Sail away withTALL SHIPS® CHICAGO 2013, August 7–11 when the show returns to Navy Pier (600 E. Grand, 312.595.7437). Fifteen majestic ships are docked over the five–day festival at Illinois’ number one tourism destination. Guests are welcome to board a vessel for a dockside tour or get a taste of life at sea on a Sail Away Cruise. Witness the excitement of match racing when 12 teams compete in the Chicago Match Cup. Guests may also view fireworks at 9:30pm Wednesday and Thursday, and 10:15pm Friday and Saturday. Free entrance on Wed. for the Parade of Sail, 2pm–5pm. General Admission is $5, Thurs.–Sun., 10am–9pm. Dockside boarding: Adults, $25; Kids, $12. Visit NavyPier.com/TallShipsChicago for more information.
For a map of Navy Pier, see page 34 and for more activities, see page 86.
Don’t miss Navy Pier’s very own schooner, TALL SHIP WINDY (700 E. Grand, 312.451.2700) offering pirate and architecture cruises among others.