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Navy Pier Beer Garden


Navy Pier Beer Garden

From May through October, the Navy Pier Beer Garden is Chicago’s go-to destination for free, live, outdoor music performances and local craft beer from Tangled Roots Brewery.

This beautiful waterfront venue boasts some of the city’s best views of the lake and skyline as guests enjoy a grand selection of local craft beers, cocktails and classic American foods. This is also the perfect spot to see Navy Pier’s annual signature Summer and New Year’s Eve fireworks presentations.


Live on the Lake! | Thank you for spending your summer season with us. See you next year!

Navy Pier’s weekly outdoor 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 weekend.

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Brain Bash Trivia | Thank you for spending your summer season with us. See you next year!

Join us for Brain Bash Trivia on Thursdays at the Navy Pier Beer Garden. It’s a FREE fun night out and a battle of the wits!

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Dueling Pianos | Thank you for spending your summer season with us. See you next year!

Howl2GO presents Dueling Pianos, featuring unlimited energy, your favorite live music and expert entertainers keeping the crowd alive all night. It’s a night you will never forget!

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Jake's on the Lake | Thank you for spending your summer season with us. See you next year!

Known as a beloved neighborhood hangout that attracts locals and tourists alike, Jake Melnick’s is proud to open Jake’s On The Lake at Navy Pier. Come out and enjoy Jake’s iconic wings, burgers and more while taking in the stunning water and skyline views.

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Farm-to-Foam at Tangled Roots | Daily

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!

How to find Navy Pier Beer Garden


Phone: +13125957437
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600 E. Grand Avenue
Chicago , IL 60611

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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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