There used to be "casino" boats that sailed out of Sheepshead Bay in the 90's. Solo Travelers - Add yours! The owners of Bay Cruises said they deliberately kept their venture low key out of fear that larger gambling interests in Atlantic City and Connecticut would try to interfere with their operation. The Liberty I is already encountering some resistance. New Jersey United States. They made this area really nice. Giuliani said he believes off-shore gambling needs more regulation before it proceeds.The Liberty One casino boat, which employed more than workers, had ferried gamblers from Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, past the 3-mile. Reviews on Casino cruise in Manhattan, NY - Norwegian Gem, Marco Polo Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line The Breakaway, Stuyvesant Town, Kips Bay. A controversial casino boat was docked in Brooklyn last night after to make its debut trip last night from Sheepshead Bay into unregulated.