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7
Apr 2017

Where to Brunch Outdoors: 6 Nearby Spots

Weekend brunch is a favorite pastime for Chicago locals and visitors alike and there’s no better way to enjoy the beautiful spring and summer days than a delicious breakfast outside. Here are six options for easy b...
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29
Mar 2017

Welcome aboard: local snacks and beverages

We love snacks. And we especially love tasty snacks made in sweet home Chicago! We are pleased to welcome back some old favorites as well as introduce several newcomers. Get a bellyfull of deliciousness when you cruise aboard the Chicago...
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13
Feb 2017

Corporate Team Building: 10 Ideas

Planning a day away from the office for team building activities is worth the time and investment. Samantha McDuffee of Teambonding.com says, “Team bonding brings people together by encouraging collaboration and teamwork. Fun activities that help people see each o...
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13
Feb 2017

Photo: Doggy Paddle Aquatic Center

Chicago Winter Dog Fun

Winters can feel long, especially for our four-legged friends who dream of summer romps at the local dog park, long evening walks and laying belly up in the warm sunshine. Chase away doggie winter blues with these Chicagoland indoor dog...
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19
Jan 2017

Summer 2017: 12 Things We're Looking Forward to

There are 152 days until summer. But hey, who's counting? Summer officially begins in Chicago at 11:24pm on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. That’s 93 days, 15 hours and 38 minutes of pure bliss. But thankfully, here in Chicago we don’t restrict summer to dat...
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8
Dec 2016

Five Reasons to Plan a Wedding Cruise

Where you choose to get married is a key decision in setting the overall tone for your wedding ceremony and reception. With many incredible venues across the city to select from, we like to think a wedding cruise stands...
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16
Nov 2016

Photo: Spinning J Bakery & Soda Fountain

Best Chicago Thanksgiving Pies

Pies are delicious. And practically a must at Thanksgiving. But not everyone has the time to impress their holiday guests with a made-from-scratch post-turkey masterpiece. But that doesn't mean you can't still be the Thanksgiving pie hero...
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14
Nov 2016

Photo: 2016 Cruise Chicago Photo Contest Winner: Catherine McKenzie

WINNERS! 2016 Cruise Chicago Photo Contest

Congratulations to our 2016 Cruise Chicago Photo Contest finalists and winners! Be sure to check back in summer of 2017 to participate in our Annual Photo Contest. Meet our 2016 Grand Prize Winner, Catherine McKenzie, from Appleton, Wisconsin: 1. Tell us...
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