It’s official–summer has finally returned to Chicago, and the weather isn’t the only thing heating up at Navy Pier. If you’ve been to the Landshark Beer Garden before (shame on you if you haven’t!), you know it’s the place to enjoy cold beer and hot tunes while basking in the spectacular glow of the city’s skyline. However, we aren’t just serving up beers, brats, and bands this summer–we also have a variety of special events planned to keep you coming back.
31st Annual Chicago Blues Festival Preview (June 12)
Chicago isn’t just the home of the blues–it’s also the home of the largest free blues festival in the world! Get a sneak peak at what the 31st Annual Chicago Blues Festival has in store this year with exclusive performances by Theo Huff and Nellie Tiger Travis June 12 starting at 5:30 p.m.
Drop the Beat (June 13 & 27, July 11 & 25, August 8 & 22)
Electronic dance music is good. Electronic dance music set against the backdrop of Chicago’s captivating skyline is better. It’s a fact. Get ready to dance the night away in style as Chicago’s hottest DJs spin all your favorite EDM hits at the Landshark Beer Garden. This summer we’ll be featuring sets from DJChiGuy, Mateo, DJ DePolo and others starting at 7:00 p.m.
2nd Sunday Salsa (July 13, August 10)
If you prefer your dancing with a Latin kick, join us for our 2nd Sunday Salsa series. Come on down to the beer garden for a free Latin dance lesson from Latin Street Dancing’s own Lisa “La Boriqua” at 4:30 p.m., then put your moves to the test with live music from some of Chicago’s hottest Latin bands starting at 5:30. It’s the perfect way to end your weekend on a high note!
For more information on these and others special events, as well as our summer live music lineup be sure to visit our website.