Nightlife in Cary

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

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, 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

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

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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$0 $0

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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"Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical" (November 17–19)

"Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical"

The Chicago Theatre

The look, story, and beloved characters of the classic stop-motion Rudolph film take to the stage with live music

$61.02 $45

"A Christmas Survival Guide"

Raue Center for the Arts

Raue Center for the Arts

$32.50 $21

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

Craig Ferguson: The New Deal Tour on November 6 at 7 p.m.

Craig Ferguson: The New Deal Tour

The Chicago Theatre

The charming Scottish actor, comedian, and television host returns to the stage with a new set of ruthlessly witty standup material

$61.42 $36

Select Local Merchants

  • Broken Oar
    What is American food? Cuisine that is delicious and perfect for any occasion. Come grab some at Broken Oar Marina. The chefs at Broken Oar Marina know how to prepare tasty, gluten-free and low-fat meals. Broken Oar Marina is fully loaded with TVs for your viewing pleasure. Got kids? No problem at Broken Oar Marina! This restaurant is a fantastic spot for families to dine together. Whether you have a large or small group, Broken Oar Marina can accommodate both. Broken Oar Marina's outdoor seating is available during the warmer months. Patrons have the pleasure of listening to live music while they dine. Loud is an understatement when it comes to the decibel levels at this restaurant, so it's best to save conversation for another location. Weekend diners may find themselves waiting for a table, as Friday and Saturday nights tend to draw a crowd. Meeting the gang for a movie? Pick up some food from this restaurant. Free parking is available for patrons who dine at Broken Oar Marina. Bike parking is quick and easy at Broken Oar Marina. If you go out for a nice meal, it doesn't need to cost $100, come treat yourself at Broken Oar Marina. Chow down on breakfast, lunch, or dinner fare at Broken Oar Marina — they're open for all three meals. The next time you're craving a burger and fries, Broken Oar Marina is the place for you. Swing by Broken Oar Marina today and enjoy a delicious American meal in a casual setting. So head on over to the highly-rated Broken Oar Marina for some American eats and see what the buzz is all about.
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    Port Barrington, IL US
  • Tracks
    The Tracks is serving up American favorites with a tasty tweak. Round out your meal with a little tipple — this restaurant has a terrific drink list, including beer, wine, and more. This restaurant is great for families with kids. Looking to host a party but don't have the space at home? You'll love the private room offered at The Tracks — just right for large and merry gatherings. Free wifi is on hand here as well. When the weather is nice, hurry to The Tracks to grab a spot on the patio. A relatively loud restaurant, this is not the place for a quiet night out. Impress the visitors at your next gathering by calling in The Tracks for catering. The lot adjacent to The Tracks provides free parking for diners. Cyclists will also appreciate the plentiful space to lock up their bikes outside the restaurant. There's a classic American dish waiting to be made for you at The Tracks. Make your way over to The Tracks and enjoy a delicious American meal in a laid back setting.
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    Cary, IL US
  • Cuckoos Nest
    For tasty American fare, head to Cuckoo's Nest for a sandwich and side. Take your pick of beer, wine, or other beverages offered on this restaurant's menu. Gather up your group of friends and head to Cuckoo's Nest, a local restaurant that has room for large groups. During the restaurant's weekend rush, waiting in line is the name of the game (so avoid Friday and Saturday nights if you're looking for something quick). Can't find your khakis? No problem! Throw on a pair of your most comfortable jeans and you'll blend right in at Cuckoo's Nest. Drivers will jump with joy when they find out about the free parking in the lot next door. Cuckoo's Nest knows how to put a smile on your face the fairly-priced fare is easy on your taste buds as well as your wallet. Lunch and dinner are easy as pie (and you might as well get a slice) at the delicious Cuckoo's Nest. When you need an American restaurant that is sure to impress, come to the highly-rated Cuckoo's Nest.
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    Cary, IL US
  • Tin Man's Sports Pub
    Enjoy a large array of finger food at Tin Man's Sports Pub, a local pub. Tin Man's Sports Pub serves food that not only tastes great, but is low in fat and gluten-free. On gameday, come here to cheer your team to victory and watch every triumph on the big screen. Open air seating is ready for diners at Tin Man's Sports Pub when the weather is warm. Be sure to call for a reservation if the bar is part of your weekend plans — it can get crowded on Fridays and Saturdays. You can also grab your grub to go. Drivers will love the easy parking options just steps away from Tin Man's Sports Pub. Tin Man's Sports Pub offers a nice selection of mid-range cuisine, so you can expect a meal there to cost about $30 or less per person. Are you ready for a bite of pure heaven with Tin Man's Sports Pub's delicious pub food?
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    Fox River Grove, IL US
  • Herman Rest A While
    Meat-eaters in Port Barrington will fall in love with Herman Rest A While — this barbecue joint is a tasty destination for Port Barrington residents. Beer, wine, and more are also available from this restaurant's extensive drink list. Come order a flavorful feast at Herman Rest A While, and sit outside if it's nice! If crowds aren't your thing, it's best to visit Herman Rest A While during the slower weekday hours. Driving is all about convenience, and we get that. With spaces available, we'll help speed up your night. Looking for tasty and cheap eats? Look no further than Herman Rest A While, a local restaurant with affordable prices. So when you are seeking a great barbecue restaurant in the area, look no further than the highly-rated Herman Rest A While.
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    Port Barrington, IL US
  • Tapas Calpe
    Whether you prefer white or red, Cary's Tapas Calpe has a large selection of the finest wines. A fine selection of wines to complement any dish is also on hand. If dining outdoors is your idea of a good time, you'll love the gorgeous patio seating at Tapas Calpe. Volume at this bar can reach upper decibels, so come prepared to raise your voice to be heard. No delivery needed. In and out for carryout. At Tapas Calpe, you can safely park just around the corner. Prepare to spend about $30 per person when dining at Tapas Calpe. So round up your friends and head over to Tapas Calpe for a tasty and informative wine tasting. Good friends and food lovers are all perfect for a trip to Tapas Calpe, so they're sure they'll be seeing you soon!
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    Cary, IL US