What to do in Chicago - Chicago Events
- Kick-Off to St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations
- February, 27 2011 - February, 27 2011
- Navy Pier's Crystal Gardens - Chicago
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Navy Pier is proud to celebrate the rich tapestry of Chicago’s diverse ethnic communities, in an all-new tribute: Neighborhoods of the World, presented each Sunday, February 6 – April 3, 12 Noon - 5 pm, in Navy Pier’s Crystal Gardens. This event is FREE and open to the public. Celebrate the many cultures of our world-class city by enjoying authentic live music and dance performances, cuisine, art, and community vendors from nine different ethnic Chicago communities.
Navy Pier joins the Consulate General of Ireland, Beverly Area Planning Association, Irish American Heritage Center, Chicago Gaelic Park, and Beverly Arts Center to prepare Chicago for St. Patrick’s Day by presenting a February preview celebration with the Kick-Off to St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations on Sunday, February 27, 2011. Special performances include Trinity Irish Dancers, Joe Cullen, Irish Music School of Chicago, and Anish.