Category Archives: Neighborhoods of the World

Germania on the Pier!

This is it… the final day of Neighborhoods of the World has come! Do not miss out on your last chance to take a trip to a new and exciting country without ever leaving Chicago. Visit Navy Pier on April 15 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. and experience Germany like never before, at Neighborhoods…

swingintospring

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….

Spring at Navy Pier!

It is almost time to kick off those boots and take off those heavy coats! Spring is just right around the corner! Although Chicago’s winter has been more mild that usual, it is always good to escape the cold! Plus, the kids are going to start begging to do things outside, because the weather is…

Neighborhoods of the World at Navy Pier

Have you always dreamed of traveling to immerse yourself in different cultures? Now you don’t have to go too far as Navy Pier is bringing eight different countries over two months to the heart of Chicago!  Sounds great, right? Navy Pier is hosting their Neighborhoods of the World series February 26 to April 15, beginning with…

Neighborhoods of the World: Africa in Chicago

Yes, you read it right! Since it is hard for many of us to travel to Africa we are bringing Africa to Chicago! Although it would be nice to go to Africa and explore, many of us are unable to visit for different reasons. So we will make you feel right at home! African history…

Neighborhoods of the World - Phillipines

Piyesta Pinoy sa Chicago Come out and celebrate the Philippine Fest Chicago (Piyesta Pinoy sa Chicago) at Navy Pier! Don’t know much about the Filipino culture? Then make sure you make your way out April 1 from 12 p.m- 5 p.m where you can immerse yourself in the Filipino culture! Philippines in Chicago Filipino’s began…

Neighborhoods of the World: Italy

Enjoy a day in Italy here at Navy Pier! Neighborhoods of the World will introduce Italian culture to the city of Chicago on March 25, 2012 from 12 p.m.-5 p.m.! Take a journey and experience the rich culture of Italy at Navy Pier! Italian places and culture are around every corner of Chicago. Let us…

Neighborhoods of the World: Mexico

Come experience one of the many zesty and spicy things Chicago has to offer!  Don’t walk, run, over to Navy Pier in celebration of Chicago’s many ethnic neighborhoods.  An all ages weekly performance series will be held weekly from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. every Sunday from February 26- April 15 in honor of the cultural…

Neighborhoods of the World - Lithuania

Chicago is home to many different cultures filled with diverse cuisines and traditions which make it such a unique and culture filled city!  Navy Pier is proud to celebrate Neighborhoods of the World with live music, dance, colorful costumes, authentic cuisine, folk art and more!  Come every Sunday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. during…

Neighborhoods of the World - A Greek Journey in the Windy City on March 4!

Come one, come all! Experience Greece in the Windy City! Navy Pier’s Neighborhoods of the World will introduce Greek culture to the city of Chicago on March 4 from 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. Is everyone ready for this? I know we are; so dive right in and get ready to indulge in the rich…