The New Year’s Eve Gala Cruise has one mission: get in the best position for viewing the midnight fireworks show over the Bay. That, however, doesn’t mean the party skimps on the onboard offerings. Revelers will be treated to a DJ spinning some tunes, a hosted bar, and two stories of incredible visage points for watching the big midnight show. Chardonnay Commodore Yacht, Pier 40, 89 King St. Dec 31, 7:30pm. $249-$275.