COVID-19 Statement: We are committed to taking the proper precautions to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our guests and team including ensuring that our boats are cleaned and sanitized throughout the day and service. We also have restrooms on board each vessel with running water and plenty of soap. We continue to follow the recommendations of public health officials and are monitoring the evolving situation.
The entrance to our Riverwalk dock is located on street level on the northeast corner of Michigan Avenue and Wacker Drive. Descend the stairs two levels to our dockside ticket booths.
For GPS purposes, use 112 E. Wacker Drive as your destination.
111 E. Wacker Dr. (Illinois Center)
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 If you park longer than 4 hours, the discount is no longer valid (see rates).
After 4 hours, rates revert to:
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: