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Navy Pier’s Crystal Gardens Are Being Turned Into Virtual Scenery — But Residents Are Pushing Back With A Petition

The free Crystal Gardens will be replaced by a paid virtual space, upsetting some residents. But Navy Pier says the move is necessary to boost businesses there.

Downtown

Navy Pier Celebrating Pride At Saturday Event With Live Music, Drag Queen Story Hour And More

Navy Pier is hosting a Price celebration Saturday with a fireworks show, music and COVID-19 vaccinations.

Downtown

No Fireworks At Navy Pier For Fourth Of July This Year — But There Will Be Music, Activities

The pier typically hosts a 15-minute fireworks display that attracts thousands of people from throughout the city.

Downtown

Navy Pier Will Start Reopening April 30 With Fireworks Shows, Ferris Wheel Rides And More

The pier has been closed since the fall, when COVID-19 was surging in and around Chicago.

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Navy Pier Closing Again In September As It Faces Staggering Losses From Coronavirus

The iconic spot will temporarily stop all its operations and close the more than 70 small businesses that are housed there. It's expected to reopen in the spring.

Downtown

Navy Pier Will Have Fourth Of July Celebrations — But Not Its Famous Fireworks

Thousands of people typically go to Navy Pier on the Fourth of July for the show.

Downtown

Yes, The 606 Trail Is Still Closed — Even Though The Riverwalk, Navy Pier Are Open

Ald. Daniel La Spata (1st) said he has not received an update from Mayor Lori Lightfoot or the Chicago Park District about when the trail will reopen.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Navy Pier Hosting Blood Drive As Officials Warn Of Shortage During Pandemic

People who try to donate will receive free tickets to the Centennial Wheel at Navy Pier, cooler bags and a $5 Amazon gift card.

Downtown

Navy Pier Reopening With Restrictions Amid Coronavirus

The Ferris wheel remains closed, but there will be outdoor dining, tour boat rides and more.

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The Navy Pier Flyover’s Northern End Is An Ice-Choked Hazard. Are Trail Closures The New Normal?

“Models show that lake levels are likely to remain high through this year, and so, at least in the near term future we’re going to be dealing with this," a Chicago Park District official said.

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Free Romantic Rides On Navy Pier’s Ferris Wheel Available Before Valentine’s Day

Navy Pier is giving away 2,020 tickets to people who want to take a ride on the Ferris wheel on Feb. 13.

Downtown

1,000 Pumpkins And Jack-O’-Lanterns Coming To Navy Pier For All Of October

The Pier Pumpkin Lights are new this year. They'll be on display starting Oct. 1.

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Navy Pier Will Host Speed Dating On The Ferris Wheel For Sweetest Day

Attendees will also get to meet other singles on a yacht with an open bar during the event.

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Fourth Of July In Chicago: Here’s Where To Celebrate (GUIDE)

Here's where you can picnic, party and watch the fireworks in Chicago.

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You Can Celebrate Pride With Drag Queens, LGBTQ Arts And Crafts At Navy Pier

The event is part of Pride Month.

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