Best Nightlife in Chicago

Chicago's bustling energy isn't confined to daylight hours. The city offers loads of after-hours entertainment, including Broadway musicals, world-class classical music, and a theater scene that rivals New York's. Late-night hangouts run the gamut fro...  Read more >

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Andy’s Jazz Club Music
Aviary Bars & Pubs
B.L.U.E.S. Music
Barrelhouse Flat Bars & Pubs
Benchmark Bars & Pubs
Berlin Gay & Lesbian Bars
Big Chicks Gay & Lesbian Bars
Big Star Bars & Pubs
Billy Goat Tavern Bars & Pubs
Billy Sunday Bars & Pubs
Blue Chicago Music
Buddy Guy’s Legends Music
Carol’s Pub Bars & Pubs
City Winery Music
ComedySportz Comedy Clubs
Coq d’Or Music
Corcoran’s Bars & Pubs
Downtown Gay & Lesbian Bars
Elixir Gay & Lesbian Bars
Exedus II Music
Goose Island Brewing Company Bars & Pubs
Gorilla Tango Theatre Music
Green Mill Music
Hopleaf Bars & Pubs
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago Dance Clubs
Jazz Showcase Music
Joffrey Ballet of Chicago Dance Clubs
Kingston Mines Music
Lincoln Hall Music
Lone Wolf Bars & Pubs
Longman & Eagle Bars & Pubs
Miller’s Pub Bars & Pubs
Muntu Dance Theatre of Chicago Dance Clubs
Northdown Taproom Bars & Pubs
Old Town Ale House Bars & Pubs
Redhead Piano Bar Music
Replay Gay & Lesbian Bars
Revolution Brewpub Bars & Pubs
Rockit Bar & Grill Bars & Pubs
Rosa’s Lounge Music
Roscoe’s Tavern Gay & Lesbian Bars
Schubas Tavern Music
Second City Comedy Clubs
Sidetrack Gay & Lesbian Bars
Spin Gay & Lesbian Bars
The Baton Show Lounge Music
The Berkshire Room Bars & Pubs
The Closet Gay & Lesbian Bars
The Cubby Bear Bars & Pubs
The Dance Center–Columbia College Chicago Dance Clubs
The Empty Bottle Music
The Hideout Music
The J. Parker Bars & Pubs
The Map Room Bars & Pubs
The Terrace at Trump Bars & Pubs
The Violet Hour Bars & Pubs
Three Dots and a Dash Bars & Pubs
Travelle Bar and Lounge Bars & Pubs
Uncommon Ground Bars & Pubs
Underground Wonder Bar Music
Zanies Comedy Club Comedy Clubs