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Winner of Captain Richard Goben Safety Award Announced

Join me in congratulating the recipient of the inaugural company “safety” honor named for legendary crew member Captain Richard Goben.  Captain Brian Gavin, from Northern California port, was the first of what will be now known as the “Captain Richard Goben Hornblower Safety Award“. Gordon Loebl,Senior VP, Maritime & Engineering from Hornblower Cruises & Events said:…

John Wayne Birthday Cruises (Newport Beach) – May 18-June 18

HORNBLOWER CRUISES & EVENTS ANNOUNCES ONCE IN A LIFETIME OPPORTUNITY TO BOARD THE POPULAR JOHN WAYNE BIRTHDAY CRUISES IN NEWPORT BEACH ON THE WILD GOOSE  Newport Beach, California (April 12, 2017) – Hornblower Cruises & Events is once again hosting the successful annual series of John Wayne Birthday Dining Cruises aboard his famous yacht, the Wild Goose…

Hornblower Veteran Captain Passes Away

Hornblower Cruises & Events regretfully announces the passing of veteran employee, Captain Richard Goben, who helped shape the personality of the company for more than two decades. According to Hornblower – San Diego General Manager Jim Unger, “It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that I report that our beloved Captain Rich Goben passed away…