Monthly Archives: June 2012

Date Night at Navy Pier

This summer let Navy Pier help you plan the perfect date to sweep any guy or gal off their feet.  Navy Pier has dining and attractions to amuse any couple, no matter the age. Check out our suggestions to planning the perfect date at Navy Pier and add some fun to your love life.  …

Navy Pier Ferris Wheel

The Ferris Wheel at Navy Pier is one of the staples on the Chicago skyline. It is also one of the reasons why Navy Pier is the number one tourist destination in the Midwest. With its thousands of lights sparkling over the waters of Lake Michigan, the Ferris Wheel stands at a majestic 150 feet…

Must See Summer | Navy Pier

Navy Pier is the spot to be this summer! Whether you’re looking for a day of family fun or a night out with friends, Navy Pier has plenty to offer. While you plan your day at Navy Pier, check out our ‘Must See’ list below to make sure you don’t miss any of the fun….

Just Dance at Navy Pier

Navy Pier presents JUST DANCE! From June 22-23, 29-30 and July 1, the northwest corner of Pier Park will have some of Chicago’s best dance troupes, companies and schools! This event is free for all so bring the whole family!     Opening Day JUST DANCE! kicks off on Friday June 22 with the McNulty…

Boat Cruises at Navy Pier

There is never a dull moment at Navy Pier! There is plenty of shopping, dining, entertainment and other attractions for guests of all ages to enjoy. This summer, experience a different side of Navy Pier by boarding one of our many cruises! Whether you’re looking to sightsee, have dinner or hold a private event, our many…

free-admission-childrens-museum

Come one, come all, to the extended hours at the Chicago Children’s Museum! Now until the end of summer, September 3, the museum will be open Sunday-Wednesday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Thursday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.  This gives you and the little ones plenty of time to enjoy all the hands-on, high…

Sand Mandala

Mandala, a word which is loosely translated to the word “circle” is a sacred piece of art created with sand for the Buddhism and Hindu religions. The Mandala is seen as a piece of art to many around the world, but in these religions it symbolizes radial balance. Seeing a Mandala being created is a…

Landshark Beer Garden at Navy Pier

The Landshark Beer Garden at Navy Pier always promises a pleasant experience to all guests. After a fun filled day at Navy Pier, the Beer Garden is a perfect place to sit back, relax and enjoy the gorgeous city-views right on the lake. This summer will be no exception. Come enjoy a day at Navy…

Make Music Chicago at Navy Pier

Make Music Chicago is a completely free, one-day music festival presented by Rush Hour Concerts. This year, it returns for its second annual event on the first day of summer, Thursday, June 21! Make Music Chicago celebrates the ability of everyone to make music. Age, ability level and genre do not matter. Everyone can come…

Ryba's Fudge Shoppe

With all the exciting things Navy Pier has to offer, strolling up and down the Pier can be tiring.  Luckily, Navy Pier is lined with delicious options for snacks to keep you going throughout the day!   Satisfy the sweet tooth! Got a sweet tooth you need to satisfy, and then head over to Ryba’s…