Monthly Archives: April 2013

Henry VIII | CST

Stateroom pageants. Backroom politics. A day in the life at the court of King Henry VIII. That’s right, Henry VIII, one of the last plays Shakespeare ever wrote, is finally coming to the Chicago Shakespeare Theater stage! When can you catch it? Try April 30-June 16. Under the brilliant direction of Barbara Gaines, Henry VIII…

Tall Ships Are Coming to Navy Pier!

We’ve been talking it up on Facebook for the past month or so, but if you haven’t heard yet, Tall Ships® Chicago 2013 presented by Pepsi® will be making its triumphant return to Navy Pier this August 7-11!  Yes, once again Chicago will play host to the magnificent TALL SHIPS CHALLENGE®, a commemoration of U.S….

World Sport Wrestling Festival | Navy Pier

Wrestling may be out of the 2020 Summer Olympics for now, but despite this oversight, the ancient sport of strength is still being celebrated at length in the Chicago area. That’s why Navy Pier is proud to open its doors once again to the World Sport Wrestling Festival this April, the largest all-ages tournament in…

Earth Day | Navy Pier

When you live in a place like Chicago, you forget sometimes to look past the spectacular architecture at the natural beauty that surrounds the city. Well, today’s a day for noticing and appreciating Chicago’s parks, beaches, bike trails, and waterways. Happy Earth Day, Chicago! If you’re looking for ways to celebrate, here are some of…

Superheroes and More at the CCM!

If you’re looking for family fun seven days a week, we challenge you to find a better spot than Navy Pier’s Chicago Children’s Museum! They’ve got fun and exciting activities going on every day for kids small and tall! Test your superpowers throughout the museum in April and May with Superheroes Unite! Pick up a Power Card…

HSMAI 2013 MEET Mid America Conference | Navy Pier

All of us here at Navy Pier would like to extend our warmest welcome to all participants in this year’s HSMAI 2013 MEET Mid America Conference! Running from April 23 – 24, HSMAI’s MEET will be the place to make connections and stay on top of all things current and relevant in the meeting and…

Pinot Days | Navy Pier

Wine lovers, it’s finally that time of year again. Pinot Days is headed back to Chicago! This national tour brings together the best domestic and international Pinot Noir producers for a day of wine sampling and education. Join us at Navy Pier this Saturday, April 20 for a chance to taste a great group of…

Chicago Business Opportunity Fair

Networking, networking, networking – that’s what it’s all about in today’s business world. The more connections you have, the better off you are. Sometimes it can be hard for businesses to find these connections, especially when you’re still small and working on just getting off the ground. Well, you’re in luck! Navy Pier will be…

Chicago Bride Magazine Expo & Yacht Party

Is there such a thing as a “perfect wedding”? Young girls dreaming of their fairy-tale happy endings, the newly engaged, and married couples looking back on their special day would all say yes. But it’s so easy to lose sight of the perfect wedding when you’re caught in the middle of planning one. It can be very…

Spring AND Baseball Are in the Air!

Spring may have officially begun on March 20, but it isn’t truly spring in Chicago until baseball starts up again for the season. The Chicago White Sox gave the city a show last Monday and now it’s the Chicago Cubs’ turn. Happy Spring, Chicago! The Cubs are set to take on the Milwaukee Brewers today at 1:20…