Monthly Archives: February 2012

Chicago Flower and Garden Show - Happenings

Are you ready to shed those winter chills and warm up to spring? The Chicago Flower and Garden Show is the place to be! It’s a full week of events, March 10-18, which will inspire and educate the gardener in everyone! There are so many events to partake in; who knows know where to start! Potting…

Leap Day at Navy Pier

Leap Day only comes around once every four years, so why not celebrate? Join Navy Pier as it celebrates Leap Day, February 29th, with a variety of special savings including FREE parking and even FREE Ferris wheel rides all day! Come out and enjoy savings up and down the Pier! If you’re looking for a…

Neighborhoods of the World at Navy Pier

Have you always dreamed of traveling to immerse yourself in different cultures? Now you don’t have to go too far as Navy Pier is bringing eight different countries over two months to the heart of Chicago!  Sounds great, right? Navy Pier is hosting their Neighborhoods of the World series February 26 to April 15, beginning with…

Chicago Flower and Garden Show

The Chicago Flower and Garden Show at Navy Pier will run from March 10-18, 2012. From special seminars, display gardens and even culinary demonstrations, there’s something for everyone at this annual event! Seminars range from Landscaping Your Home for Energy Efficiency and How to Rescue your Community with a Garden to Sexy Plants for Urban…

Navy Pier on a College Budget

Don’t let Chicago burn a hole in your pocket! We all know that the city can be a bit pricy, especially for college students. It’s difficult to experience art and culture in Chicago without spending all of your cash! Fortunately, Navy Pier has the perfect solution for all of you college students out there. Head…

Neighborhoods of the World: Africa in Chicago

Yes, you read it right! Since it is hard for many of us to travel to Africa we are bringing Africa to Chicago! Although it would be nice to go to Africa and explore, many of us are unable to visit for different reasons. So we will make you feel right at home! African history…

Neighborhoods of the World - Phillipines

Piyesta Pinoy sa Chicago Come out and celebrate the Philippine Fest Chicago (Piyesta Pinoy sa Chicago) at Navy Pier! Don’t know much about the Filipino culture? Then make sure you make your way out April 1 from 12 p.m- 5 p.m where you can immerse yourself in the Filipino culture! Philippines in Chicago Filipino’s began…

Black History Month at Navy Pier

Black History Month is here! It is time to celebrate African American culture and the significant African American’s that have fought for the freedoms and rights that are in place today. Black History Month was started by Carter G. Woodson and has been taking place every February in the United States and Canada since 1976. …

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Navy Pier is one of the most romantic places in the city of Chicago, so why not spend the most romantic day of the year with your significant other here with us! Valentine’s Day should be a day to remember and that will most definitely happen here at Navy Pier! Everyone hears about what their…

Neighborhoods of the World: Italy

Enjoy a day in Italy here at Navy Pier! Neighborhoods of the World will introduce Italian culture to the city of Chicago on March 25, 2012 from 12 p.m.-5 p.m.! Take a journey and experience the rich culture of Italy at Navy Pier! Italian places and culture are around every corner of Chicago. Let us…