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13
Jul 2018

Feature Friday: Wayne Johnson

Meet Wayne, a docent for the Chicago Architecture Foundation who has been a volunteer since 2016. Wayne shares his passion for Chicago and architecture with visitors and locals alike as a docent aboard the Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise....
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12
Jul 2018

Photo: Dennis Lee Photography

Real Event: Rock the Boat

The Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation hosted a fundraising cruise on June 19th aboard Chicago's Leading Lady. We connected with their Executive Director, Katie Hurley Wales (pictured below), to learn more about the foundation and why they chose...
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6
Jul 2018

Feature Friday: Taylor Lumpkin

Meet Taylor Lumpkin, a Chicago's First Lady Cruises and Mercury Cruises employee who has been with the company since 2015. Taylor works in the ticket office assisting with answering phone calls from concierge and guests, booking...
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26
Jun 2018

Real Event: Art on the Water

On Wednesday, May 23rd, The SoFo Tap boarded Chicago's First Lady for "Art On The Water", benefitting Friends of Audubon. The art sale and cocktail party hosted by local Chicago Queen, Sofanda Booze and produced...
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5
Jun 2018

Sunrise Stretch Yoga Cruise Series

Our annual Sunrise Stretch Yoga Cruise Series sets sail again this year on Sunday, June 17th and continues on July 1st, July 15th, July 29th and August 12th. With views so breathtaking that you might forget to exhale, these...
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16
May 2018

Specialty Cruises: See Chicago in a New Light

Our summer schedule for the Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) River Cruise aboard Chicago’s First Lady Cruises begins May 18th with increased departure times and two specialty CAF River Cruise experiences. See Chicago in a new light with our Capture C...
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19
Apr 2018

6 Ideas to Transform Your Next Cruise Event

You're thinking about booking a private cruise for your next event (or maybe you already have)...now what? While the beautiful views of Chicago are certainly entertainment enough, here are six more ideas to entertain your guests...
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