Chicago is known for being dog-friendly. We recently shared 5 Summer Favorite Things To Do In Dog-Friendly Chicago. Our favorite Chicago Summer Adventure is going on an architectural Chicago Cruise with your dog via Mercury Cruise.
5 Reasons To Take Your Dog For A Mercury’s Canine Cruise
1) SUNDAY Fun Day with Your Dog
A great and pawfect way to spend Sunday with your dog in the city. Mercury Canine Cruise is available every Sunday of the summer July through September. The cruise is 90 minutes and travels along the Chicago River through Lakefront Harbor. The Mercury Canine Cruise boat is very dog friendly. There are water bowls throughout the deck and a potty bathroom filled with newspaper. The seats are wide enough for your dog to sit or lay down. The tour guide narrator always takes the time to say hello to all the dogs.
2) Learn a unique perspective of Chicago’s impressive skyscrapers, historical buildings, hidden spectacles plus dog-friendly highlights.
3) Socialize and meet other dogs from the city and neighboring suburbs.
4) You and your dog will enjoy the Summer Breeze.
5) An opportunity to take beautiful Photos of Chicago’s Skyline and of course your dog.
After the cruise, continue your exploration and stroll the Riverwalk. Have lunch at dog-friendly O’Briens. If you and your dog are being adventurous, take the taxi boat to Navy Pier. Enjoy the sights and dine at dog-friendly Harry Caray’s Tavern.
You will not regret taking your dog on a Canine Cruise via Mercury Cruise.
When: Sunday at 10:00 (July – September)
Where: 112 E. Upper Wacker Drive
Cost: Adults $31 / Dogs $8 / Kids (under 12) $11 (under 3 free)
Parking: Mercury Cruise offers reduce rate, $12.00 for 3 hours at Systems Parking Garage 111 E. Wacker Drive
DOG: well behaved, leashed dogs (we recommend not to use a flexi leash)
Our friends from Mercury Canine Cruise are so nice and generous in providing us 4 tickets (2 people/2pooches) to giveaway. The winner get to choose the date of the cruise: August 17th, 24th, 31st, September 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th.
Follow the Giveaway tool to enter. Giveaway is open to IL residents and for those who plan to visit Chicago with their dog. Giveaway ends 8/11 1am.
Lots of Golden Thanks Mercury Canine Cruise
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