No mittens required at this indoor, dual lane 15-foot-high “snow” tubing hill!
Outdoor winter fun moves indoors with a toboggan roller sled ride on a dual lane slide to race your friends!
Putt your way past polar bears, penguins and igloos on this polar-themed, indoor 5-hole golf course located on the Terrace.
Capture a unique holiday memory standing inside a 15-foot tall, life-sized snow globe! This fun photo op is included with General Admission Ticket.
Trade the winter chills for thrills at this popular indoor ice skating rink. For your safety, personal items including cameras, backpacks and purses are prohibited on the ice rink. Purchase of an Activity Ticket (includes skate rental) is required. Participation is subject to wait times.
A kiddie favorite…Candy Cane Lighthouse will lift fearless little ones 16-feet in the air and “hop” them back down to the ground.
Soar on this hang glider attraction as you are swept 40-feet high into the air.
December 5 – 24
Monday – Thursday: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Friday – Sunday: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Rooms 206 – 207
FREE with Activity Ticket or General Admission Ticket! Decorate and take home your own PNC Bank Winter WonderFest keepsake! Take home a souvenir snowflake ornament to remember your visit! All ages are welcome to take part in this creative activity, presented by Museum of Science and Industry. Craft Corner is located just past the Starry Slide.
*Not included in price of General Admission or Activity Tickets.
Capture the best views of the entire event from atop the 50-foot-high indoor Ferris wheel. Perfect for adults and children alike!
This 42-foot magnificent, giant tree is the centerpiece of PNC Bank Winter WonderFest and expertly decorated with red, green, purple, gold, pink and blue ornaments, gift-wrapped boxes and sparkling lights.
A unique photo opportunity on a giant rocking horse! This fun photo op is included with General Admission Ticket.
A beloved attraction is part of PNC Bank Winter WonderFest! Come spin round and round with your friends inside an oversized teacup.
A special section for small kids – and elves of all ages! – ensures younger children do not miss out on the fun. All guests must be 46” or smaller to participate. Participation in Jingle Jym Jr. is one of three activities (height restrictions apply) included with a General Admission Ticket.
This classic family favorite offers visitors the opportunity to ride round-and-round atop painted animals. Kringle Carousel is one of three activities (height restrictions apply) included with General Admission Ticket.
All aboard! The Reindeer Express Train Ride is a family-style, trackless train which travels more than 300-feet around a holiday village display. Commemorate your train ride with a photo captured before boarding the train. Reindeer Express Train Ride is one of three activities (height restrictions apply) included with General Admission Ticket.
Bounce inside the tallest snowman we’ve ever seen, standing at 38-feet tall!
Grab hold of the ropes and challenge yourself to climb to the top of the rock wall at this PNC Bank Winter WonderFest favorite attraction. Gym shoes are required.
Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus at the gazebo in Winter WonderTown from December 5 through 24. Professional photographers will be ready to capture your visit with Santa. This fun photo op is included with General Admission Ticket.
The classic and beloved family attraction encourages you to jump on board for a fast and furious spin on this wild ride.
Hold on! As this ride begins to spin, riders are held to the wall with the use of full Winter WonderFest force! Once it reaches top speed, riders are lifted into the air at a 45-degree angle and spun round.
Participation in rides, activities and attractions are determined by height. Participation is subject to wait times. For more details on restrictions by ride, see the Attractions Restrictions & Height Requirements section.
*Rides and attractions may be subject to certain height and weight restrictions.
Jingle Jym Jr.:
All guests welcome with General Admission Ticket or Activity Ticket.
Slides, Obstacle Courses & More:
All attendees (ages 2 and up) must have a paid ticket to enter. Children under two will be provided a specially-marked free wristband at the box office.
Guests 18 years and older must also present a valid military ID, state ID or driver's license with their paid ticket to enter PNC Bank Winter WonderFest. Any guest under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. The parent or guardian is responsible for the safety and conduct of minor guests in their party. By entering PNC Bank Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier, attendees agree to follow the Navy Pier Code of Conduct.
There are two types of tickets: General Admission Tickets and Activity Tickets. Most rides and activities require an Activity Ticket. Only ONE ticket type is required per person. Choose the best option for you.
Ticket sales for rides and attractions will end 30 minutes before closing time.
General Admission Tickets include the following rides and activities (height restrictions apply):
*All event details subject to change
A Guest Services representative will be available to answer your questions November 28, 2014 – January 11, 2015. Please call 1-312-595-5155. The operator is available daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. CST (closed on Christmas Day). If after hours, leave a message with your name and phone number and your call will be returned within 48 business hours.