Windsor River Cruises: Two Hour Sightseeing Cruise
Thursday, August 29, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
1:30pm Boarding Time
Depart at the foot of Ouellette, cruise the Canadian shoreline and hear about the new Water Retention Plant, the history of Hiram Walkers, Prohibition Days, the Assassination of Charlie Brooks and the Commemorative Peace Fountain and the curse of Peche Island while viewing the beautiful waterfront from a different perspective. Cross at the Livingston Light and see Belle Isle, River Walk, Cobo Hall, Joe Louis Arena and the historical sights along the Detroit shoreline. Cross back under the Ambassador Bridge and learn about Windsor Sculpture Gardens, the Plywood Palace and Windsor’s historical connection to Dieppe.
Enjoy a light lunch or a snack from the a la carte menu while listening to a live-audio commentary on the history and cultural significance of the Detroit River and surrounding areas.
Venue: Ouellette Avenue and Riverside Drive
78 Riverside Dr W
Windsor, ON N9A 0A3 Canada