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Looking for fun things to do in Chicago? There’s always something going on at Navy Pier! From cultural programming and seasonal celebrations to special events, festivals, fireworks and more, discover fun and free Chicago events at Navy Pier all year long.

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Navy Pier, Chicago’s mission-driven cultural district, proudly offers free events and public programming year-round. See a full listing of Navy Pier’s ongoing free events and public programs

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Mystic Blue Sunday Funday Brunch Cruises

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

Live on the Lake! Old Town School of Folk Music Feat. Willy Dynomite and Los Vicios de Papá

Daily Cruises

31

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

Daily Cruises

Water Flicks: Splash

1

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Spirit of Chicago – Cabaret Lunch Cruise

Sunset Yoga, Presented by VIBEUP: Fun Flow

Forts

WERQ, Powered by Fitness Formula Clubs

Daily Cruises

2

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Wiggleworms

Forts

Live on the Lake! Feat. Sheryl Youngblood and Nick Bell

Aon Summer Fireworks

Daily Cruises

Water Colors: Thaddeus Tukes (Vibraphone)

3

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Seadog City Winery Wine Flight Cruise

Forts

Live on the Lake! Pier Dance Feat. Euphony and guest

Tiny Tavern Comedy Night

Daily Cruises

4

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Wiggleworms

Spirit of Chicago – Cocktail Cruises

SHORELINE SIGHTSEEING INAUGURAL “ILLINOIS MADE” CRUISE

Forts

Live on the Lake! Feat. Mike & Joe and Righteous Hillbillies

Daily Cruises

5

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

Live on the Lake! Feat. Bumpus and guests

Aon Summer Fireworks

Daily Cruises

6

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Mystic Blue Craft Brew Cruises

Forts

Live on the Lake! Old Town School of Folk Music Feat. Typhanie Monique Quartet and The Lawrence Peters Outfit

Daily Cruises

Happy Birthday to Ella with Ella Jenkins and Friends!

7

Water Flicks: Pirate Radio

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

Samsung Galaxy Studio Presents Cold War Kids

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Daily Cruises

8

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Spirit of Chicago – Cabaret Lunch Cruise

Sunset Yoga, Presented by VIBEUP: Sunset Invigoration – Deep and Slow Vinyasa

Forts

Zumba, Powered by Fitness Formula Clubs

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Daily Cruises

After School Matters Youth Showcase: Spotlight on Peace

9

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Wiggle Worms

Forts

Live on the Lake! Feat. Breezy Rodio and Jimmy Nick

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Aon Summer Fireworks

Daily Cruises

Water Colors: Rajiv Halim Quintet (Saxophone)

10

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

Live on the Lake! Pier Dance Feat. Fat Babies and Nicolle Wood

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Tiny Tavern Comedy Night

Daily Cruises

11

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Wiggleworms

Shoreline Sightseeing Wine Tasting Cruises

Forts

Live on the Lake! Feat. Stache and Pearls Mahone

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Daily Cruises

12

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

Live on the Lake! Feat. Boy Band Review and guests

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Aon Summer Fireworks

Daily Cruises

13

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

Live on the Lake! Old Town School of Folk Music Feat. Bones Jugs and Cielito Lindo

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Noche Caribeña

Daily Cruises

14

Water Flicks: Beach Blanket Bingo

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Daily Cruises

15

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Group Quinceañera Photo at Navy Pier

Sunset Yoga, Presented by VIBEUP: Scarps Flow

Forts

Zumba, Powered by Fitness Formula Clubs

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Independent Garden Center Show

Daily Cruises

16

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Wiggle Worms

Forts

Live on the Lake! Feat. Sam Cockrell Band and The Blue Coast Band

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Independent Garden Center Show

Aon Summer Fireworks

Daily Cruises

Water Colors: Julius Tucker (Piano)

17

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Mystic Blue Air & Water Show Cruises

Odyssey Air & Water Show Cruises

Forts

Live on the Lake! Pier Dance Feat. Cecy Santana

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Independent Garden Center Show

Tiny Tavern Comedy Night

Daily Cruises

18

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Wiggleworms

Spirit of Chicago Air & Water Show Cruises

Mystic Blue Air & Water Show Cruises

Odyssey Air & Water Show Cruises

Forts

Live on the Lake! Feat. Hairbangers Ball and Ginger Road

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Daily Cruises

19

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Spirit of Chicago Air & Water Show Cruises

Mystic Blue Air & Water Show Cruises

Odyssey Air & Water Show Cruises

Forts

Live on the Lake! Feat. AJ Ghent Band and guests

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Aon Summer Fireworks

Daily Cruises

20

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Spirit of Chicago Air & Water Show Cruises

Odyssey Air & Water Show Cruises

Forts

Live on the Lake! Old Town School of Folk Music Feat. Lamajamal and Booty Movement Coalition

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Country Skyline

Daily Cruises

21

Water Flicks: Finding Nemo

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

SHORELINE SIGHTSEEING SOLAR ECLIPSE VIEWING CRUISE

Solar Eclipse Lunch Cruise

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Daily Cruises

Seadog – Solar Eclipse Viewing Lakefront Speedboat Ride

Mystic Blue – Blue Moon Solar Eclipse Viewing Boathouse Cruise

22

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Sunset Yoga, Presented by VIBEUP: Acoustic Soul Flo (Live Music)

Forts

Jam Session, Powered by Fitness Formula Clubs

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Daily Cruises

23

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Live on the Lake! Feat. Wayne Baker Brooks and Melody Angel

Forts

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Aon Summer Fireworks

Daily Cruises

Water Colors: Greg Artry (Drums)

24

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

Live on the Lake! Pier Dance Feat. Euphony and Snoopy King

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Tiny Tavern Comedy Night

Daily Cruises

25

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Shoreline Sightseeing Comedy Cruises with Zanies Comedy Club

Forts

Leinenkugel’s 150th Anniversary Feat. Lauren Alaina and The Cal Stage Band

Planet Chicago

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Leinenkugel’s 150th Anniversary Celebration Fireworks

Daily Cruises

26

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

Leinenkugel’s 150th Anniversary Feat. Cowboy Mouth and Guests

Teatro Vista’s La Havana Madrid

Spirit Gospel Afternoon Lunch Cruise

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Aon Summer Fireworks

Daily Cruises

Chicago Baby Show

27

Mystic Blue Sunday Funday Brunch Cruises

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

Live on the Lake! Old Town School of Folk Music Feat. Abraham Mellish and Lint Trappers

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Daily Cruises

Chicago Baby Show

28

Water Flicks: Jaws

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Daily Cruises

29

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Sunset Yoga, Presented by VIBEUP: Bhakti Vinyasa Flow

Forts

Zumba, Powered by Fitness Formula Clubs

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Daily Cruises

30

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

Live on the Lake! Feat. NuBlu Band and Morry Sochat & The Special 20s

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Aon Summer Fireworks

Daily Cruises

Water Colors: Cole DeGenova Quartet

31

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

Live on the Lake! Pier Dance Feat. Chicago Samba and Edilson Lima

Seadog Wine Flight River Cruises

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Chicago Jazz Orchestra

Tiny Tavern Comedy Night

Daily Cruises

1

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Live on the Lake! Feat. 16 Candles and Bassel & The Supernaturals

Forts

Odyssey Labor Day Weekend Cruises

Samsung Galaxy Studio

The Great American Lobster Fest

Daily Cruises

2

A Retrospective view of the Pathway

Forts

Live on the Lake! Feat. The Town Pants and guests

Odyssey Labor Day Weekend Cruises

Samsung Galaxy Studio

Aon Summer Fireworks

The Great American Lobster Fest

Daily Cruises

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