Family travelers will definitely want to hit up Chicago’s Navy Pier this summer for a schedule of music, art, dance, cultural celebrations and more.
Live on the Lake!
Navy Pier’s weekend music series features live performances in the beer garden, boasting an eclectic mix of musical styles.
The popular sky spectacle is held every Wednesday and Saturday.
Wave Wall Wax
Top DJs mix it up every Saturday at Wave Wall Performance Platform.
Summer Night Markets
The immersive night markets are themed around the 1970s, 80s, 90s and the future, featuring eclectic, one-of-a-kind wares from local businesses and more.
Enjoy live music every Thursday and Friday evening at Wave Wall Performance Platform.
Pier Fitness: Rush Hour Workouts and Sunset Yoga
Free exercise classes led by professional fitness instructors include yoga at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday.
Free instruction in a new dance style will be led each Wednesday in June.
Wave Wall Moves
Take in live dance performances in partnership with See Chicago Dance on Saturdays.
These include Rolex United States Sail Grand Prix (June 16–17), Navy Pier Pride (June 24) and Fresh Fest! (July 13–14).
Other events on offer include Water Flicks, Water Colors, Retro Rides, LatiNxt, Derrick Adams’ Funtime Unicorn, The State of Sound: A World of Music from Illinois, and The Tangled Roots Beer Garden.
It’s time to start dreaming of your next family trip. Here’s some destination inspiration for you. Take a visual journey through these pies from around the world, and maybe you’ll be inspired to take that next trip for a delicious slice.
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Filled with hidden treasures waiting to be discovered, Seoul invites travelers to unearth its many gems, and Seoul Tourism Organization is here to help travelers do just that. Through thoughtfully created initiatives like the Theme Tourism County Competition, Seoul Tourism Organization works closely with local districts to identify and showcase what makes each district unique and charming in all seasons.
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