The Great American Lobster Fest is the Midwest's largest Lobster Fest, returning again to Navy Pier for its 2nd year. Enjoy live lobster flown in fresh from Boston, live music performances, family-friendly games and activities, unique craft shopping, and cold beverages. This festival also takes place during the legendary Chicago Air & Water Show; what's not to love!? Discount meal tickets now on sale.

New this Year
- Surf & Turf options

- Free entry to outside main festival grounds
- Private meal redemption for all advance meal ticket holders
- Private meal pick-up in VIP

How will you lobster fest?
Lobster Meal Purchase/GA

Lobster Hero Feast (private table for 6)         

Check out the 2014 video recap!

Photos from 2014

Getting Here

Grand Ballroom at Navy Pier

Grand Ballroom at Navy Pier

The Festival site is at the iconic Navy Pier Grand Ballroom and East End Plaza, located at 600 E. Grand Avenue.


Music Lineup

Initial Lineup Announced!



Tickets Now Available!