Family Easter Cruise - Springtime Cruise With the Easter Bunny

Sat Mar 30 2024 at 01:00 pm to 05:30 pm

Anita Dee II TEMPORARILY LOCATED at BURNHAM HARBOR (See directions below) | Chicago

Chicago Skyline Cruises
Publisher/HostChicago Skyline Cruises
Family Easter Cruise - Springtime Cruise With the Easter Bunny Don't worry. Be HOPPY!  Get into the Springtime spirit aboard our three story luxury yacht for the Family Easter Cruise on Lake Michigan!
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Chicago may be the Second City, but our cruises are first class! Cruising aboard a three story, 140 foot, luxury yacht, you'll enjoy all of the following. Whether celebrating with friends, or getting the whole family out for a special day, this is an event you're not going to want to miss! 

  • Hop around on the dance floor with the Easter Bunny!
  • 3 floors of fun with 2 of them being indoor and climate-controlled
  • Shake your groove thing to some family friendly party tunes!
  • Show off your artistic side by taking advantage of our paper Easter egg coloring station.
  • Amazing views (perfect for Instagram) of the Chicago skyline, Chicago's iconic landmarks, the harbor and more. Snap a pic aboard the cruise!
  • Fully stocked bars serving up your favorite drinks for those of age!

Get your tickets now and HOP aboard!

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  • These events are PRIVATE EVENTS hosted by Please do NOT call the Anita Dee for any questions as they will NOT have any of our event information.
    • Boarding will begin 30 minutes prior to scheduled cruise time.
    • *Important: Ticketed Passengers MUST be boarded 10 min before departure time! Standby boarding starts 10 min before the departure time. Late ticketed passengers will be placed at the end of the standby line. There are no refunds if you miss the boarding time indicated above. As soon as boarding is complete, the gate will close and the crew will start preparing for departure. No one else will be permitted to board. Please be on time, as the boat will leave without you!
    • Please have your printed Eventbrite QR Code and your valid 21+ ID (if you plan to drink alcohol) ready as you enter the boarding line.
  • ? We HIGHLY recommend not driving to the event. We strongly recommend taking public transportation or ride share. Details below.?.
  • Got Other Questions? Please read our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) section below. If you have any other questions, please e-mail: [email protected] or Call: 312-500-0389.
All guests must adhere to the dress code requirements, zero tolerance policies, parking info and Covid policies listed below.
  1. THERE IS NO PARKING AT DUSABLE HARBOR. Use the map below which details parking options in the area. Give yourself plenty of time to park off site and get to the harbor/boat by the scheduled boarding time. We HIGHLY recommend taking public transportation (taxi, Uber, Lyft, etc) to the event. The closest parking lot is a 25 min walk to the boat. We've listed parking lot options below in the event you need to drive. Be sure to allow time to park in one of these off-site parking lot options and arrive at the harbor on-time for boarding and departure.
  2. ENTRY ON BOARD THE YACHT IS STRICTLY DENIED for any person intoxicated with alcohol or narcotics or in possession of weapons, alcohol, tobacco, e-cigarettes, narcotics or contraband; this includes ALL THC related products. There will be absolutely no smoking marijuana, cannabis, W**d or THC vape pens at any time during the cruise. It is illegal to possess marijuana, in any quantity, on the boat. The boats are regulated by the United States Coast Guard and individuals in possession of Marijuana or other narcotics are subject to arrest for violation of federal laws).
  3. FIGHTING, THREATS OR AGGRESSIVE BEHAVIOR: There is a zero tolerance policy before, during or after cruises for any individual(s) fighting or exhibiting aggressive and violent behavior. Individuals making verbal threats or engaging in behavior that is perceived by security or Anita Dee staff as a threat to the safety of others, or fighting in any capacity, will be detained by security and turned over to the Chicago Police Department to be arrested immediately upon returning to dock. Individuals will be blacklisted and denied entry to any future event and no refunds will be issued. If the head of security and/or captain makes a decision to return to the dock and end the event early due to fighting or threatening behavior, there will be no refunds.
  4. COVID: Anita Dee Yacht Charters will enforce the current federal, state or city of Chicago Covid protocols that exist the day of the event. Facemasks are encouraged for the indoor portions of the boat, but not required.
  5. DRESS CODE: A Semi-Formal Dress code strictly enforced. If you have any doubts, don't wear it! Please see below for additional dress code info.
    • ❌No athletic attire, jogging pants, etc.
    • ❌No baseball, trucker, fitted, snapback, backstrap brimmed hats allowed.
    • ❌No neck tattoos, facial tattoos, gang tattoos or gang representation of any type
    • ❌No provocative or revealing clothing. No undergarments should be visible.
    • ❌No bikinis or bathing suits of any kind
    • ❌No gang related tattoos or representation of any type.
    • ✅ Dress appropriately! You are coming on a nice cruise!

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REASONS TO BUY EARLY: In addition to getting tickets at a lower price, those who purchase early will also receive free tickets and/or deeply discounted tickets to future events.

FREE STUFF: Your tickets also include over $200 in Freebies* including: $10 of FREE Bitcoin from Coinbase, $10 in FREE food from Ritual and more! Click HERE for more info. *All offers valid for first time users only and subject to change without notice.

PHOTO CONTEST: Enter to win by using #312Cruises in your posts on Instagram or Facebook! Our panel of judges will go through the pictures and winners will be contacted afterward! Prizes include tickets to tasting festivals, cocktail cruises on Lake Michigan and more!

?Other Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):
  • What is the address? Anita Dee II is TEMPORARILY LOCATED at BURNHAM HARBOR (See directions below)
  • Is there food on the boat? No, please eat before coming to the event.
  • Is there a bar on the boat? Yes, there is a full bar on the boat.
  • Can I bring my own food and drinks? Absolutely no outside food or beverage is allowed. Bags will be checked.
  • How much is parking? Where do I park? See the infographics below for parking options. We are unafiliated with the parking lots and cannot guarantee availability or pricing. We do NOT recommend driving to the event. Please take public transportation. If you choose to drive, please allow ample time to travel and park prior to the event!
  • How do I redeem my voucher (ex. Groupon) for a date? Please download your voucher and follow the step by step redemption instructions or Click here. Please contact the daily deal site for any assistance on getting your voucher # if you can't locate it.
  • What kind of music will be played? We will play a variety of family friendly and pop music with the goal of making the cruise enjoyable for all guests.
  • Can I get a refund? Unfortunately, all tickets are non-refundable after purchase.
  • Can I reschedule (including emergencies)? Unfortunately, all tickets are final as soon as you reserve a date. A spot is automatically reserved for you and can't be rescheduled.
  • Can I give my ticket to someone else even if my name is on it? Yes! If you have an Eventbrite ticket, you can give that to anyone regardless of the name on the ticket. We need an unused ticket with a barcode to scan.
  • It's raining outside. Can I reschedule? Cruises are on rain / shine and cannot be rescheduled. There is also an interior deck on the boat. There is no need to call us to ask if the event is cancelled. We will send an e-mail out if the event gets cancelled.
  • Does the boat have a bathroom? Yes, the boat has a bathroom.
  • Is the boat handicap accessible?
    • The Anita Dee II is handicap accessible if it is a manual wheelchair (only first floor is handicap accessible). The boat crew can help store the chair in one of the closets once the person is on board. The aft (back) deck of the lowest level is all windows with good views.
  • Can I book the entire boat? Yes, please e-mail us for more info.
  • Where are my Eventbrite tickets? I can't find them. Please click here.
  • Who can I contact with further questions? For the fastest response please email [email protected]. You can also call us at 312-500-0389.


The Anita Dee II is temporarily docked at Burnham Harbor - S Dock (1559 S Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, IL 60605). Please use directions, map and infographics below. Please note that the parking lots listed below are credit card only.

  • DRIVING (Parking at South Parking Lot): Lake Shore Drive exit at 18th Street. Head East on 18th Street towards Lake Michigan for about 1/4 mile. Turn right into the South Parking Lot. Stay to the left and park. Use the walking path (shown on map with red dots) to head east to the Anita Dee II.
  • DRIVING (Alternate parking at Waldron Parking Deck): If the South Parking Lot is not available, drive directly across 18th street to Waldron Parking Deck (458 E 18th Dr.). Park immediately upon entering the parking structure (as close to 18th as possible). Exit the lot on foot and immediately turn left. Walk East along 18th Street just a few hundred feet to the intersection with a Stop Sign and an arrow pointing South towards McCormick Place. Turn right and cross 18th Street, heading South on the walking path. Proceed South on the walking path until you arrive at a driveway (indicated by the red dots on the map), turn left at the driveway and walk East to S-Dock and the Anita Dee II.
  • GETTING DROPPED OFF: Lake Shore Drive exit at 18th Street. Head East on 18th Street to the first stop sign. Get dropped off immediately after the intersection and the walking path will be on your right. Proceed South on the walking path until you arrive at a driveway (indicated by the red dots on the map), turn left at the driveway and walk East to S-Dock and the Anita Dee II.

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Rules, Regulations & Disclaimers: A valid ticket with scannable QR code is required by all guests to board. It is recommended to print a paper ticket to prevent any technology complications which would prevent your ticket from displaying on your phone. There is no guest list at the boat, each ticket must be scanned. Security reserves the right to inspect all bags and persons. Absolutely no outside food or beverage may be brought on the boat. Enjoy responsibly and no guest under 21 is permitted to accept or be served alcohol. Please be aware that this event will comply with the Illinois Liquor Control Act 235 ILCS 5/6-16(a). Guests who are deemed intoxicated (or otherwise unfit) upon arrival, will be denied entry and no refunds will be given. We want all guests to enjoy themselves on the cruise, but please note you will be on the boat for an extended amount of time and our number one priority is the safety of all guests. The boat will depart the dock as soon as boarding is completed. Once the boat begins its cast off procedure, for the safety of all guests, absolutely no late arrivals will be allowed within the security fence to board. If you are late, you will be left at the harbor without a refund. In the event of dangerous weather conditions, security situations, mechanical issues with the locks, the boat, etc., the boat may not cruise, but the party will still go on at the dock. In the event of rain, or other inclement weather, the party will continue on the enclosed portion of the boat. Any ticketing/technical issues will be handled by Please contact them directly at Sorry – no refunds or price adjustments. The Eventbrite system does not allow us to restrict people who are underage from buying tickets. Cruise length will vary based upon multiple factors, including, but not limited to: boarding time, lock operations, boat traffic, weather, special events such as fireworks, emergency situations, etc. There will be a variety of music played with the goal of making a fun cruise for the entire crowd. The music's volume level will be set to an acceptable level intended to please all guests and may be regulated/limited by safety regulations set forth by the captain. For further Terms and Conditions of this event and ticket purchase please see “Ticket Purchase and Event Terms and Conditions” in checkout before purchasing these tickets; which shall also be binding and shall be incorporated by reference as though fully stated herein.

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Anita Dee II TEMPORARILY LOCATED at BURNHAM HARBOR (See directions below), 1559 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, United States


USD 20.00 to USD 25.00

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