Spirit of Chicago Yacht

Special Chicago Pier Pressure Pre-July 4th Yacht Party

The only way to catch the true spirit of Chicago is to embark on the Pier Pressure™ cruise.

Pier Pressure Chicago Pre-July 4th Yacht Party
The only way to catch the true spirit of Chicago is to embark on the Pier Pressure™ cruise.

VIP NightLife & CHI NightLife Presents…

Pier Pressure™

Pre 4th of July Bash!

"Everyone's Doing It!"

4 Decks | 2 DJs | 2 Floors of Music | 1 Amazing Cruise

with World Class House Music & Open Format DJs:

The only way to catch the true spirit of Chicago is to embark on this Pier Pressure™ cruise. Let loose and set sail along the gorgeous Chicago Skyline aboard the multi-million dollar Spirit of Chicago luxury yacht. Bring your significant and or entourage of friends; and create the ultimate experience that no club, hotel or land entity could offer.

The Perks of this VIP Cruise: 

  • Breathtaking views of the Chicago skyline, harbor, Lake Michigan & beyond
  • Two live DJs on two floors with two dance areas playing the hits of today with House & Top 40 Hip-Hop
  • A gorgeous fun filled crowd.
  • Plenty of fully stocked & professionally staffed bars
  • Spectacular group saving packages
  • And more...

This isn't like any other cruise or event. Hornblower Cruises & CHI Nightlife's mission is to make sure our Pier Pressure Yacht Party is a perfect one for you and all your friends; so join us the ultimate party cruise! Questions? Need assistance? Call: 312.878.0707.  Don’t be shy to have the time of your life on Chicago's #1-Rated yacht party!!

Current Schedule:

  • Check-in: 11:00pm
  • VIP Boarding: 11:15pm
  • GA Boarding: 11:30pm (DON'T BE LATE)
  • Cruise Time: 12:00am – 2:00am
  • Spirit of Chicago | 600 E. Grand Ave. Chicago, IL 60611

Some Info to Know:

Do NOT Miss the Boat. Gates close at 11:55 PM. Cruise leaves at 12AM sharp! We reserved a spot for you on our cruise.
All Sales are Final. Absolutely NO Refunds or exchanges. Prices are subject to change while supplies last.
Age Requirement: Must be 21+ to participate.
Parking: We recommend you park in the East Garage, using door 10 to most easily access the Spirit of Chicago. For the most current parking rates, visit Navy Pier Garages >
Make sure to give yourself plenty of time to find parking. CHI Nightlife and Hornblower Cruises & Events are not responsible for any parking lots.
Please DO NOT Drink & Drive. Use Ride Share Apps: Lyft or Uber.
Dress Code will be enforced:  Dress to impress. This is an upscale event with cocktail attire required for entrance. Men will not be allowed to wear ball caps, plain t-shirts, hi-tops or tennis shoes. Ideal wear would be nice slacks or dark jeans, dress shirt, blazer jacket. Ladies always look fabulous in dresses. If you do not meet the dress code; you may NOT be allowed to board and no refund will be given.
Please Note: This party cruise is expected to follow CDC Guidelines with social distancing and masks if & when necessary. All staff will have necessary PPE for excellent clean service. If event is canceled due to Covid-19, you'll be refunded.

Additional Information:

No alcohol, open containers or outside food permitted. No illegal drugs or controlled substances, including prescription drugs and marijuana, will be tolerated.
Using marijuana on the water is a illegal, regardless of a medical condition(s). The use and or possession of illegal drugs or controlled substances is absolutely prohibited by Hornblower Cruises & Events and the US Coast Guard.
Hornblower Cruises & Events holds a zero tolerance policy related to illegal substances aboard all vessels and anyone who is caught participating or processing any such items will not be allowed to board and substances will be confiscated.
If you are thought to be under the influence of, or caught participating in, illegal substances on board, you will be quarantined until the boat can safely return to dock. The cruise is subject to end for all guests immediately upon doing.

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