New Year’s Resolutions
December 29, 2011
December 29, 2011 The New Year is just around the corner! It’s that time again; time for making New Year’s resolutions and (hopefully) fulfilling them. The New Year is a time for change, but sticking with a New Year’s resolution is a tricky thing to do. Everyone thinks of the perfect things to give up […]
2011: A Year in Review at Navy Pier
December 27, 2011
December 27, 2011 This past year brought many changes at Navy pier; Neighborhoods of the World debuted, the Landshark Beer Garden and Margaritaville opened their doors to visitors, and Navy Pier became a non-profit organization. Some of these changes were more apparent than others, and we’d like to take a look back at this amazing […]
Woody’s Winter Warm-Up at Harry Caray’s Tavern
December 23, 2011
December 23, 2011 8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. The Cubs Convention is going into extra innings with Woody’s Winter Warm-up. Come to this exclusive mixer at Harry Caray’s Tavern at Navy Pier and get served by the pros! Join Kerry Wood and friends as they get behind the bar to serve drinks to their fans […]
Navy Pier’s New Year’s Eve Family Bash!
December 21, 2011
December 21, 2011 Location: Winter WonderStage in Winter WonderFest (located in Festival Hall) 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Fireworks at 8:15 p.m. Free Admission! On December 31st of each year family and friends gather together in joyous anticipation of the coming New Year. Come celebrate New Year’s Eve with your family and friends at Navy […]
Cruises on New Year’s Eve from Navy Pier
December 20, 2011
December 20, 2011 Navy Pier has the perfect way for you to celebrate New Year’s Eve! How does a cruise on Lake Michigan with a gorgeous view of Chicago skyline sound? Three different cruises, Odyssey, Sprit of Chicago, and Mystic Blue, want to make this New Year’s Eve a night to remember. Odyssey’s New Year’s […]
Winter WonderFest Special Coupon on Facebook!
December 19, 2011
December 19, 2011 Hey Moms and Dads! Are your kids already out for winter break or still in school this week, but already showing signs of early “cabin fever”? Winter WonderFest is just the right amount of fun and energy release that those kids need! Navy Pier has you covered! TODAY and TOMORROW ONLY – […]
Gift Cards Available for Navy Pier Restaurants!
December 16, 2011
December 16, 2011 When it comes to holiday gifts it’s the thought that counts, right? Well then, think about this… Your loved one, best friend or family member is sitting around in the middle of January, looking out at the dismal gloom of winter with absolutely nothing to do when the light bulb ignites in […]
Billy Goat Tavern at Navy Pier
December 15, 2011
December 15, 2011 Have you ever experienced Chicago’s famous Billy Goat Tavern? It’s a fast-paced and exhilarating experience! Thanks to “Saturday Night Live,” it goes a little something like this: cheezborger, cheezborger, double cheezborger, no Pepsi…coke! There’s no time to dawdle if you want to get your food. It is so worth it? Absolutely! The […]
The One and Only Windy City Circus at Navy Pier
December 14, 2011
February, 17-26, 2012 – Festival Hall at Navy Pier Windy City Circus hosts their Inaugural show February 17-26 with Navy Pier serving as the Big-Top! What’s a circus but a place where dreams come true? High-flying acrobats dazzle the imagination with fearless flight and animal tamers delight in the thrill of defying nature’s wrath! David and […]
Chicago Souvenirs at Navy Pier!
December 12, 2011
December 12, 2011 A souvenir is defined as a thing that is kept as a reminder of a person, place or event- and that also happens to be Navy Pier’s – and Chicago’s – motto when it comes to keepsakes! Whether you visit with someone, come for an event or just to see the sights, […]
Lush Tropical Get-away at Crystal Gardens
December 10, 2011
December 10, 2011 With winter rapidly approaching, and the annual spreading of “Cabin Fever” taking hold over every child and adult alike, it is a great time to take a day trip down to Navy Pier and stop in at the Crystal Gardens to remember what it is like to see trees with leaves, and […]
Extreme Ferris Wheelin’ at Navy Pier!
December 9, 2011
December 9, 2011 We’ve all heard about, or possibly even seen or known someone who is a Polar Bear. No, not an actual furry animal from the Arctic Ocean, but someone who delights in the sting and burn of the cold on their bare skin! Every year, the Polar Bears take the plunge into Lake Michigan. […]
Navy Pier & Chicago Blackhawks "Once-In-A-Lifetime Experience" Sweepstakes!
December 8, 2011
December 8, 2011 Navy Pier and the Chicago Blackhawks have teamed up to offer an unbeatable and unforgettable Blackhawks experience to one lucky winner and three friends! During Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier (Presented by Bank of America) from now until to Jan. 8, 2012, enter the sweepstakes by “Liking” Navy Pier on Facebook. It’s […]
Navy Pier Free Trolley at Winter WonderFest!
December 7, 2011
December 7, 2011 One of the lesser known services offered by Navy Pier is also one of the most cost effective because it’s FREE! Navy Pier offers a free trolley to and from many of the most popular locations in Chicago. This service runs year round, but has exclusive hours during this most wonderful time […]
Monday Movie Matinee at Winter WonderFest!
December 5, 2011
December 5, 2011 From classic to quirky, enjoy your favorite holiday films at the Winter WonderStage! After all, what is the holiday season without the holiday movies you watched over and over as a child? Well, Winter WonderFest will be showing your favorite holiday films every Monday at 2 p.m. on the Winter WonderStage! We’ve […]
Winter WonderFest Begins!
December 2, 2011
December 2, 2011 Navy Pier is celebrating the 11th Annual Winter WonderFest beginning at 10 am today! Winter may be a season of change, but it’s also a season of tradition! Don’t miss one of Chicago’s favorite holiday traditions, here to spread the joy from December 2, 2011 until January 8, 2012 at Navy Pier! […]
Holidays Around the World!
December 1, 2011
December 1, 2011 Where better to celebrate the individuality of all cultures and learn more about what makes us all unique than the melting pot of Chicago! Navy Pier wants to broaden horizons and bridge gaps by sharing a short summary of some of the traditions and holidays celebrated across the world as well as in our […]