Social Program

Off-Site Event - Mystic Blue Boat Cruise

Saturday 27 August 2016
7:45 pm – 11:30 pm

Mystic Blue Boat Cruise
600 E Grand Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611

Join your Options IX colleagues for a fun evening on the Mystic Blue Boat Cruise.  The Mystic Blue boasts the biggest panoramic windows on Lake Michigan with unbelievable views of the Chicago skyline.  Taste the flavors of delicious contemporary dishes from the buffet-style menu.  Experience Chicago’s trendy downtown scene while departing from the famous Navy Pier.  Dance the night away with DJ entertainment, and network with colleagues.  Don’t miss out on this fun evening, especially the city fireworks display!

This is a ticketed reception. Entry will only be granted to attendees that purchase tickets in advance in addition to Options IX registration. Please note that there is limited ticket availability for this event. No entry is permitted without a ticket.  Transportation is not provided to this event.  Walking directions will be provided onsite at Options IX registration.

Type Fee
Options IX Attendee $50 
Guest* $150 

*Guest registration allows entrance into the Opening Reception in the Exhibit Hall and to the Off-site Event Mystic Blue Boat Cruise

Cruise boarding will start promptly at 7:45 pm and end at 8:30 pm.

Attire:  Business Casual


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