The greatest celebration of the New Year – and the party that will create the threshold of excitement for the entire year – is Chicago’s Resolution Gala. Party attendees will have access to both the beautiful Grand Ballroom and the gorgeous Lakeview Terrace as well. The amazing amenities in both spaces include five-hour premium open bar starting at 8:30 p.m., stationed buffet tables provided by Chicago Signature Services, DJ entertainment in the Grand Ballroom and Lakeview Terrace, party favors and a very special midnight champagne toast that will bring everyone together to welcome in 2014. Enjoy the best views and perfect vantage point to the midnight Navy Pier fireworks and the freedom to roam around and meet new people. General Admission and VIP Tickets (with exclusive access to the Grand Ballroom Balcony and more) are available for purchase now. Click here for more information and to buy tickets
From the same group that brought you New Year’s Eve at the Crystal Gardens the last seven years, comes the biggest scene and be seen New Year’s Eve party in Chicago. This party features a full premium open bar from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. with over 20 bars, Phil Stefani Signature hors d’oeuvres, a champagne toast at Midnight, specialty cocktail upon entry, red carpet step and repeat photo opportunity, official after-party wristband and party favors. There’s also a private terrace to watch all of the fireworks action as well as the New Year’s Eve countdown on the Navy Pier Ferris wheel. General Admission tickets start at $115; VIP Tickets start at $150. Click here to buy tickets and for more information.
Ring in 2014 with the hottest New Year’s Eve celebration on the water! The package includes tasty Hors d’oeuvres and dinner, champagne toast, premium open bar, DJ entertainment and front row seats to the fireworks and Chicago skyline viewed from the cool and contemporary decks of the Mystic Blue. For reservations, call 877-299-7783 or click here.
Make a magnificent New Year’s memory aboard Odyssey’s upscale New Year’s Eve Fireworks Dinner Cruise – the most sophisticated celebration on the lakefront. The package includes plated dining, create Hors d’oeuvres, premium open bar, DJ entertainment, champagne toast and breathtaking views of the fireworks and Chicago skyline. For reservations, call 866-305-2469 or click here.
The most festive and entertaining New Year’s Eve party in the entire city is on board Spirit of Chicago! The package includes a dinner buffet, premium bar, champagne toast, interactive emcee and DJ entertainment and an up-close view of the Navy Pier New Year’s Eve fireworks show! Call 866-273-2469 or click here.
This New Year’s Eve, join us aboard the Anita Dee I, known for its luxury and excellent amenities. View the midnight Navy Pier fireworks blasting in the sky like molten confetti as you sail on a yacht to ring in 2014. Enjoy a three-hour open bar and live DJ spinning the hottest beats while you relish in the fantastic panoramic views of Chicago’s skyline through the window-lined walls of the Anita Dee. Tickets start at $105. Click here to purchase tickets now
Spirit's vibrant and festive New Year's Eve Lunch Cruise is the perfect way to welcome 2014's arrival with the entire family! This family lunch cruise features a countdown at Noon, buffet dining, skyline views and party favors.$44.90 for adults and kids are 40% off (prices exclusive of taxes and fees). For reservations, call 866.273.2469 or click here.
Why should adults have all the fun on New Year’s Eve? Join Chicago Children’s Museum for its annual Noon Year’s Eve festivities! We’ll have noise makers, confetti and a special kid-hosted countdown. Stop by starting at 10 a.m. to make your own personalized hat or crown! Regular museum admission applies. Visit www.chicagochildrensmuseum.org for details.
Cintas Corporation, a leader in secure document management, invites the public to say goodbye, once and for all, to the bad memories of 2013 during this free event. From pictures of ex-boyfriends to outrageous medical bills, Cintas will provide one of its mobile shredding trucks for participants to discard their forgettable memories of 2013. B96 entertainment reporter Showbiz Shelly will be on hand from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. to help you start 2014 with a fresh slate. Beginning at noon, Cintas will give away a $50 gift card to a Navy Pier restaurant every hour.
A Guest Services representative will be available to answer your questions November 18, 2013–January 12, 2014. Please call 312-595-5155. The operator is available Mondays–Saturdays, from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. CST. If after hours, leave a message with your name and phone number and your call will be returned within 48 business hours.