Navy Pier offers breathtaking views of the city, and is the spot of the renowned illustrious fireworks display the moment the New Year begins. This year’s Chicago Resolution Gala at Navy Pier will be held in both the Grand Ballroom and the Lakeview Terrace beginning at 8:30 p.m. The celebration will last until 2 a.m., with a 5-hour open bar from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. General Admission tickets start at $145 and many different VIP ticket options are also available, including couples tickets and even private tables in the Grand Ballroom and Lakeview Terrace. Guests are required to pick up tickets before the event begins.
All admissions include the premium open bar and numerous hors d’oeuvres stations, which will include pasta primavera, assorted flatbread pizzas, bruschetta, grilled quesadillas, roasted mushrooms with gorgonzola, vegetable crudités, and much more. Also included for all guests are party favors and a midnight champagne toast, uniting the crowd of 3,000 patrons ringing in the New Year underneath the grandiose fireworks display.
Guests can dance throughout the night to live music from live DJs in the luxurious ballroom and take in breathtaking views of the city on the beautiful terrace. The affair is a black-tie event, and ticket ordering and pickup information is available available online (http://chitownevents.com/
Navy Pier is The Place for Shopping and Entertainment Year-Round
Navy Pier is not just one of the premier spots in Chicago to spend New Year’s Eve, but hosts all of Chicago’s largest fireworks displays, including The Fourth of July and other holidays. Not only that, but it is one of Chicago’s best spots for shopping, dining, and entertainment.
The historic Navy Pier located just off the Magnificent Mile on beautiful Lake Michigan is open year-round, where there is something for everyone. Navy Pier offers a large variety of retail stores and a wide range of dining options including fast-food, casual, and fine dining. It is also home to The Children’s Museum, an IMAX theater and the Chicago Shakespeare Theatre which hosts Broadway class productions. There are outdoor seasonal vendors, and tour options, which include architectural boat and walking tours to bike and segway tours of the city. It is also home to a 150-foot-high Ferris wheel, a musical carousel, an 18 holes miniature golf course – all three of which are open all year, weather permitting – as well as other seasonal outdoor rides. Navy Pier also hosts a full calendar (http://www.navypier.com/
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