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Cider Summit Chicago 2016

Cider Summit Chicago 2016

February 18, 2016

February 18, 2016 Singles. Couples. Friends. Family. CHICAGOANS – Come One, Come All to the 4th annual Cider Summit Chicago. You’re invited to compare apples to apples in the Aon Grand Ballroom at the Pier! Cider enthusiasts are gathering at Navy Pier for the Fourth Annual Cider Summit on Saturday, February 27, 2016. Spend a […]

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Valentine’s Day Weekend at Navy Pier

Valentine’s Day Weekend at Navy Pier

February 4, 2016

February 4, 2016 This year, treat your significant other to a special Valentine’s Day at Navy Pier. With plenty of lovely events to choose from all weekend long, such as scenic view aboard a cruise, a lively theater play, or a delightful dinner, Valentine’s Day at Navy Pier is the perfect getaway for couples looking […]

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An Ideal Weekend at Ideal Home Show Chicago

An Ideal Weekend at Ideal Home Show Chicago

January 21, 2016

January 21, 2016 It’s time to make use of your home inspiration board on Pinterest. The Ideal Home Show Chicago is coming to Navy Pier on January 29-31, 2016 with oodles of home décor ideas and trends to help you turn your dream house into a reality! From comfy interiors to ideal kitchen or baths and lively outdoor […]

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Celebrate with a Mardi Gras Crawl at Navy Pier

Celebrate with a Mardi Gras Crawl at Navy Pier

January 14, 2016

January 14, 2016 You don’t have to go to New Orleans’ Latin Quarter to join in on the fun that is Mardi Gras! The World’s Largest Indoor Bar Crawl is excited to present the Mardi Gras Crawl which is happening at our very own Navy Pier. You might be thinking – how can I do […]

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Playtime at Navy Pier: Chicago Toy & Game Fair

Playtime at Navy Pier: Chicago Toy & Game Fair

October 29, 2015

October 29, 2015 It’s always playtime at Navy Pier, but things go into overdrive on November 21-22, 2015 for the Chicago Toy & Game Fair. Children and parents alike will enjoy a weekend full of games and creativity. Try out the newest toys and games from all around the world, and play with old favorites. […]

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Don’t miss SOFA Chicago

Don’t miss SOFA Chicago

October 14, 2015

October 14, 2015 Architecture lovers and design enthusiasts will want to mark their calendars for the 22nd annual SOFA CHICAGO, November 5-8 at Navy Pier. SOFA CHICAGO will debut a newly designed floor plan and overall look of the fair, as well as programming and special exhibits with a focus on topics that will appeal […]

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SOFA CHICAGO Returns to Navy Pier

SOFA CHICAGO Returns to Navy Pier

October 8, 2015

October 8, 2015 (Photo by R25 Productions) Preview Chicago’s hottest art and design fair at the SOFA CHICAGO Opening Night on Thursday, November 5, 2015. SOFA CHICAGO is the premier art fair dedicated to Sculpture, Objects, Functional Art and Design, and this year’s preview will give attendees a first-look at art and design galleries from […]

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In Search of the Truth at EXPO CHICAGO

In Search of the Truth at EXPO CHICAGO

September 17, 2015

  It’s been a busy week in Festival Hall as the many participants of EXPO CHICAGO tirelessly worked to set up their exhibits. One such project we are excited to visit is In Search of the Truth (The Truth Booth) – a collaborative effort between Project& and the Cause Collective. We spoke with the Project& […]

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Now Playing: Movies on the Pier

Now Playing: Movies on the Pier

August 13, 2015

We decided to heat things up this summer by adding a special viewing of blockbuster hits called Movies on the Pier. On Thursday evenings, August 6 – September 10, the Pier has some of your favorite classics at the Pepsi® Skyline Stage® for your viewing pleasure. Whether you’re headed out with friends or gathering with the whole […]

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The Great American Lobster Fest: Back and “Butter” than Ever

The Great American Lobster Fest: Back and “Butter” than Ever

August 6, 2015

Calling all lobster-lovers! The Great American Lobster Fest is returning to Navy Pier and it’s going to be “butter” than ever.  Let the countdown begin until August 15-16, 2015, when there will be two full days of lobster flown in fresh from Boston, live music, carnival games, vendors and more. The Great American Lobster Fest runs […]

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Chat with Artist Pete Nawara: Part Two

Chat with Artist Pete Nawara: Part Two

May 7, 2015

Have more questions about the Pier People mural? Artist Pete Nawara has answers! We love hearing him talk about this wonderful project – make sure you stop by the new food experience and ask him any questions of your own!  Q: What has been the public reaction to the mural? Q: How does it feel […]

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Snowstorm Fest Brings a Flurry of Excitement to the Pier

Snowstorm Fest Brings a Flurry of Excitement to the Pier

March 3, 2015

Get ready to party in the midst of an epic storm! The Pier is making history by hosting the first-ever Snowstorm Winter Arts and Music Festival! So whether you’re standing in the eye of the Grand Ballroom storm, sneaking away to the Chill Out Zone to commemorate the event with the Digital Photo Booth, or […]

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Power to the Pinot

Power to the Pinot

February 17, 2015

Wine lovers and red wine connoisseurs, rejoice!  Pinot Days Chicago, the biggest pinot noir tasting in the world, returns to Navy Pier on Saturday, March 21.  Enjoy fine wine in the intimate setting of Lakeview Terrace, complete with city and skyline views. The ticketed public tasting takes place from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and […]

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Living Dead at Walker Stalker Con

Living Dead at Walker Stalker Con

February 12, 2015

Are you a devotee of AMC’s hit show “The Walking Dead”? In just nine days, you and your fellow zombie lovers can unite at the second Walker Stalker Con in Navy Pier’s Festival Hall on February 21 and 22. Inspired by a podcast and designed by the fans and for the fans, it’s the ultimate […]

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Drink up at the Cider Summit

Drink up at the Cider Summit

January 29, 2015

Attention to all CIDER HEADS, your time has come. SBS Imports and the Seattle Beer Collective’s Cider Summit festival is making its return to Chicago, and it’s all going down at the best place for it: Navy Pier. Featuring over 150 ciders including regional favorites and international classics from countries such as England, Scotland, France, and […]

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Location, Location, Location

Location, Location, Location

January 8, 2015

We all know location is the most important part of event planning; it has transforming effects on your gathering. Navy Pier’s event space is perfect for trade shows, conferences, business meetings, and special events—big or small! The diverse spaces will make your special event a hit. Featuring breathtaking views of Chicago’s lakefront, your event can be hosted […]

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Santa Hustlin’

Santa Hustlin’

December 4, 2014

December 4, 2014 There’s a chill in the air, but a spreading of holiday warmth: that’s how you know it’s time for the Santa Hustle 5K. This Saturday, December 6, 2014, the sight of thousands of Santas roaming Chicago, in their dri-fit hoodies, Santa hats, and white beards, will no doubt bring a smile to […]

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Walkin’ In a Winter WonderFest

Walkin’ In a Winter WonderFest

November 11, 2014

November 11, 2014 Make this winter unforgettable and create wonderful family memories at Winter WonderFest! Chicago’s biggest indoor winter experience will take place December 5, 2014 to January 11, 2015. Brought to you by PNC Bank, this 14th annual magical event brings wintery outdoor excitement indoors with slides, rides, games, photo ops, Chicago Blackhawks Indoor […]

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Take a Seat, SOFA CHICAGO is Near

Take a Seat, SOFA CHICAGO is Near

October 30, 2014

The countdown is on for the hottest event in town – the SOFA CHICAGO Opening Night Preview – which will take place in Navy Pier’s Festival Hall on Thursday, November 6. SOFA CHICAGO is the premiere art fair dedicated to Sculpture, Objects, Functional Art and Design. The Opening Night Preview will give collectors and art […]

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Hit the Pavement: Chicago’s Perfect 10

Hit the Pavement: Chicago’s Perfect 10

October 28, 2014

The temps may be dropping but that doesn’t mean we’re slowing down over here at the Pier. In fact, activity is speeding up as runners prepare to make their way out for Chicago’s Perfect 10! Running? In November? You bet your bottom dollar. Zip up your fleece and lace up those sneakers ‘cause it’s time […]

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