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Private Events in the Navy Pier Beer Garden


This beautiful, lakeside venue – located on the east end of Navy Pier – offers unparalleled views of both the Chicago skyline and lakefront. Give your guests the ultimate Chicago experience by hosting an event at this one-of-a-kind venue. It’s an ideal location for corporate parties, special events, or casual get-togethers, and the space can easily accommodate up to 400 people.

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The Navy Pier Beer Garden offers an extensive selection of food and beverage options for your special event so that you can give your guests exactly what they’re looking for. Tangled Roots local craft beer, imports and domestic beers are always on tap, but we also offer creative cocktails and frozen drinks. And you can always count on our beer-soaked brats, char-grilled burgers and hand-tossed pizzas to be fan favorites.


Straight from the farm to your glass, Tangled Roots. Farm-to-Foam beers are brewed locally in Ottawa, IL, with hops from their own hop farm. The diverse portfolio of beers suits any palette – from light lagers and ales to dark and complex experimental brews. Their signature “Forty 1 Eighty 8”, a 100% Farm to Foam beer, is named after the coordinates of Ottawa, IL. This waterfront, craft beer experience is not to be missed!

Known as a beloved neighborhood hangout, Jake’s on the Lake brings one of Chicago’s favorite restaurants to Navy Pier. As the only outpost for Jake Melnick’s Corner Tap, Jake’s iconic wings, burgers, and more will attract locals and tourists alike.

Experience summer by the lake, and impress your guests at the Navy Pier Beer Garden!

About Navy Pier

Navy Pier is the People’s Pier, Chicago’s lakefront treasure, welcoming all and offering dynamic and eclectic experiences through partnerships and programs that inspire discovery and wonder.

Since its reopening in 1995, more than 180 million guests have come to enjoy the Pier's 50 acres of unparalleled attractions and experiences. In 2022, Navy Pier continues to evolve into an accessible, year-round centerpiece for Chicago’s diverse arts and cultural treasures.

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