Nightlife in Arlington Heights

Movie with Popcorn and Drinks for One, Two, or Four at Village of Bensenville (Up to 50% Off)

Village of Bensenville


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

$22 $12

$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

Halloween Bar Crawl on October 28 or 29

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

Multiple Locations

Don creative Halloween costume, then walk to Chicago bars featuring drink specials, scavenger hunts, and prizes

$17.36 $8

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

"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

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

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

$20 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 $20

"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 $25

Tasting Experience for Two with Pint Glasses and "Crowlers" at Noon Whistle Brewing (Up to 44% 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 $30

$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

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

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

Murder-Mystery Dinner for One or Two at The Murder Mystery Co. (Up to 50% Off)

The Murder Mystery Co.


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

$60 $29.99

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

Two Well Drinks and $10 in Tokens at Emporium Arcade Bar (Up to 45% Off). Two Options Available.

Emporium Arcade Bar

Multiple Locations

Visitors juggle drinks and joysticks at the arcade bar’s two locations, where vintage video games and pinball tables abound

$20 $11

Beer Tastings, Flights, and Unfilled Growlers for Two or Four at Metal Monkey Brewing (Up to 33% Off)

Metal Monkey Brewing

Metal Monkey Brewing

Learn about beer and enjoy plenty of samples at the brewery, such as Goodall Day Blonde and Big Chimpin IPA

$21 $14

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

Craft-Beer Tasting for Two or Four at Beermiscuous (Up to 43% Off)


North Side

Each guest selects four draft craft beer samples from a wide variety of options at a unique beer café

$30 $18

Movie Theater Ticket Subscription Plans from MoviePass (Up to 37% 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

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

Tickets to "Beauties & Beaus" for 2, 4, or 6 on Friday or Saturdays at Hydrate Nightclub Chicago (Up to 55% Off)

Hydrate Nightclub - Beauties & Beaus


Audiences watch a rotating guest lineup of drag performers and male entertainers strut their stuff onstage while sipping champagne

$40 $18

"The Rocky Horror Show"

Cutting Hall


$20 $13.75

Standup for Two and Tickets to a Future Show at Riddles Comedy Club Through April 20

Riddles Comedy Club

Riddles Comedy Club

Weekend sets from nationally touring comedians such as Robert Hines and Bob Jay

$75 $19

GreenRoom Productions' Unscripted Improv Show for Two through November 26

GreenRoom Improv

Multiple Locations

Family-friendly band of comedians tickles ribs in a 90-minute improv show with sketches, games, and skits based off audience stories

$24 $12

"Six Stories Tall"

Adventure Stage Chicago

Noble Square

$17 $11.50

"Kiss Kiss Cabaret"

Uptown Underground


$24.50 $7

"Marvelous Madeleines"

Berger Park - Coach House

Far North Side

$25 $7

"Time Warp Time" - Sunday October 30, 2016 / 7:00pm

Skokie Theatre

Skokie Theatre

$25 $16

Select Local Merchants

  • Peggy Kinnane's Irish Restaurant & Pub
    For a cold brew, head to Peggy Kinnane's Irish Restaurant and Pub — this Irish bar is a great place to kick back after work. Peggy Kinnane's Irish Restaurant and Pub is a local eatery that serves up both gluten-free and low-fat dishes. Never miss a play with TVs broadcasting the biggest games in the bar area. Let the kids come too! Little ones love the food and atmosphere at this bar just as much as their parents do. Peggy Kinnane's Irish Restaurant and Pub is a local restaurant that accommodates both large and small groups. Peggy Kinnane's Irish Restaurant and Pub provides seasonal outdoor seating — be sure to grab a chair before it's too late. Music lovers can enjoy live performances at Peggy Kinnane's Irish Restaurant and Pub as well. Crowds tend to pack the place on weekends, so call ahead to reserve a table. Peggy Kinnane's Irish Restaurant and Pub wants guests to dine in comfort, so save that stuffy suit for another date. What's that you hear? It's carryout at this bar. Hosting a swanky shindig? Call up Peggy Kinnane's Irish Restaurant and Pub for their catering services. Peggy Kinnane's Irish Restaurant and Pub is located near many street and garage parking options for patrons. Peggy Kinnane's Irish Restaurant and Pub offers outdoor bike racks for cyclists. Hitting the mid-range mark, Peggy Kinnane's Irish Restaurant and Pub s prices are perfectly reasonable for food that goes above and beyond. Major credit cards are accepted, so you can save yourself a trip to the ATM. If breakfast isn't your thing, Peggy Kinnane's Irish Restaurant and Pub also serves lunch and dinner, so you can be sure to swing by at some point during the day. Peggy Kinnane's Irish Restaurant and Pub is the kind of place where you can have a night out, enjoy a nice beer, and maybe make a friend or two. Visit Peggy Kinnane's Irish Restaurant and Pub for some of the best British pub food in Arlington Heights.
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  • Clementi's
    Buon appetito! Eat your heart out at Clementi's Restaurant, where the freshest, five-star fare will fill any Italian appetite. Being a fan is serious business; don't miss a minute of your team's game. Take the kids along too — this bar is a great spot for families with food that even little ones will love. Having a lot of friends can be complicated, but Clementi's Restaurant makes it easy to please everyone. Warm weather brings out Clementi's Restaurant's highly coveted patio seating. Up for grabs (and free of charge) is Clementi's Restaurant's wifi. Patrons have the pleasure of listening to live music while they dine. Crowds tend to pack the place on weekends, so call ahead to reserve a table. Great place to bring the whole family with great food and a business casual dress code. Eating requires the perfect environment. This bar's pickup and delivery options let you choose where you want to dine. If you're hoping to make a smashing impression at your next soiree, you can also have Clementi's Restaurant cater for you. Free parking is offered every day in the lot next door, allowing guests to relax and enjoy their meal. Want top-notch taste for less than top-dollar prices? Clementi's Restaurant s mid-range cuisine is sure to satisfy on both fronts, where pennies stretch into perfectly seasoned platters. Patrons can choose to charge their bill, as Clementi's Restaurant welcomes the use of most major credit cards. Come see why the Italian food at Clementi's Restaurant is well worth the price. Experience the fine art of authentic Italian cooking when you sit down a meal at the charming Clementi's Restaurant.
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  • HOME Bar Chicago
    Everybody has personal drink specifications—a little more whiskey here, a little less beer there. That's why seven booths at House of Music Entertainment are outfitted with table taps, where diners pour their own brews and spirits. Of course, guests can defer pouring duties to bartenders, who supply drafts, bottles, and cans from an extensive beer selection that includes microbrews, such as Founders alongside beloved classics. The libations complement House of Music Entertainment's version of American bar food, which includes unorthodox options such as chimichangas filled with Philly cheesesteak or chicken cordon bleu fixings. For night owls, a late-night menu serves bar staples, such as fried zucchini and jalapeno poppers, from 10 p.m. until 1 a.m. Those late night snacks keep patrons nourished as they watch the latest football matches, baseball games, and referee hugging competitions on the bar's 80 plasma televisions. Inside House of Music Entertainment's 15,000-square-foot theater, concertgoers take in a show by musicians such as Naughty by Nature and Carly Rae Jepsen, both of which recently graced the 28-by-30-foot stage. They've built up an extensive media gallery inclusive of not only national acts but also the local bands and DJs their theater showcases. During the summer season, patrons can also enjoy the al fresco scene on the bar's patio.
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  • Gatsby's Pizza & Pub
    Known for its casual and fun atmosphere, Gatsby's Pizza and Pub serves up the best pizza in town. Specializing in gluten-free and low-fat fare, Gatsby's Pizza and Pub has something that every stomach will enjoy. The bar is stocked with TVs, so you can watch the next big game. Having trouble finding that family-friendly restaurant everyone will love? This pizzeria serves all ages, so little ones are welcome to come along, too. Up for grabs (and free of charge) is Gatsby's Pizza and Pub's wifi. Gatsby's Pizza and Pub caters to all party sizes, both large and small. Gatsby's Pizza and Pub welcomes laid-back diners, so there's no pressure to throw on heels or a tie. Or, take your food to go. We understand parking is expensive. That's why we've got a parking lot for you. Spend your money on our delicious food and drink. Travel by bike to Gatsby's Pizza and Pub and store your bike at a nearby rack. If you're looking to rack up your frequent flyer miles, feel free to pay by major credit card. So kick back, relax, and indulge in one of the tasty signature pizzas that Gatsby's Pizza and Pub has to offer. You won't want to go anywhere else for a superlative piece of pizza than to Gatsby's Pizza and Pub's great restaurant.
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  • Eddie's Restaurant & Lounge
    Visit Eddie's Restaurant and Lounge for some true American comfort food smack dab in the middle of Arlington Heights' Arlington Heights. Why watch TV at home when you can catch the game at Eddie's Restaurant and Lounge? Free wifi is on hand here as well. Eddie's Restaurant and Lounge will be able to accommodate your large party. Patrons pack the restaurant on weekends, so it's a good idea to make a reservation to ensure prompt seating. Comfort is prioritized at Eddie's Restaurant and Lounge, and guests are encouraged to come as they are. No time to sit down? No worries! This restaurant offers a take out option so you can grab your food on the go. Sidle into a space on the street or park your vehicle in the adjacent lot. Fancy-schmancy price tags don t always bring the best results, and Eddie's Restaurant and Lounge s super yummy, mid-range menu is taste-test approved. Eddie's Restaurant and Lounge offers a wide variety of payment options, including payment by major credit card. Don't put it off any longer, and give Eddie's Restaurant and Lounge a try. There's no doubt about it. A satisfying meal can always be found at Eddie's Restaurant and Lounge.
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  • Crave
    Enjoy a freshly tossed pizza loaded with toppings at Crave in Arlington Heights. Complete your meal with the perfect glass of wine or beer from this pizzeria's drink list. At this pizzeria, everyone will find something they love — kids included! Don't miss the happy hour food and drink specials, where a great bargain is always in sight. Wifi here is on the house. Crave is a good restaurant to dine with a small or large group. Crave has live DJs spinning some evenings. Crave tosses the jacket-and-tie dress code convention in favor of a more casual dining experience. Love the food so much you want to serve it at your next soiree? No problem — Crave offers catering. Don't be afraid to enjoy your food on the go — this pizzeria offers takeout for your busy schedule. The restaurant offers free parking in the lot next door. Chow down on breakfast, lunch, or dinner fare at Crave — they're open for all three meals. When you need a quick dinner option for the whole family, stop by Crave and enjoy a hot and fresh pizza.
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    Arlington Heights, IL US