|Highlights||-30 minute speedboat ride down Lake Michigan
-Exciting speedboat ride along the shoreline with informative and amusing descriptions of the world famous Chicago skyline
-Entertaining onboard music while you cruise
-Amusing stories and entertaining facts, presented by an onboard guide
-Fascinating details about the city's most famous buildings like the Willis Tower, John Hancock Center, and more
-Panoramic views from the lake of Buckingham Fountain, Grant Park, the Museum Campus and more
Feel the need for speed? This exhilarating speedboat ride takes you out onto Lake Michigan for the ride of a lifetime. Experience the roar of the 2000-horsepower engines as you race along Chicago's famous Lake Michigan. The best way to view Chicago is always from the lake!
Our 30-minute Lakefront Speedboat tour is the best way to view Chicago from the Lake, combining an exciting speedboat ride along the shoreline with informative and amusing descriptions of the World famous Chicago Skyline! As you depart Chicago's Navy Pier, we'll tell you interesting facts about the Pier and Chicago's lakefront. Then we'll crank up the music and race south past Navy Pier to Chicago's Museum Campus where we'll pause to hear about Chicago's interesting lakefront landmarks, architecture and history. We will then speed north past Navy Pier to cruise the Magnificent Mile, giving you unique views of the Willis Tower, Buckingham Fountain and Grant Park along the way. After a few quick facts, we'll dash back to our dog house on Navy Pier.
|Included||-30-minute lakefront speedboat ride
-Entertaining narration about the Chicago skyline by onboard guide
-Local fees and taxes
-Entry/Admission - Seadog Chicago
|Excluded||-Hotel pickup and drop-off
|Know before you book||-All cruises are weather permitting
|Know before you go||-Valid Photo ID required
-All guests are required to wear masks/face coverings when on board as they are interacting with others who are not members of their household
-Cloth face coverings are not required under on young children under age 2, and anyone who has trouble breathing.
Dress Code: The Seadog is an open-air speedboat so please dress comfortably.
Required to bring: Valid photo ID
Covid-19 Safety Precautions:
**All guests are required to wear masks/face coverings when on board as they are interacting with others who are not members of their household.** Cloth face coverings are not required under on young children under age 2, and anyone who has trouble breathing.
|Health Items||Face masks required for travelers in public areas, Face masks required for guides in public areas, Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Social distancing enforced throughout experience, Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas, Gear/equipment sanitized between use, Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized, Guides required to regularly wash hands, Regular temperature checks for staff|
|Product Start Date||2020-07-15|
|Product End Date||2020-11-05|
|Booking Cut-off||24 hours|
|Minimum||1 guests per booking|
|Maximum||19 guests per booking|
|Valid||Only on date on reservation|
|Monday||12:00, 13:00, 19:00|
|Tuesday||12:00, 13:00, 19:00|
|Wednesday||12:00, 13:00, 19:00|
|Thursday||12:00, 13:00, 19:00|
|Lat & Long:|
|Address:||600 E Grand Ave , Chicago, IL, 60611|
|Directions:||Driving From the South: Take the Dan Ryan Expressway West to Lake Shore Dr. North. Exit Grand Ave./Illinois St. to Navy Pier From the Southwest: Take Interstate 55 North (Stevenson) to Lake Shore Dr. North. Exit Grand Ave./Illinois St. to Navy Pier From the Far Southwest: Follow Interstate 57 North to the Dan Ryan Expressway West. Go to Lake Shore Dr. North Exit Grand Ave./Illinois St. to Navy Pier From the Southeast: Take 90/94 West (Dan Ryan Expressway) to Lake Shore Dr. North. Exit Grand Ave./Illinois St. to Navy Pier From the North: Take 90/94 East (Kennedy) to Ohio St. Exit. Turn right on Fairbanks/Columbus Dr. Turn left on Illinois St. to Navy Pier From the Northeast: Take Lake Shore Dr. South to the Grand Ave./Illinois St. exit. Turn left on Illinois St. to Navy Pier CTA Navy Pier is served by several bus lines from the Loop, including: 29-State 56-Milwaukee 65-Grand 66-Chicago routes|
|Notes:||We recommend you park in the West Parking Garage near door 8 to most easily access Seadog.|
|Start Location Notes||600 E Grand Ave , Chicago, IL, 60611|
|Cancellation Cut-off:||24 hours|
|Cancellation Notes:||For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.|
On the day of the cruise, check in at the ticket booth at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time. Voucher and photo identification is required to check in.
Where are you located?
You can find us on Navy Pier’s Dock Street, located at: 600 E. Grand Avenue, Chicago IL, 60611. Look for Seadog Speedboats directly below the Ferris Wheel and across from the Grand Staircase.Is there parking at Navy Pier?
Absolutely, Door 4 is the closest entrance to Seadog’s ticket booth.Do you validate parking?
Unfortunately, we do not.How long is each tour?
We offer four different cruises at varying lengths: 30-Minute Lakefront Speedboat Tour, 30-Minute Extreme Thrill Ride, 75-Minute River and Lake Architectural Tour, and a 60-Minute Lakefront Fireworks CruiseIs Seadog okay for all ages to ride?
Seadog offers something for everyone! We do not, however, recommend cruising for those with cardiac conditions or orthopedic conditions associated with the neck or back. It’s also not recommended for women in late terms of pregnancy. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult to cruise aboard any Seadog product. Don’t forget, you must be at least 48 inches to board Seadog’s Extreme Thrill Ride!How do I get my tickets?
If you reserve your tickets in advance, you have the option to print your Seadog tickets at home or display them on your smartphone at boarding. You may also pick up or purchase tickets at the Seadog ticket booth on the day of your cruise.Boarding Procedures. What should I expect?
In accordance with US Coast Guard Regulation, all passengers and their belongings being brought on to our vessels are subject to search and screening. In order to expedite the boarding process we ask that you please do not bring any unnecessary bags on board.Can I smoke on board?
Sorry, city ordinances prohibit smoking aboard all Seadog vessels.Are food and drink allowed on board?
We do not sell food or beverages on board, but you’re welcome to bring your own refreshments as long as there is no glass.Will I get wet?
This is unlikely on Seadog’s 30-Minute Lakefront Speedboat Tour, 75-Minute River and Lake Architectural Tour, and a 60-Minute Lakefront Fireworks Cruise.The 30-Minute Extreme Thrill Ride boasts the highest chance of getting wet so plan accordingly! Seadog is an open-air speedboat so there’s always a possibility depending on lake and wind conditions.Is the boat handicap accessible?
Our vessels are accessible for most standard manual wheelchairs.Are there restrooms on every cruise?
Yes. Restrooms are located on all Seadog products.When can we board?
Boarding begins fifteen minutes prior to scheduled departure. We recommend arriving at least 30 minutes early to ensure enough time to get tickets.What happens in the case of inclement weather?
If Seadog Cruises cancels your cruise due to inclement weather, you may reschedule your cruise date or receive a refund.
If we know in advance that your cruise will be cancelled due to weather, you will receive a call from our contact center to reschedule. If you do not receive a call and/or are concerned about your cruise being cancelled because of weather, please call our reservation center at 888-636-7737 for more information on your specific cruise.May I bring a stroller aboard?
Strollers remain stowed on dock while you enjoy your cruise. A Seadog staff member will diligently watch your items and return them upon docking back at Navy Pier.Can dogs cruise aboard Seadog?
Dogs are welcome aboard Seadog and cruise for FREE*! All we ask is that pooches are leashed and friendly!
|Redemption||Tickets will be held at the box office|