Nightlife in Peru

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

Minhas Craft Brewery Tour for Two or Four in Monroe (50% Off)

Minhas Craft Brewery


Brewery tour travels behind scenes of historic establishment as beer enthusiasts sip samples & leave stocked with complimentary gifts

$48 $24

Peoria Blues & Heritage Music Festival feat. Buddy Guy, Mavis Staples, O.A.R., and More on September 2 and 3

Peoria Blues & Heritage Music Festival

The Peoria Riverfront

Buddy Guy, Mavis Staples, and O.A.R. headline two full days of music along the waterfront during this annual end-of-summer festival

$35 $28

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

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

The Second City's "Free Speech! (While Supplies Last)" on Saturday, August 27, at 8 p.m.

Paramount Theatre

The Paramount Theatre

Alma mater of Stephen Colbert and Tina Fey offers an irreverent look at the 2016 election during this R-rated comedy show

$52.53 $25

Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox on Saturday, October 29, at 8 p.m.

Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox

Rosemont Theatre

Today’s pop hits are cleverly reimagined in the timeless styles of the past by a cast of stellar singers, dancers, and instrumentalists

$52.25 $39.50

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

$79 for Murder Mystery Dinner for Two at Periwinkle Place Manor B&B ($143 Value)

Murder Mystery Dinners In Iowa

Periwinkle Place Manor B&B

Pairs dine on a hearty meal while participating in a twisting tale of mayhem and mystery.

$143 $79

Hookah for Two or Four at Aromas Hookah Bar (Up to 50% Off)

Aromas Hookah Bar


More than 200 flavored shisha tobaccos including blueberry, lemon, citrus dream, and strawberry margarita

$20 $10

Live Music and Comedy at City Winery (August 15–September 18)

City Winery Chicago

City Winery

Lady Gaga’s bandleader, comedian Paul Reiser, and legendary guitarist Raul Midón are among the can’t-miss acts at City Winery this summer

$49.50 $24

$15 for $30 of Wagering Credit to Bet the Belmont at DerbyJackpot


Online Deal

Bet on 100+ live horse races happening daily around the world; players pick a horse, place a bet, watch the race live, and can win real cash

$30 $15

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

$30 or $50 of Horserace Betting Credit at TwinSpires (50% Off)


Online Deal

A website and mobile app allows horseracing fans to make wagers on a range of horse races around the globe, including the Kentucky Derby

$30 $15

Theresa Caputo Tickets

Theresa Caputo Tickets

River District

Find tickets for sports, concerts and theatre events on FanXchange’s secondary ticket marketplace and get the best seats for live events.

$83.93 $83.93

Labor Day Weekend All Stars Comedy Festival with Tony Rock, Don "DC" Curry, and More on Saturday, September 3, at 8 p.m.

Labor Day Weekend All Stars Comedy Festival

Chicago Theatre

A lineup of comedy all-stars, including Tony Rock, Don “D.C.” Curry, Tony Roberts, Damon Williams, Gary Johnson, Kenny Howell, and Coco

$68.50 $41

Hip-Hop Summer Fest with Doug E Fresh, Big Daddy Kane, Slick Rick, Trina, Kid N Play, Twista, and More on September 9–11

Hip-Hop Summer Fest

Addams/Medill Park

Three-day music, comedy, and fashion festival features hip-hop legends Doug E Fresh, Big Daddy Kane, Trina, Kid N Play, Twista, and more

$52.27 $25

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

$167.59 $125

"Dutchman / TRANSit" (August 26–September 25)

"Dutchman / TRANSit"

American Blues Theater at the Greenhouse

Two one-act plays—a classic and a world premiere—use allegory and the public transit system to explore identity politics and race

$23 $12

Jonny Loquasto on September 9 at 8 p.m. or September 10 at 8 p.m. or 10 p.m.

Jonny Loquasto

The Comedy Shrine Theater

Sharp, gut-busting standup from the host of the Nerdist Network’s Wrestling Compadres Slamcast podcast, also seen on Comics Unleashed

$25 $15

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Free 2nd-Day Admission At Experiencias Xcaret - Online Only

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Biltmore Estate-Beautiful Asheville Nc Tickets On Sale - Online Only

Biltmore Sale

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10% Off Last-Minute Ticket Purchases - Online Only

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$20 Off SeaWorld San Diego Ticket - Online Only

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One- or Two-Year Print and iPad Subscription to "New York" Magazine (Up to 60% Off)

New York Magazine

Online Deal

Magazine covers entertainment, politics, and culture with engaging commentary and celebrity profiles

$49.97 $25

The Chicago Magic Lounge (Through January 28)

Chicago Magic Lounge

Uptown Underground

Step back in time to an era when close-up, table-side, and parlor magic were all the rage in Chicago

$27.50 $19

Select Local Merchants

  • Ripp's Tavern
    Your taste buds are calling for some down home American cooking from Ripp's Tavern. Ripp's Tavern serves food that not only tastes great, but is low in fat and gluten-free. Kick back, relax and watch the game on Ripp's Tavern's TV. Gather the whole family for a trip to this restaurant — everyone will find something to like (even the pickiest little eater) on the menu here. Between the music and the crowds, be prepared for a lot of noise at this restaurant. Crowds tend to pack the place on weekends, so call ahead to reserve a table. No need to be formal, business casual will pass. The food's ready when you are. Come on in or carry out. Bring the Ripp's Tavern's great food to your place. If parking is a concern, you'll be happy to hear that there are many convenient options in the area. Store your bike safely at one of the main bike racks near Ripp's Tavern. Critics award the most brownie points to the restaurant's dinner offerings, but breakfast and lunch are also available. The next time you're craving a burger and fries, Ripp's Tavern is the place for you. So for some delicious American fare any time of the day, head to Ripp's Tavern. So what are you waiting for? Come see what the highly-rated American food at Ripp's Tavern is all about.
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    Ladd, IL US
  • Applebee's
    Sit down with a simple sandwich or salad — Applebee's caters to those craving an all-American meal. Applebee's knows how to make gluten-free and low-fat fare taste great, so stop by for a healthy (and flavorful) bite. This restaurant also provides alcohol, so diners don't have to worry about bringing their own bottle. Youngsters are more than welcome to join mom and dad at this restaurant. Applebee's is a great location to host a group dinner. After-work revelers can fill up Applebee's on weeknights, especially since no reservations are accepted. The dress code at Applebee's is as relaxed as the ambience, so wear whatever suits you. Applebee's can also cater your next party; call today for details. You can also grab your grub to go. Score parking in the lot adjacent to Applebee's, a local restaurant. It will typically cost you about $30 to enjoy a meal at Applebee's. If you're looking to rack up your frequent flyer miles, feel free to pay by major credit card. Don't look any further, head to Applebee's for your next American meal. So enjoy a casual dining experience at Applebee's and load up on some classic American dishes. You deserve an excellent meal, so head on over to Applebee's and enjoy some of the highly-rated American fare.
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    Peru, IL US
  • Wise Guys Bar & Grill
    Visit Wise Guys Bar and Grill for some true American comfort food smack dab in the middle of Princeton's Princeton. Kick back, relax and watch the game on Wise Guys Bar and Grill's TV. Parents, bring your kids along to this restaurant, where you'll find a family-friendly menu and ambience. Those in a rush are better off dining here during the week, as the restaurant draws a crowd during the weekend. You can also grab your grub to go. Easy parking is accessible for Wise Guys Bar and Grill's diners. Expect your bill at Wise Guys Bar and Grill to come in at around $30 per person. At Wise Guys Bar and Grill, you can pay with any major credit card. Wise Guys Bar and Grill dishes up breakfast, lunch, and dinner, so stop by for your favorite meal. The next time you're craving a burger and fries, Wise Guys Bar and Grill is the place for you. Find something for anyone at any time with American food from Wise Guys Bar and Grill.
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    Princeton, IL US
  • Cabin Fever Bar & Grill
    For true American comfort food, head to Cabin Fever Bar and Grill for a sandwich or side of fries. Unwind with a glass of wine or cocktail with your meal — this restaurant has a wonderful selection of drinks to accompany your dinner. Surround yourself with the wonderful weather at your next night out at Cabin Fever Bar and Grill. Cabin Fever Bar and Grill is a suitable restaurant for both large and small groups. Enjoy wifi here free of cost. It tends to get especially busy on weekends, so be sure to call ahead and make a reservation. Show up in sneakers or a suit at Cabin Fever Bar and Grill, where dining in comfort is of utmost importance. Dining out isn't your only option here — pickup is available, too. A nearby parking lot is readily available for Cabin Fever Bar and Grill's diners. So when you're on the market for some great American cuisine, check out Cabin Fever Bar and Grill.
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    Peru, IL US
  • Buffalo Wild Wings
    For wings with a ton of zest, Peru's Buffalo Wild Wings has got you covered. Drinks all around! Pair your dinner with a beverage from this restaurant's full bar. At this restaurant, everyone will find something they love — kids included! Stay connected at no cost thanks to Buffalo Wild Wings' wifi. Buffalo Wild Wings provides seasonal outdoor seating — be sure to grab a chair before it's too late. The restaurant is on the noisier end, which is something to keep in mind when planning intimate get-togethers. Those hoping to avoid the weekend rush will do best visiting the restaurant during the week. For those in a rush, the restaurant lets you take your food to go. Parking is accessible and not far from the restaurant. Buffalo Wild Wings is serving up five-star food at a reasonable price. Sometimes only wings can satisfy you, and the ones at Buffalo Wild Wings will surely do the job.
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    Peru, IL US
  • Machelle's Back Street
    Machelle's Back Street offers a wide variety of classic American dishes. Watch the game with fellow fans to get the full sports experience. Pull your partner onto the dance floor — the restaurant provides more than enough room to twist the night away. Loud is an understatement when it comes to the decibel levels at this restaurant, so it's best to save conversation for another location. The restaurant picks up the most people during the week, so avoid the rush if crowds aren't your thing. With a host of nearby parking options, many choose to drive to dinner. Machelle's Back Street knows how to put a smile on your face the fairly-priced fare is easy on your taste buds as well as your wallet. Don't look any further, head to Machelle's Back Street for your next American meal.
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    LaSalle, IL US

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