Nightlife in Algonquin

$5 for a Movie Ticket at Studio Movie Grill ($10.75 Value)

Studio Movie Grill


A wide selection of new releases and cult classics is projected on towering screens as viewers watch from leather recliners and tables

$10.75 $5

The Dancing Horses from September 1 through October 30

The Dancing Horses

The Dancing Horses Theatre

Equestrians & various horse breeds do a Vegas-style performance, followed by an exotic bird show featuring Echo from America’s Got Talent

$37.50 $18

Movie with Popcorn and Drinks for One, Two, or Four at Village of Bensenville (Up to 57% Off)

Village of Bensenville


Guests grab buckets of popcorn and large sodas before heading into intimate twin theaters to view recent releases

$22 $11

A Nightmare on Hubbard Street-The 5th Annual River North Halloween Costume Bar Crawl on Saturday, October 29, at 12 pm

A Nightmare on Hubbard Street – The 5th Annual River North Halloween Costume Bar Crawl

Bar Louie

Annual Halloween-themed bar crawl weaves through River North, with drink specials, live DJs, and a costume contest along the way

$27.95 $15

$39 for Date Night with Two Movie Tickets and $100 eGift Card ($124 Value*)

Ultimate Date Night Package

Online Deal

Create your own ultimate date with movie tickets and a $100 eGift Card for dinner

$124 $39

Maxwell and Mary J. Blige on December 14 at 7 p.m.

Maxwell and Mary J. Blige: King and Queen of Hearts Tour

United Center

The royalty of ’90s neo-soul join forces on a nationwide tour that simultaneously looks forward while hearkening back to a classic sound

$76.71 $35

America's Baking and Sweets Show on Friday, November 11, at 10 a.m.

America's Baking and Sweets Show

Schaumburg Convention Center

My Cupcake Addiction mastermind Elise Strachan headlines a weekend of sweets, classes, and demos

$26 $15

Two, Four, Six, or Nine Tickets to XD Adventures 9D Virtual Reality Interactive Cinema Ride (Up to 43% Off)

XD Adventures 9D Virtual Reality Interactive Movie Ride

XD Adventures 9D Virtual Reality Interactive Cinema Ride

Prepare for revolutionary and next-generation nine-dimensional cinema rides that offer a remarkably intense and extreme experience

$48 $32

"Hip Hop Nutcracker" on Friday, December 9, at 7:30 p.m.

Hip Hop Nutcracker

Rosemont Theatre

A dozen dancers pair with a DJ and electric violinist to put an explosive hip-hop spin on this holiday classic

$42.55 $25

Improv-Comedy Show with Popcorn (Through January 28)

Laugh Out Loud Theater Schaumburg

Laugh Out Loud

Improvisers perform shows with spontaneous scenes, games, and songs

$22 $11

"Naughty Little Cabaret" Burlesque, Fridays at 8 p.m. through October 28

Naughty Little Cabaret

Original Mothers

Male and female burlesque performers, including some from RuPaul’s Drag Race, dazzle with acrobatics, teasing, and titillating dance moves

$30 $20

Murder-Mystery Dinner for One or Two at The Murder Mystery Co. (Up to 55% Off)

The Murder Mystery Co.


Interactive murder mystery dinner starring professional actors testing guests’ sleuthing skills throughout a three course meal

$60 $27

General, VIP, or VIP Admission with a Drink to Laugh Factory Chicago Weekend or Tuesday-Night Comedy Shows

Laugh Factory

Laugh Factory

Legendary standup-comedy venue hosts some of the best local and touring comedians around during weekend and Tuesday night comedy shows

$10 $7

Movie Theater Ticket Subscription Plans from MoviePass (Up to 44% Off). Four Options Available.


Online Deal

Smartphone app lets users reserve movie theater tickets at major theaters nationwide, saving them time and money

$17.99 $12.99

Halloween Bar Crawl on October 28 or 29 or Trolley Bar Crawl: Crawl-o-ween on October 29, at 8 p.m.

Halloween Trolley Bar Crawl or Halloween Bar Crawl: Crawl-o-ween

Multiple Locations

Don creative Halloween costume, then walk or hop on a trolley to hit Chicago bars featuring drink specials, scavenger hunts, and prizes

$17.36 $8

Standup or Improv Comedy Show at The Comedy Shrine Theater through January 28

The Comedy Shrine

The Comedy Shrine Theater

Comics and resident improvisers fill standup showcases and a flagship show of short-form improv a la Whose Line Is It Anyway?

$20 $10

"The Wild Side: A Bad Ass Pole Show" on October 7, November 4, or December 2

The Wild Side: A Bad Ass Pole Show

Original Mothers

Chicago’s sexiest pole dancers dazzle with high-fyling acrobatics and titillating dance moves

$30 $20

"The Rocky Horror Show"

Cutting Hall


$20 $13.75

Tasting Experience for Two with Pint Glasses and "Crowlers" at Noon Whistle Brewing (Up to 50% Off)

Noon Whistle Brewing


Sip beers and take home 32-oz. canned crowlers at the brewery behind such beers as Cozmo, American Pale Ale and Bernie milk stout

$54 $27

"Thrones! The Musical Parody": A Parody of "Game of Thrones" (October 12-October 30)

"Thrones! A Musical Parody"

Apollo Theater

This send up of the HBO phenomenon puts a humorous, musical spin on the world of Westeros, including spoilers all the way through Season 6

$59.75 $18

"A Christmas Carol"

Metropolis Performing Arts Centre

Arlington Heights

$30 $19.75

Groupon Exclusive: Girls Night Out The Show with Meet and Greet on (November 15 or November 17)

Girls Night Out The Show

Multiple Locations

Muscle-bound hunks unleash ripped abs and sexy dance moves in a tantalizing evening of girls’ night out fun; meet and greet included

$45 $30

$17 for $30 Worth of Tropical Appetizers and Tiki-Bar Drinks at Hala Kahiki

Hala Kahiki

River Grove

Tropical cocktails named for Pelé and coral reefs poured in Polynesian-themed bar opened in 1963

$30 $17

The Second City Presents Urban Twist for Two (October 14–December 16)

Second City Diversity and Inclusion presents: "Urban Twist", a hip sketch comedy revue featuring Bob Curry Fellows

The Blackout Cabaret - 2nd Floor Pipers Alley

The famed Chicago institution presents a night of political satire and sketch comedy written and performed by a diverse cast

$32 $16

25% Cash Back at Duffy's Tavern and Grille

Duffy's Tavern and Grille

North Side

Claim this deal and get 25% cash back rewards when you pay with your linked Visa card at Duffy’s Tavern and Grille

$0 $0

Toby Love and Judy Santos on October 27 at 8:30 p.m.

Toby Love

Rio Chicago

Bachata superstar Toby Love reconnects with his former Aventura collaborator Judy Santos, along local producer DJ Extreme, for Bachataween

$26.62 $19

2nd Annual Haunted Halloween Ball - Saturday October 29, 2016 / 8:00pm

Navy Pier Grand Ballroom

Amazing Chicago's Funhouse Maze at Navy Pier

$20 $13.75

"The Christmas Schooner"

Mercury Theater


$45 $24.25

"We Gotta Bingo" Interactive Lunch or Dinner Comedy at Chicago Theater Works, April 10–November 12

"We Gotta Bingo"

Chicago Theater Works

Audiences play bingo, swig beer, and savor an Italian family-style lunch or dinner in this interactive musical comedy

$64.40 $38

20% Cash Back at Graffiti Chicago

Graffiti Chicago

Near North Side

Claim this deal and get 20% cash back rewards when you pay with your linked Visa card at Graffiti Chicago

$0 $0

Select Local Merchants

  • Buffalo Wild Wings
    Whether you love them dunked in ranch dressing or smothered in barbecue sauce, the wings at Algonquin's Buffalo Wild Wings will fit any taste. The gluten-free and low-fat fare at Buffalo Wild Wings will leave you happy and full. Take a peek at the drink menu here, and make sure to sample something off the list. Making it through another workweek call for a drink at Buffalo Wild Wings. Free wifi is on hand here as well. At Buffalo Wild Wings, the prime seating is on the patio. Come check out what all the buzz is about. Whether you have a group of five or a group of 20, Buffalo Wild Wings can seat both large and small groups. The restaurant's noise level can be somewhat straining on the vocal cords, so intimate get-togethers may be best enjoyed elsewhere. No suit, no problem! The dress code at laid-back Buffalo Wild Wings is ultra casual. Take the comfort of your own home and add great grub from Buffalo Wild Wings to create the perfect night. You can also grab your food to go. Free parking is offered every day in the lot next door, allowing guests to relax and enjoy their meal. Buffalo Wild Wings' diners can store their bikes safely at the rack around the corner. If a trip to the ATM isn't on the agenda, visitors have the convenience of paying by major credit card. The wings at Buffalo Wild Wings are certainly delicious, but it's fun atmosphere will keep you coming back for more.
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  • Nero's Pizza and Pub
    Load up a pizza with all of your favorite toppings at Algonquin's Nero's Pizza and Pub. Life is all about choices, and they are not limited here with plenty of gluten-free and low-fat dishes. The bar is stocked with TVs, so you can watch the next big game. The perfect place to take the kids, dining out at this pizzeria won't cost you a sitter. Nero's Pizza and Pub is a prime location to dine with a group. Bask in the sun and enjoy a fresh meal outside at Nero's Pizza and Pub. Between the music and the crowds, Nero's Pizza and Pub's noise levels can be intense. No suit, no problem! The dress code at laid-back Nero's Pizza and Pub is ultra casual. Catering services are also available. Place an order for pickup or schedule a delivery — the pizzeria makes it easy to enjoy your meal from anywhere. Valet and lot parking is easily accessible near Nero's Pizza and Pub. Store your bike safely at one of the main bike racks near Nero's Pizza and Pub. The 21st-century is here at Nero's Pizza and Pub. Enjoy our emerging cashless society by paying with any major credit card! Chow down on breakfast, lunch, or dinner fare at Nero's Pizza and Pub — they're open for all three meals. Next time you're looking to indulge in America's favorite dish, call the team at Nero's Pizza and Pub to help you out. Find out about Algonquin 's top British pub food for yourself at Nero's Pizza and Pub.
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  • Martini's On Main
    Select your own cut of meat at Martini's On Main, an upscale steakhouse in Algonquin. A night out deserves a drink to celebrate, and this restaurant has the perfect selection of beer and wine to go with your meal. Home to one of the happiest happy hours, pop in after work for great drinks and good company. Don't stay cooped up on a beautiful summer day! At Martini's On Main, you can dine outdoors on their lovely patio. Seating is readily available at Martini's On Main for those with large parties. The restaurant can fill to capacity on the weekends, so don't forget to call ahead to reserve your table. Drift away from stuffy dress-code conventions and dine in comfort at Martini's On Main. Eating on the go? Order some tasty take out from this restaurant. It's time to gather up the party people. Serve them great food from Martini's On Main. The parking lot next to the restaurant offers quick and free parking, allowing drivers to park with ease. Bicyclists will also find lots of space to safely lock up their bikes. At Martini's On Main, you can ease your appetite and please your pocketbook the menu offers a selection of mid-priced, budget-friendly meals. At Martini's On Main, you can quickly and safely pay with any major credit card. For a sophisticated meal at a price you can afford, head on over to the highly-rated Martini's On Main and enjoy a great steak.
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  • Houlihan's
    Come to Houlihan's for a sandwich and side — this eatery serves American cuisine everyone will love. This place will leave you feeling satisfied no matter what kind of dietary needs you have. Guests can migrate to the bar section to catch the game on the TV. This restaurant is great for families with kids. Groups of all sizes can easily be seated at Houlihan's. Come order a flavorful feast at Houlihan's, and sit outside if it's nice! The restaurant can fill to capacity on the weekends, so don't forget to call ahead to reserve your table. Folks tend to dress down at Houlihan's, so keep comfort in mind when heading to the restaurant. The restaurant has catering services as well. Going out can be expensive. That's why we have our own free parking lot, so you spend your money on more fun things. For those who travel by bike, Houlihan's offers bike racks for diners. Meals at Houlihan's usually set you back about $30 per diner. If you're looking to rack up your frequent flyer miles, feel free to pay by major credit card. Spend your morning, afternoon, or evening at Houlihan's, where guests can enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner. When you're looking for a bite of some great American dishes, you definitely won't need to look any further than Houlihan's. Houlihan's has something for everyone with great American fare for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
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  • Tavern At The Bridge
    Enjoy a large array of finger food at Tavern At The Bridge, a local pub. For a specialty cocktail or nice glass of wine, take advantage of Tavern At The Bridge's full bar. Have a large group? No problem. Head to Tavern At The Bridge for easy seating. Great food is best enjoyed comfortably, so Tavern At The Bridge encourages less-than-fancy attire. The bar has catering services as well. The neighboring lot offers parking, and a valet service is also available. Expect your bill at Tavern At The Bridge to come in at around $30 per person. Tavern At The Bridge is a cash-only restaurant. Are you ready for a bite of pure heaven with Tavern At The Bridge's delicious pub food?
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  • Bullwinkles
    Kick back, relax and enjoy cafe classics at Creekside Tap. Parties of any size can easily be seated at Creekside Tap. The dress code is strictly casual at Creekside Tap, so come as you are (and as you are comfortable). Driving to Creekside Tap? Check out the nearby parking selections and park with ease. Creekside Tap may cost you a little bit more than some spots, but this deliciousness is fairly-priced (and well worth the few extra bucks). No doubt about it — you need to head to Creekside Tap for a great bite of lunch today.
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