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Fairfield Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile

216 East Ontario Street · Chicago, Illinois 60611 USA

Seasonal Entertainment

The historic Navy Pier continues its tradition to keep visitors entertained all year round. When the weather is cool, there are many indoor events to make your Chicago trip memorable.

Fireworks

Navy Pier hosts Aon Summer Fireworks, synchronized to music over the beautiful Lake Michigan every Wednesday and Saturday starting Memorial Day weekend - Labor Day weekend at 10:15pm. Specific cruises, such as Seadog Cruises, also host firework cruises for an added summer experience along Lake Michigan.

Events

LandShark Beer Garden

The Garden is open from May-October and offers food and drink seven days a week. Live music is available on select days and times.

 

Pepsi Skyline Stage

The canopied, open-air theater seats 1,500 people and hosts a variety of live events including music, theater, comedy and acrobatic spectacles from summer to early fall. 

 

Winter WonderFest

Each December, this family-fun event is Chicago's biggest indoor winter playground featuring 170,000 square fee of rides, slides and Chicago Blackhawks Indoor Ice Skating Rink.

 

New Year's Eve

Celebrate the new year in the historic Grand Ballroom, Crystal Gardens or dining cruises featuring fireworks, entertainment and champagne toast. 

 

Neighborhoods of the World

Over the course of eight weeks, celebrate Chicago's rich tapestry of diverse communities, which pay annual cultural tribute through lively folk music, traditional dance, cuisine and crafts from Chicago's ethnic communities.

 

Chicago Flower and Garden Show

At this annual eight-day event in March, join 40,000 garden enthusiasts to admire more than 20 featured gardens from top designers, interact in the Kids' Activity Garden, indulge in Garden Gourmet's top chefs' cooking demonstrations and learn from the experts on best tricks and tips.

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