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Choose from two of the most unique venues in the city: Odyssey Chicago River or Odyssey Lake Michigan.

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    Odyssey Chicago River

    Odyssey Chicago River

    • Cruises the Chicago River from the Riverwalk in downtown Chicago
    • Reserve a large table, a private deck, or charter the whole ship
    • Up to 200 guests can be seated in our large indoor dining deck
    • Climate-controlled decks designed for cruising 365 days-a-year
    • Seating capacity: Inside seated dining 200 | Outdoor deck 50
    • Amenities: Plated service, WIFI, projector, sound system, TVs, DJ, dance floor, wrap-around outdoor deck

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    Odyssey Lake Michigan

    Odyssey Lake Michigan

    • Cruises Lake Michigan from Navy Pier in downtown Chicago
    • Reserve a large table, a private deck, or charter the whole ship
    • Up to 749 guests can fit on 3 dining decks
    • Climate-controlled decks designed for cruising 365 days-a-year
    • Seating capacity: Topaz 232 | Sapphire 250 | Amethyst 146 | Open-air roof deck
    • Amenities: Plated service, WIFI, projector, sound system, TVs, DJ, dance floor, open-air rooftop lounge

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    Quick Facts

    • Odyssey Chicago River & Odyssey Lake Michigan share the same menus
    • Both offer 3-course, plated meals freshly prepared by an onboard chef
    • Dinner, lunch, and brunch menu options available
    • Menu enhancements: Passed hors d’oeuvres, specialized desserts, specialty menus
    • Bar enhancements: Signature cocktails, outdoor bar, coffee station

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    Quick Facts

    • Professional onboard DJ playing current hits and classic favorites
    • Photo packages: Souvenir photos, custom step & repeat, roaming photographer
    • Entertainment enhancements: Live music, casino games, caricaturist
    • Additional enhancements: Custom décor and florals, ice sculptures, captain's hats, flexible boarding and cruising times, adjustable pick-up and drop off locations, transportation, and more – just ask!

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    Odyssey Chicago River - $$$

    • Ship Capacity: Up to 200 guests can fit on our dining deck
    • Deck Capacity: Indoor dining deck 200 | Outdoor cocktail deck 50
    • Atmosphere:  European-inspired, glass enclosed ship
    • Food: Gourmet, 3-course plated meals
    • Please Note: We're now booking for summer 2018 onward


    Chicago Elite Private Yacht - $$$

    • Yacht Capacity: Up to 150 guests
    • Deck Capacity: Lower deck: seated dining | Middle deck: cocktail lounge | Roof deck
    • Atmosphere: High-end & exclusive. Private charters only 
    • Food: Your choice of plated, buffet, food stations, and/or butlered hors d'oeuvres
    • Experience Elite: Watch the video


    Mystic Blue Chicago - $$

    • Ship Capacity: Up to 749 guests can fit on our three private decks
    • Deck Capacity: Horizon 210 | Escapade 224 | Vista 76 | Open-air roof deck
    • Atmosphere: Casual & high energy. Features the largest windows in our fleet
    • Food: Buffet-style meals with freshly prepared entrees, sides and desserts
    • Experience Mystic: Watch the video

    Odyssey Lake Michigan - $$$

    • Ship Capacity: Up to 749 guests can fit on our three private decks
    • Deck Capacity: Topaz 232 | Sapphire 250 | Amythest 146 | Open-air roof deck
    • Atmosphere: Tri-deck yacht with elegant and upscale decor
    • Food: Gourmet, 3-course plated meals
    • Experience Odyssey Lake MichiganWatch the video


    Spirit of Chicago - $$

    • Ship Capacity: Up to 600 guests can fit on our three dining decks
    • Deck Capacity: Fiesta 202 | Jubilee 196 | Celebration 112 | Open-air roof deck
    • Atmosphere: Festive & fun. Newly renovated ship with indoor & outdoor games
    • Food: Buffet-style meals with freshly prepared entrees, sides and desserts
    • Experience Spirit: Watch the video