Nightlife in Matteson

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

$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

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

"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

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

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

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

"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

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

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

"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

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

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

Dru Hill with Sisqo

House of Blues Chicago

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

$39.16 $27.50

$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

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

Navy Pier Grand Ballroom

Amazing Chicago's Funhouse Maze at Navy Pier

$20 $13.75

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

"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

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

$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

Saints & Sinners Halloween Party - Saturday October 29, 2016 / 9:00pm-2:00am

Lucky Strike


$25 $14.75

"A Christmas Carol"

Metropolis Performing Arts Centre

Arlington Heights

$30 $19.75

"The Rocky Horror Show"

Cutting Hall


$20 $13.75

"Chagrin Falls"

The Den Theatre - Theatre 2B

Wicker Park

$20 $6

Select Local Merchants

  • Bocce's Sports Bar & Grill
    For tasty American fare, head to Bocce's Sports Bar and Grill for a sandwich and side. Cheer on your favorite team at Bocce's Sports Bar and Grill, a local restaurant with TVs. Summer meals will taste even better when you enjoy them on Bocce's Sports Bar and Grill's gorgeous patio. Hop online in no time using Bocce's Sports Bar and Grill's free wifi. Dining at Bocce's Sports Bar and Grill comes with dancing and a DJ, so make sure to wear your party shoes. 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. Getting your food to go is also an option. Call Bocce's Sports Bar and Grill for catering if you have a big event coming up. Drive up and park. No meters or machines required, just easy free parking. Bike parking is quick and easy at Bocce's Sports Bar and Grill. A mid-priced establishment, Bocce's Sports Bar and Grill offers meals that typically cost about $30 or less. Stop by for breakfast, lunch, or dinner — Bocce's Sports Bar and Grill serves up all three meals. Stop putting off the best meal of your year and come into Bocce's Sports Bar and Grill's restaurant for some good old American favorites!
    Read More
    Matteson, IL US
  • Rack'em Up
    Rack 'em Up draws crowds with three ingredients that are sure to lead to a good time: drinks, pub eats, and a slew of entertainment options. As guests dig into Lawrence's catfish strips, a hearty burger, or a Vienna Beef hot dog, they can tap into their inner competitors with matches of pool on four felt tables or games of darts. For arcade buffs, there's even a classic Pac-Man console. And for those who want to get into the groove, the casual pool hall hosts karaoke and open-mic nights, as well as dance lessons.
    Read More
    Matteson, IL US
  • Freeh's Again
    For a wide range of African delicacies, check out Matteson's Freeh's Again. Catch the game at Freeh's Again, a local restaurant with TVs. Don't waste time searching for parking, we've done all the work for you. Spaces available here. Freeh's Again can be pricey, so plan accordingly. So venture outside your usual dinner and try an exciting African entree at Freeh's Again.
    Read More
    Matteson, IL US
  • Throwback II Sports Bar & Grll
    Visit Throwback II Sports Bar and Grll for some true American comfort food. Don't forget to complement your meal with a drink from Throwback II Sports Bar and Grll's full menu of beer, wine, and cocktails. Throwback II Sports Bar and Grll is a suitable restaurant for both large and small groups. If preferred, patrons can leave their vehicles in a nearby lot, though space is available on the street as well. Who s hungry for great grub at a reasonable rate? Throwback II Sports Bar and Grll s yummy creations will leave a mark in your memory but not a dent in your pocketbook. You can pay with Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express or any major credit card. Stop putting off the best meal of your year and come into Throwback II Sports Bar and Grll's restaurant for some good old American favorites! Throwback II Sports Bar and Grll has been highly-rated by restaurant-goers, so stop by today and see what the hype is about.
    Read More
    Peotone, IL US
  • Mulligan's Pub
    Chow down on all of your pub favorites at Mulligan's Pub. Casual dining at its best, Mulligan's Pub customers are free to enjoy themselves in jeans and a T-shirt. Make use of the ample parking near Mulligan's Pub. Cash is the only payment method accepted by Mulligan's Pub. The menu at Mulligan's Pub includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner — stop by for your favorite meal. For an indulgent meal of classic pub food, Mulligan's Pub is the place to bring your best buds for a night out.
    Read More
    Monee, IL US
  • Jason's Pub
    Enjoy a large array of finger food at Jason's Pub, a local pub. Jason's Pub knows how to make gluten-free and low-fat fare taste great, so stop by for a healthy (and flavorful) bite. 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. Surround yourself with the wonderful weather at your next night out at Jason's Pub. If your weekend plans include a trip to the bar, avoid the packs of people by securing a reservation ahead of time. Want to enjoy this bar without the wait? Get it to go. Take your vehicle to dinner nearby parking is plentiful and will not pose a problem for drivers looking to dine. Jason's Pub's menu is decked out with all your pub favorites, so you won't need to worry. There's definitely something for everyone!
    Read More
    Crete, IL US