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Celebrate Halloween at Navy Pier!

Navy Pier is full of fun and fright this October with several Halloween festivities offered throughout the month, in addition to Pier Pumpkin Lights, the Pier’s new, free pumpkin pop-up experience on display now through November 2. Whether you are with family, friends or your significant other, the Pier is the place to be this Halloween!


Dress up in your best costumes for three dates of free trick-or-treating at participating Pier establishments.

  • Free
  • Saturday, October 26
  • Sunday, October 27
  • Thursday, October 31
  • 2 – 6 p.m.

Haunted Maze

On select weekend dates and on Halloween, Amazing Chicago’s Funhouse Maze will transform into a Haunted Maze inspired by famous Chicago ghost stories for a spooky, twisty time. Please note, guests under the age of 18 will not be permitted to enter without a paying adult chaperone and the maze is not recommended for guests under the age of 10.

  • $15/person
  • Friday, October 25 – Sunday, October 27
  • Thursday, October 31
  • 5 p.m. – closing

Cosplay on the Pier: Halloween Fest 2019

This inaugural event will feature a designated cosplay photo area, RSVP perks and after-party! Please visit here to pre-register for the event and receive the following perks: one free Centennial Wheel ticket, discounted parking, a chance to be entered into two costume contests, portrait opportunities with professional photographers, discounted and themed food and drink specials and entry to the Cosplayer After-Party at Harry Caray’s (must be 21 and older to enter).

  • Free
  • Saturday, October 26
  • 2 – 10 p.m.


The first 1,031 guests to register for tickets will enjoy complimentary access to the Centennial Wheel during normal operating hours on Thursday, October 31 (weather permitting). Ticket registration will go live on Thursday, October 24, so stay tuned!  

  • Free
  • Thursday, October 31
  • 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

October Food & Beverage Specials

Treat yourself at the following on-site partners for special fall-inspired food & beverage specials, available all month long:

  • Big Bowl, Billy Goat Tavern, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., Giordano’s, Harry Caray’s Tavern, Margaritaville, Riva Crabhouse, Snow Dragon Shavery, Tiny Tavern
  • Prices vary
  • Through October 31
  • Standard Pier operating hours


Share your favorite Halloween photo on social media and use #NavyPier for a chance to get featured on our social media channels:

InstagramFacebook and Twitter. Who’s ready for Halloween?

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