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 every Wednesday from June 19 to August 28.

Ticket package price for adults only (must be 21 years of age or older), purchased online or on site: $44.95 per ticket ($39.95 for Chicago residents); includes admission to Jazzin' at the Shedd.

Shoreline cruise details

  • Boats will leave from and drop off at the Museum Campus dock. Boats depart at 9 p.m., and there is no reentry to Shedd after the tour.
  • Cruises run approximately 45 minutes.
  • The last ticket sale will be at 8:15 p.m.
  • Shoreline boats are not wheelchair 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. 

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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