Navy Pier air and water show weekend cruises

Chicago Air & Water Show Weekend Cruises

Come aboard Spirit of Chicago and see the Chicago Air & Water Show from the best seats in the city - the water! As we set sail from Navy Pier, you'll be treated to a delicious 3-course buffet, DJ entertainment, rooftop games and - of course - spectacular, unobstructed views of the show. Book Now>>

Views of the 2017 Chicago Air & Water Show from Spirit of Chicago's Roof Deck

Enjoying drinks and watching the 2017 Chicago Air & Water Show from Spirit of Chicago's Rooftop Deck

Thursday, August 15th

Afternoon Preview Lunch Cruise

  • Enjoy a 2 and a half hour cruise and watch as stunt pilots practice for the main event**
  • Incredible, unobstructed views of the Air & Water Show
  • Freshly prepared 3-course lunch buffet
  • DJ entertainment and interactive games (giant jenga, shuffleboard, etc.)
  • Board: 2:00pm | Cruise: 2:30pm - 5:00pm | Price: from $69.90*


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Friday, August 16th

Early Preview Brunch 

  • Incredible views and watch as stunt pilots practice for the main event**
  • Freshly prepared 3-course buffet
  • DJ entertainment and interactive games (giant jenga, shuffleboard, etc.)
  • Brunch: Board: 10:30am | Cruise: 11am - 1pm | Price: from $64.90*


Pricing & Schedules

Taking pictures of the Chicago Air & Water Show from Spirit of Chicago's Rooftop Deck

Having fun and laughing with friends

Saturday, August 17th

Early Brunch 

  • Incredible, unobstructed views of the Air & Water Show
  • Freshly prepared 3-course buffet
  • DJ entertainment and interactive games (giant jenga, shuffleboard, etc.)
  • Early Brunch: Board: 9:30am | Cruise: 10am - 12pm | Price: from $64.90*


Pricing & Schedules

Sunday, August 18th

Early Brunch + Lunch Cruises

  • Incredible, unobstructed views of the Air & Water Show
  • Freshly prepared 3-course buffet
  • DJ entertainment and interactive games (giant jenga, shuffleboard, etc.)
  • Early Brunch: Board: 9:30am | Cruise: 10am - 12pm | Price: from $64.90*
  • Lunch: Board: 1:15pm | Cruise: 1:45pm - 4:15pm | Price: from $79.90*


Pricing & Schedules



  • Early Riser

    Seasonal Fruit
    Watermelon | Pineapple | Cantaloupe Melon | Seasonal Berries

    Breakfast Pastries
    Muffins | Bagels | Fruit Preserves | Butter

    Scrambled Eggs
    American Cheddar Cheese | Roma Tomatoes | Chives

    Breakfast Meats
    Applewood Smoked Bacon | Sweet Maple Sausage

    Breakfast Potatoes
    Caramelized Onions | Red & Green Bell Peppers


    Late Riser

    Organic Mixed Field Greens
    Red Onions | Grape Tomatoes | Cucumbers | Shredded Carrots | Corn | Herb Croutons | Ranch Dressing | Low-Fat Italian Dressing

    Green Bean Salad
    Extra Virgin Olive Oil | Mint | Toasted Garlic

    Red Beetroot Salad
    Shallots | Fresh Mint | Italian Parsley

    Roasted Broccoli Florets
    Toasted Garlic | Chili Flakes

    Baked Ziti Pasta
    Aged Reggiano Parmesan Cheese | Mozzarella Cheese | Cheese Spinach Sauce

    Mashed Potatoes
    Idaho Potatoes | Roasted Garlic

    Oven Baked Atlantic Flounder Filet
    Tomato, Shallot & Caper Sauce

    Honey & Sesame Chicken
    Scallions | Fresno Chilies

    Hand Carved, Slow-Roasted Strip Loin
    Spirit Signature Spice Rub | Horseradish Crème | Au Jus


    Dessert Buffet

    Raspberry Mousse

    Lemon Pound Cake & Fresh Strawberries

    Coconut Vanilla Cake

    Red Velvet & Chocolate Chip Brownie

     
    *Menu subject to change. Please inform your server if anyone in your party has a food allergy.


  • Salads

    Organic Mixed Field Greens
    Red Onions | Grape Tomatoes | English Cucumbers | Carrots | Corn | Herb Croutons | Ranch Dressing | Low-Fat Italian Dressing

    Organic Spinach & Kale Salad
    Aged Reggiano Parmesan Cheese | Red Bell Peppers | Red Onions | Lemon & Oregano Dressing

    Green Bean Salad
    Extra Virgin Olive Oil | Mint | Toasted Garlic

    Kidney Bean, Black Bean & Chickpea Salad
    Scallions | Italian Parsley | Cumin & Paprika Vinaigrette

    Red Beetroot Salad
    Shallots | Fresh Mint | Italian Parsley

    Bow Tie Pasta Salad 
    Scallions | English Cucumbers | Roma Tomatoes | Dill & Mustard Vinaigrette


    Vegetable, Potatoes & Pasta

    Roasted Broccoli Florets
    Toasted Garlic | Chili Flakes

    Creamed Corn & Cheddar Cheese Casserole
    Green Chilies | Scallions | Fresh Cilantro

    Baked Ziti Pasta
    Aged Reggiano Parmesan Cheese | Mozzarella | Cheese Spinach Sauce

    Mashed Potatoes
    Idaho Potatoes | Roasted Garlic


    Entrées

    Oven Baked Atlantic Flounder Filet
    Tomato, Shallot & Caper Sauce

    Honey & Sesame Chicken
    Scallions | Fresno Chilies

    Italian Beef Meatballs
    Creamy Mushroom Sauce | Italian Parsley


    Dessert Buffet

    Seasonal Fruit

    Raspberry Mousse

    Lemon Pound Cake & Fresh Strawberries

    Coconut Vanilla Cake

    Carrot Cake

     

     


*Prices do not include taxes and fees. Prices & menu subject to change.

**Although traditionally the Air and Water Show practice takes place on Thursday and Friday, Spirit Cruises cannot guarantee any specific Air and Water Show events on these days.