Nightlife in Chicago Heights

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

$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

"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

$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

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

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

"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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

"The Little Flower of East Orange"

Athenaeum Theatre

Athenaeum Theater

$30 $8

Drinks and Admission to Comedy Night for Two or Four at Island Lounge (up to 56% Off)

Island Lounge

Mt. Hope

Local and national comedians entertain guests in a comfortable and intimate lounge atmosphere

$50 $22

2nd Annual Haunted Halloween Ball - Saturday October 29, 2016 / 8:00pm

Navy Pier Grand Ballroom

Amazing Chicago's Funhouse Maze at Navy Pier

$15 $10.50

$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

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

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

Skokie Theatre

Skokie Theatre

$25 $16

"Horrible Fun": Based on Cards Against Humanity

Under the Gun Theater

Under the Gun Theater

$15 $10.50

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

$35 for $55 at The Living Room at W Hotel Chicago

The Living Room at W Hotel Chicago


Enjoy upscale comfort food at this cozy and glamorous bar; menu items include chipotle tequila shrimp scampi and more

$55 $35

"A Christmas Carol"

Metropolis Performing Arts Centre

Arlington Heights

$30 $19.75

"The Rocky Horror Show"

Cutting Hall


$20 $13.75

"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

Select Local Merchants

  • Tender Trap
    Indulge in a wide array of American dishes at Tender Trap. Tender Trap also has large TVs for your viewing pleasure. Tender Trap offers patio seating in the warmer months. For those with an inner dancer, Tender Trap features a live DJ and room to move. The restaurant is on the noisier end, which is something to keep in mind when planning intimate get-togethers. Weekend diners, beware! The restaurant is busiest on Friday and Saturday, so getting seated will take some time. That's right! Tender Trap will bring their delicious food to your house for any occasion. Some say walking is the greatest thing in life. This restaurant knows it's carryout. Drivers will jump with joy when they find out about the free parking in the lot next door. Tender Trap offers various parking options, including bike parking. Most items on the menu are reasonably priced, so expect to spend around $30 per person at Tender Trap. You'll definitely want to reconsider going anywhere else when the food at Tender Trap tastes like pure heaven!
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  • Jimmy's Restaurant
    Enjoy traditional American cuisine at Jimmy's Restaurant, home of American comfort food. With G-free dishes and fare that's low in fat, you won't feel guilty about dining out at Jimmy's Restaurant. Worried about finding parking? Don't fret! Jimmy's Restaurant is located near plenty of options. Jimmy's Restaurant knows how to put a smile on your face the fairly-priced fare is easy on your taste buds as well as your wallet. Stop putting off the best meal of your year and come into Jimmy's Restaurant's restaurant for some good old American favorites!
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  • Club 390
    Club 390 in Chicago Heights is known for its tasty eats. Music lovers will appreciate Club 390's freshly mixed tunes spun by live DJs. Those with sensitive ears may want to stay away from this restaurant, though, as it can get quite loud. Club 390 draws a good-sized crowd on weeknights as workers head over after leaving the office. Club 390 is located near endless parking options, allowing diners to find quick and easy parking. Most items on the menu are reasonably priced, so expect to spend around $30 per person at Club 390.
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  • Marcus Cinema Chicago Heights
    Treat yourself to a night out at the movies! Marcus Chicago Heights in Chicago Heights is a great place to catch the latest flick. While you're enjoying this theater, be sure to check out their amazing restaurant for a tasty meal. Youngsters don't need to sit out a trip to this theater — it's super family-friendly and perfect for little customers and their folks. Avoid loud movie watchers by making a visit to the drive-in theater. Parking is plentiful, so visitors can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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  • Drama Group
    Amazing Chicago Heights theater awaits when you buy tickets for any of Drama Group The, Ticktes and Information's shows. If a bite's all you're after, then you'll want to stop by this theater for a delicious fill of their home-cooked food. Take the kids along too — this theater is a great spot for families with activities that even little ones will love. Parking is plentiful, so guests can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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  • Lavue Bar & Grill
    Lavue Bar and Grill serves American-style cuisine in the middle of Chicago Heights' Chicago Heights district. Lavue Bar and Grill is centrally located near many parking lot options. Prices at Lavue Bar and Grill typically stay below the $30 mark, so you can afford to bring along a friend or a date. So when you need a tasty and satisfying meal, visit Lavue Bar and Grill and munch on some American eats.
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