Black Yacht Weekend – A Chicago Black Yacht Experience

A #SummertimeChi Black Yacht Experience

The Best Weekend of The Summer

Welcome to Black Yacht Weekend – A floating party, festival, and aquatic experience that celebrates black joy and black aquatics. Enjoy a full weekend of parties, cruising on the water, and chilling in the Playpen, and we have one major surprise appearing this year.

Rent a full charter for you and your friends, or join a charter with a new group of friends. The options are endless!

Event Dates:

Weekend 1

July 21st – 23rd, 2023

Friday – Kick-Off Happy Hour

Saturday – BYW Boat Day

Sunday – Pier Party



An Unforgettable

Yacht rentals open March 1st. The earlier you plan, the longer you'll have to look forward to it.

Reserve a Spot

Join Solo or With a Group

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