Four Things To Do For New Year's Eve This Year In Chicago

1. Celebrate New Year's Eve At Navy Pier!


There are tons of different opportunities and a variety of things to do at Navy Pier on New Year's Eve! Whether you go to the Crystal Garden's NYE celebration, or you can celebrate at the Resolution Gala, celebrate on a Navy Pier Cruise, or you can check our the Navy Pier NYE website to look through other ways you can celebrate saying goodbye to 2016 and hello to 2017 at Navy Pier this year.

2. Chi-Town Rising New Year's Eve Celebration


For those of you who are looking for a night out in the city but want something a little more toned down than than a night filled with EDM beats and rave dancing we have just the party for you! Chi-Town Rising New Year's Eve Celebration near the Chicago river has entertainment, food vendors and a firework show at the end of the night! Best part, the registration is FREE! You just need to register online. Here is their website:

3. Family Countdown Celebration At The Cultural Mile (3PM - 6PM)


If you're looking for a family friendly event to do before midnight, the Chicago Cultural Mile Association and Chi-Town Rising partnered together and are inviting families to ring in 2016 in Wrigley Square at Millennium Park on New Year’s Eve, Saturday, December 31! Beginning at 3PM and ending at 6PM, the event's theme is "Around The World For New Year's Eve" and will have multiple stations for kids to visit that will feature New Year's customs form countries all over the world. The night spectacularly ends with a "Kid's Countdown Spectacular" at 6PM. Admission for this event is FREE!

4. Stay home, have a party with family and friends, order Jumbo Pizzas and ring in the new year with lots of love and lots of carbs!


Sometimes, the best memories are made at home with your close family and friends. If you're up for skipping the holiday traffic and late night partiers, we'd be happy to cater for your NYE celebration! People at parties rave about our jumbo pizzas, nutella bites and chicken wings! We recently launched Big Mama's Home Kitchen, which is our catering division of Slice Factory and we have tons of hot and cold appetizers and main dish selections that are perfect for your NYE night. You won't even have to pick up your food. Invite friends/family over, stay warm and inside, play board games and let us send our Super Speedy Delivery Team to bring you pizza, chicken wings, salads, nutella bites, pasta and much more! Our catering menu is huge and knowing we could help make your NYE home party a hit would be our delight! Call one of our stores today to find out more or go online to check out our catering menu: