Wedding Questions

How do we book a ceremony in a public place?

August 10, 2017 1:40:02 pm

Posted in Chicago, IL, USA
Emptyprofileicon Julia Klee Wedding date: June 01, 2010 Chicago, IL, USA

We want to have our ceremony on the steps at navy pier. How do we get a permit for this? Can we?

3 Replies

Emptyprofileicon Melissa Hayes Wedding date: August 24, 2008

September 19, 2010 10:17:37 pm

Did you already contact Navy Pier?


Emptyprofileicon Kelley and Anthony Wedding date: July 31, 2010 Chicago, IL, USA

September 20, 2010 12:18:49 pm

I'm sorry, but I am not sure!! We had ours in the Crystal Garden and didn't need a permit becuase we rented the space. I would contact them and see if they can point you in the right direction!


181767 Annette and Joe Wedding date: November 06, 2010

September 20, 2010 4:49:06 pm

Looks like there is at least some contact info on their website:
44. How can I coordinate a wedding, private party, corporate meeting, tradeshow or event at Navy Pier?
Navy Pier has event space to meet any size group or occasion. Plan your next event at Chicago Landmark Navy Pier. Please click here to plan an event and for complete information about rental rates, amenities, and menus that can be obtained from the Special Events department. You may contact the Special Events department directly at (312) 595-5300 or via e-mail at

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