Alumni

Lake Michigan Boat Cruise - (Air Show Preview)

Chicago Booth Alumni Club of Chicago

August 13, 2010: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Filling Up Fast - Catch the Airshow Rehearsal/Preview Friday afternoon while relaxing on the Yacht "Free Spirit" (air conditioning, lunch, beverages, and stunning views all included!)

Where

The Yacht "Free Spirit" on Lake Michigan
Gate J, Slip 24
Burnham Harbor (east of Soldier Field)
Chicago, Illinois

Driving Directions:Parking is available at Soldier Field, Planetarium, and Burnham parking lots. Please allow ample time to find parking and get to the dock.

Event Details

You are invited Friday, August 13 to a relaxing summer afternoon on Lake Michigan aboard the yacht, Free Spirit. Participants will enjoy a lakefront cruise with stunning views of downtown, lunch and beverages included. The cruise is scheduled to coincided with the traditional Air & Water Show rehearsal/preview, so participants typically get a unique close-up perspective on many of the show participants. (Unfortunately, we don't have control over the rehearsal schedule, so can't guarantee what acts you might see.) If you would love to see the sights of Chicago but hate crowds, this is for you. The "Free Spirit" is luxuriously equipped for passenger relaxation and comfort. A multi level boat, the Free Spirit has lower and main cabins that are air conditioned for comfortable cruising at all times. Enjoy strolling on the open bow or top deck and view the ever-changing Chicago Skyline. * Lunch and beverages will be provided. * Registration in advance only (no dockside registration) – Deadline: Noon on Monday 8/9!!! * Parking is available at Soldier Field, Planetarium, and Burnham parking lots. We are only accepting advance registration. There is a limit of 4 tickets per person. You must be registered by noon, Monday, August 9, 2010. We will board at 12:50 pm and depart promptly at 1:00. Neither tickets nor confirmations will be mailed. Sorry, no program refunds. Wind from the lake can be cool and the sun strong. Sunscreen and sunglasses are recommended. The boat cruise is not recommended for people who easily experience motion sickness or children under the age of six. Please note that there are no life jackets on board designed for children. This cruise sells out every year, so don’t miss out. Register today!

Cost

Price includes cruise, lunch and beverages. Club member/guest $60 Non-member $70 Registration Deadline: Noon on Monday 8/9 (assuming the available tickets last that long!)

Registration

Register Online
- Credit card payment required at registration. - There is a limit of 4 tickets per person. - You must be registered by noon, Monday, August 9, 2010. - We will board at 12:50 pm and depart promptly at 1:00. - Neither tickets nor confirmations will be mailed. - Sorry, we are unable to offer refunds.

Deadline: 8/9/2010

Questions

Suzanne Austin 
Ira Goldberg, i@chicagobooth.edu, 630-252-8500
708.764.5212