Who Wants To Be Our “Captain For A Day?”


Ever dream of being a captain on your own vessel? Well, Alcatraz Cruises is launching a contest for one lucky influencer to win a great opportunity to be “Captain For a Day.”

First and foremost, to get you in the mood, here is the incentive:

The winner will become our guest in San Francisco as “Captain For a Day.” Once the reviews are in, and we select a winner, we will designate our Top Tier Influencer, then we will award the amazing prize package, which includes the following:

  • $2,000.00 “Captain For a Day” CASH prize
  • Airfare for two (2) people in December to San Francisco, from your domestic U.S. location (value up to $1,500.00).
  • Accommodation for four nights for two (2) at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square and Parc 55 San Francisco, including cocktails at Cityscape Viewing Lounge.
  • Behind the Scenes Alcatraz Island Night Tour for two (2).
  • Round-trip hybrid ferry service to Alcatraz Island, while spending time with our captain.
  • San Francisco CityPasses for two (2).
  • Union Square Ice Rink tickets for two (2).

Here is how it is going to work…

“Captain For a Day” will launch on Thursday, September 7, 2017 and run for eight weeks, ending on Thursday, November 2, 2017. Be sure to follow us on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter to catch the launch. The winner will be announced a week after the end date and will be contacted privately via social media to organize the San Francisco adventure.

Please read the contest rules and regulations prior to participation.

Quick info:

Launch date: Thursday, September 07, 2017

End date: Thursday, November 02, 2017

Alcatraz Cruises’ Social Platforms:





Remember to include #AlcatrazCaptain with all content

How to Win This Online Contest

  • Create Alcatraz-related content to post via different social platforms.
  • Must be posted to or tag an Alcatraz Cruises’ social media platform
    • Facebook – Alcatraz Cruises
    • Twitter – @AlcatrazCruises
    • Instagram – @AlcatrazCruises
  • Entries must have #AlcatrazCaptain hashtag to qualify.

It’s just that simple! Share your content, and prove to us that you are a Top Tier influencer! The winner will become our guest in San Francisco as “Captain For a Day”, but we will come to you, first! We will meet you in your domestic U.S. location, and document you receiving this inclusive prize package.

So, let us see your best photos, videos, memories, comments and content…we will be rooting for you!

If you have questions or need inspiration, please contact Molly at [email protected]