October 16, will hear the sounds of Lindisfarne and Martin Stephenson and Friday, November 18, it’s Hyde & Beast, Frankie & The Heartstrings and Steve Davis vs Field Music.

In tribute to legendary musician David Bowie, the Bowie Ball will run on Friday, December 2.

Prices for the autumn mini cruises start from £63 per person, including en suite cabin accommodation on board and up to five hours to explore the Dutch capital.

Book at or call 0871 522 9955.