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Windy City Times 2017-10-18
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The ClosetThe Closet
$5 Jameson and Bomb Shots $3.50 Pints of Miller Lite $3.50 Shock Tops

E.M. LoungeE.M. Lounge
4PLAY Fridays - New LESBIAN Hot spot!

Circuit 5.0Circuit 5.0
URBANO Hip Hop for All - Sexy Go Go Dancers - $8 Long Island $8 Blue M.F.

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

Lucky Horseshoe LoungeLucky Horseshoe Lounge
Chicago's biggest & best line-up of male dancers-start at 4PM

The GlenwoodThe Glenwood
$5 Altos margaritas

$15 Absolut Pink Lemonade Pitchers $15 Absolut Blue Hawaiian Pitchers $5 Bacardi Bombs

Mary's AtticMary's Attic
$5 Mary Punch, $2 House Shots

R Public HouseR Public House
Fish Fry Friday

Bobby Love'sBobby Love's
Karaoke Night $6 Absolute Vodka Cocktails

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

Dick's R U CrazeeDick's R U Crazee
Margarita Fridays $2.50

Scarlet BarScarlet Bar
A Current Affair - Weekly Theme Party Monthly Dance off Pants off Party DJ Dolo $5 Well Cocktails

Bi-Polar Friday * Male Dancers @10:30pm * DJ Eric Hall * $5 Fireballs

FINALLY FRIDAY Raffle at 8pm

Free Dance Lessons with Kyle 9PM Men of Charlies Contest, the First Friday of Each Month at 10PM.

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper ClubKit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
$30 three course prix-fixe menu - Includes a martini, salad and entree

Big ChicksBig Chicks
$3 pints of Miller Lite - $4 pints of Blue Moon

Spyners PubSpyners Pub
$3.50 Stella Artois

$3.50 well drinks and Miller Lite drafts

Shakers On Clark (Formerly 3160)Shakers On Clark (Formerly 3160)
Half Price Martinis

Hamburger Mary'sHamburger Mary's
Fruity Friday - $5 Pints of Mary's yummy "FRUIT PUNCH" cocktail!

Center on HalstedCenter on Halsted
Man Cave - Masculine identified Trans 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

DS Tequila CompanyDS Tequila Company
Fiesta Fridays: 1/2 off Appetizers 4pm-7pm $10 Fiesta Bowls all night

Broadway Youth CenterBroadway Youth Center
6PM-9PM: Friday Drop In, A safe space for youth, includes education and support groups, anonymous HIV testing and medical care.

T.G.I.F. Show Tunes 5-9pm - For singing out loud Sidetrack Favorites 9pm-2am

Club EscapeClub Escape
Fridays After Work Set TGIF

Crew Bar and GrllCrew Bar and Grll
Goose Island 312 Urban Wheat/Seasonal pints $4.25 PBR cans $2.00 Ketel Oranje Skinny Lemonade $4.50


Club KraveClub Krave
Don't be afraid to Look $5 Long Island $12 domestic buckets $16 import buckets

Progress BarProgress Bar
No Cover and a great eclectic mix of people

"COSMIX" w/DJ Greg Haus til 4am. Electronica/Indie Alternative dance music and video $3 Berlin Bombs (now with Absolut), $5 Tropical Sex pints, $4 Honey flavored whiskey (Jack/Jim), $4 Corona, $5 Malibu, $6 Absolut

Phoenix Bar   (Hunter's) Phoenix Bar (Hunter's)
$5 Fireball Shots $4 3 Olives any flavor

The SoFo TapThe SoFo Tap
Free Food 3:30pm - 7pm

The CallThe Call
$5 Skyy Cocktails, $4.50 Stella Bottles & $2 DeKuyper Shots


Friday Oct 20th, 2017

Weekly Tai Chi Classes
8:45am - 9:45am
Classes are small, and the cost per student depends on the number of students who enroll. Contact Francesca (312-823- 9045) or Lynn ( with questions or to sign up.
Women & Children First Bookstore  5233 N Clark St Chicago
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Mr. Gay Syria
A beauty pageant like no other: In the Turkish city of Istanbul, Syrian refugees vie for the title "Mr. Gay Syria." The winner will travel to Malta to compete in the Mr. Gay World contest-one of countless efforts on the part of Berlin-based competition organizer Mahmoud Hassino to raise awareness about the plight of LGBTQ refugees.
AMC River East 21, 322 E. Illinois St., Chicago
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LGBTQ Artists' Gallery Opening
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Jess T. Dugan: Photography. Catherine Forester: Drawings and video. Reception with cash bar. Suggested donation $5.
Center on Halsted  3656 N Halsted Chicago
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Reclaiming Your Sexuality and Preventing Sexual Violence: A Sex Kiki
6:00pm - 8:00pm
A benefit for Center on Halsted. With Coriama Couture. Popup dialogue about lived experiences of sexuality, sentiments of beauty, and self-exploration of femininity and its fluidity. Mingle and purchase tickets for a drawing of items from Early2Bed, Howard Brown Health Center, and in.Power*. Bar open for those 21+. RSVP to website, below.
Center on Halsted  3656 N Halsted Chicago
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Queer Genre Fiction Book Group
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Romancing the Inventor: A Supernatural Society Novella by Gail Carriger. Parking available. Free event.
Gerber Hart Library and Archives  6500 N Clark St Chicago
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Spectrum Monthly Peer-Led Support Group
7:00pm - 9:00pm
For those who identify as masculine of center on the gender spectrum. Centers the experiences of LGBTQ masculine people of color and discusses issues related to this community. Meets the third Friday of the month. Questions to Gee at or Imani at
Affinity Community Services  2850 S. Wabash Ave. #108 Chicago
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The Amazing Acro-Cats
REAL house cats walk a tightrope, balance and roll on a ball across the floor, ride a skateboard and perform in a band. Alley the cat is a Guiness world record holder.
Vittum Theater 1012 N. Noble St. Chicago
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Fun Home
Hailed as one of Broadway's most original musicals and winner of five Tony Awards, Fun Home is inspired by Alison Bechdel's best-selling graphic memoir. Through Nov. 14. $15-$54
Victory Gardens Theater  2433 N Lincoln Ave Chicago
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Author Conversation: Jeannie Vanasco with Daniel Raeburn
Vanasco and Raeburn will be discussing Vanasco's highly anticipated memoir, The Glass Eye. The night before her father dies, eighteen-year-old Jeannie Vanasco promises she will write a book for him. But this isn't the book she imagined.
Women & Children First Bookstore  5233 N Clark St Chicago
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Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood
A world premiere adaptation of Atwood's acclaimed novel, a look at one of Canada's most notorious murderers. In 1843, 16-year-old Grace Marks was accused of brutally murdering her employer and his housekeeper. Alias Grace is a fascinating study of memory, culpability, and the shadowy spaces within the human mind. Extended through Nov. 4
Rivendell Theatre  5779 North Ridge Chicago
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