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Windy City Times 2018-07-18
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M7 Lounge (Rehab)M7 Lounge (Rehab)
"Tacos y Tacones" @8PM Hosted by Gisselle Couture plus GoGo dancers @11PM

THIRSTY THURSDAY $2 Wells & Pints - all other drinks $3

$4.50 drafts


Club KraveClub Krave
Let it Out $2.50 Domestic Bottles $4 you-call-it top shelf $10 wine bottles

$5 2 Chi-Style Dogs With Fries $4 Absolut Cocktails $4 Featured Drafts

Mary's AtticMary's Attic
$3.50 pints of all Mary's home brew drafts

E.M. LoungeE.M. Lounge
Irresistible Thursdays

Center on HalstedCenter on Halsted
Queer Tango - Level 1 & 2 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Big ChicksBig Chicks
Bear Den: Weekly bear night, 9pm-2am $3 Miller Lite pints, $4 Blue Moon and other brews, $5 Jack Daniels cocktails

Circuit 5.0Circuit 5.0
La Noche Loca $4 Corona $4 Victoria

$3 top shelf drinks and beer, 80s flashback night

The GlenwoodThe Glenwood
Q&A Trivia at 8:30pm with KWizmaster Kirk Tullamore Dew whiskey specials

$1.50 Bottles $6 Buckets $3 Bombs

Hamburger Mary'sHamburger Mary's
Thursty Thursdays - $1 off pints of all Mary's home brew pints.. all day!

Davenport's Piano Bar CabaretDavenport's Piano Bar Cabaret
Thursday trio with $2.50 Miller Lites

The CallThe Call
$5.50 Absolut Cocktails

$12 Absolut Long Island Pitchers $12 Jack Daniel's Honey Lynchburg Lemonade Pitchers $5 Jack Daniel's Honey Shots $2.50 Miller Lite Drafts

Progress BarProgress Bar
Carnal Carnival- Enjoy our unique and sexy games set up all over the bar and some of the hottest eye candy around.

Stardust: Featuring rotating special programs with live acts, DJs, hosts, & guests every week. Hosted By: Scott Cramer & Kater Jayne 1st Thu.: LQQKS. Featuring special LQQKS, and performances, with Resident DJ [X]P & guest host Lucy Stoole. $3 Berlin B

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper ClubKit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
Half priced martinis and $5 mojitos

Crew Bar and GrllCrew Bar and Grll
Bottomless Chips n' Salsa $2.50 All draft beer $3.50 (except high ABV)

The ClosetThe Closet
Karaoke w/ Karyn 9:30-1:30 - $3.50 Pints of Miller Lite $3.50 Shock Tops

The SoFo TapThe SoFo Tap
$1 Jello Shots

Dick's R U CrazeeDick's R U Crazee
Free Pool

Broadway Youth CenterBroadway Youth Center
6PM-8PM: Positive, a support group for HIV+ youth, ages 16-24.

The WHITE PARTY Minibar's weekly exclusive underground. Reserve your table with a staff member for VIP service and priority seating. Select Bottle Specials each week. $5 Vegas Bombs

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

Shakers On Clark (Formerly 3160)Shakers On Clark (Formerly 3160)
$3 Fireball shots, $2 Miller Lite Bottles

Farraguts on ClarkFarraguts on Clark
$3 well, mixed cocktails, shots

Club EscapeClub Escape
$10 pitcher specials

Phoenix Bar   (Hunter's) Phoenix Bar (Hunter's)
Hot Go-Go Dancers $4 Bacardi $4 Patron

Spyners PubSpyners Pub
$2 PBR

Scarlet BarScarlet Bar
Frat Night DJ LiL Mikey $5 Mini Long Island Iced Tea Pitchers $5 40oz. Miller Lite Bottles $5 24 oz. Corona Bottles

Lucky Horseshoe LoungeLucky Horseshoe Lounge
Boystown's only Industry Night

Guy's Night * Male Dancers @10pm * $5 Bombs and shots

Your favorite Sidetrack Party Videos until 2am Comedy videos the 1st Thursday of the month 8pm-midnight

Bobby Love'sBobby Love's
$3 Domestics $5 Jameson $5 Jagers

DS Tequila CompanyDS Tequila Company
Taco Night: $9.99 / $12.99 All you can Eat Tacos after 5pm



Friday July 27th

Andersonville's annual Summer Sidewalk Sale
9:00am - 9:00pm

The Andersonville Chamber of Commerce (ACC) will host the annual Andersonville Summer Sidewalk Sale July 27-29 from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. daily (hours vary by business). Over 30 participating businesses ranging from 4800 to 5800 N. Clark Street and the adjacent side streets will expand their storefronts to line the sidewalks with summer sales, bargain antiques, one-of-a-kind merchandise, fashion apparel, furniture, books and more. "The Andersonville Summer Sidewalk Sale is a terrific way for shoppers to experience Andersonville, perhaps even for the first time," said ACC's Executive Director Sara Dinges. "What Andersonville offers - a walkable experience of shopping and eating throughout a beautiful urban neighborhood - you can't find that online or through Prime!" " ACC will headquarter during the event outside at the intersection of Summerdale and Clark in front of the U.S Bank (5340 N Clark) on Friday, July 27 from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., and over the weekend (July 28 & 29) from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The first 500 shoppers to check in at the ACC tent on Saturday or Sunday of the sale (July 28 & 29) with a receipt of purchase totaling $30 or more from a participating Sidewalk Sale business during the event dates, will get a free drink ticket. Jerry's (5419 N. Clark), Appellation (5212 N. Clark), Lady Gregory's (5260 N. Clark), and The Coffee Studio (5628 N. Clark) have signed on as redeemable locations. ACC staff will also be on hand at headquarters to answer questions for shoppers and hand out additional maps. ACC will again invite back buskers to perform throughout the district, encouraging shoppers and families to explore all of Clark Street from North to South during the sale. Visitors should also look for sidewalk chalk markers in the shape of ACC's water tower logo to mark participating locations along the route. The sale will welcome the first-time participation of new retail businesses that have opened in the last year: Cowboys and Astronauts, Foyer Shop, and Strange Cargo Tees. Additional first-time event participants include Martha Mae: Art Supplies & Beautiful Things, Lakeshore Dental Studio, MyEyeDr, Thistle Studios, and author David Jay Collins. "Most customers know the Sidewalk Sale is our 'Super Bowl,'" said Richard Price, co-owner of Alamo Shoes. Alamo begins their sidewalk sale a day early, kicking off with back-to-school specials and discounted summer styles on Thursday, July 26. The Andersonville Summer Sidewalk Sale also coincides with Women and Children First's used book sale, July 28-29, with proceeds benefiting the Women's Voices Fund, a program designed to foster the feminist programming and events that take place year round, including children's events designed to encourage the love of novels at a young age. This year's participating businesses include: AKIRA | 5228 N. Clark Alamo Shoes | 5321 N. Clark Andersonville Antiques | 5245 N. Clark Andersonville Galleria | 5247 N. Clark Candyality | 5225 N. Clark Cassona Home Furnishings and Accessories | 5241 N. Clark Chiro One Wellness Center of Andersonville | 5623 N Clark Cowboys and Astronauts | 1478 W. Summerdale Crossroads Trading Co. | 5127 N. Clark David Jay Collins | Location TBD Foursided | 5061 N. Clark Foyer Shop | 1480 W. Berwyn Gus Giordano Dance School | 5230 N. Clark Jameson Loves Danger | 5208 N. Clark Jerry's | 5419 N. Clark Lakeshore Dental Studio | 5505 N. Clark Martha Mae: Art Supplies & Beautiful Things | 5407 N. Clark Mercantile M | 5409 1/2 N. Clark Milk Handmade | 5137 N. Clark Murray & White | 5416 N. Clark MyEyeDr | 5408 N. Clark Orange Shoe Personal Fitness | 5609 N. Clark Robert Jeffery Hair Studio | 5142 N. Clark SCOUT | 5221 N. Clark Strange Cargo Tees | 5216 N. Clark Swedish American Museum | 5211 N. Clark Thistle Studios | 5549 N. Clark Toys et Cetera | 5311 N. Clark Transistor | 5224 N. Clark Transit Tees | 5226 N. Clark Women & Children First | 5233 N. Clark The Wooden Spoon | 5047 N. Clark Additional information on sales and merchandise to be featured during this year's Andersonville Summer Sidewalk sale will continue to be updated on the event's website at A full map of participating locations can be viewed here. The Andersonville Chamber of Commerce fosters a vibrant environment in which Andersonville businesses can thrive by attracting a diverse customer base; providing business support services and advocacy; and engaging in business attraction, long-range planning, and economic development.

Event Website

Various locations

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