The Chicago Riverwalk is complete!

The third and final phase of the Chicago Riverwalk is officially complete! Saving the best for last, this phase is easily the most unique one yet. Running from LaSalle Drive all the way west to the split at Lake Street, each section has it’s own “theme”.Read more

5 Reasons We Love Fall Cruising

Summer may have come to an end (heavy sigh) but that doesn’t mean that 2016 cruising days are behind you. It just means that you get to experience one of the river’s best kept secrets – fall cruising! We asked our crew what makes fall cruising on the Chicago River so amazing.Read more

Favorite Frost Flavor Combos

After speaking with our crew members, the gents at Downtown Docks and the ladies who scoop gelato perfection at Frost Gelato, we’ve compiled a list of our favorite flavor combinations. So take notes and get ready to make amazing gelato even better!Read more

6 Tips for a kid-friendly cruise

We get this question a lot: “Can kids come on the boat?” The answer is YES! Boat rides are fun for everyone, but no one loves them more than our littlest visitors. An electric boat cruise is a family-friendly activity, we asked our crew members and past guests for a couple of tips to make the most out of a family boat ride. Pack Snacks   You are welcome to bring food and drinks on your cruise, so pack a fun bagRead more

Frost Gelato at the Chicago Riverwalk

Summer is here and things on the Chicago Riverwalk just got sweeter! Frost Gelato, a favorite summertime treat, is now open at Downtown Docks, located right across the river from Chicago Electric Boat Company. We can’t get enough of this tasty treat and recommend it as a pre or post cruise indulgence to round out the perfect day on the Chicago River. Frost Gelato, makers of the beloved Italian treat with more than 10 locations worldwide, has opened its newest location,Read more