Category Archives: Winter Wonderfest

Winter WonderFest Special Attractions | Navy Pier

If you haven’t heard (but we bet you have because it’s the talk of the town), Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier presented by Bank of America is back! Our grand winter celebration opened on November 30 and runs through January 6—that’s over five weeks of fun! As we like to say around here – ‘tis…

Shop at the Pier!

Every year I try and begin my holiday shopping early because there’s nothing worse than knowing Christmas is a week away and you still have a bunch of people to check off your list. But even though I start looking early doesn’t mean I start buying early. It’s so hard to find meaningful gifts these…

Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier presented by Bank of America

We’re already into week three of our 12th annual Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier presented by Bank of America and the party’s in full swing! If you haven’t stopped by yet, you simply must! Our winter celebration is the talk of the town, and nothing more so than all the fabulous rides we pack into…

Santa at the Pier!

Santa Claus is coming to town! And not just any town, but the Windy City! And where is his first stop? Chicago’s winter lakefront playground, Navy Pier! Every year, Santa Claus stops by our fabulous holiday party, Winter WonderFest. And he’s not just here for one day! Santa may be a busy guy, but he…

One Week Until Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier | Navy Pier

We can’t wait for Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier presented by Bank of America to begin! It’ll be our 12th annual celebration this year and there’s only one more week until we open the Winter WonderFest doors! If you’ve never been to our big holiday celebration, here’s the scoop. Every year we transform our 170,000…

Winter WonderFest Tickets Now on Sale! | Navy Pier

If you’re already planning out your holidays, make sure you save a day for Navy Pier! “Why?” you may ask? Not only does Navy Pier still have some of the best views in the city and the biggest Ferris wheel around, but starting November 30, we’ll also play host to Winter WonderFest presented by Bank…

Navy Pier's New Year's Eve Family Bash

Location: Winter WonderStage in Winter WonderFest (located in Festival Hall) 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Fireworks at 8:15 p.m. Free Admission! On December 31st of each year family and friends gather together in joyous anticipation of the coming New Year.  Come celebrate New Year’s Eve with your family and friends at Navy Pier’s Winter WonderStage. Enjoy…

NP-block

Hey Moms and Dads!  Are your kids already out for winter break or still in school this week, but already showing signs of early “cabin fever”? Winter WonderFest is just the right amount of fun and energy release that those kids need! Navy Pier has you covered! TODAY and TOMORROW ONLY – Monday, Dec. 19…

Extreme Ferris Wheelin' at Navy Pier!

We’ve all heard about, or possibly even seen or known someone who is a Polar Bear. No, not an actual furry animal from the Arctic Ocean, but someone who delights in the sting and burn of the cold on their bare skin! Every year, the Polar Bears take the plunge into Lake Michigan. That’s right; they…

Chicago Blackhawks "Once-In-A-Lifetime Experience" Sweepstakes

Navy Pier and the Chicago Blackhawks have teamed up to offer an unbeatable and unforgettable Blackhawks experience to one lucky winner and three friends! During Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier (Presented by Bank of America) from now until to Jan. 8, 2012, enter the sweepstakes by “Liking” Navy Pier on Facebook. It’s that easy and…