Nightlife in Carpentersville

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

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 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

$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

"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

Save On Home Decor - Online Only

Hobby Lobby Sale

Online Deal

$0 $0

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

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

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

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

Dru Hill

House of Blues Chicago

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

$39.16 $30

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

"A Christmas Carol"

Metropolis Performing Arts Centre

Arlington Heights

$30 $19.75

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 Rocky Horror Show"

Cutting Hall


$20 $13.75

25% Cash Back at Duffy's Tavern and Grille

Duffy's Tavern and Grille

North Side

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$0 $0

Holiday Love Jam with Jodeci, Silk, Shai, and H-Town on Friday, December 2, at 8 p.m.

Holiday Love Jam with Jodeci, Silk, Shai, and H-Town

Arie Crown Theater

R&B icons Jodeci, Silk, Shai, and H-Town celebrate the season during the Holiday Love Jam at Arie Crown Theater

$82.60 $56.95

"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

"Annie" Musical, November 9–13


Cadillac Palace Theatre

Little Annie and her loyal canine, Sandy, attempt to escape a conniving orphanage matron while searching for familial love

$52.14 $40.07

$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

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

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

Skokie Theatre

Skokie Theatre

$25 $16

"Naughty Little Cabaret" Burlesque, Fridays at 8 p.m. through December 17

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

25% Cash Back at THE drop LOUNGE


North Side

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25% Cash Back at Weather Mark Tavern

Weather Mark Tavern


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20% Cash Back at Galway Bay (Chicago)

Galway Bay (Chicago)

North Side

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20% Cash Back at Graffiti Chicago

Graffiti Chicago

Near North Side

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20% Cash Back at Red Star Cocktail Lounge

Red Star Cocktail Lounge


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Select Local Merchants

  • Emmett's Tavern & Brewing Co.
    Your taste buds are calling for some down home American cooking from Emmett's Tavern and Brewing Co. Help yourself to a healthier lifestyle at Emmett's Tavern and Brewing Co., where gluten-free and low-fat plates are the standard. TVs are also readily available in the bar area to broadcast the best games. Both the young and the young-at-heart will dig the family-oriented menu and ambience at this restaurant. Reserve the private room at Emmett's Tavern and Brewing Co. for your next party — it's perfect for large groups looking to dine and celebrate together. Wifi is on the house at Emmett's Tavern and Brewing Co., so bring along your tablet or laptop. At Emmett's Tavern and Brewing Co., the prime seating is on the patio. Come check out what all the buzz is about. Be sure to call for a reservation if the restaurant is part of your weekend plans — it can get crowded on Fridays and Saturdays. The dress code at Emmett's Tavern and Brewing Co. is as relaxed as the ambience, so wear whatever suits you. Can't stay at this restaurant long? Pick up and go home. Emmett's Tavern and Brewing Co. prides itself in its delicious catering. Drivers can find a space for their wheels on the street when dining at the restaurant's W Main St business. Emmett's Tavern and Brewing Co. provides ample space for bikers to store their bikes. At Emmett's Tavern and Brewing Co., you can ease your appetite and please your pocketbook the menu offers a selection of mid-priced, budget-friendly meals. The next time you're craving a burger and fries, Emmett's Tavern and Brewing Co. is the place for you. So enjoy a casual dining experience at Emmett's Tavern and Brewing Co. and load up on some classic American dishes. So head on over to the highly-rated Emmett's Tavern and Brewing Co. for some American eats and see what the buzz is all about. With a quick trip to Emmett's Tavern and Brewing Co.'s brewery, you'll quickly find new brews to add to your favorites. Emmett's Tavern and Brewing Co. has everything you could want from a British pub in West Dundee.
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    West Dundee, IL US
  • Bandito Barney's Beach Club
    Come to Bandito Barney's Beach Club to grab an American classic with a side of fries. Guests can migrate to the bar section to catch the game on the TV. Gather up your friends, coworkers or family members and head to Bandito Barney's Beach Club for a group meal. Wifi access is totally free at Bandito Barney's Beach Club, perfect for catching up on the news, hopping on social media, or even working. If dining outdoors is your idea of a good time, you'll love the gorgeous patio seating at Bandito Barney's Beach Club. Those up for moving and grooving can take a turn on the dance floor. The restaurant's "rush" is all weekend long, so diners should be prepared to wait for a table. With food this good, you'll be running into this restaurant to pick it up yourself. Drivers can find a space for their wheels on the street when dining at the restaurant's N River St business. If cycling is more your speed, you'll find plenty of space to stash your bike outside the restaurant. You'll typically spend about $30 per person to dine at Bandito Barney's Beach Club, so plan your budget accordingly. When you're craving a true American classic, such as a burger and fries, make your way over to Bandito Barney's Beach Club. At Bandito Barney's Beach Club you can find great American food at any time of the day. Bandito Barney's Beach Club has been highly-rated by restaurant-goers, so stop by today and see what the hype is about. A top British pub in East Dundee, Bandito Barney's Beach Club is a must for visitors and locals alike.
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    East Dundee, IL US
  • Randall Roadhouse
    Take a load off at The Randall Roadhouse Tavern and Grill — this low-key bar is the perfect place to relax after work. The Randall Roadhouse Tavern and Grill serves food that not only tastes great, but is low in fat and gluten-free. Don't be alone on gameday, come have a great drink and great fun. Parents appreciate this bar's kid-friendly attitude, and little ones are often seen dining out with the adults. The Randall Roadhouse Tavern and Grill is a fine restaurant for those with large and small parties. Volume at this bar can reach upper decibels, so come prepared to raise your voice to be heard. Patrons pack the bar on weekends, so it's a good idea to make a reservation to ensure prompt seating. No need for a wardrobe change when you hit The Randall Roadhouse Tavern and Grill — it's strictly casual. This bar also offers delivery and carryout if you're in the mood for the bar's cooking but prefer to provide your own ambience. The bar also offers catering if you want to bring the flavors of The Randall Roadhouse Tavern and Grill to your next party or event. Guests can park for free in the adjoining lot.
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    Carpentersville, IL US
  • Village Pizza and Pub
    At Village Pizza & Pub, folks can drink like the English at this British-infused pub planted in the Carpentersville region of Carpentersville. There are plenty of TVs in the bar to go around as well, so diners don't have to worry about missing out on anything. Have a few picky young eaters in the family? Not a problem at this bar, where the food and ambience are perfect for family dining. Grab this bar's delicious food on the go with its takeout and delivery services. Drivers can find parking right by the bar, so don't forget your car keys. Village Pizza & Pub offers safe bike parking outside. Meals at Village Pizza & Pub are incredibly tasty and reasonably priced around $30. For British pub food in Carpentersville, there's nothing better than Village Pizza & Pub.
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    Carpentersville, IL US
  • Skeeter's Saloon
    Skeeter's Saloon has a large section of craft cocktails and craft beers, making it a local favorite. Watch the game with fellow fans to get the full sports experience. Al fresco eating options are also available at Skeeter's Saloon, which presents a lovely patio seating area for warmer months. Music lovers can enjoy live performances at Skeeter's Saloon as well. You'll want to save quiet conversations for another spot, though — the bar can get noisy. The weeknight rush is in full force at Skeeter's Saloon, so anticipate a wait if you go after work. Take your vehicle to dinner nearby parking is plentiful and will not pose a problem for drivers looking to dine. Skeeter's Saloon offers parking for all diners, including those who travel by bike.
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    Carpentersville, IL US
  • R Bar and Grill
    R Bar and Grill serves American-style cuisine in the middle of West Dundee's West Dundee district. For just the right beverage to accompany your meal, check out the lengthy list of beer, wine, and mixed drinks available at the bar. Interested in eating out over the weekend? Keep in mind that the restaurant gets swamped on Fridays and Saturdays, and service may take longer than expected. R Bar and Grill is completely informal — dress as you see fit (and are most comfortable). R Bar and Grill's patrons can find places to park in the area. Prices are downright affordable at R Bar and Grill, with most items well under the $15 mark. So when you need a tasty and satisfying meal, visit R Bar and Grill and munch on some American eats.
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    West Dundee, IL US