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Chicago Electric Boat Company has been featured on several local news outlets, TV shows, press and many blog posts. Check out what people are saying:

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Modern Luxury Chicago Social: “8 Luxury Boat Rentals To Experience The Chicago Waterfront In Style” 7/9/21

Better: “31 Of The Best Things To Do In Chicago And The Suburbs In July 2021” 7/1/21

Chicago Parent: “2 Summer Date Ideas To Try Soon In Chicagoland” 7/1/21

CS Magazine: “How To Have A Haute Summer In The City” 6/30/21

Chicago Magazine: “Party In Semi-Seclusion” 6/8/21

Choose Chicago: “Father’s Day In Chicago: Dining, Specials, Events, And More. 6/7/21

Chicago Food Magazine: “Go Donuts With Chicago Electric Boat Company + Stan’s Donuts During Donuts On The River Event May 29” 5/24/21

Chicago Magazine: “Party In Semi-Seclusion” 5/24/21

Chicago Local News: “Boat Tours Are Baack In Chicago – And The Water Taxi Is Next” 5/20/21

Dine-It-4-Ward: “Events – Chicago Electric Boat Company + Stan’s Donuts: Donuts On The River” 5/18/21

Greater Milwaukee Today: “Boat Tours Are Back In Chicago – And The Water Taxi Is Next” 5/17/21

Yahoo! News: “Boat Tours Are Back In Chicago – And The Water Taxi Is Next” 5/17/21

Time Out Chicago: “Things To Do Along The Chicago Riverwalk” 5/12/21

Time Out Chicago: “Chicago Electric Boat Company” 5/11/21

Time Out Chicago: “Chicago Cycleboats” 5/11/21

Time Out Chicago: “#LOVELOCAL: Time Out Chicago Celebrates Local Shops Food And Culture – Businesses Along The Chicago Riverwalk Are Beginning To Reopen” 5/7/21

Do312: “The Best Restaurants & Activities On The Restaurants & Activities On The Chicago Riverwalk” 5/3/21

Yahoo: “Boat Tours Are Back In Chicago” 4/30/21

Chicago Tribune: “Boat Tours Are Back In Chicago” 4/30/21

Time Out Chicago: “The 13 Best Chicago Boat Tours” 4/28/21

Conde Nast Traveler: “The 20 Best Family Summer Vacations To Take”  4/27/21

Time Out Chicago: “Businesses Along The Chicago Riverwalk Are Beginning To Reopen” 4/12/21

FOX32: “Chicago Electric Boat Is Back This Thursday” 4/11/21

MSN: “Chicago Riverwalk Vendors Reopening Starting Friday” 4/9/21

Telemundo: “Inicia Reapertura Gradual De Negocios A Lo Largo Del Chicago Riverwalk” 4/9/21

Chicago Now – Show Me Chicago: “Chicago Riverwalk Begins Reopening: See What Opens Today And More” 4/9/21

Chicago Sun-Times: “Riverwalk Vendors Beginn Phaased Reopening Friday” 4/9/21

Illinois News Today: “Riverwalk Venders Will Start Phasing Out On Friday” 4/9/21

FOX32: “Chicago Riverwalk Reopens To Residents, Visitors” 4/9/21

NBC 5: “Chicago Riverwalk Vendors Begin Reopening Friday” 4/9/21

ABC 7: “Chicago Riverwalk Restaurants, Vendors Begin Reopening Friday” 4/9/21

2020

Choose Chicago: “Donuts & Donut Boat Cruise – Firecakes X Chicago Electric Boat Company & Chicago Cycleboats” 10/16/20

Bowtiful Life Blog: Friday Five 10.16.20 – Chicago River Cruising, Fall Boots & More” 10/16/20

Better: “Donuts & Donut Boat Cruise – Firecakes X Chicago Electric Boat Company & Chicago Cycleboats” 10/14/20

Crain’s Chicago Business: “Crain’s Chicago Business 2020 Notable Entrepreneurs” 10/12/20

Chicago Food Magazine: “Donuts + Donut Boats Celebration At Rockwell On The River With Chicago Electric Boat Company & Firecakes Donuts On October 17” 10/9/20

Crain’s Chicago Business: “Crain’s Notable Entrepreneurs – Ron Silvia – Ron Silvia, President, And CEO, Chicago Duffy” 10/9/20

Lakeland Boating Magazine: “Boat Biz – Chicago Electric Boat Company” October Issue

Red Tricycle: “Keep It Free, Cheap Or Worth The Splurge In Chicago This Fall” 9/22/20

Luxe Beat Magazine: “Check Out Chicago For Covid Cautious Travel” 9/22/20

Red Tricycle: “Chicago Kids Weekend Events: Sep. 25-27” 9/15/20

Red Tricycle: “Chicago Kids Weekend Events: Sep. 18-20” 9/8/20

Red Tricycle: “Brain Break Field Trips To Take With Your Remote-Learner” 9/3/20

Secret Chicago: “57 Spectacular Things To Do In Chicago In September” 9/2/20

Secret Chicago: “30 Amazing Things To Do On Labor Day Weekend In Chicago” 9/2/20

Red Tricycle: “Captain Your Own Boat Down The River With Chicago Electric Boats” 8/25/20

Fox 32: “End-Of-Summer Activities Near Chicago For The Whole Family” 8/25/20

Secret Chicago: “Bob Down The Chicago River In An Electric Donut Boat” 8/24/20

NWI Times: “Many Attractions Still Open Around Chicago” 8/23/20

Chicago Food Magazine: “A Travel And Dining Guide To Labor Day In The Windy City” 8/22/20

D-Ravel: “7 Things To Do Outdoors In Chicago This Summer” 8/13/20

Choose Chicago: “Chicago Staycation Ideas For Families, Couples, And More” 8/9/20

SCENE Chicago: “A Guide To Labor Day In The Windy City 2020” 07/29/20

EatingWell: “How Much Should You Tip At A Restaurant During The Coronavirus Pandemic?”

UrbanMatter: The Complete Chicago Riverwalk Guide 7/11/20

Time Out Chicago: “The 11 Best Chicago Boat Tours” 7/8/20

Chicago Reader: “How to get on a boat during the summer in Chicago” 5/17/17

Voyage Chicago: “Meet Ron Silvia of Chicago Electric Boat Company” 4/24/17

Chicago Tribune: “Chart a course for adventure on the Chicago River” 7/28/15

InsideHook: Five Waterward Adventures to Help You Win This Summer

Thrillist: Actually Cool Things To Do When Someone Visits Chicago

MasterCard Priceless Cities Campaign

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Travel + Leisure

Lateral Movements: “An Electric Boat Ride in Chicago” 8/4/15

Traveling Ted: “If you don’t know—Chicago Electric Boat Co.” 7/22/13

Jetting Around: “An Evening on the River with Chicago Electric Boat Company” 7/31/13

With Husband in Tow: “Seeing Chicago From the River – Chicago Electric Boats” 7/29/14

LL World Tour: “Video: It’s Electric! A Boat Ride on the Chicago River” 8/28/14

Duffy Electric Boats: “Chicago Electric Boat Company Begins Eco-Friendly Boat Rentals on Chicago River” 4/25/14

A Lady Away: “In An Effort to Extend Chicago Summer” 9/16/14

Great Lakes Adventure Project: “20 Things to do in the Midwest Before the Flakes Fly” 9/15/12

DNAinfo “Neighborhood Guy Searching for Friends with Boats” 8/29/14

Chicago’s Social Power Hour “Best #Chicago #BoatRides” 7/10/14

Frugal Frolicker “The 3 Best Things To Do On the Chicago Waterfront” 8/8/14

North Loop News “Whirring on the river” 4/19/12

RedEye “Boats on the 4th of July?: Where to Rent boats for Fourth of July celebrations” 7/2/12

NBC Chicago Inc. Well “How to Get Creative with your Company’s Financing” 5/25/14

AWARDS:

Friends of Downtown: 2013 Annual “Best of Downtown” Award Winner of “Welcome to Downtown”