New Years Eve 2022

Enter the New Year in a truly unique way on board! Departure on
31st December 2022

There is no better way to say goodbye to 2022 and welcome in the New Year than at our New Year's Eve Northern Soul and Motown Party. We’ll have the fabulous Magic of Motown playing throughout the evening plus a great line-up of DJs, including BBC Radio’s Keith Fletcher, all providing the perfect party atmosphere to see in the New Year!
Included within the price of your New Year’s Party ticket is a delicious dinner in the Kitchen, followed by a whole evening of live entertainment, a night in a standard en suite cabin, waking up to an all you can eat breakfast, and free car parking at the terminal! This really is a unique New Year’s Eve celebration onboard a ship – with no worry or hassle of how to get home, as accommodation is included in the price of your ticket!


We're keeping the entertainment going all night long in our show bar with a whole host of entertainment lined up for you. Line up includes: Tim Rabjohn (Costa Del Soul); Jools Metcalf (Venue 73 Brighouse); and Babs Alton (Soul in the Dales), as well as the 2 piece Magic of Motown soul group and even more great DJs.

Book your tickets below from £150.

New Years Eve at Hull
HUL Hull
RTM Rotterdam
Depart date
19 Jul 2024
Return date
21 Jul 2024


Northern Soul Mini Cruise, P&O Ferries

Entertainment Line Up

Calling all fans of Northern Soul and Motown, we have a whole host of fantastic soul entertainment lined up for you on our Northern Soul Mini Cruise!

Our line up of DJs will be taking you back in time to the 1960s Northern Soul scene, with some of the greatest hits to come out of the Northern Soul movement.

Entertainment will continue all evening in our Show Bar, so you can really get into that soul spirit. With plenty of drink options including; cocktails, beers, wines and spirits, along with non-alcoholic drinks, it the perfect place to soak up the entertainment and hit the dance floor!

DJ Line up:

  • Keith Fletcher (BBC Radio/Dales Radio)

  • Tim Rabjohn (The Blackpool Tower Ballroom Soul events & Costa Del Soul)

  • Rod Clegg (Stanley Soul Club)

  • Babs Alton (Dales Radio & Costa Del Soul) 

  • Jools Metcalfe (Resident DJ at the Jersey Northern Soul Weekender) 

  • Liz Mahoney (Soul in the Dales)

  • Kay Ward (Soul in the Dales)

Book now for two incredible nights of soul music, all included in the price of your ticket!


VIP Package

And if you're looking to upgrade to an extra special night in luxury, this year we are offering a limited number of club cabins inclusive of the following VIP treatment:

Our VIP Package includes:

Champagne and Canapes on arrival together with use of VIP The Brasserie Bar 
5 Course Dinner in The Brasserie Restaurant.
Exclusive VIP area in the Sky Lounge.
Breakfast in The Brasserie 

Book now for an unforgettable New Year's Eve experience and find out more about our entertainment line up below. We cannot wait to welcome you on board to see in 2022 with you!



  • Day 1


  • 15:00 - All Aboard!

    Rewind, relax, dine, shop or even grab a drink.

  • 16.00 – Lets make tonight a night to remember

    Kicking off the special New Year’s Eve entertainment in the show bar is Babs Alton and Kay Ward from Soul in the Dales Skipton with a great mix of music.

  • 18.00 – Dinner

    Booked for the 18:00 dinner sitting? Head to the Kitchen restaurant and enjoy an array of foods at our buffet.

  • 18.00 – Rodd Clegg

    Is with you for the next hour with some great 70s tunes

  • 19.00 – Liz Mahoney

    Northern Soul and Motown galore from one of the north of England’s top female DJs

  • 19.30 – Dinner

    Booked for the 19:30 dinner sitting? Head to the Kitchen restaurant and enjoy an array of foods at our buffet.

  • 20.00 – Martin the Mod

    The entertainer himself, Martin the Mod keeps you dancing as the evening really starts to warm up.

  • 21.00 – Sam Evans

    "Little Miss Dynamite" is guaranteed to up the pace as we head through the evening.

  • 22.00 – Tim Rabjohn

    Blackpool’s finest is with us and bringing us all the northern soul and twisted wheel memories

  • 23.00 – Keith Fletcher

    From BBC Radio will be keeping you entertained with some great musical memories as we get closer to the New Year.

  • 23.30 – Champagne Time

    Head to the bar and make sure you have some fizz ready to toast in the New Year.

  • 00.00 – Happy New Year!

    WISHING YOU ALL A HAPPY NEW YEAR! Jools Metcalfe will be starting your 2023 in style.

  • 01:00 - Finale

    Finishing the party off, all of our DJ team will be easing you into the New Year and wishing you all a very Happy New Year.

  • The Sky Lounge – Deck 12

    We also have plenty going on in the Sky Lounge for those looking for a more relaxed atmosphere.

  • 19.00 – Resident Soloist

    Our resident soloist will be serenading you throughout the evening with laid back renditions of your favourite songs.

  • 22.20 – Magic of Motown

    This duo is not to be missed as they deliver classic soul and motown tracks to perfection

  • 23.20 – Magic of Motown

    Magic of Motown return to the stage and are ready to count you down into the New Year!

  • Day 2


  • 07:30 - 10:00am - Good Morning

    Breakfast is the most important meal of the day so join us for an all-you-can-eat breakfast in The
    Kitchen buffet restaurant.

  • 08.00 – 10.30 – Home Time

    From everyone at P&O Ferries, we hope you had a great New Year and would like to wish you all the best
    for 2023.

New Years Eve 2022

Standard Mini Cruise T&Cs apply with the following addition:
In the event of any alteration to themed mini cruise, or if a cancellation had to be made, we will notify you as soon as possible. P&O Ferries full T&Cs apply and set out the maximum extent of our liability for changes and cancellations as we regret, we cannot compensate or meet any expenses or losses you may incur because of change or cancellation. The ship will stay in port and close for the night at 20:00. All passengers must be boarded by this time. Tobacco, beers, wines & spirits and casino will be unavailable due to customs regulations.