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Light Up The Lake 2023

December 12, 2023 @ 12:00 pm | LIGHT UP THE LAKE, THE LARGEST INDOOR AND OUTDOOR HOLIDAY EXPERIENCE IN CHICAGO!

Light Up The Lake 2023

Navy Pier is excited to present a reimagined Light Up The Lake, the largest indoor and outdoor holiday experience in Chicago! Join us for a winter celebration that promises to illuminate Chicago’s top lakefront destination from November 24th to December 31st.

November 24th – December 31st

Explore the Pier’s dazzling outdoor lakefront light displays. Experience the joy of outdoor ice skating with a breathtaking backdrop of Lake Michigan. Cozy up with loved ones and roast smores by the toasty firepits. Ignite your creativity at our holiday workshops.

Discover one-of-kind finds with our local artisan markets. Experience the thrills of axe throwing. Enjoy live music every weekend from local performers. Take a ride on the heated Centennial Ferris Wheel. Create cherished memories with family and friends at our award-winning fireworks on Saturdays.

Skating is FREE if you bring your own skates!

Purchase your skate rentals & axe throwing tickets here

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Time

12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Event Venue

Navy Pier

Address

600 E. Grand Avenue,
Chicago, IL 60611

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