Fireworks Tour

Best seats in the city

See the summer spectacle

The Chicago skyline at night is an incredible sight, and it’s even better with an up-close view of the Navy Pier fireworks! 

On Wednesday and Saturday evenings, you can take our Skyline Lake Tour and end your visit with a front-row view of the Navy Pier fireworks. On our boat, you’ll have the best seats in the city for the fantastic fireworks display.

Navy Pier with fireworks
Shoreline Sightseeing booth at Grand Avenue Navy Pier dock
All aboard

Casting off

Our Skyline Lake Tours only depart from our Navy Pier dock at 600 E. Grand Ave. From Navy Pier, you’ll head out on a majestic boat tour of Lake Michigan where you’ll be able to see Chicago’s renowned skyscrapers and landmarks light up.


Our Skyline Lake Tour takes you on a loop around Lake Michigan, heading both north and south on the lake, you’ll see many of Chicago’s famous landmarks and the classic skyline vista. 

Skyline Lake Tour route map

Adults: $40.95

Children (3-12): $24.15

Children 2 and under: Free

Tour highlights:
  • Front-row views of the Navy Pier fireworks display (Wednesday and Saturday evenings only)

  • View iconic landmarks including the Willis Tower, 875 N. Michigan Ave (the former John Hancock Center), Aqua Tower, and The St. Regis Chicago (Vista Tower)

  • Enjoy the illuminated Chicago skyline at night from Lake Michigan