August in Chicago is an exciting time; you can feel the city start to buzz with excitement that fall is right around the corner but there’s still enough time to enjoy the summer activities, too. Although COVID-19 has had a huge impact on many Chicago businesses and summer activities, there are still plenty of safe ways to experience all of the great things that the city has to offer. Make sure to add these activities to your calendar to take advantage of the final weeks of summer.
Navy Pier Water Flicks Summer Film Series
Navy Pier’s Water Flicks has rolled out a summer film series that extends from August 10th-August 24th. Head to Polk Bros Park with a blanket and enjoy some classic movies alfresco. On the docket for this August is Casablanca, Coco and Cool Runnings.
Visit the Best Observation Deck in Chicago
See the city that you know and love from a new perspective when you step foot onto our observation deck. We are now open again to the public with enhanced safety protocols to ensure everyone stays safe! Take in the views from 94 floors above ground level. On the way up, enjoy the ride in one of the fastest elevators in the country. Easily book tickets ahead of time online and don’t forget to take plenty of photos!
Vegan Farmer’s Market
Regardless if you’re vegan, you’ll surely find something that you like at Vegan Paradise. This all-vegan farmer’s market not only showcases plant-based foods, but cruelty-free crafts as well. Due to COVID-19, you’ll need to register for your free ticket into the market at a particular time to prevent too much overlap.
There are still plenty of ways to enjoy Chicago this summer! What activity are you looking forward to the most?