ALTON — The Spirit of Peoria will welcome Alton Little Theater aboard for two evening dinner cruises, one a murder mystery, the other a musical.
On Aug. 31, the Little Theater cast will give guests clues to solve a murder in “Murder on the Mississippi,” also known as “Jewel of the Night.” It is the story of an international jewel thief wooing two sisters, and causing a lot of mischief along the way.
The Murder Mystery cruise will depart and return to The Loading Dock in Grafton. Boarding begins at 6 p.m. and the cruise is from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
During the Sep. 21 buffet dinner cruise. the cast of Little Theater will offer “Fame – The Musical.” The cruise will depart and return to The Loading Dock in Grafton. Boarding begins at 6:30 p.m. and the cruise is from 7 to 9 p.m.
In both cases, cruising begins approximately 30 minutes after boarding, and ticket prices are $55 per person. Tickets may be purchased by calling the Alton Regional Convention and Visitors Bureau at 1 (800) 258-6645 or online at VisitAlton.com/Cruise.
The Spirit of Peoria offers sightseeing, brunch, lunch and dinner cruises throughout the season which runs from Aug. 30 through Oct. 5.
Reservations may be made online at www.VisitAlton.com/Cruise or by calling the Alton Regional Convention & Visitors Bureau at 1 (800) 258-6645.
— From the Illinois Business Journal