There’s no city quite like Chicago. With the buzz of a big city and the warmth and feel of the magical Midwest, the Windy City is romantic and has so much to offer making it a perfect place for couples to say, “I do.” And if you’re tying the knot with the love of your life in the Windy City, be sure to make plans for that all-important rehearsal dinner.

Chicago is a city filled with numerous fun and exciting things to do and spectacular skyscrapers to photograph. Its architecture is at the heart of this vibrant metropolis. It has hip restaurants, museums, and cool nightlife spots. Visitors and residents alike enjoy the Chicago Riverwalk, running from Lake Street to the lakefront. The Chicago River plays a huge part in this city, making it the perfect spot to have your rehearsal dinner on the water with City Cruises. With exhilarating views of the Willis Tower, Navy Pier, and so many more sights to see, you and your guests will enjoy an exciting time that you will remember for a lifetime.


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Your Rehearsal Dinner on the Water with Chicago as Your Backdrop

Whether it’s the Chicago River or Lake Michigan, the Windy City has options to make your rehearsal dinner one to be remembered. In a city famous for its architectural history, getting a new perspective of the sights from the water is truly special. Throw in a special event such as a rehearsal dinner, or any wedding-related event for that matter, is the perfect recipe for a magical moment.

City Cruises Chicago has a dedicated team of caring and helpful people to ensure your wedding rehearsal dinner on the water is everything you dreamed of so you can kick back, relax, and soak up the moment. We will help you with all the planning, go over every detail, and ensure everything falls into place and is taken care of so you can enjoy your special dinner with your guests before the big day.


Rehearsal Dinner Packages Just for You


Having your rehearsal dinner on the water is one way to make it stand out, but City Cruises will also help you personalize it to your taste. We will help with custom décor and themes if you choose. And when it comes to menu selections, we have choices to suit every palate. You and your guests will enjoy delicious culinary delights that can be customized to your liking. We also accommodate dietary restrictions and special requests.

City Cruises also has all-inclusive options to fit your budget. Whatever vision you have for your special rehearsal dinner in Chicago, City Cruises will take care of it all. Some things our event packages include are:

  • Two- to three-hour packages aboard one of our beautiful yachts
  • Chef-prepared menu options of plated, food station, or buffet menu
  • Dessert
  • Bar à cocktails payant
  • Chine, linge de maison, verrerie
  • Personnel de service et barmen
  • Divertissement

While planning a wedding can be an extremely stressful time, your rehearsal dinner planning does not have to be. Our City Cruises event planners will work with you and your ideas. We will help put it together and have it all planned out so that you know what to expect on your special evening.


Your Chicago City Cruises Venue Options

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City Cruises has several yachts, or floating venues, from which to choose. Explore our Chicago City Fleet and learn all about our yacht venues, which are all top-of-the-line and have their own distinct look and personality.

  • Odyssey Lake Michigan is an explorer’s dream. This four-level grand dining vessel has four outer decks and a rooftop observation deck. There are many luxurious touches throughout the yacht.
  • The Odyssey Chicago River is a smaller, single-level climate-controlled venue. It is a glass-enclosed dining vessel that cruises on the Chicago River. At this venue, you will enjoy up-close views of Chicago’s famous landmarks and architecture.
  • The Spirit of Chicago offers four levels with three interior climate-controlled dining decks. It also has two exterior observation decks.
  • City Cruises newest four-level dining vessel is the Spirit of Navy Pier. It has three interior climate-controlled dining decks and two exterior observation decks.

No matter which vessel you choose, your rehearsal dinner will stand out and your guests will have a great time. From the views of the Chicago skyline to the food and drinks, City Cruises will ensure your rehearsal dinner is the perfect prelude to your upcoming nuptials.


Book Your Chicago Rehearsal Dinner with City Cruises!

Since your rehearsal dinner in Chicago is approaching, make sure to get all your ideas and details together. City Cruises is ready to help plan your special event along with you and your partner. We will make sure everything comes together and take care of all the small details so that you can sit back, relax, and have an amazing time. Just fill out this form and one of our event planners will contact you to get the process started.