Live Lobster - Live Music - Libations
Saturday August 16, 10am – 1am
Sunday August 17, 10am – 10pm
Unfortunately, All Pre-Sale Tickets to this event have expired. However, you may still attend The Great American Lobster Fest! Please join us all Saturday and Sunday on the East End Plaza and Grand Ballroom of Navy Pier. Box Office Sales, Full Seafood Dining, and LIVE Music await!
This exciting outdoor lobster fest will be the first of its kind to hit Chicago; taking place on the East End Plaza of Navy Pier. Attractions will be abundant. Party-goers can expect: An amazing display of fresh seafood, electric tribute and original band lineup performing on 2 stages, end-of-pier viewing party for the overhead Air&Water Show, and Navy Pier firework display (fireworks on Saturday night only). Patrons will flock for the freshest LIVE lobster in the city, courtesy of the award-winning New England Seafood Company, and stay for the live music weekend!
*Our LIVE Lobster will be flown in fresh (daily) from the New England Seafood Company's harbor in Boston. The fest will also feature non-seafood related food items, sweets, and vegetarian entrees.
*Lobster Pre-Sales are availible online until Wednesday August 13, at 10pm central. After this time, guests may secure orders at our festival exhibit located at the east end of Navy Pier.
*Rain or Shine... This Event Goes On: Due to the amazing amenities provided by Navy Pier (including a 6,000 person Grand Ballroom with performance stage), The Great American Lobster Fest will continue rain or shine.
*Lobster Pre-Orders Will Include:
-A Single Day Entry Pass for all entertainment, crafts, shopping, and viewing
-Choice Of: Full Steamed Lobster (1.25 pounds), Lobster Roll or Lobster Tacos. All served with Pretzel Crisps, Watermelon, Fresh Cut Lemons, & Butter Dipping Sauce
*sides are subject to change without notice
*Lobster Fest VIP TICKETS Include:
-One Lobster Meal
-Unlimited Beverages at Private VIP Bar and other food (Seafood and Non-seafood options)
-Exclusive access to the VIP Balcony and Roof Top Terrace over looking BOTH performance stages
-Guranteed seating and tables (THE Best place in the city for the overhead Air & Water Show)
-Exclusive Artist Meet & Greet
*performing Entertainment, Prices and Hours are subject to change
IMPORTANT: Guests must have a Ticket to enter the event. Pre-Sale Lobster Orders only availible online until Wednesday August 13, 10pm Central Time. Remaining orders will then be available at Festival Food Exhibit each day of the event. Children under 6 years old may attend free. Must be 21 to consume alcohol; Valid ID Required. Festival reserves the right to refuse service for any patron at festival discretion. Festival is not responsible for any lost or stolen items. Customers consuming alcohol and festival food is at their own risk. Festival is not responsible for any illness or allergy related issues regarding consumption of shell fish or any other food and beverage served at The Great American Lobster Fest.
TICKET SALES ARE FINAL — no refunds, exchanges, or cancellations on purchased tickets. No refunds or exchanges in case of cancellation due to weather, natural catastrophe or any other event beyond the control of the festival.