Our Company

Chicago's First Lady Cruises offers Chicago's finest fleet of cruising vessels, accommodating groups ranging from 2 to 250. We’re one of the most unique Chicago private party locations for special events, outdoor wedding ceremonies and receptions, networking events, private corporate events, birthday party cruises, chartered Chicago boat tours and much more. Whether you choose to cruise on the Chicago River, Lake Michigan or both, we promise your party will be a night to remember.

Chicago's First Lady Cruises is the official cruise line of the Chicago Architecture Foundation and is proud to present the official Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise aboard Chicago’s First Lady Cruises.

dba: Chicago's First Lady Cruises
State of Illinois Incorporation: Nov.1990

Southeast corner of the Michigan Avenue Bridge at Wacker Drive. Chicago, Illinois, 60601, USA.
Please note: No US Mail delivery received at dock

Corporate & Sales Office
1242 W. Northwest Highway, Palatine, IL 60067
Tel: 847-358-1330
Fax: 847-991-5255


President: Holly H. Agra
Chief Financial Officer: Captain Bob Agra
Vice President: Bob Agra III
Chief Engineer: Mike Shivers
Director of Tour Sales: Nancy Trujillo
Director of Human Resources: Amy Mares
Director of Marketing: Melanie Mapes
Director of Vessel Operations: Captain Gabe Argumedo
Director of Bar Operations: Kaitlin Victor

Chicago's First Lady Cruises is certified by the City of Chicago as a woman-owned business.