The Beach Chicago at Navy Pier. As part of Navy Pier’s transformation they are bringing in unique, interesting and free art installations.
When: January 19, 2019 – February 3, 2019. Closed for private events on Tuesday, Jan. 22; Monday, Jan. 28; and Tuesday, Jan. 29.
It’s an art installation An Adult ball pit!
The Beach Chicago is an immersive installation comprised of a tall enclosure which creates a large, open room filled with more than a million antimicrobial and recyclable plastic balls. Deck chairs, lifeguard chairs, umbrellas and signage mimic the sensation of a day at the beach, complete with a pier from which onlookers can watch and revel in the installation below.
At least they’re trying
You have to give the “cheesy mall- by-the-sea” credit for it’s innovative ideas to get people (maybe other than tourists) over there.