Nightlife in Blue Island

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

Rittz on Friday, October 28, at 7 p.m.


Portage Theater

Southern rap star from Tech N9ne’s Strange Music label unleashes dextrous and ruthless rhymes in support of his latest, Top of the Line

$25.49 $15

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

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

Chi-City Comedy Jam with Corey Holcomb and Sheryl Underwood on Saturday, November 19, at 8 p.m.

Chi-City Comedy Jam With Corey Holcomb, Sheryl Underwood and More

Arie Crown Theater

Standup show features comedians seen on ComicView, Def Comedy Jam, and Last Comic Standing

$74.72 $49

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

$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

"A Christmas Carol" (November 29–December 14)

"A Christmas Carol"

Pabst Theater

The Milwaukee Rep celebrates a holiday tradition for the 39th year running by bringing Charles Dickens’s classic morality tale to life

$35 $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

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

25% Cash Back at Weather Mark Tavern

Weather Mark Tavern


Get 25% cash back on your first purchase and 20% cash back on all additional purchases

$0 $0

20% Cash Back at Red Star Cocktail Lounge

Red Star Cocktail Lounge


Claim this deal and get 20% cash back rewards when you pay with your linked Visa card at Red Star Cocktail Lounge

$0 $0

$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

"Barney the Elf"

Greenhouse Theater Center

Greenhouse Theater Center

$25 $16.50

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

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

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

"The Little Flower of East Orange"

Athenaeum Theatre

Athenaeum Theater

$30 $8

"Faded" Comedy Showcase - Saturday November 19, 2016 / 9:30pm

The Revival

The Revival Improv Comedy Theater

$10 $7.50

"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

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

Stand-Up at The Comedy Bar

The Comedy Bar

Gino's East River North

$20 $6

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

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

"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

"A Christmas Carol"

Metropolis Performing Arts Centre

Arlington Heights

$30 $19.75

"The Rocky Horror Show"

Cutting Hall


$20 $13.75

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

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

Skokie Theatre

Skokie Theatre

$25 $16

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

Select Local Merchants

  • Cyprus Long Bar
    Munch on tasty pub grub at Cyprus Long Bar. On gameday, come here to cheer your team to victory and watch every triumph on the big screen. If dining outdoors is your idea of a good time, you'll love the gorgeous patio seating at Cyprus Long Bar. Cyprus Long Bar keeps your ears entertained with live music or a DJ. Move and groove to the bar's live music, and energize your evening. Not a popular place for dress-up dining, most Cyprus Long Bar patrons come in casual attire. No time to sit down? No worries! This bar offers a take out option so you can grab your food on the go. At Cyprus Long Bar, diners can easily find street parking or parking in a nearby lot. For those who prefer to travel by bike, Cyprus Long Bar is a great option due to its generous bike parking options. When pub fare is calling your name, head on over to Cyprus Long Bar and snack on all of your favorite eats.
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  • Club Krave
    For those extra long days, cool off with a cocktail at Club Krave. Cheer on your favorite team at Club Krave, a local restaurant with TVs. Club Krave offers patio seating in the warmer months. A great spot for twirling to some tunes, the bar also features a live DJ and dance floor. Prepare to face the crowds if you visit on the weekend — Friday and Saturday are Club Krave's busiest days. 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. So whether you're craving a complicated cocktail or low-key beer, Club Krave will show you a good time. Give your next meal a little kick with a bite of some killer barbecue from the team at Club Krave. Make sure your next meal is a good one. Get your barbecue on at Club Krave.
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  • Raven's Place
    At Raven's Place, you can enjoy the game and a couple drinks. Being a fan is serious business; don't miss a minute of your team's game. Bask in the sun (or moon!) light when you dine on Raven's Place's outdoor patio. It's easy to get down and dance at Raven's Place when there's a live DJ spinning the best beats. Noisy crowds plus raging music creates a very loud environment at this bar. The bar's "rush" is all weekend long, so diners should be prepared to wait for a table. Worried about finding parking? Don't fret! Raven's Place is located near plenty of options. Take a break from the kitchen without breaking the bank! Raven's Place will fill you up with top-notch fare that's modestly priced.
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  • Pub Time
    Craving finger food? Head to Pub Time and chow down on classic pub fare. 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. Patio tables and chairs are ready for Pub Time diners who prefer their meals al fresco. For those who love to shake it, hit the bar dance floor and show off some of your best moves. Weekend diners may find themselves waiting for a table, as Friday and Saturday nights tend to draw a crowd. Worried about finding parking? Don't fret! Pub Time is located near plenty of options. It's about time you ate the best pub food around with a trip to Pub Time.
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  • Island Sports Bar & Grill
    Island Lounge maintains the balance between good food and good fun, serving up hearty bar food to complement a full schedule of social events. The kitchen crew grills beef, turkey, and veggie burgers to order, and tops Vienna hot dogs with all the Chicago fixings. Meanwhile, customers strut their stuff during Monday-night line dancing and karaoke, on Tuesday-night comedy hour, cut loose at ladies night on Thursday, slap their knees in jubilant joy or subtle spasm during the Friday-nightlife, on Saturdays all you can eat crab legs, or Soul Food-Sundays. The middle of the week brings a host of events.
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  • Double Play Saloon
    Snack on tasty pub fare at Double Play Saloon, a local favorite. Find the perfect vintage to complement your meal — this restaurant offers a fine selection of wines, beers, and beyond. For the tastes of Double Play Saloon from the comfort of your next party, the restaurant also offers catering services. We're happy to report we have parking available onsite. We'll meet you here. Make use of the luxurious bike racks at Double Play Saloon. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are all available at Double Play Saloon — swing by for your favorite meal. Are you ready for a bite of pure heaven with Double Play Saloon's delicious pub food?
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