Monthly Archives: September 2011

Navy Pier Food Court

So you’ve strolled down Dock Street, taken a Shoreline Sightseeing Cruise, and have seen enough pigeons to last you a decade. You’re still looking for the best Chicago lunch, but now what? Brace yourselves, fellow Navy Pier-ians, we’re about to give you a little insight into Navy Pier’s Food Court – and the best Chicago…

Chicago Bridal Show and Expo at Navy Pier

Calling All Brides! Whether you’ve recently become engaged, have a wedding in the works or just want to scout out the latest bridal fashion and attire, join us Sunday, October 16th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. for Navy Pier’s Bridal Show and Expo presented by Chicago Bride.   Wedding gowns, bridal party designs, and…

Build-A-Bear at Navy Pier

Everybody has memories of a favorite stuffed animal growing up, but how many of us got to design our own furry friends? The Build-A-Bear Workshop at Navy Pier in Chicago lets visitors take a hands-on approach to the entire bear-building process! With summer ending, really what could be better than spending an afternoon of family…

Chicago Children's Museum at Navy Pier

As parents of children are sure to know, when it comes to small children museums can be a hit-or-miss experience. Half the time, they’re totally into the dinosaur bones or antique train cars. Other times? Long faces and boredom… But there isn’t a child who’s been to the Chicago Children’s Museum at Navy Pier that…

Navy Pier Walk 2011

Navy Pier Walk Printable Guide This fall, you can walk around Navy Pier and take in some outstanding pieces of art – all for free! Navy Pier Walk 2011, a public art showcase in Gateway Park and along Dock Street, will continue until Nov. 6, so it’s prime time to go check out the exhibits…

Chicago Shakespeare Theatre - Follies

The Chicago Shakespeare Theatre is proud to introduce a compelling and lively new production of “Follies” featuring a company of over 40 actors and musicians beginning Oct. 4th at Navy Pier in Chicago. Chicago Shakespeare Theater – What is “Follies”?   “Follies” brings the book written by James Goldman to life as it captures the…

'Hat' Play at Navy Pier

Navy Pier would like to introduce ‘Hat’ play at Navy Pier in Chicago. Why? Because, sometimes the simplest things in life can be the most fun!   The friendly folks at Navy Pier’s Sports Store and DC Mad Hatter aren’t horsing around, they’re ‘hatting’ around and they want to show you how! What is Navy…

Fireworks at Navy Pier in Chicago

It would appear that autumn has officially hit Navy Pier, and while we enjoy the falling leaves and the cool crisp mornings and all the goings-on during the evenings, we would like to mention our favorite part of each fall week – Saturday nights at Navy Pier – which means fireworks, of course! There are…

Germany's Best and Oktoberfest at Navy Pier

September 23 – October 10 Sun -Tues from 11 am to 9 pm Wed – Sat from 11 am to 10 pm Get ready to “O’zapft is!” Pronounced…well you’ll have to come and find out at the 1st Annual Germany’s Best and Oktoberfest! As its name suggests, it combines two distinct yet closely intertwined aspects…

Bears Tailgate from Harry Caray's Tavern at Navy Pier

Harry Caray’s Tavern at Navy Pier is offering one of the most amazing and unique Bears game experiences in Chicago! For every home regular season Bears Game, avoid pre and post game traffic hassles and sky-high parking rates with Harry’s Park, Tailgate and Cruise Party.  Customers of Harry Caray’s Navy Pier will receive a discounted…