Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier

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The Navy Pier has long been one of the most popular Chicago attractions, drawing more than 8.6 million visitors a year. During the holiday season, Chicago’s favorite “lakefront playground” transforms into a miraculous Winter WonderFest, a holiday-themed festival featuring rides, games, food, and entertainment. The 12th annual Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier will run from November 20, 2012 to January 6, 2013, which allows you ample time to get over to the Pier and see what’s going on. Best of all, the festival is held indoors—so you’ll stay toasty the whole time. Attractions & Rides Here’s a sample of just some of the many attractions and rides you’ll see at Winter WonderFest. With special rides for young children and thrill rides for adrenaline junkies, there’s something for everyone. Arctic Ice Skating Rink This popular ice skating rink brings winter … [Read more...]