Monthly Archives: December 2011

New Year Resolutions

The New Year is just around the corner! It’s that time again; time for making New Year’s resolutions and (hopefully) fulfilling them. The New Year is a time for change, but sticking with a New Year’s resolution is a tricky thing to do. Everyone thinks of the perfect things to give up or that one…

2011: A Year In Review at Navy Pier

This past year brought many changes at Navy pier; Neighborhoods of the World debuted, the Landshark Beer Garden  and Margaritaville opened their doors to visitors, and Navy Pier became a non-profit organization. Some of these changes were more apparent than others, and we’d like to take a look back at this amazing year, 2011! As…

Woody's Winter Warm-up at Harry Caray's Tavern

8:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. The Cubs Convention is going into extra innings with Woody’s Winter Warm-up. Come to this exclusive mixer at Harry Caray’s Tavern at Navy Pier and get served by the pros! Join Kerry Wood and friends as they get behind the bar to serve drinks to their fans and work for…

Navy Pier's New Year's Eve Family Bash

Location: Winter WonderStage in Winter WonderFest (located in Festival Hall) 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Fireworks at 8:15 p.m. Free Admission! On December 31st of each year family and friends gather together in joyous anticipation of the coming New Year.  Come celebrate New Year’s Eve with your family and friends at Navy Pier’s Winter WonderStage. Enjoy…

Navy Pier New Year's Eve Cruises

Navy Pier has the perfect way for you to celebrate New Year’s Eve! How does a cruise on Lake Michigan with a gorgeous view of Chicago skyline sound? Three different cruises, Odyssey, Sprit of Chicago, and Mystic Blue, want to make this New Year’s Eve a night to remember. Odyssey’s New Year’s Eve Fireworks Dinner…

NP-block

Hey Moms and Dads!  Are your kids already out for winter break or still in school this week, but already showing signs of early “cabin fever”? Winter WonderFest is just the right amount of fun and energy release that those kids need! Navy Pier has you covered! TODAY and TOMORROW ONLY – Monday, Dec. 19…

Gift Cards Available for Navy Pier Restaurants!

When it comes to holiday gifts it’s the thought that counts, right? Well then, think about this… Your loved one, best friend or family member is sitting around in the middle of January, looking out at the dismal gloom of winter with absolutely nothing to do when the light bulb ignites in their heads! “That’s…

Billy Goat Restaurant and Tavern at Navy Pier

Have you ever experienced Chicago’s famous Billy Goat Tavern? It’s a fast-paced and exhilarating experience! Thanks to “Saturday Night Live,” it goes a little something like this: cheezborger, cheezborger, double cheezborger, no Pepsi…coke! There’s no time to dawdle if you want to get your food. It is so worth it? Absolutely! The food is fantastic…

Windy City Circus at Navy Pier

February, 17-26, 2012 – Festival Hall at Navy Pier Windy City Circus hosts their Inaugural show February 17-26 with Navy Pier serving as the Big-Top! What’s a circus but a place where dreams come true? High-flying acrobats dazzle the imagination with fearless flight and animal tamers delight in the thrill of defying nature’s wrath! David and…

Chicago Souvenirs at Navy Pier

A souvenir is defined as a thing that is kept as a reminder of a person, place or event- and  that also happens to be Navy Pier’s – and Chicago’s – motto when it comes to keepsakes! Whether you visit with someone, come for an event or just to see the sights, the souvenirs sold…