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Windy City Times 2019-02-13
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SATURDAY SPECIALS
Center on HalstedCenter on Halsted
"Center on Culture" Fall Event Series: Miss Coco Peru 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper ClubKit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
Divalicious Brunch starring Madam X, 11am-4pm

Shakers On Clark (Formerly 3160)Shakers On Clark (Formerly 3160)
$5 Patron

BerlinBerlin
Every Saturday: Drag Matinee (10:30pm sharp) Twisted: 1st, 3rd & 5th w/DJ Larissa 2nd & 4th: DJ Nevin until 5am $3 Berlin Bombs (now with Absolut), $5 Tropical Sex pints, $4 Honey flavored whiskey (Jack/Jim), $5 Fireball, $6 Absolut

Hamburger Mary'sHamburger Mary's
Party in the Attic - 8pm (unless there's a cabaret or theatrical show before). No cover, Beats by DJ John Murges (Pump! Milwaukee) and DJ Freddie!

Big ChicksBig Chicks
Euchre Club 6 p.m., DJ and dancing 10 p.m., no cover

InnexileInnexile
BLUE MOON PINTS WITH A SLICE OF ORANGE - $3.00

Spyners PubSpyners Pub
$3.50 Blue Moon

The ClosetThe Closet
$3.50 Pints of Miller Lite $3.50 Shock Tops

Club KraveClub Krave
Drag Shows $3 Long Island $12 domestic buckets $12 oversized mixed

HydrateHydrate
Beauties & Beaus, 9:30pm, hot male dancers and female impersonators. See hydratechicago.com for more details

JackhammerJackhammer
UNDERWEAR PARTY. 3rd Saturday of every month. Drag princess Teri Yaki hosts.

SidetrackSidetrack
Open 1pm Sidetrack Video Mix

Mary's AtticMary's Attic
$5 Frozen Slushies, $2 House Shots

Scarlet BarScarlet Bar
#ScarletSaturdays The Crossfader King DJ Group $5 Imports

Lucky Horseshoe LoungeLucky Horseshoe Lounge
Chicago's biggest & best line-up of male dancers-start at 2PM

AtmosphereAtmosphere
The Dollar Store * Male Dancers @11pm * DJ Timmy Loop * $5 Fireballs

The CallThe Call
$6 Absolut Cocktails

Broadway Youth CenterBroadway Youth Center
1PM-2:30PM: SHOUT!, A support group for newly out LGBT and questioning youth.

Progress BarProgress Bar
No Cover Come and feel important

Phoenix Bar   (Hunter's) Phoenix Bar (Hunter's)
$5 Fireball Shots $5 Pumpkin Ale Drafts

Charlie'sCharlie's
Country with DJ Michael B 9PM - 2AM, Afterhours dance with DJ LuLu

Club EscapeClub Escape
Mz RUFF n STUFF'S Show of Illusions

CellblockCellblock
FURR! Show it off every 3rd Sat 10pm-3am

The SoFo TapThe SoFo Tap
$4 Stall Drafts $4 Fireball Shots

Bobby Love'sBobby Love's
Karaoke Night $10 Bud Light & Miller Lite Pitchers

DS Tequila CompanyDS Tequila Company
Mad House: 11am - 3pm Brunch $5 UV Vodka Mugs all night

Baton Show LoungeBaton Show Lounge
Shows at 8:30pm, 10:30pm and 12:30am.

Roscoe'sRoscoe's
$15 Absolut Pink Lemonade Pitchers $15 Absolut Blue Hawaiian Pitchers $5 Bacardi Bombs


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Atmosphere

Atmosphere
5355 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 784-1100

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Baton Show Lounge

Baton Show Lounge
436 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 644-5269

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Berlin

Berlin
954 W Belmont Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 348-4975

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Big Chicks

Big Chicks
5024 N Sheridan Rd
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 728-5511

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Bijou Theatre (Closed Down)

Bijou Theatre (Closed Down)
1349 N Wells St
Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 943-5397

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Bobby Love's

Bobby Love's
3729 N Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 525-1200

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Bonsai Bar & Lounge (Closed Down)

Bonsai Bar & Lounge (Closed Down)
3503 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 248-0100

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Cellblock

Cellblock
3702 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 665-8064

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Charlie's

Charlie's
3726 N Broadway St
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 871-8887

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Circuit (Closed Down)

Circuit (Closed Down)
3641 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 325-2233

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Club Escape

Club Escape
1530 E 75th St
Chicago, IL 60619
(773) 599-9372

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Cocktail (Closed Down)

Cocktail (Closed Down)
3359 N Halsted Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 477-1420

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Crew Bar and Grill (Closed Down)

Crew Bar and Grill (Closed Down)
4804 N Broadway St
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 784-2739

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Davenport's Piano Bar Cabaret

Davenport's Piano Bar Cabaret
1383 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60622
(773) 278-1830

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Downtown Bar and Lounge (Closed Down)

Downtown Bar and Lounge (Closed Down)
40 N State St
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 464-1400

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DS Tequila Company

DS Tequila Company
3352 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 697-9127

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E.M. Lounge (Closed Down)

E.M. Lounge (Closed Down)
4247 W Armitage Ave
Chicago, IL 60639
(773) 699.2629

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Elixir Lounge

Elixir Lounge
3452 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 975-9244

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Escapades (Closed Down)

Escapades (Closed Down)
6301 S Harlem Ave
Chicago, IL 60638
(773) 229-0886

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Estelle's

Estelle's
2013 W North Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
(773) 782-0450

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Farraguts on Clark

Farraguts on Clark
5240 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 728-4903

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Funky Buddha  (Closed Down)

Funky Buddha (Closed Down)
728 W Grand Ave
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 666-1695

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Granville Anvil

Granville Anvil
1137 W Granville Ave
Chicago, IL 60660
(773) 973-0006

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Halsted's (Closed Down)

Halsted's (Closed Down)
3441 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 348-9696

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Hamburger Mary's

Hamburger Mary's
5400 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 784-6969

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Hydrate

Hydrate
3458 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 975-9244

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Innexile

Innexile
5758 W 65th St
Chicago, IL 60638
(773) 582-3510

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Jackhammer

Jackhammer
6406 N. Clark St
Chicago, IL 60626
(773) 743-5772

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Jeffery Pub

Jeffery Pub
7041 S. Jeffery Blvd
Chicago, IL 60649
(773) 363-8555

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Joie De Vine

Joie De Vine
1744 W Balmoral Ave
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 989-6846

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Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
3700 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 525-1111

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La Cueva

La Cueva
4153 W 26th St
Chicago, IL 60623
(773) 522-4511

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Little Jim's

Little Jim's
3501 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 871-6116

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Lucky Horseshoe Lounge

Lucky Horseshoe Lounge
3169 N. Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 404-3169

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M7 Lounge (Closed Down)

M7 Lounge (Closed Down)
3641 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 325-2233

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Man's Country (Closed Down)

Man's Country (Closed Down)
5017 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 878-2069

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Manhandler

Manhandler
1948 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 871-3339

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Marty's Martini Bar

Marty's Martini Bar
1511 W Balmoral Ave
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 454-0161

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Mary's Attic

Mary's Attic
5400 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 784-6969

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Minibar (Closed Down)

Minibar (Closed Down)
3341 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 871-6227

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North End

North End
3733 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 477-7999

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Parlour on Clark (Closed Down)

Parlour on Clark (Closed Down)
6341 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60660
(773) 564-9274

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Progress Bar

Progress Bar
3359 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 697-9268

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R Public House

R Public House
1508 W Jarvis Ave
Chicago, IL 60626
(872) 208-7916

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Ram Bookstore

Ram Bookstore
3511 1/2 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 525-9528

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Replay Beer & Bourbon

Replay Beer & Bourbon
3439 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 975-9244

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Roscoe's

Roscoe's
3356 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 281-3355

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Scarlet Bar

Scarlet Bar
3320 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 348-1053

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Scot's (Closed Down)

Scot's (Closed Down)
1829 W Montrose Ave
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 528-3253

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Second Story Bar

Second Story Bar
157 E Ohio St
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 923-9536

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Shakers On Clark (Formerly 3160)

Shakers On Clark (Formerly 3160)
3160 N Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 327-5969

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Sidetrack

Sidetrack
3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 477-9189

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Sound Bar

Sound Bar
226 W Ontario St
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 787-4480

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Spyners Pub

Spyners Pub
4623 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
(773) 784-8719

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Steamworks

Steamworks
3246 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 929-6080

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Taverna 750 (Closed Down)

Taverna 750 (Closed Down)
750 W Cornelia Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 904-7466

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The Call

The Call
5539 N Broadway St
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 334-2525

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The Closet

The Closet
3325 N Broadway St
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 477-8533

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The Den Cocktail Bar (Closed Down)

The Den Cocktail Bar (Closed Down)
800 W Belmont Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 327-7711

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The Glenwood

The Glenwood
6962 N Glenwood Ave
Chicago, IL 60626
(773) 764-7363

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The SoFo Tap

The SoFo Tap
4923 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 784-7636

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Touche

Touche
6412 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60626
(773) 465-7400

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Wang's

Wang's
3317 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 296-6800

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Wilde Bar and Restaurant

Wilde Bar and Restaurant
3130 N Broadway
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 244-0404

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Appleton Bars

Rascal's Bar & Grille

Rascal's Bar & Grille
702 E Wisconsin Ave
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 954-9262

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Berwyn Bars

Antronio's (Closed Down)

Antronio's (Closed Down)
6319 W. Roosevelt Rd
Berwyn, IL 60304
(708) 317-4242

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Blue Island Bars

Club Krave

Club Krave
131 S Western Ave
Blue Island, IL 60406
(708) 597-8379

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Calumet City Bars

John L's Place (Closed Down)

John L's Place (Closed Down)
335 154th Place
Calumet City, IL 60409
(708) 862-2386

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Elk Grove Village Bars

Phoenix Bar   (Hunter's)

Phoenix Bar (Hunter's)
1932 E Higgins Rd
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
(847) 258-3087

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Forest Park Bars

Hideaway (Closed Down)

Hideaway (Closed Down)
7301 W Roosevelt Rd
Forest Park, IL 60130
(708) 771-4459

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Forest View Bars

Forest View Lounge (Closed Down)

Forest View Lounge (Closed Down)
4519 S Harlem Ave
Forest View, IL 60402
(708) 484-3067

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Green Bay Bars

Brandy's II (Closed Down)

Brandy's II (Closed Down)
1126 Main St
Green Bay, WI 54301
(920) 437-3917

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Hammond Bars

Dick's R U Crazee

Dick's R U Crazee
1221 E 150th St
Hammond, IN 46327
(219) 852-0222

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Joliet Bars

Maneuvers

Maneuvers
118 E Jefferson St
Joliet, IL 60432
(815) 727-7069

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Madison Bars

The Shamrock (Closed Down)

The Shamrock (Closed Down)
117 W Main St
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 255-5029

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Milwaukee Bars

Triangle Bar (Closed Down)

Triangle Bar (Closed Down)
135 E National Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53204
(414) 383-9412

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Oak Park Bars

Velvet Rope  (Closed Down)

Velvet Rope (Closed Down)
728 W Lake St
Oak Park, IL 60301
(708) 358-8840

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Ottawa Bars

Zeller Inn

Zeller Inn
615 Columbus St
Ottawa, IL 61350
(815) 431-9550

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Rock Island Bars

The Body Shop (Closed Down)

The Body Shop (Closed Down)
325 20th St
Rock Island, IL 61201
(309) 786-2662

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Rockford Bars

Office Niteclub

Office Niteclub
513 E State St
Rockford, IL 61104
(815) 965-0344

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Someplace Else II (Oh Zone)

Someplace Else II (Oh Zone)
1014 Charles St
Rockford, IL 61104
(815) 964-9663

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Southbend Bars

Seahorse II Cabaret

Seahorse II Cabaret
1902 W Western Ave
Southbend, IN 46619
(219) 237-9139

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Springfield Bars

Jimmez & Co.

Jimmez & Co.
2143 N. 11th St.
Springfield, IL 62703
(217) 525-6717

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Scandals

Scandals
126 E Jefferson St
Springfield, IL 62701
(217) 523-4500

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Smokey's Den (Closed Down)

Smokey's Den (Closed Down)
411 E. Washington
Springfield, IL 62703
(217) 522-0301

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The Station House

The Station House
306 E Washington
Springfield, IL 62703
(217) 525-0438

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