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Winter Holidays in Chicago 2008/2009

A December 2008 trip to Chicago by kwasiak

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Attraction | "Winter Festival 2008 at Navy Pier"

Navy Pier Photo, Chicago, Illinois
The Winter Festival is something they have every year inside the main ballroom of Navy Pier. They have some indoor rides including a ferris wheel and a giant rocking horse. They also have an indoor ice skating rink. There is also some interesting areas to walk through and enjoy.The Winter Festival is free to get into and walk around. You have to pay to go on the rides or use the ice skating rink or do some of the other available activities, such as cookie decorating. They do, however, offer the entertainment for free, but the two times I visited in 2008 nothing was going on on the stage. I also cannot speak for any of the things you have to pay for, as we did not do any of that. Pret...Read More

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Navy Pier
600 East Grand Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
(312) 595-5300