CHICAGO— A warm and inviting cabin atmosphere set against the backdrop of Chicago’s breathtaking lakefront – Lakefront Lodge at Harry Caray’s Tavern Navy Pier is the ideal destination for private events and holiday parties this winter.
Enjoy the cozy comfort of a winter cabin without leaving the city! Beginning mid-November, the atrium and patio at Harry Caray’s Tavern Navy Pier transforms into Lakefront Lodge – a festive winter lodge overlooking the city and mesmerizing icy Lake Michigan. Complete with a fireplace, leather seating, and cozy rustic touches throughout, Lakefront Lodge is the perfect venue for private parties and group gatherings looking for a relaxing but interactive experience. Guests are invited to stay warm inside sipping on specialty beverages & enjoying tasty bites, or grab a blanket to bundle up and have some fun on the patio featuring a private curling rink, heated igloo, and firepit. Want to delight your guests even more, add a Private Whiskey Tasting.
Lakefront Lodge opens its doors on Nov. 19, 2023, and will be warmly welcoming guests and private events all winter long through February 2024.
What: Lakefront Lodge
Where: Harry Caray’s Tavern on Navy Pier, 700 E. Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611, T: (312) 527-9700 | harrycarays.com
When: November 2023-February 2024
Details: Lakefront Lodge is available to book for private events and holiday parties. Standard rental includes the lodge space located in the atrium of Harry Caray’s Tavern along with a private curling rink, heated igloo, and firepit on the patio. The lodge can accommodate groups up to 30 guests. For larger groups, a full buyout of the restaurant is available and can accommodate parties of up to 300 guests. A private Whiskey Tasting Experience and additional add-ons are available for an additional fee. No room rental fee required.
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ABOUT HARRY CARAY’S TAVERN
Located near the main entrance to Navy Pier, Harry Caray’s Tavern’s waterfront location, family friendly menu, and extensive collection of sports and pop culture memorabilia combine to create a one-of-a-kind dining experience for guests of all ages. The mahogany paneled walls and beautifully crafted display cabinets feature a rotating collection of museum-quality sports and pop culture treasures, including an extensive collection of artifacts, photographs and vintage newspapers celebrating Chicago sports legends, cinematic classics, and pop culture icons past and present.
ABOUT NAVY PIER
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 also proud to continue providing 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 www.navypier.org.