Think Spring at the Navy Pier Flower and Garden Show
Navy Pier has been named one of the top 50 most visited tourist
destinations worldwide according to Love Home Swap, which claims itself as the largest
vacation home swap club. If you happen
to be visiting Chicago and Navy Pier between March 15 and March 23, check out
the Chicago Flower and Garden Show.
For more than one week, Navy Pier turns into a garden enthusiast’s paradise, showcasing featured gardens, creative tablescapes by Chicago’s top florists and designers, unique floral pieces as a part of the North American Central Chapter of the American Institute of Floral Designers “Art of Floral” exhibit, and much more. Visit the Marketplace and shop green products and services, or attend seminars and workshops to participate in hands-on Potting Parties and Floral Arranging Classes.
Exploring the Pier with your little ones? There are plenty of activities for kids in the Kids Activity Garden including container gardening, an interactive bug exhibit, crafts, and a play area. Don’t be afraid to get your hands a little dirty!
Committed to eating a more natural and healthy diet? Take home some great tips from the Garden Gourmet, presented by Mariano’s, featuring culinary demonstrations by top Chicago chefs. These chefs will share their expertise on creating delectable dishes using natural and home-grown ingredients.
About Navy Pier: Explore 50 acres of parks, promenades, gardens, shops, eateries, and attractions at Chicago’s Historic Navy Pier. View the city from the Pier’s 15-story tall Ferris wheel. Bring your movie experience to life at the IMAX Theater. Enlighten yourself at the Chicago Children’s Museum and take some time to play. Don’t forget about the world class performances happening at Chicago Shakespeare Theater including family friendly entertainment. Shop and dine from a variety of vendors in the Family Pavilion, or head outside and enjoy a boat tour of Chicago’s breathtaking skyline.
Remember that the Days Inn Chicago is located only a few miles north of Navy Pier, easily accessible by public transit or a short taxi ride. Visit us online or call 773-525-7010 to book now!