Friday, December 26, 2014

~New Years Eve in Chicago~


Head over to the New Year's Beach Party at the Whistler. There will be dancing, DJs, a live surf rock band, food, and an open bar. It's located in nearby Logan Square, starts at 9pm, and costs $99 (which includes tax and tip).
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Fish Bar is one of Chicago's favorite seafood bars, and this year they are hosting a New Year's Taco Cocktail Party. The all-you-can-eat menu includes upscale passed bites, cocktails, draft beer, and sparkling wine. Located at 2956 N. Sheffield, the party starts at 10pm, and costs $80.

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To start the New year off with a real explosion, head to the Voyager 2015 party. The entire venue will be transformed into an otherworldly planet with glowing ice, jellyfish, strange creatures, and a time warp portal. Included in admission is food, drinks, and talented music performers. It's located at the Chop Shop, and doors open at 9pm.
Watch a promo video --> Here
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Sunday, December 14, 2014

Chicago: A Comedy Town

The Second City is a top-notch place that puts sketch and improvised comedy on the map. 
$20-$30
1616 N. Wells St.
Chicago, IL

IO Cabaret is an improv house that was founded in 1981. It has changed the face of improvisational comedy.
$5-$15
1501 N. Kingsbury St.
Chicago, IL

The Laugh Factory offers lineups of local comics a few times a week, with an occasional touring headliner.
3175 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL

The Public House Theater has a boozy sketch show right now called "Bye Bye Liver", and it is filled with hilarious sketches, and interactive games surrounding the topic of alcohol.
Friday- Saturday, $20
3914 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Skating Outside In Chicago
Nearby Parson's Chicken & Fish wants you to eat chicken while you skate! They now have a skating rink that is big enough for up to 30 skaters, and it is located right behind the restaurant. The rink also offers hot and cold beverages for young and old patrons alike. 
Friday-Sunday
$5, and skate rental available as well
2952 W. Armitage Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
Located right next to the famous Chicago "Bean", Millenium Park's Ice rink is free, and open to the public. It is open every day, and even offers some free skating lessons on the weekends. Snacks and hot drinks are available at the Park Grill Cafe next door
Skate rental is $12
201 E. Randolph St
Chicago, IL 60601