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Navy Pier Chicago | Parking, Hours, Fireworks, Hotels, Dining

Navy Pier


5 Things You Need To Know

Navy Pier Fireworks

The Navy Pier Chicago hosts fireworks displays during various times of the year. Here's the schedule:

Summer (Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend):

  • Wednesdays at 9:00 PM

  • Saturdays at 10:00 PM

New Year's Eve: There are fireworks to ring in the New Year.


  • Saturdays in late November and December at 9:00 PM

These fireworks shows at Navy Pier offer a fantastic way to enjoy the city's skyline and add a touch of magic to your visit during these special times of the year.

Popular Dining

Here are some dining options on Navy Pier:

America's Dog and Burger: Known for its delicious hot dogs and burgers, a classic American choice.

Snow Dragon Shavery: If you're craving something sweet, try Snow Dragon Shavery for shaved ice desserts.

Harry Caray's Tavern: A sports-themed restaurant offering a variety of American cuisine and a great atmosphere.

Offshore Rooftop: Located on Navy Pier, it's the largest rooftop bar in the world with stunning views of Lake Michigan.

Billy Goat Tavern: A famous Chicago spot known for its "cheezborger" and iconic history.

Lirica: If you're in the mood for Italian cuisine, Lirica offers a range of Italian dishes to enjoy.

Hotels near Navy Pier

Here are some popular hotels in Chicago that are highly rated by guests:

Sable at Navy Pier Chicago, Curio Collection by Hilton: Located at Navy Pier, offering a unique and luxurious experience.

Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile: A comfortable and well-regarded hotel in the heart of the Magnificent Mile.

Loews Chicago Hotel: Known for its modern design and excellent service.

Sheraton Grand Chicago Riverwalk: Offers stunning views of the Chicago River and is centrally located.

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago - Magnificent Mile: Provides a comfortable stay near the Magnificent Mile shopping district.


Here's the parking information for Navy Pier:

Self-Park Rates:

0-1 hours: $18

1-2 hours: $32

2-5 hours: $37

5-12 hours: $45

12-24 hours: $55

Valet Parking Rates (Entrance 2 for OFFSHORE, LIRICA, HARRY CARAY’S validation):

0-4 hours: $20

4-8 hours: $35

8-12 hours: $55

Event Parking (12-hour limit): $55

Valet Parking Rates (Sable Hotel validation):

Overnight: $69

Event Parking: $55

Discounted Remote Parking:

Grand Plaza Park: Remote parking for $15.
Ogden Plaza Self Park: Convenient remote parking at $15.
Millennium Park Garage: Budget-friendly option at $13.
Cityfront Place Parking Garage: Another choice for remote parking, priced at $15.


Here are the hours of operation:

General Hours (Sunday - Thursday):

  • 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

General Hours (Friday - Saturday):

  • 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

Be sure to check the website for up to date hours information

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