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. Pricing & Schedule>>

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 13th

Afternoon Preview Lunch Cruise

  • Enjoy a 2.5-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 14th

Early Preview Brunch

  • Enjoy a 2-hour cruise and watch as stunt pilots practice for the main event**
  • 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*


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

Having fun and laughing with friends

Saturday, August 15th

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     Spirit of Lake Michigan Coming Soon!

Sunday, August 16th

Lunch Cruises

  • Incredible, unobstructed views of the Air & Water Show
  • Freshly prepared 3-course buffet
  • DJ entertainment and interactive games (giant jenga, shuffleboard, etc.)
  • Board: 11:00am | Cruise: 11:30am - 3:30pm | Price: from $119.90*


Spirit of Chicago     Spirit of Lake Michigan Coming Soon!


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    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

    Cesar Salad
    Romain Lettuce | Aged Reggiano Parmesan Cheese | Herb Croutons

     

    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 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


    Spirit Signature Dessert Display

     

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

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    Salads

     

    Caesar Salad
    Romain Lettuce | Aged Reggiano Parmesan Cheese | Herb Croutons

    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 Flounder Filet
    Tomato, Shallot & Caper Sauce

    Honey & Sesame Chicken
    Scallions | Fresno Chilies

    Italian Beef Meatballs
    Creamy Mushroom Sauce | Italian Parsley

     

    Spirit Seasonal Dessert Display 

     


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


*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, Hornblower Cruises and Events cannot guarantee any specific Air and Water Show events on these days.