Huskies Set Sail – Chicago River Cocktail Cruise

Sunday, July 28


Delicious food, refreshing drinks, fellow Huskies and NIU's mascot Mission - what's not to love?

Join the NIU Alumni Association at 4 p.m. Sunday, July 28, for this two-hour cruise on the Chicago River. We will be taking in the sights of downtown Chicago in this brand new glass-enclosed boat. Take this opportunity to experience the city in a whole new way!

Hors d'oeuvres, beer, wine, cocktails and soft drinks will be served throughout the cruise while you meet and engage with other alumni from the Chicagoland area. Plus, you can get your picture taken with Mission during the cruise!

This is a private Odyssey Chicago River Cruise being offered exclusively to NIU alumni and friends. The boat can only accommodate 200 passengers - so don't wait to get your tickets!

Tickets are $85 per person and all sales are final. Everyone on board must be 21 or older.

Click here to buy tickets!!!

Event Details

Date - Sunday, July 28
Cost - $85 (no refunds)

Boarding - Begins at 3:30 p.m.
Cruise - 4 - 6 p.m.

Location and Parking - The Odyssey Chicago River Cruise departs from the Chicago River Esplanade, right in front of NBC Tower on the north side of the river. The address is 455 N. Cityfront Plaza Drive, which is between Michigan Avenue and Columbus Drive.

Click here for more information on directions and parking.

Questions? Contact Dana King, '05, at 815-753-5421, or


3:30PM - 6:00PM Sun 28 Jul 2019 ( Timezone: Central )


Odyssey Chicago River Cruise
455 N. Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, IL 60611 USA

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