Nightlife in Palatine

Live Music at Durty Nellie's

Durty Nellie's


$15 $10.50

Rusted Root with The Devon Allman Band on November 3 at 8 p.m.

Rusted Root with The Devon Allman Band

Durty Nellie's

Pittsburgh-based band behind “Send Me On My Way” melds driving rock with elements of world music; The Devon Allman Band opens

$29.87 $15

Movie with Popcorn and Drinks for One, Two, or Four at Village of Bensenville (Up to 57% Off)

Village of Bensenville


Guests grab buckets of popcorn and large sodas before heading into intimate twin theaters to view recent releases

$22 $11

$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

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

Maxwell and Mary J. Blige on December 14 at 7 p.m.

Maxwell and Mary J. Blige: King and Queen of Hearts Tour

United Center

The royalty of ’90s neo-soul join forces on a nationwide tour that simultaneously looks forward while hearkening back to a classic sound

$76.71 $35

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

$17 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 $17

$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

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

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

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 55% Off)

The Murder Mystery Co.


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

$60 $27

Two Well Drinks and $10 in Tokens at Emporium Arcade Bar (Up to 60% 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 $8

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

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

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

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

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

"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

"A Christmas Carol"

Metropolis Performing Arts Centre

Arlington Heights

$30 $19.75

"Kiss Kiss Cabaret"

Uptown Underground


$27.50 $18

Tasting Experience for Two with Pint Glasses and "Crowlers" at Noon Whistle Brewing (Up to 50% 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 $27

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

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

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

"The Christmas Schooner"

Mercury Theater


$45 $24.25

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  • Durty Nellie's
    Order all of your favorite pub classics and munch away at Durty Nellie's in Palatine. For a healthier dining option, try one of the many vegan, low-fat, or gluten-free dishes at Durty Nellie's. Why watch TV at home when you can catch the game at Durty Nellie's? Youngsters are more than welcome to join mom and dad at this bar. Worried about taking a big group out for a night on the town? Durty Nellie's has you covered with private rooms made for loud parties. Weather permitting, come enjoy a wonderful meal outside at Durty Nellie's. Work off your meal with a little music and dancing — live tunes are often featured at the bar, and a dance floor is open to all. Fridays and Saturdays really bring in the crowds, so make sure there's space for you by calling ahead for a reservation. Can't find your khakis? No problem! Throw on a pair of your most comfortable jeans and you'll blend right in at Durty Nellie's. A catering menu is also available if you're looking to dazzle the patrons at your next shindig. For those in a hurry, the bar lets you take your grub to go. Valet, street and garage parking options are readily available near Durty Nellie's. If your preferred mode of transit is of the two wheel variety, you're in luck — there's tons of bike parking outside the bar. Sizzling food designed to keep your wallet full. Dining at Durty Nellie's means you'll be living full and staying rich. Durty Nellie's dishes up breakfast, lunch, and dinner, so stop by for your favorite meal. Durty Nellie's certainly has all your pub favorites to make an evening comfortable for the whole gang! If you're craving food from one of the top British pubs in Palatine, Durty Nellie's is the place to go.
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    Palatine, IL US
  • Pop's Bar and Grill
    Hankering for a side of fries? Try the grub at Pop's Bar and Grill, a tasty restaurant serving American-style fare. Pop's Bar and Grill's low-fat and G-free items make it easy to eat right. Watch the game with fellow fans to get the full sports experience. On warmer days, take advantage of Pop's Bar and Grill's outdoor seating. Large groups will appreciate Pop's Bar and Grill for its ability to seat them quickly. Take note that the restaurant can get a bit loud, so vocal cords and eardrums should be in tip-top shape. The restaurant fills up on the weekends, so keep that in mind before heading out. Comfort is prioritized at Pop's Bar and Grill, and guests are encouraged to come as they are. Short on time? Don't wait for a driver — pick it up yourself. Street parking is provided for those dining at the restaurant's N Bothwell St location. No cash? Use any major credit card and work on reeling in those rewards. What's your favorite meal of the day? Chow down on breakfast, lunch, and dinner at Pop's Bar and Grill and taste test your way through the menu. For lunch or dinner, make plans to try Pop's Bar and Grill. So round up your friends and head over to Pop's Bar and Grill for a casual American meal. Pop's Bar and Grill has been highly-rated by restaurant-goers, so stop by today and see what the hype is about.
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    Palatine, IL US
  • Oak Alley Saloon
    Whether you prefer sausage, 'roni, or all-around veggie, Oak Alley Saloon's easy-to-please pizza has fans dishing out top-notch ratings. Oak Alley Saloon's low-fat and G-free items make it easy to eat right. Kick back, relax and watch the game on Oak Alley Saloon's TV. Oak Alley Saloon will be able to accommodate your large party. You won't be able to make a reservation at Oak Alley Saloon — make sure to plan accordingly. The dress code is strictly casual at Oak Alley Saloon, so come as you are (and as you are comfortable). For those in a hurry, the pizzeria lets you take your meal or snack to go. Call Oak Alley Saloon for catering if you have a big event coming up. Take advantage of the free parking next door to Oak Alley Saloon. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are all on Oak Alley Saloon's menu — you can stop by whenever the moment's right for you. When melted cheese and quality crust is all you can think about, it may be time for a hot slice or two. Experience pizza at its best when you order a pie from top-rated Oak Alley Saloon. When you need a quick dinner option for the whole family, stop by Oak Alley Saloon and enjoy a hot and fresh pizza.
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    Palatine, IL US
  • Splinters Sports Pub
    Find your favorite taproom in the heart of Palatine's Palatine area — Splinters Sports Pub serves cold beer and tasty drinks. Never miss a play with TVs broadcasting the biggest games in the bar area. Get connected at lightning fast speeds with Splinters Sports Pub's complimentary wifi. Eat outdoors Splinters Sports Pub (weather permitting) with their beautiful patio seating. If you're heading out on a Friday or Saturday, keep in mind that the bar gets busy. No time to sit down? No worries! Splinters Sports Pub offers a take out option so you can grab your food on the go. At Splinters Sports Pub, you can safely park just around the corner. Meals at Splinters Sports Pub are affordable, with the average tab amounting to about $30 per person.
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    Palatine, IL US
  • Clifford's Pub
    Order all of your favorite pub classics and munch away at Clifford's Pub. Great food plus TV equals the perfect fan meal. The bar fills up on the weekends, so keep that in mind before heading out. Can't find your khakis? No problem! Throw on a pair of your most comfortable jeans and you'll blend right in at Clifford's Pub. Clifford's Pub is located near endless free parking options. Dining at Clifford's Pub will set you back about $30 per person on average. It's about time you ate the best pub food around with a trip to Clifford's Pub. Clifford's Pub has everything you could want from a British pub in Palatine.
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    Palatine, IL US
  • TJ O'Brien's Bar & Grill
    At TJ O'Brien's Bar and Grill, you can enjoy a tasty craft cocktail or a flavorful craft beer. 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 TJ O'Brien's Bar and Grill when the weather is warm. Between the music and the crowds, be prepared for a lot of noise at this bar. Ordering food? You can pick it up yourself! Parking is accessible and not far from the bar. TJ O'Brien's Bar and Grill is home to many cyclists who appreciate the parking racks outside.
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    Palatine, IL US