Navy Pier’s Community Rides Program is no longer accepting applications at this time. Please check back for additional opportunities to apply.
In honor of Navy Pier’s 102nd anniversary, Navy Pier will award 102 Chicagoland nonprofits with up to 102 rides each on the Centennial Wheel or up to 102 all-access tickets to Fifth Third Bank Winter WonderFest—part of Navy Pier’s Community Rides program.
Eligible organizations must successfully complete Navy Pier’s online application no later than June 29, 2018. See below for additional details and eligibility requirements.
Eligible organizations include Chicagoland 501 (c)(3) nonprofits in good standing who successfully complete Navy Pier’s online application no later than July 6, 2018. Organization’s primary constituency must be located in any of the following counties:
Eligible organizations may also apply for a transportation stipend to be provided by Navy Pier. Please see below for additional details.
*Complimentary Centennial Wheel tickets will be valid for use between July 16th 2018, and May 31st, 2019.
*Fifth Third Bank Winter WonderFest tickets will grant recipients all access to the festival from November 30th, 2018 to January 6th, 2019.
*Excludes major holidays. Additional scheduling may be required at the discretion of Navy Pier.
*Please note: for the safety of our guests and staff, the Centennial Wheel and other Pier Park attractions must occasionally close due to weather conditions, such as lightning, high winds, and extreme cold. To inquire about the operational status of Pier Park rides and attractions on the day of your visit, follow us on Twitter or call us at 312.595.PIER.