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Champagne Cruises on the Odyssey!

Champagne Cruises on the Odyssey!

May 31, 2012

Board the Odyssey, Navy Pier’s premier elegant, yet affordable dining cruise! Enjoy a great meal, attentive service, live entertainment, dancing and the view of Chicago’s skyline. During the summer season, every Friday in May through August, enjoy a complimentary glass of champagne during the Champagne Dinner Cruises aboard the Odyssey. Dinner Our Executive Chef prepares […]

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Military Discount at Navy Pier!

Military Discount at Navy Pier!

May 30, 2012

It’s that time of year again when all of Navy Pier’s attractions, shops and restaurants can be enjoyed to the fullest! And what could make a beautiful summer day in Chicago even better? How about discounts on almost everything the historic Navy Pier has to offer! Are you in the military?  Live in Chicago or […]

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Memorial Day Weekend at Navy Pier!

Memorial Day Weekend at Navy Pier!

May 25, 2012

Kick off your Memorial Day weekend at Navy Pier! Come for a signature brew and food at the Landshark Beer Garden, experience the new Cirque Shanghai Year of the Dragon show, enjoy a night of fireworks, and much more! Landshark Beer Garden Beginning May 25, the Landshark Beer Garden will reopen for the 2012 season, […]

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Navy Pier IMAX: Upcoming Summer Movies!

Navy Pier IMAX: Upcoming Summer Movies!

May 24, 2012

Summertime promises three things: warm weather, good sports and great movie releases! This summer in particular marks the arrival of some of the most anticipated movies of the year. Titles like Dark Shadows, Prometheus and The Dark Knight Rises are sure to draw movie-goers from all over the Chicago-land area to their nearby theaters. Enjoy […]

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Chicago Shakes: A History of Everything

Chicago Shakes: A History of Everything

May 22, 2012

Chicago Shakespeare Theater opened at Navy Pier in 1999 and has been home to some of the most beloved productions throughout the years. This intimate theater seats 510 guests and only nine rows separate the most distant seat from the actors onstage- there isn’t a bad seat in the house!  This 2008 Regional Tony Award […]

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BIGart @ Navy Pier

BIGart @ Navy Pier

May 21, 2012

Navy Pier welcomes BIGart at Navy Pier, an annual, free outdoor art exhibition at the Pier. For this year’s exhibition Navy Pier is pleased to partner with contemporary art gallery, Gagosian Gallery to unveil to the public a signature Roy Lichtenstein sculpture, “Brushstroke Group”. Who is Roy Lichtenstein? In the 1960’s, Lichtenstein along with Andy […]

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Landshark Beer Garden opens next week!

Landshark Beer Garden opens next week!

May 17, 2012

Chicago’s Best Beer Garden Just Got Even Better! Let the Fin Begin Chicago! The Landshark Beer Garden, on the East End of Navy Pier, is open to all ages and is a great place to unwind and enjoy Chicago’s lakefront. Residents and visitors alike will enjoy the outdoor atmosphere surrounded by the unique personality of […]

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Chicago Match Race Invitational at Navy Pier

Chicago Match Race Invitational at Navy Pier

May 17, 2012

Join the Chicago Match Race Center at the East End of the Pier for match race sailing open to the public. The 28-foot long sailboats race in one-on-one duels just feet off the pier. Complete with live on-shore commentary, this stadium sailing atmosphere will make you feel like you are on the sailboat with the […]

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Absolutely Chicago Segway Tours at Navy Pier!

Absolutely Chicago Segway Tours at Navy Pier!

May 15, 2012

Looking to discover Chicago in a new and different way? Come tour the city on an exciting Chicago Segway tour adventure. Absolutely Chicago Segway Tours provides the finest Chicago sightseeing tour available and they’re now at Navy Pier! While gliding effortlessly, enjoy the Lakefront and learn the history of our city on this exciting and informative Chicago Segway tour conducted […]

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Fishing at the Pier!

Fishing at the Pier!

May 14, 2012

At Navy Pier, there is so much more to do than boat rides and the Ferris wheel. Which are both amazing and lots of fun, but if you’re looking for fun and free things to do at Navy Pier, then look to Lake Michigan. Yep, that big beautiful body of water waits with loads of […]

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Pose for the Pier! Sweepstakes

Pose for the Pier! Sweepstakes

May 11, 2012

“Like” Navy Pier on Facebook and submit an image to the “Pose for the Pier!” Sweepstakes tab on our Facebook page for your chance to win an iPad! What is “Pose for the Pier!”? We know you’re already taking tons of pictures when you visit the Pier, so take one more really creative one of you […]

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Navy Pier Signature Store

Navy Pier Signature Store

May 10, 2012

Everyone always wants you to bring back a souvenir for them when you are visiting a destination that they have not had the chance to see! Unfortunately, at times, this can be hard on the pocketbook. Local Flavor! At Navy Pier, though, that’s far from the case! We have the perfect stop for everyone and […]

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Navy Pier VIP

Navy Pier VIP

May 9, 2012

You are a VIP member of Navy Pier! Don’t forget, before you leave the house, to print and present you VIP card upon arrival! How do I become a Navy Pier VIP? Navy Pier offers a VIP card that anyone can print at home and bring along with them to present at the Navy Pier […]

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Fireworks at Navy Pier!

Fireworks at Navy Pier!

May 7, 2012

Navy Pier’s fireworks are coming back! That means it’s time to save a Wednesday or Saturday night to come out to Navy Pier and enjoy the fireworks display with your significant other, family, friends, etc. It is a nice little get-away from your crazy day. Fireworks! Navy Pier fireworks throughout the summer are very popular. […]

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Tall Ship Windy Presents: Unrehearsed Shakespeare!

Tall Ship Windy Presents: Unrehearsed Shakespeare!

May 5, 2012

The Tall Ship Windy at Navy Pier presents The Comedy of Errors as you’ve never seen it before!  Take to the seas for this fast-paced, high-energy performance of Shakespeare’s classic comedy.  Combine the Tall Ship Windy and some good ‘ole Shakespeare and you’ve got an adventure waiting to happen! What is Unrehearsed Shakespeare, asks thee? Performing in the […]

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Cirque Shanghai, Year of the Dragon!

Cirque Shanghai, Year of the Dragon!

May 4, 2012

Cirque Shanghai is returning to Navy Pier! It was a hit last year and is returning to Chicago with a new  show: The Year of the Dragon! Year of the Dragon! This all ages show will feature performers that are direct from China! They are known for their tumbling, juggling, balancing, and so much more! […]

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Perform at Navy Pier today!

Perform at Navy Pier today!

May 3, 2012

Are you a performer? Want to perform at Navy Pier? We offer many opportunities for everyone to come and show off your talent! It is an endless opportunity. Get noticed right here on the Pier! Talent Do you have what it takes to perform at Navy Pier? We look for fun, unique talent. Here is […]

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