Monthly Archives: October 2012

Really Big Halloween Party | Navy Pier

Here at Navy Pier, we believe that Halloween is too big a holiday to fit into one day. That’s why we’re spreading our celebrations out with another Really Big Halloween Party this year! Did you come by our party last year? We’ve got even more in store for you this October! Navy Pier’s Really Big…

Navy Pier's Ferris wheel

  1) BIGart at Gateway Park, a magnificent display of contemporary sculptures!                   2) The Chicago Shakespeare Theater! Three plays are running this month alone!                   3) Connie’s Pizza, a Southside favorite brought to the Pier!        …

Tim Kazurinsky at Four Star Comedy Fest | Navy Pier

Over the course of his nearly thirty-five year comedy career, Tim Kazurinsky has gone by many names. There’s Dr. Jack Badofsky, the SNL Weekend Update health specialist who warned the public about all sorts of ridiculously named illnesses, Mr. Landlord in Eddie Murphy’s ‘Mister Robinson’s Neighborhood’ sketch, the husband of a chimp in the ‘I…

Chicago Ideas Week | Navy Pier

Chicago is a city of great movers, shakers, and thinkers so why not celebrate this constant local innovation? For one week, the city will do just that during its annual Chicago Ideas Week! Chicago Ideas Week From October 8 through October 14, Chicago Ideas Week, or CIW, will sponsor discussions across the city, from locations…