Monthly Archives: March 2012

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Connections are the best to have, especially in the business world. It can seem hard to find these connections and is usually harder for minorities more so than anyone else. As a result, Navy Pier will host the Chicago Business Opportunity Fair. CBOF This event will promote business relationships between minority-owned companies and major buying…

AmeriCheer & AmeriDance at Navy Pier

Expect to hear a lot of cheers and screaming at Navy Pier next month as cheerleading is officially taking taken over Navy Pier April 14th! Yes, cheerleading! So for everyone competing, make sure those cheers are great and we can hear! AMERICHEER AmeriCheer is hosting their Great Lakes Open National Championship at Navy Pier! It…

Chicago Shakes: The Taming of the Shrew

“O Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo?” Does this famous line sound familiar to you? Does Shakespeare ring a bell? That line was from Shakespeare’s famous play, “Romeo and Juliet”. Explore another one of Shakespeare’s masterful works right here at Navy Pier’s Chicago Shakespeare Theater. The Taming of the Shrew The Taming of the Shrew,…

WTTW - Readers are Leaders

That’s right! It’s all about making reading fun for the little ones at Navy Pier! WTTW Kids Readers are Leaders is coming to Navy Pier for a free family event. Yes, a FREE event! This is one event you do not want the family to miss out on! Miss Lori’s Campus This event will take…

Chicago Shakes: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Want to get lost in the world of Shakespeare? A Midsummer Night’s Dream is at Navy Pier’s Chicago Shakespeare Theater (CST) through April 8. Do not miss out on this riveting performance of a classic tale! Shakespeare’s love potion-fueled comedy comes to life in CST Associate Artistic Director Gary Griffin’s must-see, all-new production! A company…

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This Spring Break, Navy Pier’s Family Pavilion is transformed into an old-time town square. On the music stage, the Chicken or the Egg Orchestra plays all day everyday, featuring fiddle, banjo, bass, guitar and drums. Mother Goose and her friends act out stories by the Wishing Well, and play recess games along with the audience….

Saturdays Sing at Navy Pier

That’s right, a taste of what will seem to be just like the hit-show “Glee” is coming to Navy Pier! There will be many performances and each one will be truly unique! These different entertainers will be performing the following Saturdays, March 3, 10, 17 & 24! And guess what? It is FREE! That’s right…

St. Patrick's Day Chicago

Chicago is the best city to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day! But before we get into all the exciting events, let’s start with a little history… In the 1830s, there was a rise of Irish immigration to Chicago. There were already some Irish living in Chicago before it became a city in 1837, but in the…

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Time Freak is the newest installment at Amazing Chicago’s Funhouse Maze at Navy Pier and believe us, you are going to freak! It could be compared to a life-sized version of the game Simon Says! There are light up buttons around this part of the maze that, when lit up and pressed, activate a faster…

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Are you a Cheerleader? Do you enjoy cheerleading or just love to dance? Well, then this event is perfect for you! VBI (Ventures DBA Cheerlebrity) is coming to Chicago! Navy Pier’s hosting this VBI event March 25th in Festival Hall A! Cheerleading in Chicago This event is to help cheerleaders in Chicago, dancers, coaches, and…