Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier
600 E. Grand Ave.
(312) 595-PIER (595-7437)
Cost: Free admission; activity wristbands available
Hours: Dec. 6, 2013-Jan. 12, 2014. Check website for hours.
170,000 square feet of holiday fun features indoor ice skating, entertainment, rides and inflatable slides. There are also thousands of glistening lights, plush holiday décor, and holiday trees.