About Sunset Bay Marina

Sunset Bay Marina is one of Chicago’s premier marinas! We are conveniently located along the Calumet River, just south of the Thomas O’Brien Locks. Boaters have easy access to the beautiful Lake Michigan, as well as fresh water moorage with many dock options. Sunset Bay Marina is 10 acres strong and offers heated indoor and outdoor storage. We offer 24-hour emergency towing with Tow Boat U.S. Contact 24-hour Dispatch at (800) 391-4869.

Whether you are in need of seasonal docking, service of any kind, haul-out, lift service, indoor or outdoor storage, or are just looking for a bite to eat and a drink at our very own Lighthouse Bar and Grill, our professional teams here for you. It’s Always a Fun Day at Sunset Bay!


About Sunset Bay MarinaSunset Bay Marina Amenities

  • Over 55 wet slips including new floating docks.
  • 24-hour state of the art security surveillance camera system throughout the interior and exterior of the property.
  • 5 boat wells with travel lifts.
  • Largest lift on the Southside of Lake Michigan with a 75 metric ton and up to 165k-lbs capacity.
  • Only fuel dock on the Calumet River with competitive gas and diesel prices.
  • Spacious 48,000 sq. ft. pre-cast indoor heated storage building.
  • Certified mechanics and custom fiberglass technician onsite!
  • Detailing, bottom painting, shrink wrap, welding and custom carpentry options.
  • Free Guest Wi-Fi to all visiting and slip customers.

Sunset Bay Marina is here for you! We offer so many options for your boating needs as well as a fun place to eat and drink! Come relax with us…. Down by the river!


Lighthouse Bar and Grill

A Family Friendly Place to Eat, Drink and Relax With Us… DOWN BY THE RIVER!

Lighthouse Bar and Grill Outdoor Deck

Sunset Bay Marina Lighthouse Bar and Grill

Lighthouse Bar and Grill offers delicious eats in a fun and casual atmosphere. Our indoor bar is a full circle bar and has plenty of room for drinks with friends and TVs to watch your favorite sporting events.

In the summer, enjoy our two large outdoor patios, a stage with a sound system and lighting, boccie ball, horseshoes and a water deck with a bar directly on the river with beautiful views of the Hegewisch Bird Sanctuary. Be sure to check out our calendar to see when your favorite band is performing!

Lighthouse Bar and Grill’s food is made-to-order with the freshest ingredients. Stop in and check out our daily specials! We have tacos on Tuesdays, 65 cents wings on Thursdays, a fish fry on Fridays, delicious soups, BYO (build-your-own) juicy bay burgers and cruiser grilled chicken sandwiches and a variety of other great tasting items that change weekly! And be sure to try our perfected seasoned fresh cut fries!

Lighthouse Bar and Grill is open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner! Visit our website at thelighthousebarandgrill.com