Upcoming Events near Chicago, IL

19

Thu

Ballast Point Beer Dinner

O'Shaughnessy's Public House

October 19, 6:30p.m. - 9:30p.m.

Join us at O'Shaughnessy's Public House on October 19th for a delicious, one-of-a-kind 4-course meal, each carefully paired with a Ballast Point beer! ONLY $29.50 per person! Space is limited, so call and reserve your spot soon. (773) 944-9896.

19

Thu

Tighthead Brewing Company Free Beer Sampling

The Village Inn Pizzeria Sports Bar and Grill

October 19, 7:00p.m. - 9:00p.m.

Free Beer Sampling with Tighthead Brewing Company! Come try out their latest beers!

20

Fri

Horror Movie and Beer Pairing for Roo (Boo!)

Kuma's Corner

October 20, 7:00p.m. - 11:00p.m.

We are super excited to partner with the Kuma’s Corner family as their featured charity for October and November! Join us on Friday, October 20 from 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. at Kuma's Corner for a horror movie and beer pairing! Kuma's Corner will be showing A Man's Best Friend at 7:00 p.m. and Cujo at 9:00 p.m. AND donating $1 from a special beer draft (beer pairing TBA) and a $1 from each original Kuma burger to Live LIke Roo! Can't make it for the movies? Come in during the day, Kuma's is generously donating to us all day!

20

Fri

Kai Andersen & The Pickups at The Vine

The Vine - Martini & Wine Bar

October 20, 8:30p.m. - 11:30p.m.

Kai Andersen & The Pickups invade the Vine once again with their blend of American Rock, Indie, Folk and just a hint of old-school Country music

20

Fri

Catfish and the Dogstars at Q-Bar

Q Bar Darien

October 20, 9:00p.m. - 12:00a.m.

Catfish and the Dogstars return to Q-Bar having just released our debut album, "The Shell". More Details coming Soon! "Rock'N'Roll. Outside the Box"

21

Sat

Dos XX College Football Saturday

Tilted Kilt Skokie

October 21, 6:30p.m. - 9:00p.m.

TK Skokie, Dos XX and The Score 670AM are proud to sponsor College Football Saturday. We will be giving out free samples of Dos XX as well as T-shirts and 1 lucky guest will win a 42" HDTV

21

Sat

ACDC & UFO Tributes at Q Bar Darien IL!

Q Bar Darien

October 21, 8:00p.m. - 12:30a.m.

ACDC & UFO tributes TNT-Chicago and Lights Out Chicago bring the classic rock experience to Q Bar in Darien IL! Lights Out kicks things off at 8:30 pm and TNT hits the stage after 10 pm!

21

Sat

Teenage Mutant 90s Turtles

Duke's Alehouse and Kitchen

October 21, 9:00p.m. - 2:00a.m.

Come and see local favorites, Teenage Mutant 90s Turtles this Saturday at Dukes!

21

Sat

Sweet Diezel Jenkins At Q-Bar

Q Bar Glendale Heights

October 21, 9:00p.m. - 12:00a.m.

Ok peeps , this is going to be one funky night. Loads of 90's - todays hits all mashed up ! https://youtu.be/DAPMycKis2M

22

Sun

Walk Walton, a PopUp Science Fundraiser

Lassen's Sports Bar & Grill

October 22, 10:30a.m. - 3:00p.m.

2nd Annual WALK WALTON A #PopUpSCIENCE Fundraiser #CelebratetheScienceoftheSeason! October 22nd, 2017 Homewood Izaak Walton Preserve 1100 W Ridge Road | Homewood, IL | 60340 Rain or Shine! Proceeds from #WALKWALTON2017 go toward supporting and expanding Homewood Science Center PopUp SCIENCE programming. THE WALK: 10:30AM- 12PM Sponsored by Wintrust First 75 adult walkers get a FREE Homewood Science Center baseball hat! Stroll Izaak Walton Preserve’s signature 3.6 mile loop with the chance to talk with leading experts about the flora and fauna of our area. In partnership with experts from: The University of Chicago, Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, The Field Museum, and Shedd Aquarium! Upon return, stretch out with group fitness instructors from H-F Racquet & Fitness Club! THE FEST: 12PM-3PM Sponsored by Lassen's Tap In partnership with: Izaak Walton Preserve, TALK (the Theatre & Arts Leadership Kouncil), FTC Tech Ninja Team #9929, Village of Homewood, Illinois, and Irons Oaks Environmental Learning Center Your admission to THE FEST includes live music by The Resonators, campfires, roasted marshmallows, and a double dose of PopUp SCIENCE! “Spooky Science” A #Halloween-themed take on science with a hands-on #MadScientist station and a look at gross anatomy. “Autumn Ecology” Learn all about bugs, bees, and birds with the help of our friends from Irons Oaks! Visit with the live raptors from Northern Illinois Raptor Rehab & Education and experience their beautiful birds face to face. Additional fun at THE FEST: Homewood Science Center merch tent with T-shirts for sale! Robotics demonstrations by HF Robotics #Cocktails and #beer by Lassen’s Tap #Facepainting by TALK #FoodTrucks 50/50 Raffle #CornRoast Come hungry and bring cash! Have lunch at one of our food trucks or tents! El Lienzo Charro Authentic Mexican Restaurant and Wiley's Grill will be on site and Homewood Izaak Walton Preserve's corn roast is the perfect afternoon snack. TICKETS ONLINE TODAY! www.homewoodsciencecenter.org Pre-Sale Adult Admission: WALK & FEST $30 FEST ONLY $25 Child Admission: WALK & FEST $5 | Kids walk for free! Because of the distance, we recommend THE WALK for children who are 10 and up. FEST ONLY $5 Children under 3 years old are free and do not require registration! Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. New for 2017! Perfect for troops from Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana or Boy Scouts of America, we are featuring Group & Troop Rates! GROUP RATE #1 $125 Includes admission to THE WALK and THE FEST. Includes 5 adults and 10 children. Designated check-in area. GROUP RATE #2 $225 Includes admission to THE WALK and THE FEST. Includes 10 adults and 20 children. Designated check-in area. Please plan ahead! The last day to purchase Group and Troop packages is Tuesday October 17th. The last day to purchase tickets at our pre-sale price is Tuesday October 17th. After October 17th, adult ticket prices will go up! Online ticket sales will close Friday October 20th at 5pm. Tickets will be available at the door for cash or credit. 50/50 Raffle Tickets Purchase a 50/50 raffle ticket starting October 1st! Check back soon for a list of dates and times for ticket sales. Proceeds from WALK WALTON go toward supporting Homewood Science Center's PopUp SCIENCE programming. Since May 2016, roughly 6000 people have participated at our free PopUp SCIENCE all ages events! Let's keep the momentum going and celebrate the science of the season. #STEAM in the #SouthSuburbs of #Chicago #Family #Fun #FallFestival #scienceoftheseason #HomeSTEAMHomewood #HomeSWEETHomewood Who needs a #PumpkinPatch when you have #SpookyScience?! Promotional video produced by Homewood Science Center Music by bensound.com

23

Mon

Day ot the Dead, SIP & Paint, Riverside Pizza and Pub S. Elgin

Riverside Pizza Pub - S. Elgin

October 23, 7:00p.m. - 10:00p.m.

Get $25 tickets by using coupon code SIP17 at checkout!!! ($45 value!!) Join us for a unique twist on your typical paint party experience! Enjoy a lively performance that brings humor and audience interaction to detailed art instruction that is sure to get your creative ideas flowing. Drink, paint and laugh with artist Cliff Harman at "Day of the Dead” SIP paint party at Riverside Pizza & Pub in South Elgin on October 23 from 7-10pm. Please arrive 30 minutes early to enjoy a appetizer and an ice cold beer or two! *All food and beverages sold separately*

23

Mon

Indian Summer - The Vine

The Vine - Martini & Wine Bar

October 23, 7:00p.m. - 9:00p.m.

Soft muted tones help capture the feeling of memories with our "Indian Summer". -Step by step instruction -Great food and wine -A whole lot of fun -Did I say wine yet?

26

Thu

Lakefront Brewery Free Beer Sampling

The Village Inn Pizzeria Sports Bar and Grill

October 26, 7:00p.m. - 9:00p.m.

FREE Beer Sampling with Lakefront Brewery! Come try out their latest beers!

27

Fri

Wedding Banned at Q Bar

Q Bar Darien

October 27, 9:30p.m. - 1:30a.m.

We bring the Wedding to Q Bar, our first time in Darien

28

Sat

Tilted Kilt Naughty or Nice Halloween Party / Angels and Devils

Tilted Kilt Skokie

October 28, 7:00p.m. - 1:00a.m.

IT IS A HALLOWEEN PARTY THAT ONLY TILTED KILT CAN THROW...ANGELS AND DEVILS !!! WHO IS NAUGHTY AND WHO IS NICE? COME IN AND FIND OUT. FEATURING LIVE MUSIC BY "NORTHSIDE" W/ SPECIAL GUEST JOHNNY MILLER. THE FUN STARTS AT 7 PM AND GOES TILL CLOSE. NO COVER IF IN ANY COSTUME $5 W/O COSTUME

28

Sat

Whiskey Romance at Q Bar Plano

Q Bar Plano

October 28, 9:30p.m. - 12:30a.m.

28

Sat

Emo Halloween Bash with Loudernow at Q Bar Glendale Heights

Q Bar Glendale Heights

October 28, 10:00p.m. - 1:00a.m.

Celebrate Halloween at Q Bar Glendale Heights for an EMO HALLOWEEN BASH w/LOUDERNOW! Costume Contest with CASH PRIZES!! Come see Loudernow perform all your favorite hits from the MYSPACE ERA! Sing along to all your favorites from Taking Back Sunday, Panic! At the Disco, Fall Out Boy, MCR, Paramore, and a TON more!! http://www.loudernowband.com/ #TellAllYourFriends #Loudernow #EmoNight

29

Sun

Kids Fruits and Veggies to the Rescue

Duke's Alehouse and Kitchen

October 29, 12:00p.m. - 1:00p.m.

Duke's is hosting "Fruits & Veggies to the Rescue!," a fun, interactive, innovative, and FREE program created and taught by one of our own - Crystal Lake mom Nina Vanderwiel. The program taps into kid's imaginations and love of superheroes to inspire them to love - and eat! - their fruits & veggies. Parents can enjoy lunch while their kids (ages 4-9) have a blast exploring new fruits & veggies through fun activities and fresh adventures. Fresh fruits & veggies included. Space is limited and an online reservation is required.

29

Sun

A Night of Music QBar Darien

Q Bar Darien

October 29, 4:30p.m. - 10:30p.m.

Come check out local talent from right here in Chicagoland. For an event filled with acts you won't want to miss, look no further than this early Sunday show at QBar Darien. Tickets $10 Online / $15 @ Door Featuring: Cosmic Drift Spacey psychedelic groovy jams. www.cosmicdriftband.bandcamp.com The Radiomen We are a raw Rock n' Roll band from Chicago, IL. Soaring above most other Rock bands in Chicago, their energetic sound and attitudes bring to life a new era of the genre. www.radiomenmusic.com Rebel Soul Revival (Blues, Southern, Rock & Roll) Rebel Soul Revival navigates through classic rock waters, picking up elements of funk and jam rock along the way. www.rebelsoulrevival.com Catholic School Suicide (Duo Acoustic Punk) Joliet emo kid just making some angsty jams www.catholicschoolsuicide666.bandcamp.com The Red Line We're a group of guys from Chicago who play some original indie rock. www.facebook.com/TheRedLineBand Donny Loves Bowling Progressive Rock band from Chicago suburbs www.facebook.com/donnylovesbowling

29

Sun

Freaky Halloween Party!

Jimmy's Restaurant

October 29, 7:00p.m.

We are happy to announce our Freaky Halloween Party! Sun, Oct 29th. No cover, come see all of our dancers in their sexy Halloween costumes! Bucket specials all night!

4

Sat

90s DANCE PARTY at Q Bar | Glendale Heights

Q Bar Glendale Heights

November 4, 9:00p.m. - 1:00a.m.

Fool House is bringing the '90s to Glendale Heights! Make sure you wear your best track suits and fanny packs! We'll be playing all of the bangerzzzz from NSYNC, Blink 182, Britney Spears, all the way to Ricky Martin ;) Hope you're ready to party!!! www.FoolHouseBand.com

4

Sat

Ufc 217

Tilted Kilt Skokie

November 4, 11:00p.m. - 1:00a.m.

GSP Bisping The champ is here

5

Sun

Chili Cookoff

Tilted Kilt Skokie

November 5, 12:00p.m. - 4:00p.m.

8

Wed

Dwarfanators in Skokie, IL at Tilted Kilt Skokie!

Tilted Kilt Skokie

November 8, 8:00p.m. - 10:00p.m.

Doors open 6:30 General admission $20 General Admission Door $25 VIP Seating $35 Call for tickets 847-673-7070

16

Thu

Rockin’ and Rooin’ at Kuma’s Corner West Loop

Kuma's West Loop

November 16, 6:00p.m. - 9:00p.m.

We are super excited to partner with the Kuma’s Corner family as their featured charity for October and November! Join us on Thursday, November 16 from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at Kuma's Corner West Loop for a rockin’ night with a special “Roo Burger”, raffles, swag, and Temperance beer! Raffle tickets will be available ALL day, so if you can’t make it in the evening, drop in for lunch or a drink any time during the day. Bring in a dog toy or treats for a Live Like Roo care package we’ll get you started with a raffle ticket. More details coming soon so SAVE THE DATE! **Kuma’s Corner West Loop is donating a $1 from every Temperance Beer Co. draft sold in October and November to Live Like Roo so don’t forget to stop in for a draft, early and often!**

17

Fri

Dead Ending Album Release Listening Party

Kuma's Corner

November 17, 7:00p.m. - 12:00a.m.

Join us on Friday, November 17th at the original Kuma's Corner for the album release party for Dead Ending's new album, "Shoot The Messenger"! The jams will begin sharply at 7pm and we'll continue to play the album at the top of every hour after that. Chicago-based, Dead Ending is a no-frills 80's influenced hardcore band featuring members of Articles of Faith, Alkaline Trio, All Eyes West, and Ensign. The limited time Dead Ending burger will debut and we'll have some cool giveaways courtesy of Alternative Tentacles Records! DEAD ENDING: choice of protein, "Bloody Mary" Tomato-Vodka Sauce, Applewood Smoked Bacon, Blue Cheese Crumbles, Green Olive-Sweet Pickle Relish, Parmesan Crisp, Fresh Dill

17

Fri

Hello Weekend at Qbar in Darien

Q Bar Darien

November 17, 9:30p.m.

Hello Weekend to play Q Bar in Darien for the first time!! Friday, November 17th!!

8

Fri

Ultimate 90s Party at QBar Darien!

Q Bar Darien

December 8, 9:30p.m. - 12:30a.m.

Chicago's Ultimate 90s Party Band Website: www.runforrestrunband.com Follow us on Instagram, and Snapchat at @rfr90sband and use the hashtag #rfr90sband in your photos :) For more info- www.RunForrestRunBand.com

9

Sat

Chicago Trivia Guys Championships

Tilted Kilt Skokie

December 9, 1:00p.m. - 4:00p.m.

9

Sat

Hip Hop Live at Q Bar | Darien

Q Bar Darien

December 9, 9:00p.m. - 1:00a.m.

Hip Hop Live is coming to Darien! Paying tribute to the best hip hop from artists such as Notorious BIG, Jay Z, Kanye West, TLC, Drake & more! www.HipHopLiveChicago.com

8

Mon

Surly Brewing Beer Dinner

The Vine - Martini & Wine Bar

January 8, 6:30p.m. - 9:30p.m.

Join us as we collaborate with Surly Brewing Co. for a Winter Beer Dinner. We will be featuring 5 amazing Surly Beers paired up with 5 courses brought to you by Chef Amy Terry. Each guest will receive a Surly Glass to take home. Menu coming soon!