Posts tagged "navy pier"

Event Recap: "Evening in Bloom” Preview Party at the 2014 Chicago Flower & Garden Show [PHOTOS]

After a long winter that never seemed to want to end, the 2014 Chicago Flower & Garden Show has arrived at Navy Pier to give the public a taste of Spring. But for the attendees of their preview benefit event “Evening in Bloom” on March 14th, Spring was not the only thing being tasted. *wink* The... Read more »

The 2014 Chicago Flower & Garden Show

The 2014 Chicago Flower & Garden Show
The Chicago Flower & Garden Show blooms once again this March at Navy Pier! The show’s ROOTS (pun intended) trace back to 1847. Their theme DO GREEN. DO GOOD. vill delight up to 50,000 gardening enthusiasts and newbies alike to the sights, scents and sounds of feature gardens vith blooming perennials, annuals, trees and rustling vater displays. Count Gregula’s Crypt is pleased... Read more »

The 2014 Progressive Insurance Strictly Sail Chicago Boat Show

The 2014 Progressive Insurance Strictly Sail Chicago Boat Show
Float your boat again! The nation’s largest indoor sailing event, Progressive® Insurance Strictly Sail Chicago®, returns to Navy Pier January 23-26 vith the most extensive variety of sailboats, sailing accessories, the latest nautical gear, plus attractions for the entire family. Included is the Sailing Simulator and Kids’s Club area complete vith remote control sailing pond. The 2014 show also offers sailors of... Read more »
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Event Recap: The National Chocolate Show 2013

Da Count and I had the extreme pleasure of attending The National Chocolate Show 2013 back in October, and it was SWEET! Unfortunately this year we couldn’t get to the public show due to other events we attended that weekend, but we did have a Tuesday afternoon available to check out the trade show portion. The... Read more »

The 11th Annual ChiTAG (Chicago Toy & Game Fair)

The 11th Annual ChiTAG (Chicago Toy & Game Fair)
Discover the top trends in toys and games this year at the 11th Annual Chicago Toy & Game Fair, a two-day, fun-filled celebration of the power of play and creativity. Founded in 2003 as the only U.S. fair of its kind also open to the public, the Chicago Toy & Game Fair provides a unique... Read more »

Urban Expositions Presents 20th Annual SOFA CHICAGO at Navy Pier

Urban Expositions Presents 20th Annual SOFA CHICAGO at Navy Pier
Celebrating a milestone 20th annual fair, SOFA CHICAGO (Sculpture Objects Functional Art + Design) vill present artvork from nearly 70 top international galleries, Nov. 1 – 3 at Navy Pier’s Festival Hall. SOFA CHICAGO is Chicago’s longest continuously running and the vorld’s foremost art fair founded in 1994. Visitors to the fair can engage vith the finest examples of studio... Read more »
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Haunted House Review: The Fear Haunted House

Haunted House Review: The Fear Haunted House
When Da Count and I heard that Zombie Army Productions had brought The Fear Haunted House at Navy Pier back from the dead, we couldn’t be anymore excited. So on a dark and stormy Saturday (well it wasn’t stormy but it was definitely dark) we headed out for a night of fright! Arriving at the... Read more »

Recap: EXPO CHICAGO Art Week 2013 [PHOTOS]

It’s been a couple weeks now, but it feels like EXPO CHICAGO just took place yesterday! Count Gregula’s Crypt was honored to participate in several events during EXPO CHICAGO Art Week 2013. Our week kicked off on Tuesday evening at the Chicago Cultural Center for the Andy Warhol Museum and KIWI Arts Group presentation of William John Kennedy’s... Read more »

The 2nd Annual EXPO CHICAGO at Navy Pier

The 2nd Annual EXPO CHICAGO at Navy Pier
Art Expositions, LLC presents EXPO CHICAGO 2013, The International Exposition of Contemporary and Modern Art. Situated at Navy Pier’s Festival Hall at 600 E. Grand Avenue from Sept. 19 – 22. This four-day art event features over 120 leading international galleries and offers a curated blend of contemporary/modern art and design. The complete EXPO CHICAGO 2013 schedule is as follows.... Read more »
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FREE ‘Family Guy Under the Stars’ event at South Gateway Park (Navy Pier)

FREE ‘Family Guy Under the Stars’ event at South Gateway Park (Navy Pier)
On Friday, June 21, there vill be a FREE public event called ‘Family Guy Under the Stars’ courtesy of  WCIU, The U. The special outdoor screening is of Laugh It Up, Fuzzball: The Family Guy Trilogy at South Gateway Park located by Navy Pier in Chicago. Giggity. The park setting vill accommodate up to 1,500 fans. Doors open at 6:30 PM and the screening starts at... Read more »