Navy Pier New Year’s Eve Highlights 2015-2016

Navy Pier New Year’s Eve:

The Navy Pier is a great staple of Chicago tourism, the 3,300 ft. long pier attracts millions of visitors. No matter what the weather is, the Navy Pier will always have someone there doing something. The pier is home to many different things to do for the day as well as for New Year’s Eve. While the pier has great restaurants to eat at and stores to shop at, the Navy Pier New Year’s Eve experience is what you really want to enjoy. Take a look at just some of the events that take place at the Navy Pier for New Year’s Eve.

The 4th Annual Resolution Gala

Located on the Navy Pier are great venues and in these venues some of the biggest New Year’s Eve parties take place. One of the biggest New Year’s celebrations is the annual Resolution Gala that takes place at the Grand Ballroom. 2015’s 4th Annual Resolution Gala was a huge success with more than 2,500 people attending the event. The event featured catered food stations throughout the large venue as well as over 20 premium bars! Guests who attended the event danced their night away to multiple famous live DJs and even enjoyed an unforgettable ending to their night. Once midnight hit, the guests were able to enjoy a champagne toast with an unmatched view of the New Year’s Eve fireworks! The Resolution Gala is not only a great Navy Pier New Year’s Eve celebration, but also an experience in itself!

Crystal Gardens NYE

The Navy Pier is also home to the beautiful Crystal Gardens. This wonderful indoor one-acre botanical garden sets the scene for a unique New Year’s Eve celebration. Stand in the middle of a room with over 80 live palm trees, lush foliage and a 50 foot arched ceiling. This Navy Pier New Year’s Eve celebration had a great turn out with many excited guests filling the room. The event was catered by Stefani Signature and had over 20 premium bars as well. Complimentary party favors were given out to guests and they even shared a champagne toast at midnight! As well as enjoying champagne at midnight, guests were allowed to access to the private terrace to view the fireworks as well. The Crystal Gardens New Year’s Eve event is one celebration that you won’t find anywhere else.

Entertainment Cruises-

You’re probably wondering where the cruises are if you’re going to celebrate your night at the pier and of course there are cruises departing out of Navy Pier. EntertainmentCruises is known for hosting many different New Year’s cruises on various ships. Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly cruise or a party cruise with some friends, they will take care of you. Spend your afternoon on a lunchtime cruise for New Year’s Eve or head on a dinner cruise. On a dinner cruise, you will enjoy a delicious dinner buffet as well as a live a DJ. Your cruise isn’t only going to sail you around the city and give you dinner, but also put you right at the center of the fireworks! These Navy Pier New Year’s Eve cruises are the best around and will have you feeling as if you’re a big time celebrity!

Some of the cruises that you can enjoy your night on are the Odyssey, Mystic Blue, or the Spirit of Chicago yacht. Each cruise has climate-controlled inner decks as well as an open-air upper level. You can enjoy your New Year’s night on the inside of your cruise or take the experience to the outside. As well as having the option of being indoors or outdoors, each cruise will have multiple dance floors and bars for you to enjoy. While on one of EntertainmentCruises cruises, you are going to get a party experience that is like no other. They will take your typical nightclub party and put it right on Lake Michigan for your enjoyment. Spend your Chicago New Year’s night on one of these cruises and bring in the New Year right.