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Groups & Private Charters

Perfect for corporate outings and special occasions, group cruises and private charters offer an unforgettable experience for up to 800 guests. From relaxed day-cruises to upscale cocktails to decadent dinners to elegant weddings and receptions, a private charter will give your guests the Chicago experience of a lifetime.

Groups

Shoreline Sightseeing Group Tours

Looking for the ideal Chicago experience for your group? Shoreline Sightseeing welcomes groups of 20 or more on many of our regularly scheduled tours including Architecture River Tours, Classic Lake Tours and Fireworks Tours.

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With convenient day and evening departures plus great group rates, a Shoreline tour is the ideal outing for social or corporate groups. Shoreline also offers pre-scheduled tours for School and Camp Groups. Advance booking for all Group Tours is required and may be made online or via our group sales department at 312-373-7258. For questions or to request information, please email groups@shorelinesightseeing.com. For tour descriptions, please visit http://shorelinesightseeing.com/tours-taxis/group-tours/

Mystic Blue Groups

Tasty food, full-service bars, the hottest dance music – all while out on the water? Mystic Blue gives you the best of Chicago at an amazing value.

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The trendiest ship in the city, enjoy casual cruising as you eat, drink, dance and take in the skyline views. Mystic is perfect for a fun night out for two and also available for large group events.

There’s Nothing like Mystic Blue.

– Largest picture windows of any ship on Navy Pier
– Three enclosed climate-controlled decks and modern rooftop lounge
– Contemporary interiors with spacious dance floors and DJ entertainment
– New dishes with gluten-free and vegetarian options
– Outdoor games like giant jenga, shuffleboard, chess and more (seasonal offering)

Email us at ChicagoEvents@entertainmentcruises.com

Spirit of Chicago Groups

Get on deck! Spirit of Chicago has it all: sightseeing, dining and dancing. Cruising all year long from Chicago’s Navy Pier, Spirit offers lunch, dinner, lake-breeze lounge and holiday cruises, plus specialty themed cruises to mix things up!

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Cruise the lakefront on a ship designed for having fun from start to finish! With awesome skyline views and picture-perfect photo ops throughout, Spirit of Chicago is ready to show you the city in a new light. Explore three climate-controlled interior decks with panoramic windows or come topside for our open-air rooftop deck. Our onboard DJ, decked-out dance floors, outdoor games and full-service bars keep the party going. Spirit of Chicago’s delicious buffet menus feature fresh, organic ingredients that elevate the flavors of traditional favorites. Nothing on land compares to the energy and experience a cruise aboard Spirit of Chicago!

To book your next cruise, visit: www.spiritcruises.com or email ChicagoEvents@entertainmentcruises.com

Odyssey Lake Michigan Groups

Savor the moment and relax as you take in Chicago’s stunning beauty from the water. Odyssey is the city’s premier cruising experience, combining fine dining, sightseeing and entertainment, all in one unique place.

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Perfect for romance and special occasions, Odyssey Lake Michigan’s elegant sophistication makes every moment unforgettable. Choose from available lunch, brunch, dinner and specialty themed cruises and enjoy delicious cuisine, on-board entertainment and panoramic skyline views at every turn. Delight in our seasonally inspired menu, made from the freshest organic ingredients and sip on hand-crafted cocktails. Our attentive staff puts you at ease as you drift along Lake Michigan, past iconic sights like the John Hancock Center, Navy Pier’s Centennial Wheel and more. Our spacious decks and unmatched atmosphere create the perfect venue for guests and groups of all sizes to connect and share an incredible experience. Cruising year-round from Navy Pier, Odyssey Lake Michigan shows you a new side of the city.

Email us at ChicagoEvents@entertainmentcruises.com

Seadog Groups

Seadog Cruises offers a variety of rides for all types of fun seekers!

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Groups tours include:
– 75-minute River & Lake Architectural Tours
– 30-minute Extreme Thrill Rides
– 30-minute Lakefront Speedboat Rides
– 75-minute Fireworks Cruises
Private Group Events on the Chicago River or Lake Michigan.
Come aboard and catch views of Buckingham Fountain, Grant Park, Chicago Harbor, Museum Campus, Willis Tower, Wrigley Building and more. Cruises aboard this crazy canine are available April through October, weather-permitting.

Email us at ChicagoEvents@entertainmentcruises.com

Private Charters

Shoreline Sightseeing Private Charters

A private Shoreline Sightseeing Charter offers you and your guests a unique experience. You’ll embark on one of our open air, double- decker boats to cruise the historic Chicago river and majestic lake Michigan. Our charters are ideal for 75 to 175 guests with ample space for bountiful buffets and passed hors d’oeuvres as well […]

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A private Shoreline Sightseeing Charter offers you and your guests a unique experience. You’ll embark on one of our open air, double- decker boats to cruise the historic Chicago river and majestic lake Michigan. Our charters are ideal for 75 to 175 guests with ample space for bountiful buffets and passed hors d’oeuvres as well as music and dancing. Whatever type of Shoreline private charter you choose, you’ll have Chicago’s world-famous skyline as the unforgettable backdrop for your event. 

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Introducing the highly anticipated Chicago Elite, the city’s most sophisticated private yacht. You’ll enjoy an attentive captain and crew, and customizable options including your menu, cruise time, entertainment and more. Welcome to the new standard in entertaining on the water. Come experience Chicago Elite’s 1 million dollar renovation. Lower dining deck with seating for 150 […]

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Introducing the highly anticipated Chicago Elite, the city’s most sophisticated private yacht. You’ll enjoy an attentive captain and crew, and customizable options including your menu, cruise time, entertainment and more. Welcome to the new standard in entertaining on the water.

Come experience Chicago Elite’s 1 million dollar renovation.

  • Lower dining deck with seating for 150 people. Two restrooms, outdoor space at the bow and covered outdoor seating area in stern. Dining deck equipped with hidden projector and screen.
  • VIP or bridal suite with two restrooms located below dining lounge. Features include a flat screen TV and fire place.
  • Upper cocktail lounge deck with interior bar and outdoor seating area in stern. One restroom in bow, TVs at bow and stern, and modern, glass DJ booth.
  • Rooftop deck with seating and incredible views and a removable outdoor bar.
Seadog Private Group Events

Charter Seadog for an event everyone will enjoy! Take a private ride along the Chicago River with a guided tour and a cocktail in your hand. Hosting a unique private event on the water couldn’t be easier!

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