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

Club EscapeClub Escape
$10 pitcher specials

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

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

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

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

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

ManeuversManeuvers
$1.50 Bottles $6 Buckets $3 Bombs

Spyners PubSpyners Pub
$2 PBR

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.

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

Estelle'sEstelle's
$5 2 Chi-Style Dogs With Fries $4 Absolut Cocktails $4 Featured Drafts

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

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

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

The CallThe Call
$5.50 Absolut Cocktails

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

SidetrackSidetrack
Open 3pm POP ROCKS 9pm-2am Dance to Pop & Slay to Drag. Get on stage to win fun prizes!

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

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

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

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

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

Lucky Horseshoe LoungeLucky Horseshoe Lounge
Boystown's only Industry Night

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

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

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

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

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

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

BerlinBerlin
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

The SoFo TapThe SoFo Tap
$1 Jello Shots

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


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  TODAYS GAY & LESBIAN EVENTS

Thursday May 23rd

Chicago House Music Conference and Fest
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Chicago House Music Conference will offer free industry workshops and panel talks at the Chicago Culture Center on May 23 followed by the festival in Millennium Park on May 24 and 25

The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events is pleased to announce the schedule for the Chicago House Music Conference and Festival, Thursday, May 23-Saturday, May 25. The House Music Conference on Thursday, May 23, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Chicago Cultural Center (78 E. Washington) will feature workshops and panel discussions for DJs, musicians and industry professionals. The festival on Friday, May 24, and Saturday, May 25, in Millennium Park (201 E. Randolph St.) will feature a family area and multiple stages of national and local DJs along with performers, including Jay Pritzker Pavilion headliners: Reel People, Gene Hunt, Tony Humphries, First Lady, Mark Grusane and more.

Admission to the conference and festival is free. For complete details, visit ChicagoHouseMusicFestival.us.

As the birthplace of house music, gospel music, urban blues and other beloved genres, Chicago invites music lovers from around the world to celebrate the its music legacy at three consecutive weekend festivals - the Chicago House Conference and Music Festival (May 23-May 25), the Chicago Gospel Music Festival (May 31 and June 1) and the Chicago Blues Festival (June 7-9) - on stage in Millennium Park, at the Chicago Cultural Center as well as in music venues and clubs throughout the city.

Thursday, May 23-Chicago House Music Conference The House Music Conference at the Chicago Cultural Center from 6-9 p.m. will include panel discussions on topics related to branding, culture, artistry and the business of house music throughout the building in Preston Bradley Hall (3rd Floor South), Millennium Park Room (5th Floor South) and the Washington Room (5th Floor South).

The evening's keynote panel at 6:30pm in Preston Bradley Hall is Anatomy of A Groove: House In Borrowed Space, discussing what goes into making space for the house music community and creating successful events. Moderated by DJ Duane Powell, panelists include Robert Williams, the founder, father and former owner of legendary clubs that include The Warehouse and Music Box; Eric Williams with the Silver Room; curator Rae Chardonnay, co-owner of Party Noire; and legendary promoters Ronda Flowers and Koko of RFK Promotions.

Additional conference highlights include the panel More than a Woman: Moving Beyond the Boundaries, discussing gender stereotypes in the music industry and how to set new standards, and Jeff Craven, founder of Large Music, speaking on Distributing and Licensing House Music in the Digital Age.

The Chicago House Music Conference is free and does not require advance registration.

Event Website

Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.

Chicago Culture Center, 78 E. Washington
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