Cruise Along the Chicago River in New Riverboat

Posted: February 13, 2019

See great views while enjoying fine dining on the newest boat on the Chicago River.

The new Odyssey Chicago River boat, an upscale 140-foot glass-enclosed vessel, has been navigating the popular waterway in the heart of Chicago since last fall. The glitzy river vessel takes in all the great architecture of Chicago and at the same time provides a fine dining experience.

DeKalb County Farm Bureau has booked a river cruise for members on Saturday, May 18.

The two-hour cruise provides stunning architectural views of the city with light highlights, a three-course plated lunch and a DJ for easy-listening music.

Lunch entrée options are: beef, fish, chicken or pasta with sides, salad or soup, an assortment of dessert selections, and coffee/tea and water.

Cost of this river cruise day trip is $118 for members, $128 for guests. Price includes the river cruise and lunch, and motor coach transportation. Motor coach departs from Farm Bureau at 10:30 a.m. and returns by 5 p.m.

Registration for this trip opens on Monday, March 4 at 8 a.m. at the Farm Bureau office, 815-756-6361. Credit card or check payment accepted. Remaining spaces will be sold at 11 a.m. at the Prime Timers luncheon and thereafter at the Farm Bureau office.

A limited number of spaces are available for the Chicago River trip.