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20 Star Starred
Navy Pier East End Plaza
600 E. Grand Ave Chicago, IL 60611
800-595-7437
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isandvl
20 events
7 reviews
19 stars
The weather was sunny hot. I wore shorts and tank top .
The Great American Lobster Fest
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The Great American Lobster Fest
46 ratings
3.4 average rating
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4 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended Aug 16 2014

Very long lines (approx. 45 mins. to place order & an add'tl. 20 mins or so to pick up order) The Lobster roll, was not very tasty, actually, it was bland. The staff was friendly and attentive.

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18 events
4 reviews
3 stars
attended Aug 16 2014

From what I understand it was a first. I do not think I am going to go next year. I was hoping to see many vendors with different lobster dishes. Instead it was one vendor with long lines. It took me over 45 minutes to get food. The prices were a...continued

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Eurydice Crockett
15 events
4 reviews
0 stars
attended Aug 16 2014

It was unorganized. There was a fairly long line for prepaid tickets but not for gate purchases. I was forced to throw my bottled water out to enter although you're allowed to drink water & alcohol along the pier. The worst part was waiting in 2...continued

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Website

http://www.americanlobsterfest.com

Description

For the full band lineup, please see The Great American Lobster Fest’s official website.

About the Ticket Supplier: The Great American Lobster Fest

The Great American Lobster Fest is the Midwest’s largest Seafood Festival, returning to Navy Pier for its 3rd year. Enjoy live lobster feasting — flown in fresh from the east coast, live music performances, family friendly activities, unique shopping, and cold beverages. This year’s festival will take place on Friday and Saturday of Labor Day Weekend — capping off with Navy Pier’s final firework show of the season Saturday night … what’s not to love!?