Category Archives: Neighborhoods of the World

Celebrate Lithuanian Independence | Neighborhoods of the World

Come celebrate Lithuanian Independence with Navy Pier this Sunday, March 10 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Crystal Gardens!  Yes, it’s time for another Sunday full of Neighborhoods of the World festivities and we’ve got all the reason to celebrate here in Chicago! Believe it or not, our city possesses the largest Lithuanian…

Chinese-American Museum of Chicago

Navy Pier is always proud to celebrate the rich tapestry of Chicago’s diverse ethnic communities, which is why we’re so excited to be holding our third annual cultural tribute, Neighborhoods of the World! Over the course of eight Sundays, the public will have the chance to come to Navy Pier’s beautiful Crystal Gardens for an…

Bell’Italia | Neighborhoods of the World

“When in Rome,” or should we say, “When on Taylor Street.” Although Chicago is thousands of miles from Italy, we’re proud to have a little taste of Italian culture right here on Taylor Street AND at Navy Pier this Sunday during Neighborhoods of the World! If you’ve never been to Taylor Street, now’s the time…

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…