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Navy Pier, Chicago’s mission-driven cultural district, proudly offers free events and public programming year-round. See a full listing of Navy Pier’s ongoing free events and public programs.
Señioritas quinceañeras, join us for Quinceañera Photo Day at Navy Pier! On the 15th of July, celebrate your 15th birthday with us and enjoy an unforgettable experience like only Navy Pier has to offer.
After meeting in the Crystal Gardens, all participating young ladies will be treated to a free, professional photo to commemorate the occasion, along with one complimentary ticket to ride the Centennial Wheel. The photo shoots will be followed by live musical performances from local Latin American bands for participants and guests to enjoy for free.
Please note that advance registration is required for this free event. Click here to register on Eventbrite.
Check back soon for registration information.
Mariachi Tradición Juvenil is an ensemble of 11 members — two teachers and nine children between the ages of 9 and 15 — with the goal to cultivate and share the art, culture and tradition of mariachi music. MTJ is the first group of young Mariachis belonging to Mariachi Arts & Culture Academy, Inc.
Mariachi Arts & Culture Academy, Inc. was established to cultivate and instill in the future generations the Art and Culture of Mariachi Music. MACA aims to provide opportunities for the youth to carry on the Art and Culture of Mexico’s richness by reaching out to different cultural and socioeconomic communities in the Chicago area. Our main goal to cultivate the love and importance Mariachi Music plays as a tradition in our Mexican Culture. Contact us at email@example.com.
Navy Pier is celebrating the quinceañeras of young ladies throughout the Chicagoland area with free professional group photos on the 15 of June, July and August, 2018. View all upcoming dates and register here.