Thanksgiving Day Signature Afternoon Lunch Cruise FAQs

What makes City Cruises' Thanksgiving lunch in Chicago special?

The City Cruises’ Chicago Thanksgiving Day Signature Afternoon Lunch Cruise takes the traditional Thanksgiving luncheon and elevates it to a memorable occasion. Enjoy a chef-prepared buffet as you cruise on Lake Michigan with breathtaking skyline views, including iconic landmarks like Navy Pier and Willis Tower. Our climate-controlled interiors and open-air roof decks provide guests with optimal comfort as they take in the city’s beauty. To enhance the festive atmosphere, our fully stocked bar, games, and live DJ entertainment are on hand. Celebrate Thanksgiving in style and create cherished memories amidst Chicago’s magnificent backdrop. 

What sights can you see on a Thanksgiving lunch cruise in Chicago?

During the Chicago Thanksgiving Day Signature Afternoon Lunch Cruise, guests are treated to unrivaled views of Chicago’s iconic skyline. Standout landmarks visible from the cruise include the Navy Pier, Willis Tower, and the Adler Planetarium. Cruising on Lake Michigan offers a unique perspective of Chicago, making it a captivating experience as you enjoy your Thanksgiving feast. 

Are both food and drinks served on the Thanksgiving lunch in Chicago?

Yes, guests aboard the Chicago Thanksgiving Day Signature Afternoon Lunch Cruise will delight in a buffet that is chef-prepared with all the traditional Thanksgiving trimmings. To accompany the meal, a fully stocked bar offers creative cocktails, wine, and beer for purchase. Guests can also enjoy unlimited servings of coffee, hot tea, iced tea, and water. 

Why is Thanksgiving a great holiday to get out on the water with City Cruises?

Thanksgiving is a time for gratitude, shared moments, and creating memories with loved ones. Celebrating it aboard a City Cruises vessel on Lake Michigan introduces a refreshing twist to the traditional festivities. With Chicago’s iconic skyline as your backdrop, gourmet dining, and entertainment onboard, it’s a unique and memorable way to mark the holiday. Every detail, from the food to the views, is curated for your enjoyment, allowing guests to fully immerse themselves in the celebration.