The Christmas Tree Ship Navy Pier:  A Chicago Tradition
The Christmas Tree Ship, the Coast Guard Cutter Mackinaw, is scheduled to arrive at Navy Pier at 8:30 a.m. Friday, December 6 carrying more than 1200 trees that will be distributed to needy families. Celebrating the ship’s arrival will be a two-day event re-enacting what was an annual Chicago tradition in the late 1800s and... Read more »