Go To:
  • ALT+A Toggle Accessibility Menu
  • ALT+H Home
  • ALT+1 Navigation
  • ALT+2 Main Content
  • ALT+3 Footer

Thibodeau among Chicago celebrities choosing Navy Pier's Fall Fireworks soundtrack

What do Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau, renowned Chicago chef Rick Bayless, and Chicago Symphony Orchestra music director Riccardo Muti have in common? They're among the Chicago celebrities choosing the soundtracks for Navy Pier's Fall Fireworks.

This fall, Navy Pier presents a *new* fireworks series - the "Chicago Celebrity Playlist" - featuring music selected by famous Chicago artists and sports figures. Every Saturday at 9 p.m., starting on September 24, the public can enjoy a unique 10-minute fireworks show synchronized to a special soundtrack chosen by Chicago celebrities. Navy Pier also will present a special fireworks show for Halloween (October 29).

Music chosen by:
Saturday, Sept. 24: Wilco
Saturday, Oct. 1: Tom Thibodeau, Chicago Bulls head coach
Saturday, Oct. 8: Riccardo Muti, Chicago Symphony Orchestra music director
Saturday, Oct. 15: Rick Bayless, Chicago Chef and restaurateur
Saturday, Oct. 22: Chris Harris, Chicago Bears Safety