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AFROFUSION MIDNIGHT SUMMER CRUISE YACHT PARTY

July 16 @ 11:30 pm - July 17 @ 5:00 am CDT

THE BIGGEST YACHT PARTY OF THE SUMMER

Get ready for an amazing experience!!

Join D.I.S Entertainment at Afro Fusion Midnight Summer Cruise Yacht Party Series on Friday, July 16th, 2021

Enjoy Chicago’s beautiful skyline as you cruise down Lake Michigan aboard a luxury yacht. The yacht is equipped with 3 floors including a lounge area, dance floor, and top deck to party on.

International DJs playing AFRO BEATS, DANCEHALL, RNB, OLD SCHOOL, KOMPA, HOUSE, HIPHOP, SOCA, TOP 40 HITS and more.

Come enjoy the livest party on board the newly renovated Anita Dee II.

Catch breathtaking views of Chicago’s skyline while sailing on Lake Michigan.

CHECKING TIME

Checking will begin promptly at 11:30 p.m.

BOARDING TIME

Boarding will begin promptly at 12:15 a.m. 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!!

EARLY ARRIVAL IS HIGHLY SUGGESTED!!!

CRUISE TIME

Cruise will begin promptly at 1a.m and end at 5a.m

Questions & Answers

* What is the dress code? There is NO Dress code for the boat.

* Can I bring my own food/drink on the boat?

Answer: Absolutely no outside food or beverage may be brought on the boat.

* What do I need to bring to get on the boat?

Answer: Your printed or emailed ticket from Eventbrite and a valid ID. All guests must Be 21+.

* How do I get to the boat?

Answer: Please see below for a map and a detailed list of directions.

* What kind of music will be will played on board?

Answer: The DJ will start with Top 40 music, Hip-Hop, R&B, Soca, Reggae, Afrobeat and more.

Rules, Regulation & Disclaimers:

All guest must be 21+ with a valid goverment issued ID that will be checked by the security prior to boarding. A valid tickets with scannable QR code is require by all guest it is recommended to print a paper tickets to prevent any technology complications which would prevent your tickets from displaying on your phone.

There is no guest list at the boat, ticket must be scanned and security reserved the right to inspect all bags and patrons.

DIRECTIONS

The Anita Dee is docked at DuSable Harbor on the South side of the Chicago River at Lake Shore Drive.

** Since the Harbor has no real physical address, GPS and online directions are unreliable. Use the maps along with the directions below to get to the boat!

Driving (Parking in DuSable Harbor Parking Lot) *Parking ranges from $16-$24

FROM THE WEST

Head east toward the lake on Lower Randolph Street from Michigan Ave. or Columbus Drive. (If coming from Michigan Ave., stay to the left to access lower Randolph St., do not go to the upper level!)

Take Randolph Street all the way to the last stop light before the lake and turn left. (Do not enter cul-de-sac)

Immediately after you turn, merge left to ramp leading down to parking lot.

At bottom of ramp, take ticket at the gate (pay upon exit) then drive straight to the end of the lot.

Park, walk out of opening on the right/east side of the lot. Both yachts will be to your left on the River.

From the North Via Lake Shore Drive

Take Randolph St. exit off of Lake Shore Drive.

Turn left at bottom of Randolph St. exit ramp.

Turn left at second light (Do not enter cul-de-sac).

Immediately after you turn, merge left to ramp leading down to parking lot.

At bottom of ramp, take ticket at the gate (pay upon exit) then drive straight to the end of the lot.

Park, walk out of opening on the right/east side of the lot. Both yachts will be to your left on the River.

From the South Via Lake Shore Drive

Exit to Randolph/Wacker Dr. off of Lake Shore Drive. Stay in middle lane of ramp.

At bottom of ramp, proceed straight beyond traffic light.

Merge left to ramp leading down to parking lot.

At bottom of ramp, take ticket at the gate (pay upon exit) then drive straight to the end of the lot.

Park, walk out of opening on the right/east side of the lot. Both yachts will be to your left on the River .

Alternate Parking Locations: In the event that DuSable Harbor Parking Lot is at capacity, we’ve listed additional parking options.

Millennium Park Garage – 5 S. Columbus – (312) 616-0600

ABM Parking Services – 400 N McClurg – (855) 234-0260

Standard – 505 E. Illinois – (312) 494-9770

ABM Parking Services – 323 E. Wacker – (312) 268-8116

LAZ Parking – 350 E. Monroe – (312) 616-0600

Navy Pier Lots – 600 E Grand – (312) 595-5072

Dropped Off

If getting dropped off by taxi, instead of telling the driver an address, tell them to drop off where lower Randolph Street meets the lakefront, DuSable Harbor, or Columbia Yacht Club.

Lower Randolph Street, east to the lakefront. Drop off at DuSable Harbor cul-de-sac

Walk down to the lake front path and turn left/walk north along the lakefront.

Our yachts will be straight ahead at the end of the lakefront path where it ends at the Chicago River.

Taxis can also go inside to the end of the DuSable Harbor Parking Lot which is closer (directions above in ‘Driving’). If they’re there for less than 15 mins, there is no charge.

Walking From the Loop

Take any stairway down to the Riverwalk on the south side of the Chicago River.

Walk east toward the lake (From Michigan Ave. Bridge- 10 min walk)

The south side of the Riverwalk ends at our boats just east of the Lake Shore Drive Bridge

From Navy Pier

Walk west on Illinois to Lower Lake Shore Drive, the first street on your left.

Cross Lower Lake Shore Drive to the west side of the street and turn left.

Once you cross over the Chicago River, look for the staircase on your right to walk down to Riverwalk

Turn left to go through tunnel on Riverwalk

Once you exit tunnel, you’ll see both yachts to your left on the River.

From Millennium Park

Head east on Monroe and cross over to the east side of Lake Shore Drive.

Turn left or walk north on the lakefront path.

Once you pass Columbia Yacht Club, keep walking north for 4-5 mins- Path ends at Chicago River and our Yachts.

We hope you can join us!! This will be a sold out event!

All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges. If for some reason you arrive on time and are not granted admission your ticket will be credited towards our next event or we will provide an offering of equal or greater value in exchange for your inconvenience.

Details

Start:
July 16 @ 11:30 pm CDT
End:
July 17 @ 5:00 am CDT
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Venue

Anita Dee Yacht Charters
200 North Breakwater Access
Chicago, IL 60601 United States
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