Please update your browser.

Thank you for visiting our site! We noticed you are using a browser we no longer support. To have the best overall experience and avoid issues navigating the site, please click one of the supported browsers to the right to download the latest version for free:

Excision at Navy Pier Cropped

Aug. 4, 2023 | Navy Pier and Collectiv bring explosive spectacular to Navy Pier, Dec. 22

Electronic Dance Music Artist EXCISION Announces Live Show at Navy Pier

Please be aware that the content on this webpage was authored more than 6 months ago, so some information may be outdated or no longer accurate. Please visit our event calendar for information on current events.

CHICAGO— Navy Pier and Collectiv are thrilled to announce the much-anticipated performance of EXCISION, live at Navy Pier on Friday, Dec. 22, 2023. This monumental event promises to deliver an unforgettable experience, bringing together fans of electronic dance music for an electrifying night of music, lights, and pure excitement.

EXCISION, renowned for his groundbreaking productions and mind-blowing performances, will be taking the stage at the iconic Navy Pier, setting the perfect backdrop for a night of high-energy entertainment. Flooded with lasers, subwoofers, and massive immersive visuals, this exclusive event will be a celebration of music, unity, and the joy of being together.

Tickets for the EXCISION live show at Navy Pier are now on sale. Fans wanting to ensure a spot at this extraordinary event should click here to secure tickets early. In addition to general admission tickets, a limited number of VIP passes are available. The VIP package includes access to a separate, express event entrance, private VIP bar, elevated viewing deck, and private restrooms.

Hailing from Kelowna, British Columbia, EXCISION has spent his career dedicated to the Bass Music scene, leading and innovating in the creation of a massive, passionate Dubstep community. He has headlined to massive crowds at festivals across the globe including EDC Las Vegas, Lollapalooza, Ultra, Electric Zoo, Global Dance, Nocturnal, Escape, and many others.

Supporting artists for the Navy Pier EXCISION experience include:

  • Sullivan King, a DJand heavy metal musician who’s drawn attention for his unusual blending of electronic dance music and electric guitar-centered heavy metal performance;
  • Crankdat, a DJ and electronic dance music producer known for his energetic and melodically vibrant EDM mixes;
  • Emorfik, one of the youngest rising names in the heavy bass and Riddim community;
  • Lizzy Jane, a DJ, producer, and podcast host currently taking the electronic dance music world by storm;
  • Dogma, the Chicago-bred driving force behind some of the most powerful Dubstep sounds emerging from the heart of the Midwest.

An extraordinary night is expected as EXCISION takes the stage at Navy Pier, making history with an explosive performance that will leave fans mesmerized.

For more information and updates about the event, click here.

For photo assets, click here.

Note: Times and dates are subject to change.


Collectiv Presents is a prominent event organizing company dedicated to curating exceptional experiences for music enthusiasts. With a passion for music and a commitment to creating unforgettable memories, Collectiv Presents hosts top-tier events that showcase world-class artists and provide unparalleled entertainment.


Located on Lake Michigan, Navy Pier is the top nonprofit tourism destination in the Midwest, stretching more than six city blocks and typically welcoming nearly 9 million annual guests. Originally opened in 1916 as a shipping and recreation facility, this Chicago landmark showcases more than 50 acres of parks, restaurants, attractions, retail shops, sightseeing and dining cruise boats, exposition facilities and more. The Pier celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2016 with the unveiling of the iconic Centennial Wheel, Polk Bros Park, Fifth Third Bank Family Pavilion and Peoples Energy Welcome Pavilion. In 2021, Navy Pier continued to usher in its second century with ongoing Pier-wide redevelopment efforts—including Sable, a 223-room Hilton hotel, new restaurants and partnerships, and thrilling additions to Pier Park. The Pier is proud to provide free, year-round arts and cultural programming designed to inspire, educate and connect communities across the city and globe. Click here to donate to Navy Pier, a mission-driven 501(c)(3) organization, in support of the organization’s post-pandemic revival and free public programming. For more information, visit



Chinese (Simplified)
Skip to content