The Lillypad is in its 23nd year of operation

The S.S. Lillypad has been serving guests fine dining and amazing views on Indiana's largest natural

lake,Lake Wawasee, for over 23 years.Schedule your cruise and prepare to sail around Lake Wawasee for a two, three or four hour cruise. Your guests can be entertained with dinner, dancing and much more.

The S.S. Lillypad's interest continues to grow every year. Bookings range from weddings, receptions, corporate outings, celebrations or just a social mixer. Woody's world-famouscruises wrapped up four outstanding cruises in its 22th year, families treated mothers to the annual Mother's Day excursions, fundraisers for local officials and non-profit organizations were big hits in 2018 and we are excited to be a part of the wonderful efforts they support. 

Public Cruise dates are available on our calendar website. Watch for Sunday Brunch dates scheduled throughout the summer months!

Large groups or parties are encouraged to contact our staff to book your reservation date.


Latest NEWS


    Feb. 5, 2019

    Ready to book your cruise in 2019? Once you decide on the type of cruise you prefer, contact our cruise manager at 574-529-3300 or by email at to confirm your date and time slot is open. Download our contract and fill it out with the selected date and time, sign it and return with your cruise deposit. We can hold your date for two weeks after confirming its availability with our manager before a deposit is needed. After that, simply decide on a meal plan and a total guest count, or if you have any questions, feel free to contact our manager to help plan your cruise.


    Feb. 5, 2019

    We are now offering a six ounce ribeye steak to meal options, along with themed light meals of pizza-wings-salad, shrimp boils and taco/nacho bars!


    This is the three-hour tour Gilligan wishes he went on. Join Woody and gang for the annual Woody Cruises. Three hours of fun and sun aboard the Lillypad, with Woody providing the food, fun and entertainment. Tickets are $30 per person and can be purchased through the Woodman at 574-226-2546. Cruise dates are June 8, July 13, August 10 and September 1, 2019. Dates are filling up fast at just $30 per person.

    Saturday, June 8, July 13 and August 10, and 
    Sunday, Sept. 1—Woody Cruise (1-4 p.m.) 
    Contact Miss Lisa at 574-226-2546 for reservations. They sell fast!


Public cruise dates will be announced in early April. Stay tuned for dates. .