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360 Chicago Unveils New Exhibit

Chicago is world-renowned for its skyscrapers, but how often do the workers behind these buildings get a starring role in the story? In 1965, Evald Peterson, aka “Michigan Pete,” worked as head caisson inspector for construction of the John Hancock Building and captured his personal experiences and photos in a journal. After years of archiving… Read more »

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See, Sip, and Samba As You Celebrate Brazil’s Carnival at Navy Pier

Navy Pier is hosting the inaugural Celebrate Brazil’s Carnival on Sunday, Feb. 26, as a continuation of its free-admission, seventh annual Neighborhoods of the World cultural celebration. To help get guests in the spirit of Brazil, Navy Pier will also host a special samba dance edition of Resolution Revolution, on Thursday, Feb. 23. From 6 p.m…. Read more »

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Delve into Pierogi, Golabki, Mazurka, and More at Celebrate Poland

For the seventh consecutive year, Navy Pier is proud to host Neighborhoods of the World presented by ComEd, a free seven-week series that celebrates the rich tapestry of Chicago’s diverse communities. The program collaborates with local community arts organizations, consulates and museums to showcase the authentic cultural experience of each country. Held every Sunday through… Read more »

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