Fourth of July at the Navy Pier

American flags on the Navy Pier, Lake Michigan

Celebrate Independence Day at the historic Navy Pier! Located less than 5-miles from the festivities, Broughton’s boutique Majestic Hotel is the perfect place to stay this Fourth of July weekend.


Fourth of July at the Navy Pier

Come to Chicago and celebrate your freedom with thousands of red, white and blue-clad friends at the Navy Pier! There’s a lot going on this Fourth of July:


3rd Annual Freedom Fest at Navy Pier’s Rooftop

(July 4th, 6:30-11pm) The absolute best place to watch the fireworks spectacular! Watch the sun set and the bright lights of Chicago shine at a massive celebration on the Navy Pier Roof Top. Enjoy the breeze and views of Lake Michigan while indulging in a delicious BBQ, drink at a full bar serving your favorite drinks and dance to music by a live DJ to keep the atmosphere festive. Tickets start at $39/person general admission.

600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611.


Spirit of Chicago Fourth of July Fireworks Dinner Cruise

(July 4th, 7-10:30pm) Splash aboard the Spirit of Chicago and get front row seats to the spectacular Fourth of July fireworks show put on by the Navy Pier. The city has never looked so stunning beneath the illuminated night sky. Celebrate America’s independence with a festive buffet and engaging DJ entertainment- there’s no better place to be than out on the water with Spirit! Tickets start at $159.90/person.



Live Music at the Miller Lite Beer Garden

(July 4th) Enjoy a brew with a view at the Miller Lite Beer Garden at Navy Pier! A beautiful spot right on Chicago’s lakefront features live music with no cover charge, come check out your favorite band and get a breathtaking view of the fireworks show on the Fourth.



Dinner at the Navy Pier

(July 4th) No visit to the Navy Pier is complete without dinner! Check out our favorite restaurants at the Pier for a delicious meal:


Navy Pier’s Grand Fireworks Show

(July 4th, 9:30pm) Presented by Miller Lite, rep your red, white and blue and enjoy the main attraction!



Fourth of July at the Navy Pier

Where: Navy Pier- Chicago, IL

When: Monday, July 4th



Where to Stay

Majestic Hotel

This hotel has lots of charm with its comfortable, delightful atmosphere of an upscale English manor, amidst the energetic city life of the bustling Lakeview neighborhood. 528 West Brompton Ave, Chicago, IL 60657. 773.404.3499.