Category Archives: Navy Pier Boat Tours

Cruise this Valentine’s Day at Navy Pier!

If the daily grind wasn’t hard enough, Valentine’s Day lands right in the middle of it. With February 14 on a Thursday this year, it’s difficult to find the time to plan that perfectly romantic evening, let alone find the time to wine and dine mid-week. That’s where Navy Pier comes in! Our boat cruises…

Special Events at Strictly Sail 2013 | Navy Pier

Ahoy there mateys! A new show has docked in town and it’s celebrating all things nautical! Opening tomorrow in Navy Pier’s Festival Hall, the Strictly Sail Chicago Boat Show is four days full of exhibits, seminars, and giveaways from premier international boating companies and industry specialists! From January 24-27, visitors will have the chance to…

Strictly Sail 2013 | Navy Pier

Eyes to the horizon, sailors and landlubbers of Chicago! The Strictly Sail Chicago Boat Show is shoring up at Navy Pier in Chicago from January 24 – 27, 2013. The show, held in Navy Pier’s Festival Hall A & B will be open 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, and from 10 a.m….

New Year’s Eve Cruises | Navy Pier

If you feel tired of the New Year’s Eve party circuit and won’t be content with just any old gathering this year, we suggest adding a completely new element to your evening: Lake Michigan! Hop aboard one of the Pier’s great cruise boats and spend your New Year’s Eve out on the water! Here are…

Spirit of Chicago’s Santa Lunch Cruise | Navy Pier

The busiest guy this time of year is Santa Claus, no surprise there. But even with his crazy schedule, he’s still made time for all his great fans at the Pier! And between his visiting hours at our Family Pavilion, he’s worked in a special two-hour lunch cruise with the Spirit of Chicago! Skip the…

Odyssey’s Thanksgiving Cruises | Navy Pier

You may love your Grandma, but let’s face it, heading to her house every year for Thanksgiving and eating the same food year after year can get a little old. And I bet if you asked your Grandma, she’d admit she’s pretty tired of preparing the annual Thanksgiving feast, too. So give Grandma a break…

Bears Game Tailgating at Harry Caray's Tavern | Navy Pier

It’s time to Bear Down, Chicago! And time to take your party to the next level! Ditch the couch or that ordinary old standby watering hole and head over to Harry Caray’s Tavern at Navy Pier for an all-day tailgating party with a special football brunch and option to cruise to the game at Soldier…

Boat Cruises at Navy Pier

There is never a dull moment at Navy Pier! There is plenty of shopping, dining, entertainment and other attractions for guests of all ages to enjoy. This summer, experience a different side of Navy Pier by boarding one of our many cruises! Whether you’re looking to sightsee, have dinner or hold a private event, our many…

Tall Ship WIndy at Navy Pier - Blues on the Blue

Set sail on Tall Ship Windy for live blues midst the winds and waters of Lake Michigan.  Grab a drink from the bar, sit back, and enjoy the city skyline at sunset from the decks of this majestic tall ship. Ticket prices: $35 for adults, $30 for students/seniors, $20 for kids. Buy tickets: Tall Ship Windy Presents: Barry…

Chicago Match Race Invitational

Join the Chicago Match Race Center at the East End of the Pier for match race sailing open to the public. The 28-foot long sailboats race in one-on-one duels just feet off the pier. Complete with live on-shore commentary, this stadium sailing atmosphere will make you feel like you are on the sailboat with the…