Jazzin' Shoreline Cruise

Experience Jazzin' at the Shedd like never before! Shedd has partnered with Shoreline Sightseeing to offer an evening fireworks cruise during Jazzin' at the Shedd.

Purchase tickets here.

Discover everything Jazzin' at the Shedd has to offer, then enjoy the sights of Shoreline's Classic Lake Tour while getting a front-row view of the Navy Pier fireworks display.

Cruises will be available on all Jazzin' dates from June through August.

Ticket package price for adults only (must be 21 years of age or older), purchased online or on site: $35 per ticket; includes admission to Jazzin' at the Shedd.

Shoreline cruise details

  • Boats will leave from the Museum Campus dock at 9 p.m. and drop off back at Shedd.
  • Cruises run approximately 45 minutes.
  • The last ticket sale will be at 8:30 p.m.
  • Shoreline boats are not handicapped accessible.
  • Some boats will have cash bars available. Please ask the boat crew at boarding.
  • Cruises will continue to run in the rain and will only be canceled due to unsafe conditions, high wind, or extreme weather.

Tickets are nonrefundable and are only valid for the purchased date. If you need to reschedule after purchasing, please contact Shedd Aquarium at 312-939-2438. 

Calling all teachers!

Educators, join us for a free Teacher Jazzin' at the Shedd, Wednesday, Aug. 16! You can chat with other teachers, meet one of Shedd’s animals up close, explore resources and programs for your class and enjoy light appetizers. RSVP here!

Purchase group tickets to Jazzin'

Group tickets are now available for Jazzin'! For groups of 15 or more, click here to reserve your tickets today.

Traffic Alerts

Throughout the year, special events can affect traffic and parking. Please check here to plan around traffic so you can spend the most time at Jazzin'!

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