Nightlife in Bloomingdale

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

$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

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

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

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

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

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

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

"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

$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

$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

"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

"MJ Live: A Michael Jackson Tribute Concert" and Boy Band Review on Saturday, January 21, at 7:30 p.m.

MJ Live

Rosemont Theatre

The tribute dance show matches the energy and excitement of the biggest hits with a sing-along stage spectacle that’s just as huge

$36.15 $21.50

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

"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

"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


Under the Gun Theater

Under the Gun Theater

$15 $10.50

"Kiss Kiss Cabaret"

Uptown Underground


$27.50 $18

"A Christmas Carol"

Metropolis Performing Arts Centre

Arlington Heights

$30 $19.75

Dru Hill with Sisqo on December 18 at 8 p.m.

Dru Hill with Sisqo

House of Blues Chicago

R&B crooners treat fans to soulful hit such as “Never Make a Promise” and “In My Bed”

$39.16 $27.50

"The Rocky Horror Show"

Cutting Hall


$20 $13.75

Select Local Merchants

  • Rooster's Barn & Grill
    Quickly ease your appetite at this laid-back American eatery — Rooster's Barn and Grill serves sandwiches, salads and more. Gluten-free and low-fat are not one in the same, but this place serves them both. Guests can migrate to the bar section to catch the game on the TV. At Rooster's Barn and Grill, kids of all ages are welcome. Dine under the sun (or stars) at Rooster's Barn and Grill with their charming outdoor seating. For no extra charge, utilize Rooster's Barn and Grill's free wifi. Rooster's Barn and Grill is a fine restaurant for those with large and small parties. If you're heading to the restaurant on a Friday or Saturday, don't get stuck in line with the rest of the crowds — reservations are accepted. If you need to get somewhere fast, the restaurant also serves up grub to go. Menu items at Rooster's Barn and Grill tend to be mid-priced, so expect to plop down about $30 per person to dine here. Rooster's Barn and Grill accepts all major credit cards, including Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. Rooster's Barn and Grill offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner, so stop by whenever is most convenient for you.
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    Bloomingdale, IL US
  • Anyway's Chicago Restaurant & Pub
    Grab some friends and head on over to Anyway's Chicago Restaurant for great pub grub. Fear not you gluten-free or low-fat eaters, you'll have plenty of choices here. Kick back, relax and watch the game on Anyway's Chicago Restaurant's TV. This bar is great for families with kids. Anyway's Chicago Restaurant's outdoor seating is available during the warmer months. Don't go off the grid! With the free wifi at Anyway's Chicago Restaurant, you can surf the web and get some work done. The bar fills up on the weekends, so keep that in mind before heading out. Can't stay at this bar long? Pick up and go home. Drivers will find parking not far from the bar. Your tab at Anyway's Chicago Restaurant will usually run to about $30 per guest. Stop waiting to order that burger you're craving and come into Anyway's Chicago Restaurant for some terrific pub food.
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    Oakbrook Terrace, IL US
  • Izzy & Moe's
    Fill up on fries and other comfort food at Izzy and Moe's, a savory spot for American cuisine. Just because you're out on the town doesn't mean you have to miss the game. TVs are on in the bar area to give you all the latest scores. A dance floor is on hand for folks ready to boogie the night away. You may be better off finding a table during the week, as weekends at the restaurant tend to be packed. Bring the Izzy and Moe's' great food to your place. Take advantage of valet parking at Izzy and Moe's' W Schick Rd location, and don't waste time circling the block. For food that tastes like a million bucks, Izzy and Moe's s got you covered for a fraction of the price. So when you're on the market for some great American cuisine, check out Izzy and Moe's.
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    Bloomingdale, IL US
  • Picture Show
    Take a break from the humdrum of daily life with an exciting Hollywood flick at Picture show in Bloomingdale. Whether you're looking for a quick snack or a full meal, the restaurant at this theater is sure to dish out something delicious. Don't leave the kids at home — youngsters will love the family-friendly activities at this theater just as much as mom and dad. Upgrade your movie-watching experience with Picture show's open air screens. Parking is plentiful, so patrons can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    Bloomingdale, IL US
  • Cesar's Sports Bar and Grill
    Find something on the menu for everyone at Bloomingdale's Cesar's Sports Bar & Grill. Getting online is easy with Cesar's Sports Bar & Grill's free and convenient wifi. You'll also catch a live DJ spinning at Cesar's Sports Bar & Grill some evenings. The restaurant's "rush" is all weekend long, so diners should be prepared to wait for a table. Eating on the go? Order some tasty take out from Cesar's Sports Bar & Grill. Driving to the restaurant is easy as pie, and parking surrounds the area.
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    Bloomingdale, IL US
  • Golden Palace Restaurant
    Known for its noodle and rice dishes, Golden Palace Restaurant serves excellent Chinese cuisine to Medinah locals. The restaurant also offers catering if you want to bring the flavors of Golden Palace Restaurant to your next party or event. The restaurant is within walking distance to a number of parking options. So take your taste buds on a delicious trip to China when you try the delicious cuisine at Golden Palace Restaurant.
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    Medinah, IL US