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Shoreline Sightseeing Offers Two Tours to See Chicago's Summer Fireworks

4/30/18 | by

Shoreline Sightseeing Offers Two Tours to See Chicago's Summer Fireworks

Choice of Architecture Fireworks Tour or Lake Fireworks Tour to view Navy Pier displays beginning Memorial Day Weekend

Shoreline Sightseeing offers two tour options to take in the annual summer fireworks from Navy Pier. Both tours run Saturday evenings from May 26 to September 1 and Wednesday evenings from May30 through August 29.

The 90-minute Architecture Fireworks begins with a guided architecture tour led by Shoreline’s expert and entertaining guides featuring close-up views of Chicago’s world-famous landmarks lining the Chicago River. The tour ends with viewing of the Navy Pier Fireworks displays. Architecture Fireworks Tours depart from two locations; Polk Bros Park at the southwest corner of Navy Pier and from the northeast corner of the Michigan Avenue Bridge. Wednesday departures are at 8:15 p.m. Saturday departures are at 9:00 p.m. Adults: $38-$45. Children 12 and under: $16 - $22.

The 60-minute Lake Fireworks Tours combines a panoramic Lake Michigan cruise with lakeside viewing of the Navy Pier fireworks. Lake Fireworks Tours depart from Shoreline’s dock at the west end of Navy Pier on Saturday evenings at 9:30 p.m. and on Wednesday evenings at 9:00 p.m. Adults: $28 - $32, Children 12 and under: $14.

For additional information, daily departure schedule or to buy tickets, please visit our website.

About Shoreline Sightseeing: Now in its 79th season, Shoreline Sightseeing operates Chicago's largest and most diverse fleet of cruise boats and water taxis with 10 major tour vessels and six water taxis. Brothers Chip and Matt Collopy are the third generation of family ownership.

For more information please visit our website