CHICAGO (CBS) — Tuesday night was National Night Out promoting police-community cooperation, but on Wednesday, some kids got their own night out at Navy Pier.
The Near North (18th) Police District bussed kids to Navy Pier for a day of food, music, and games.READ MORE: Two Chicago Police Officers Wounded By Accidental Friendly Fire While Confronting Suspect In Lyons, Police Say
There was even a dunking booth, and an appearance by Staley the Bears mascot.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Cool Changes
The officers involved say many of these kids have never had an opportunity to visit Navy Pier.MORE NEWS: North Side Condo Building Residents Alarmed By Mail Thefts Apparently Committed Using A Master Key
Their night ended with a spectacular show in the sky over the lakefront.