Nightlife in Melrose Park


$5 for a Movie Ticket at Studio Movie Grill ($10.75 Value)

Studio Movie Grill

Wheaton

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

$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

5% Cash Back at 10 Pin Lounge

10 Pin Lounge

Near North Side

Claim this deal and get 5% cash back rewards when you pay with your linked Visa card at 10 Pin Lounge

$0 $0

Tasting Experience for Two with Pint Glasses and "Crowlers" at Noon Whistle Brewing (Up to 44% Off)

Noon Whistle Brewing

Lombard

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

Improv-Comedy Show with Popcorn (Through October 29)

Laugh Out Loud Theater Schaumburg

Laugh Out Loud Theater Schaumburg

Improvisers perform shows with spontaneous scenes, games, and songs

$22 $11

Chrisette Michele on August 28 at 7 p.m.

Chrisette Michele

HOB Chicago

R&B and neo-soul singer known for her powerful kiss-off single “Be OK” and the Brooklyn ballad “Rich Hipster”

$127.75 $76

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

"Thrones! The Musical Parody": A Parody of "Game of Thrones" (July 22–August 19)

"Thrones! The Musical Parody": A Parody of "Game of Thrones"

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

$54.75 $29

Presale: AAHH! FEST featuring COMMON on September 25 at 3 p.m.

AAHH! FEST featuring COMMON at Union Park

Union Park

COMMON returns to Chicago with his star-studded AAHH! Fest, which in 2014 featured Kanye West, Lupe Fiasco, and Jennifer Hudson

$75 $60

King Michael: The Michael Jackson Experience on Friday, August 5, at 8 p.m.

King Michael – The Michael Jackson Experience

House of Music Entertainment

Talented performers portray the King of Pop throughout his career while delivering mesmerizing renditions of “Beat It,” “Thriller,” and more

$19.38 $10

Pre-sale: Sebastian Maniscalco, Brian Regan, John Mulaney, and More on Friday, September 2, at 5:15 p.m.

Brian Regan, Sebastian Maniscalco, John Mulaney & More

Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre - Chicago

Sebastian Maniscalco joins Brian Regan and fellow comedians John Mulaney, Jeff Ross, Tom Segura, Iliza Schlesinger, and more

$33.25 $15

Tickets to See "Beauties & Beaus" for 2, 4, 6, or 10 with Champagne at Hydrate Nightclub Chicago (Up to 65% Off)

Hydrate Nightclub Chicago

Chicago

Audiences watch a rotating guest lineup of drag performers strut their stuff onstage while sipping champagne

$72 $28

Weekend or Tuesday Show at the Laugh Factory, through May 31, 2017

The Laugh Factory

Laugh Factory - Chicago

Large lineups of top local standup talent, comedic storytelling, and themed shows

$10 $7

Brewery Tour Package for Two at Miskatonic Brewing Company

Miskatonic Brewing Company

Darien

Take a Sunday-afternoon tour of the brewery, enjoy a couple pints, and head home with your own pint glasses and an unfilled growler

$38 $25

Brewery Package for 2 or 4 with Beer Flights, Tour, and 32-oz Crowlers at Blue Nose Brewery (Up to 49% Off)

Blue Nose Brewery

Hodgkins

New brewery taking the city by storm gives craft-beer lovers a behind-the-scenes look at the brewing process that includes six-beer flights

$54 $29

$19 for a Blues Concert for Two at Kingston Mines ($30 Value)

Kingston Mines

Lincoln Park

Legendary blues club stages performances by equally legendary blues musicians seven nights a week

$30 $19

$13 for $20 Toward Hookah and Non-Alcoholic Drinks at House of Hookah

House of Hookah

House of Hookah

This late-night BYOB hookah lounge features 70+ hookah flavors, plus a wide variety of hookah accessories for purchase

$20 $13

Hillsong United on Saturday, July 30, at 7 p.m.

Hillsong United

United Center

Massive Australian Christian rock pumps up the faithful with their massive singles “Oceans (Where Feet May Fall)” and “Touch the Sky”

$39.54 $24.37

"Naughty Little Cabaret" Burlesque, Fridays at 8 p.m. through September 23

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

Gucci Mane and Friends on Friday, September 23, at 8 p.m.

Gucci Mane And Friends

UIC Pavilion

The Dirty South hip-hop superstar drops raw rhymes and trap beats in support of his latest, Everybody Looking

$105.70 $79

Public Enemy, Ice-T, Naughty by Nature & More on Friday, August 5, at 5:30 p.m.

Public Enemy, Ice-T, Naughty by Nature, The Furious 5, Sugarhill Gang & More

Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre - Chicago

Pioneer of gangsta rap headlines celebration of rap also starring legendary acts Public Enemy, Naughty by Nature, and The Sugarhill Gang

$40.25 $20

Upscale American Dinner for Two or Four at Big Shot Piano Lounge (50% Off)

Big Shot Piano Lounge & Restaurant

Central Business District

Diners enjoy live music while dining on upscale fare like blue-cheese shrimp salad and entrees like seared scallops or Manhattan strip filet

$40 $20

"Friday Funnies" - Friday August 12, 2016 / 8:00pm

The Wilmette Theatre

Wilmette

$15 $10.50

Standup Comedy Show and Appetizer for Two or Four at The Comedy Bar (Up to 50% Off)

The Comedy Bar

Gino's East River North

National headliners and up-and-coming comedians take the stage at legendary club’s space inside Gino’s East River North

$55.18 $29

20% Cash Back at Graffiti Chicago

Graffiti Chicago

Near North Side

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$0 $0

Murder-Mystery Dinner for One or Two at The Murder Mystery Co. (Up to 50% Off)

The Murder Mystery Co.

Chicago

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

$60 $29.99

Standup or Improv Comedy Show at The Comedy Shrine Theater through August 27

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

Little Shop of Horrors, June 5–July 31

"Little Shop of Horrors"

Greenhouse Theater Center

A lovelorn flower-shop employee lands in trouble when his venus flytrap finds an appetite for human flesh in this rock musical comedy

$33 $19

Boy Toy's Pocket Cabaret

Uptown Underground

Uptown

$25 $16.50

Signature Scent Class - Good For Any Date Through September 30, 2016 (Reserve in Advance)

Aroma Workshop

Lincoln Park

$60 $36.50

Select Local Merchants

  • Hooters
    Find all of your favorite traditional American dishes in one place at Hooters. Healthy food is in, as it should be, so come here for a tasty, low-fat and gluten-free bite. Don't be alone on gameday, come have a great drink and great fun. This restaurant is more than willing to accommodate families, so kids are welcome to tag along. The restaurant can get thronged with crowds on Fridays and Saturdays, so book your table ahead of time through their reservation system. Hooters tosses the jacket-and-tie dress code convention in favor of a more casual dining experience. No delivery needed. In and out for carryout. At Hooters, diners can score a guaranteed parking spot close to the restaurant. Menu items at Hooters tend to be mid-priced, so expect to plop down about $30 per person to dine here. Whether you're hungry first thing in the morning or prefer to eat a little later, Hooters is conveniently open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. For a dish just like mom made, you'll definitely want to stop by Hooters' tasty restaurant. Find something for anyone at any time with American food from Hooters.
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    2503 West North Avenue
    Melrose Park, IL US
  • Abruzzo's Italian Restaurant
    You can taste the love Abruzzo's Italian Restaurant puts in their Italian food in each item on their menu. A night out deserves a drink to celebrate, and this restaurant has the perfect selection of beer and wine to go with your meal. Load up the mini-van and bring the kids to this restaurant — they'll love the menu and scene here as much as mom and dad. Eat outdoors Abruzzo's Italian Restaurant (weather permitting) with their beautiful patio seating. Get connected at lightning fast speeds with Abruzzo's Italian Restaurant's complimentary wifi. The restaurant fills up on the weekends, so keep that in mind before heading out. If you're in a hurry, place an order for pickup instead. The restaurant has catering services as well. Abruzzo's Italian Restaurant's patrons can find places to park in the area. Store your bike safely at one of the main bike racks near Abruzzo's Italian Restaurant. Meals at Abruzzo's Italian Restaurant usually set you back about $30 per diner. Is your mouth watering yet? Time to head over to Abruzzo's Italian Restaurant for some delicious Italian cuisine.
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    1509 Division Street
    Melrose Park, IL US
  • Chances R
    Enjoy finger-licking barbecue year-round at Chances R in Melrose Park. The bar is stocked with TVs, so you can watch the next big game. Dine out in the open during Chances R's summer season when patio tables are available for use. Those searching for a quiet dinner scene may have better luck elsewhere, as the bar tends to get rather noisy. Prepare to face the crowds if you visit on the weekend — Friday and Saturday are Chances R's busiest days. Don't fret! Parking options are readily available near Chances R. Who s hungry for great grub at a reasonable rate? Chances R s yummy creations will leave a mark in your memory but not a dent in your pocketbook. You'll want to make sure you pay a visit to Chances R's treasure trove of barbecue sooner rather than later.
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    10747 West Grand Avenue
    Melrose Park, IL US
  • Possum's Pub
    At Possum's Pub, you can snack away on tasty pub grub. Order a bottle for the table if you like — this restaurant has a full bar stocked with the best wine, beer, and more. Check out the brews and bites at happy hour, and kick back without spending a fortune. On warmer days, take advantage of Possum's Pub's outdoor seating. Possum's Pub also features a DJ and dancing. Weekends are busy at the restaurant, so be prepared for longer wait times. Drivers can find parking right by the restaurant, so don't forget your car keys. Possum's Pub is a prime location for cyclists to park their bikes and enjoy a bite to eat. Isn't it time to go to a pub that doesn't take their food lightly? Possum's Pub makes tasty bites that maximize the meaning of indulgence.
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    2324 Mannheim Road
    Melrose Park, IL US
  • Louie's Lounge
    Enjoy a large array of finger food at Louie's Lounge, a local pub. Don't go thirsty during dinner! This restaurant also offers a splendid drink list featuring wine, beer, and more. Those searching for a quiet dinner scene may have better luck elsewhere, as the restaurant tends to get rather noisy. For the tastes of Louie's Lounge from the comfort of your next party, the restaurant also offers catering services. Don't fuss with street parking. We've got some parking available. For those who prefer to travel by bike, Louie's Lounge is a great option due to its generous bike parking options. It's about time you ate the best pub food around with a trip to Louie's Lounge.
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    4601 West Lake Street
    Melrose Park, IL US
  • Bobby's Bar
    Visit Bobby's Bar for some true American comfort food smack dab in the middle of Melrose Park's Melrose Park. Pair your entree with a glass of wine or draft beer — this restaurant has a fully-stocked bar to complement your meal. DJ fans will appreciate Bobby's Bar's frequent live mixes. You'll want to save quiet conversations for another spot, though — the restaurant can get noisy. Dine at Bobby's Bar and keep your car safely parked in a nearby lot. We know how expensive life can be. That's why we give you the benefit of high quality food priced reasonably. So when you need a tasty and satisfying meal, visit Bobby's Bar and munch on some American eats.
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    1941 Mannheim Road
    Melrose Park, IL US

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