The parking garage entrance is the first driveway east of Michigan Avenue, on the south side of Upper East Wacker Drive. This garage is directly across the street from the stairway to our dock and next door to the Chicago Architecture Center. Avoid the need for validation by making a self-parking reservation online.
Receive a discount for up to 4 hours of parking at the LAZ garage at 111 E. Wacker Dr. If you park longer than 4 hours, the discount is no longer valid (see rates).
1 – 3 Hours: $14 (with validation)
3 – 4 Hours: $15 (with validation)
After 4 hours, rates revert to:
2 – 12 Hours: $29
12 – 18 Hours: $35
18 – 24 Hours: $44
IMPORTANT: You must have your parking ticket electronically stamped at our ticket window to receive the discounted rate. Manually stamped tickets on the boat must be further validated at the parking garage office prior to departing the garage.
Note: LAZ Parking Services at 111 E. Wacker is not owned or affiliated with Chicago’s First Lady Cruises. The parking information posted here is merely for the convenience of our guests and is not to be construed as a recommendation or endorsement.
Several public parking garages are available in the River North and Loop neighborhoods. SpotHero can help you find a good deal.
When arriving via taxi, Uber or Lyft, use the address 112 E. Wacker Drive. This will drop you off at street-level. Look for our blue awning and take stairway two levels down to our Riverwalk dock.
The accessible drop-off area is on the same level as our dock on the Riverwalk. Please note: GPS does not work on the lower levels. Please follow these very specific directions to access the drop-off area.
After dropping off your passenger, you have two options for parking:
Metered Parking: Located on Lower Wacker Drive (steps from the drop-off area) and payable with a credit card.
Discounted Parking at LAZ Garage (111 E. Wacker Drive): Garage entrance accessible via Upper Wacker Drive.