The Ultimate Lobster Meal Experience on Chicago’s Iconic Navy Pier!
August 19th and 20th (Chicago Air and Water Show Weekend)
Enjoy live lobster flown in fresh from the cold waters off the East Coast, live music performances, unique craft shopping, and cold beverages. We'll also have plenty of non-seafood and dessert items to please the whole family! All while overlooking gorgeous Lake Michigan and the Chicago Skyline on the Midwest's largest attraction!
Festival Dates and Times:
-Saturday, August 19th - 1pm to 11pm **Fireworks Saturday Night
-Sunday, August 20th - 1pm to 8pm
All Tickets are sold separately and non-refundable. Please Note: Meal redemption open from 1pm. to 7:30pm each night. You must redeem your meal token and lobster entrée before this time, at your preference, and during festival hours.
The Sooner You Buy The More You Save!
Pre-purchasing an advance Lobster Meal is strongly suggested, as week-of whole lobsters will be limited and sold at market price. Guests are encouraged to take advantage of our discounted pre-sale meal options which also include access to reserved seating areas.
-Lobster Meal ticket holders will have exclusive areas for meal pick-up, separate from all other day-of food purchase tents and reserved seating areas.
-Our live lobster will be flown in fresh from the east coast. Additionally, the fest will feature an array of seafood selections, non-seafood related items, other exciting food vendors, snacks, sweets, and vegetarian options.
-Live Musical Performances will be featured on The Navy Pier Beer Garden main stage throughout each afternoon and into the night.
- Must be 21 to consume alcohol; Valid ID Required.
- Festival reserves the right to close entry gates for any and all day-of guests (should there be capacity or safety concerns). Advance ticket holders will still be granted access with guaranteed entry.
- All Tickets are sold separately and non-refundable. Please Note: Meal redemption runs from 1pm to 7:30pm each day. You must redeem your meal token and lobster entrée before this time. There are no refunds or exchanges for missing the meal redemption cut off time. This is a popular food festival… based on weather and high attendance, food provisions may run out in the final hours of the festival***.
IMPORTANT: Pre-Sale Lobster Orders may expire at any time. Remaining orders may then be available at festival food tents each day of the fest. Drink selections are subject to availability. Festival reserves the right to refuse service for any patron, for any reason 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, death, or allergy related issues regarding consumption of shellfish or any other food and beverage served at The Great American Lobster Fest.
CONTACT - Info@americanlobsterfest.com // 312.579.3635
LEARN MORE - AmericanLobsterFest.com
ALL SALES ARE FINAL. NO TICKET REFUNDS. Valid ID required. Must be 21 years of age to consume adult beverages. Venue/Festival reserves the right to refuse service for any patron at venue discretion. Please drink responsibly; consumption will be monitored by venue/festival staff. Packages are compliant with state of Illinois regulations. Venue/Festival is not responsible for any lost or stolen items. Venue/Festival is not responsible for any food allergies of any kind. Buying tickets and gathering are at patrons’ own risk.
ALL TICKET SALES ARE FINAL. SIMILAR TO ANY SPORTING EVENT, CONCERT, OR OTHER…THERE ARE NO REFUNDS WHATSOEVER; HOWEVER, TICKETS MAY BE SOLD OR "GIFTED" TO OTHERS FOR USE.
Festival will notify all ticket holders if/when a postponement or cancellation were to occur with all details and next steps that will be taken.
Tickets are transferable, no name change is required. All ticket transfers do include the same terms and conditions as those made by original ticket purchaser.
Valid ID required. Must be 21 years of age to consume adult beverages. Venue/festival reserves the right to refuse service for any patron at discretion.
Consumption of Food & Beverage is at one’s own risk and venue/festival is not liable.