Welcome to Rent Chicago Boats! We're Chicago's 1st pontoon rentals since 2001. We are located at the beautiful River City Marina, behind the bldg on the river at 800 South Wells Street; and 2 blocks south of Congress Parkway and the Loop. We have humbly served bridal parties, ladies groups, corporate groups, and families with their boating needs. We are event planners that co-produced over 500 wonderful bachelorette and bridal boat parties, 300 ladies nights out, 500 birthday boat parties, 250 friendship cruises, 350 corporate lunch and office meeting cruises and many other events. New in 2019: On-Water Brand Promotions Division, Online Bookings, Sales Team, Dock Parties, Fleet Restoration & Upgrades, Improved Social Media presence and engagement! Granny has a new outfit! We have served many for life's celebrations from St. Paddy's Day thru New Years Eve. We perfected boat tailgating during Northerly Island concerts, festivals, and Bear's games. We invite you to JOIN Rent Chicago Boats for another great boating season!
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Sales / Planners Dream Team
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Current Events & Notices
Who’s Ready for a Dock Party? Rent Chicago Boats offers dock party space for those who want to enjoy our “dock life” for a moment. Unless you know someone who owns a boat in any marina in Chicago, getting on a dock is virtually impossible. Rent Chicago Boats makes it possible! We incorporate our horseshoe Read more about Host Your Own Dock Party![…]
Getting on a boat is fun in Chicago, but it can be trying when your group is larger than 12 guests. RCBs’ Floatzilla is your solution. Floatzilla helps your group with 13-34 guests get on-board to insure your event’s success. RCB has 3 Floatzilla options: Golden Floatzilla: Granny & Grandpa Pontoons (13 to 22 Guests), Read more about Floatzilla LIVES![…]
Rent Chicago Boats is growing! We’ve expanded our sales and planning team to better serve our corporate groups, bridal parties, ladies groups, and family clients. Stephaughn Patterson is our sales and lead event planner. He brings to us many years of experience in event and party sales, and planning creative events: birthdays, bachelorette parties, and Read more about Rent Chicago Boats adds New Sales Planning Dream Team[…]