Nightlife in Fox Lake

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 for Two or Four at Plaza Theater (Up to 47% Off)

Plaza Theater


First-run films screen from digital projectors as audiences enjoy traditional concessions

$25.50 $16

$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

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

Movie Theater Ticket Subscription Plans from MoviePass (Up to 44% 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

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

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

"A Christmas Carol"

Metropolis Performing Arts Centre

Arlington Heights

$30 $19.75

"The Rocky Horror Show"

Cutting Hall


$20 $13.75

"Joey & Maria's Comedy Italian Wedding"

Mama Luigi's

Southwest Side

$59 $51.75

20% Cash Back at Red Star Cocktail Lounge

Red Star Cocktail Lounge


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$0 $0

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

Murder-Mystery Dinner for One or Two at The Murder Mystery Co. (Up to 55% Off)

The Murder Mystery Co.


Interactive murder mystery dinner starring professional actors testing guests’ sleuthing skills throughout a three course meal

$60 $27

25% Cash Back at Duffy's Tavern and Grille

Duffy's Tavern and Grille

North Side

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$0 $0

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

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

"The Christmas Schooner"

Mercury Theater


$45 $24.25

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 Graffiti Chicago

Graffiti Chicago

Near North Side

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$0 $0

"HUNKS" The Show Male Revue at Feeling Lucky Lounge on October 27 at 8 p.m.

"Hunks The Show"

Feeling Lucky Lounge

The HUNKS production is an electrifying, high-energy performance showcasing some of the sexiest men alive as they sing, dance, and strip

$24.64 $12

"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

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

Sugar Brown Burlesque: The Diaries of a Submissive on October 29 or 30 at 8 p.m.

"Sugar Brown Burlesque: The Diaries of a Submissive"

Humility Gallery

Sugar Brown explores her newly submissive side through lusty yet elegant choreography and poetry

$43.19 $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

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

$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

"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

Rewind Convention - Fri, Nov 11 Through Sun, Nov 13, 2016

Hilton Indian Lakes Resort

South Itasca

$57 $9.50

Laugh Out Loud Chicago Improv-Comedy Show Through January 28

Laugh Out Loud Chicago

Laugh Out Loud

Improvisers perform both family-friendly and adults-only shows with spontaneous scenes, games, and songs

$20 $10

LUSH: An Interactive Female Burlesque Show and Drinking Game (October 14, November 11, or December 9)

LUSH – An Interactive Female Burlesque Show & Drinking Game

Original Mothers

Part burlesque, part drinking game, these Friday-night shows feature talented performers and plenty of audience interaction

$30 $20

Select Local Merchants

  • Blueberry Hill
    Find delicious sandwiches at other American favorites at Blueberry Hill. TVs are also on hand in the bar to keep up with the latest scores. Save money on a sitter — kids are welcome to join the table at this restaurant. Enjoy the beautiful weather while you chow down — with outdoor seating, Blueberry Hill is a great summer destination. At Blueberry Hill, your large or small party can easily enjoy a meal. Put on your dancing shoes! The restaurant provides plenty of space for those who love to boogie. The restaurant is about as noisy as it gets — plan for booming speakers and chatty crowds everywhere. If crowds aren't your thing, it's best to visit Blueberry Hill during the slower weekday hours. Casual clothing is the name of the game at Blueberry Hill, where suits and ties won't be spotted for miles. Bring your car to dinner and easily find a space in the area — street parking is available, as is a nearby lot. Bike parking is quick and easy at Blueberry Hill. If you go out for a nice meal, it doesn't need to cost $100, come treat yourself at Blueberry Hill. When you're looking for a bite of some great American dishes, you definitely won't need to look any further than Blueberry Hill. Swing by Blueberry Hill today and enjoy a delicious American meal in a casual setting. Find out about Fox Lake 's top British pub food for yourself at Blueberry Hill.
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    Fox Lake, IL US
  • Doyles Pub & Eatery
    Munch on tasty pub grub at Doyles Pub and Eatery. Great food plus TV equals the perfect fan meal. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful weather during your meal at Doyles Pub and Eatery. It tends to get especially busy on weeknights, so be sure to call ahead and make a reservation. Casual dining at its best, Doyles Pub and Eatery customers are free to enjoy themselves in jeans and a T-shirt. You can also grab your food to go. Doyles Pub and Eatery prides itself in its delicious catering. Forget the hassle of street parking and head to Doyles Pub and Eatery for easy access to parking lots. For those who travel by bike, Doyles Pub and Eatery offers bike racks for diners. Customers should be prepared to spend around $30, but more importantly, they should be prepared to enjoy a great meal. Doyles Pub and Eatery's menu is decked out with all your pub favorites, so you won't need to worry. There's definitely something for everyone! Doyles Pub and Eatery has everything you could want from a British pub in Richmond.
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    Richmond, IL US
  • Oak Park Lounge
    Chow down on all of your pub favorites at Oak Park Lounge. Treat yourself to a healthy meal at Oak Park Lounge, a local restaurant. Complete your meal with the perfect glass of wine or beer from this restaurant's drink list. Wanna soak up the sun? Come grab a bite at Oak Park Lounge and sit out on their gorgeous patio. The restaurant can get tied up on the weekends, so allow yourself time to wait for a table. You can also have Oak Park Lounge cater your next event. Don't spend time searching for parking — diners are welcome to use the adjoining lot. Make your way to an ATM before you make your way to the restaurant — Oak Park Lounge is cash-only. Oak Park Lounge offers a lunch and dinner menu. Oak Park Lounge certainly has all your pub favorites to make an evening comfortable for the whole gang!
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    Johnsburg, IL US
  • Rookies
    Find your (new) favorite taproom — Rookies is a fantastic spot to share a round with friends. TVs are also on hand in the bar to keep up with the latest scores. The noise level can often drown out conversation, so make sure your party is prepared to speak up. Weekends are when crowds really head to Rookies, so plan accordingly. Don't sacrifice comfort for style — Rookies' dress code is business casual, so guests can look and feel great. This bar serves your food any way you like, delivered or carried-out. Hosting a swanky shindig? Call up Rookies for their catering services. Rookies is located near endless parking options, allowing diners to find quick and easy parking. Meals at Rookies are moderately priced — most diners spend about $30 per person.
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    Ingleside, IL US
  • Horizontals
    Visit Horizontals and indulge in some good old-fashioned American cuisine. At Horizontals, you can dine with your immediate family and your extended family due to the easy seating for large parties. The dress code at Horizontals is as relaxed as the ambience, so wear whatever suits you. Looking for something delicious to serve at your next party? Horizontals also offers catering. Parallel-parking experts can find room on the street, though patrons also have access to the restaurant's adjoining lot. For great dishes that fall smack dab in the middle when it comes to price, Horizontals is a reasonable option for diners of different budgets. So when you need a tasty and satisfying meal, visit Horizontals and munch on some American eats.
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    Wonder Lake, IL US
  • Pug Mahones
    Pug Mahones is serving up American favorites with a tasty tweak. 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. Waiting can feel like forever, especially when you're hungry. Spare yourself time spent in the parking search and dine with us. We've got space available for you and your car. Prices are affordable, with a typical meal running under $30. When you're looking for a bite of some great American dishes, you definitely won't need to look any further than Pug Mahones. Pug Mahones has everything you could want from a British pub in Fox Lake.
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    Fox Lake, IL US