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Live on the Lake!

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Live on the Lake!

Free live music in the Navy Pier Beer Garden featuring John Kimler & Friends, Chicken Wire Empire, and Nick Pontarelli.

Navy Pier’s weekly live music series features Chicago's best bands, along with regional and national acts, who will perform countless genres and styles of popular music every Saturday and Sunday.

JULY 17 PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE

John Kimler & Friends | 2:00pm - 3:00pm | 3:30pm - 4:30pm

More info coming soon!

Chicken Wire Empire | 5:30pm - 6:30pm | 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Chicken Wire Empire is a progressive bluegrass band.  Its five members have spent a lifetime honing their craft, with deep roots in bluegrass, jamband, classical, and other genres.  On the first day of 2019, CWE released their sophomore album, “What Moves Mountains,” locally sourced, grown, recorded, mixed, and mastered in their home turf of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  John Hartford Memorial Festival 2019 Band Contest finalists CWE brings the foot-stomping good-times to audiences of all ages; just make sure to wear your dancing shoes.

Nick Pontarelli | 9:00pm - 10:10pm | 10:25pm 11:30pm

More info coming soon!

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Chicago , IL 60611

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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 2020, Navy Pier continues to evolve into an accessible, year-round centerpiece for Chicago’s diverse arts and cultural treasures.


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Navy Pier

600 E. GRAND AVENUE
CHICAGOIL 60611
1-800 595-PIER (7437)

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