Monthly Archives: May 2012

Odyssey Cruises | Champagne Cruises

Board the Odyssey, Navy Pier’s premier elegant, yet affordable dining cruise! Enjoy a great meal, attentive service, live entertainment, dancing and the view of Chicago’s skyline. During the summer season, every Friday in May through August, enjoy a complimentary glass of champagne during the Champagne Dinner Cruises aboard the Odyssey. Dinner Our Executive Chef prepares…

Military Discount at Navy Pier

It’s that time of year again when all of Navy Pier’s attractions, shops and restaurants can be enjoyed to the fullest! And what could make a beautiful summer day in Chicago even better? How about discounts on almost everything the historic Navy Pier has to offer! Are you in the military?  Live in Chicago or…

Memorial Day Weekend at Navy Pier!

Kick off your Memorial Day weekend at Navy Pier! Come for a signature brew and food at the Landshark Beer Garden, experience the new Cirque Shanghai Year of the Dragon show, enjoy a night of fireworks, and much more! Landshark Beer Garden Beginning May 25, the Landshark Beer Garden will reopen for the 2012 season,…

Navy Pier IMAX - Upcoming Summer Movies

Summertime promises three things: warm weather, good sports and great movie releases! This summer in particular marks the arrival of some of the most anticipated movies of the year. Titles like Dark Shadows, Prometheus and The Dark Knight Rises are sure to draw movie-goers from all over the Chicago-land area to their nearby theaters. Enjoy…

Chicago Shakes- A History of Everything

Chicago Shakespeare Theater opened at Navy Pier in 1999 and has been home to some of the most beloved productions throughout the years. This intimate theater seats 510 guests and only nine rows separate the most distant seat from the actors onstage- there isn’t a bad seat in the house!  This 2008 Regional Tony Award…

BIGart @ Navy Pier

Navy Pier welcomes BIGart at Navy Pier, an annual, free outdoor art exhibition at the Pier. For this year’s exhibition Navy Pier is pleased to partner with contemporary art gallery, Gagosian Gallery to unveil to the public a signature Roy Lichtenstein sculpture, “Brushstroke Group”. Who is Roy Lichtenstein? In the 1960’s, Lichtenstein along with Andy…

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Chicago’s Best Beer Garden Just Got Even Better! Let the Fin Begin Chicago! The Landshark Beer Garden, on the East End of Navy Pier, is open to all ages and is a great place to unwind and enjoy Chicago’s lakefront. Residents and visitors alike will enjoy the outdoor atmosphere surrounded by the unique personality of…

Chicago Match Race Invitational

Join the Chicago Match Race Center at the East End of the Pier for match race sailing open to the public. The 28-foot long sailboats race in one-on-one duels just feet off the pier. Complete with live on-shore commentary, this stadium sailing atmosphere will make you feel like you are on the sailboat with the…

Absolutely Chicago Segway Tours

Looking to discover Chicago in a new and different way? Come tour the city on an exciting Chicago Segway tour adventure. Absolutely Chicago Segway Tours provides the finest Chicago sightseeing tour available and they’re now at Navy Pier! While gliding effortlessly, enjoy the Lakefront and learn the history of our city on this exciting and informative Chicago Segway tour conducted…

Fishing at the Pier!

At Navy Pier, there is so much more to do than boat rides and the Ferris wheel. Which are both amazing and lots of fun, but if you’re looking for fun and free things to do at Navy Pier, then look to Lake Michigan. Yep, that big beautiful body of water waits with loads of…