Plan Your Visit

Hours & Location
Friday, September 18 | 11:00am–7:00pm
Saturday, September 19 | 11:00am–7:00pm
Sunday, September 20 | 11:00am–6:00pm

Navy Pier
600 E Grand Ave
Chicago, IL 60611

Thursday, September 17 | 6:00pm–9:00pm.
Presented by the Women’s Board benefitting the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago.

September 14–20, 2015

Looking for a tour of EXPO CHICAGO? Guided Tours of EXPO CHICAGO with the New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA) here

Partner Hotels

EXPO CHICAGO has partnered with the city's top hotels in close proximity to Navy Pier. Additionally, EXPO CHICAGO is proud to partner exclusively with Turon Travel for all your travel needs.

We are working closely with our host hotels to offer guests the best rates possible. For more information on these special offers, please contact Demetra Prattas at Turon Travel, our official travel specialists at 212.925.5453 or 800.952.7646. Email at

For more information, please visit Turon Travel.    

Partner Airline

EXPO CHICAGO is proud to partner with United Airlines to offer special airline deals. Working from their headquarters in the Willis Tower, United Airlines operates an average of 5,000 flights a day to more than 373 airports across six continents.

As a special offer to EXPO CHICAGO attendees, United Airlines is pleased to offer a discount of up to 10% off of published airfare. Book on and save an additional 3% on your purchase. To utilize the discounts when booking on, enter offer code: ZUV7255886.

If booking through a travel professional or United Meetings at 800.426.1122, please give them Agreement Code: 255886, and Z code: ZUV7. Please call your local United Airlines Reservation Office if you are booking from outside the United States. Discount restrictions may apply depending on departure location.


Recommended Restaurants


During Dining Days–Chicago Gourmet, get a $5 statement credit every time after you spend $25 or more with your eligible American Express® Card. You can learn how to take advantage of this special offer from September 12 to September 27, 2015 by visiting Chicago Gourmet.




Reserve discounted parking in advance with SpotHero. To find and reserve parking before you get to Navy Pier please visit the EXPO CHICAGO SpotHero Reservation Page. Mobile users are eligible to receive an extra $5 off with promo code EXPOCHICAGO. To redeem, simply download the app, select your spot, and apply the code at checkout. 


If arriving by taxi, tell the driver “Entrance 2.” (Proceed along the dock road on the north side of the Pier to the farthest entrance). Will Call and Coat Check are located on the Lower Level of Entrance 2. Please note, limited self parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis on the North Side of the Pier, in the East and West Garages.


Proceed along the boardwalk on the south side of the Pier until you reach Festival Halls A & B. Will Call and Coat Check are located on the Lower Level of Festival Hall B. The fair entrance is located at Festival Hall B on the upper level.


Red Line to State & Lake
from State St. take #29 State St. bus East to Navy Pier.

Brown Line to Chicago
from Chicago Ave., take #66 Chicago Ave. bus East to Navy Pier.


#29 State St. | #65 Grand Ave. | #66 Chicago Ave.
#124 Navy Pier Express | Serving METRA lines, Millennium Park/ Randolph St., Ogilvie and Union Stations

Chicago Gallery News Shuttle Bus | Courtesy Transportation

Friday – Sunday, 12:00pm to 6:00pm daily. Shuttles will run between EXPO CHICAGO at Navy Pier, the Museum of Contemporary Art, The Art Institute of Chicago, Sullivan Galleries at the School of the Art Institute of  Chicago, River North and West Loop gallery districts, with many galleries holding extended hours during the fair. Shuttles will depart Navy Pier on the hour and half hour. 

End of day shuttle service

Begins one hour prior to close. Pick-up at Entrance 2. Please see the VIP Desk for designated drop-off locations.


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