Chicago, IL

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Chicago knows how to keep the party going (it's the birthplace of house music and Chicago style jazz, after all). From late-night dance floors to famous comedy clubs to legendary venues and more, you're in for a treat with Chicago's music and nightlife scene. Check out the events schedule below to see what events are happening near you today, tomorrow, and this weekend.

Date/Time* Event Venue/Address Admission

*We try our best to keep events updated but plans can change, it is recommended to verify with the event venue prior to attending any event.*

The bar/club/music festival/nightlife scene in Chicago is vibrant and diverse, catering to various music styles, pocketbooks, and ambiances. Much of Chicago's club scene is concentrated in River North, where you'll find dark subterranean lounges as well as dance clubs atop restaurants and bars. Celebrity DJs from across the globe show up at many of the popular basement clubs.

Chicago has many special events throughout the year that offer live music entertainment. For example, there are many music festivals such as Lollapalooza which takes place once a year in Grant Park. There are also many cool places that offer live entertainment such as The Green Mill Cocktail Lounge which has been around since 1907 and has hosted famous musicians such as Al Capone.

Popular Venues

Top-rated bars, clubs, and venues

Venue Hours/ Info
Dance Club
1 Broadway, Everett, MA 02149
Music: EDM/Hip-Hop/Top 50
Hours*: Fri-Sun 10P-2A
Contact: 617-407-6000 Website
PRYSM Chicago
Dance Club
1543 North Kingsbury Street Chicago, IL 60642
Music: EDM/House/Hip-Hop
Hours*: Fri, Sun 10P–4A, Sat 10P-5A
Contact: 312-546-4141 Website
Dance Club
646 N Franklin St, Chicago, IL 60654
Music: EDM/House/Techno
Hours*: Fri-Sat 10P–5A
Contact: 312-337-2191 Website
Dance Club
56 W. Illinois St, Chicago, IL 60654
Music: EDM/Hip-Hop/Top 50
Hours*: Wed-Fri 10P-4A, Sat 10P-5A
Contact: 312-943-7600 Website
Dance Club/Drag
3730 N Clark St Chicago, IL 60613
Music: EDM/Hip-Hop/House
Hours*: Fri, Sun 10P–4A, Sat 10P-5A
Contact: 773-549-4140 Website
Primary Night Club
Dance Club
5 W Division St, Chicago, IL 60610
Music: Techno/House
Hours*: Wed, Fri 10P–4A, Sat 10P-5A
Contact: 312 600-9532 Website
Sound Bar
Dance Club
226 W Ontario St,Chicago, IL 60654
Music: EDM/Techno/House
Hours*: Fri 10P-4A,Sat 10P-5A
Contact: 312 787-4480 Website
The Loft
Dance Club/Bar
2251 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
Music: EDM/Hip-Hop/Top 50
Hours*: Thu, Fri ,Sun 10P-2A, Sat 10P-3A
Contact: 773 348-5100 Website
Dance Club/Drag
954 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL 60657
Music: EDM/Techno/Funk
Hours*: Wed,Fri 10P–4A, Sat 10P-5A
Contact: 773-348-4975 Website
Le Nocturne Chicago
Dance Club
4810 N Broadway, Chicago, IL 60640
Music: House/Hip-Hop/Funk
Hours*: Thur, Fri 10P–4A, Sat 10P-5A
Contact: 312 900-7861 Website
Stereo Nightclub
Dance Club
5616 W Diversey Ave, Chicago, IL 60639
Music: EDM/Hip-Hop/Top 50
Hours*: Fri 8P–2A, Sat 8P-3A
Contact: 773-889-7171 Website

Party Services

For all your party needs

Luxury/Exotic Cars
DDE Rentals
Contact: 630-754-7280   Website
Limousines/Party Bus
MM Limo
Contact: 847-257-2111   Website

Chicago is also known for its delicious food and drink options, where you can enjoy at beautiful rooftop bars like Cindy’s Rooftop which offers great views of Lake Michigan. Sunday Fundays are also popular in Chicago where people go out with friends and family to enjoy good food and drinks while listening to live music at the park or local venues.

Spring and summer music festivals are also a favorite among locals and tourists alike. For example, there is the Chicago Beer Classic which takes place on a Saturday night in May at Soldier Field. There is also the Friday Night Flights event which takes place on Friday nights during summer months where people can enjoy craft beer while listening to live music. So whether you're in the mood for a laid-back evening at a local bar or an all-night party at one of the city's hottest clubs, there is no shortage of fun things to do in the Chicago area.

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