The Best Views In The City

Jet ski Chicago has been the source of adventure and thrills on the waters of Lake Michigan since 2008 We pride ourselves on providing a unique, fun and safe way to see Chicago’s beautiful skyline from a whole new perspective.

On August 16-20, 2022 • from 10am – 3pm we will be offering guided tours leaving from Montrose Beach. These tours will head south towards the city and include spectacular views of the Chicago air and water show. Book your wave runner experience today for the 2023 Chicago Air and Water Show. Offering 1-hour wave runner tours as planes fly right about you. Please check featured events and times if there is a certain show you would like to see. Tour cancellation based on water and weather conditions. Departing from Montrose beach.

Tour Package

The Chicago Air and Water Show presented by the City of Chicago is the largest show of its kind in the United States. Debuting A wide variety of military and civilian aircraft and aerial demonstrations. Please see exclusicve tour packages below.

190per session


  • 1 Hour Session
  • 1 Wave Runner
  • 2 Riders*
  • Guided Tour
  • Life Jackets
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As always, our top priority is to provide just the right combination of safety and fun with our jet ski rentals. With that in mind we’ve set a few guidelines for our customers.

Show Details

Friday is a practice day for the Air & Water show performers. Please keep this in mind while booking.


Drivers must be 18 years of age or older to drive. Drivers must show a government-issued ID. Renters must have a credit card for deposit. All passengers must be a minimum of 42 inches tall.


We provide life jackets and a place to stow your gear. We also recommend wearing sunscreen.


Must arrive 45 minutes prior to your scheduled departure.

Renting A Wave Runner

Walk-ups are welcome, but availability is not guaranteed. Reservations are always recommended.

Wave Runner Rental Location

All rentals for the weekend of August 16-20 will be serviced out of our Montrose Beach location – free street parking. The last scheduled tour will be departing at 1pm.