Chicago Events

Events and Parties in Chicago

If you have come to this page, we assume it is in pursuit of the most awesome events in Chicago. Well, you're in luck! We have scoured the internet for all of the hottest happenings coming up in the Windy City and put them all here. All of the events below are ranked by popularity, so you can rest assured that you're not missing out on any of the most important parties in town. Whether you're looking for a night filled with heart pounding EDM music, an event that serves dinner, or the variety of a club crawl, you're sure to find exactly what you're looking for somewhere in this nightlife guide.

Sometimes it's hard to get started when faced with the full list of all of the events coming up in Chicago. Go ahead and use the search tools on the left side of the page to narrow your results to more closely match what you have in mind. If you have a specific night in mind already choose it from the calendar and you will only be shown events happening on that date. You can also search by event tags so that the list only shows events that match your specifications.

Each event below has its own event page as well. There you will find a detailed description of the event along with a flyer, venue information, and ticketing information. Many events have a variety of ticketing options, so make sure to check them all out and keep an eye out for early bird deals and group discounts! You can even treat yourself to a VIP package and bottle service at many events, if you're so inclined.

What are you waiting for? Start looking and soon all you will need to worry about is what you're going to wear when you go out on the town!

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Smart Bar, 3730 N. Clark St., Chicago, Illinois United States Chicago Illinois United States | show on map

The Hivern Disc Tour with... John Talabot (DJ Set) Marc Piñol Ross Kelly $14 Before Midnight, $16 after / 21 & Over / Doors: 10PM / Show: 10PM https://soundcloud.com/john-talabot https://soundcloud.com/marcpinol https://soundcloud.com/leatherdisco TICKET SPECIALS $12 Before Midnight with Facebook RSVP [more]

Smart Bar, 3730 N. Clark St., Chicago, Illinois United States Chicago Illinois United States | show on map

Honey Soundsystem presents Generators: Chapter 3 with... Dancefloor music by: Josh Cheon Bézier Installation by Tom Slazinski Chapter 3 audio premieres a week before the event... Honey Soundsystem's residency at Smart Bar Chicago for the 2015-2016 calendar year will consist of the Generators Project. Generators is a six-part [more]

Tickets starting from 99.00

Navy Pier Grand Ballroom and Lakeview Terrace, 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, Illinois United States Chicago Illinois United States | show on map

December 31st is undoubtedly one of the most anticipated days of the year. Shaped by traditions, speckled with customs, and colored with culture, New Years Eve marks a paramount moment in time. Encapsulated into one day, the memories of the past 12 months spark revolutions and resolutions, setting the tone for the next 12 months to come. When [more]

Tickets starting from 99.00
Tickets starting from 99.00

Primary Night Club, 5 W Division St, Chicago, Illinois United States Chicago Illinois United States | show on map

Sunday April 26th The Pool House & Primary Presents Act Natural feat. Diz, Frique, & Steve Prior. Act Natural is an event series that encourages self-expression, promotes harmonious interaction, and channels positive vibrations by use of sight and sound. We showcase & support the local arts community by bringing creative minds together to [more]

Tickets starting from 40.00

Portage Theater, 4050 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, Illinois United States Chicago Illinois United States | show on map

FARRUKO LOS MENORES TOUR IN CHICAGO! special guest the king of romance KEN Y (from rakim y ken y) May 1st @ Portage theater 4050 w milwaukee ave chicago il. 18+ enter 21+ drink Mixing live LatinoMix 93.5 & 103.1 FM Jr Lopez & DJ Ecko Special Guest DJ Skidmarc   [more]

Tickets starting from 40.00
Tickets starting from 40.00
Tickets starting from 25.00

Mystic Blue Cruises Club Mystic, 600 E. Grand Ave, Chicago, Illinois (Meg Mile Streeterville) United States Chicago Illinois United States | show on map

Important: VIP Tickets Are Not Yet Available on this Site. From the towering skyscrapers of the Loop to the historic Navy Pier, theres no better place to go out than the energetic and exciting downtown area. Gather your friends for the pinnacle after work event, presented by AfterWorkCruises, as you set sail on the Mystic Blue Yacht. Unwind [more]

Tickets starting from 25.00
Tickets starting from 25.00

Troquet River North, 111 West Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60654, United States, Chicago, Illinois United States Chicago Illinois United States | show on map

Join Troquet River North in celebrating the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby! The neighborhood French bar will offer guests a true Derby experience complete with live music, specialty cocktails and delicious food. Derby attire is highly recommended. Tickets include: Buffet with Mini Kentucky Hot Browns; BBQ Mutton Sliders; Mini Derby Pie [more]

Shay, 222 w Ontario St, Chicago, Illinois (River North) United States Chicago Illinois United States | show on map

SATURDAY, MAY 2 at 8PM SHAY will be showing the FIGHT OF THE CENTURY - MAYWEATHER vs. PACQUIAO on Pay Per View!! Enjoy watching the fight from any one of our many 90-inch plasma screen TVs. The next best thing to sitting ringside! [more]

Tickets starting from 35.00

Navy Pier Grand Ballroom and Lakeview Terrace, 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, Illinois United States Chicago Illinois United States | show on map

In the ebony of the evening, the wind tears through the trees lining Chicagos streets, shaking the branches, and rustling the autumn leaves. Those sounds of the night are Octobers orchestra, welcoming creatures and phantoms to dance in the dark. Wrapped in a thick blanket of fog, a chill creeps around the Navy Pier. As the moon rises on the night [more]

Tickets starting from 35.00
Tickets starting from 35.00

Spirit of Chicago, 600 E Grand Avenue, Chicago, Illinois United States Chicago Illinois United States | show on map

Important: A chill coats the night air, grasping at the glimmer of the stars and pulling the thick grey clouds over the light of the moon. Just over the horizon, a ghastly glow radiates around an unknown figure steering an unmarked ship out at sea. The waters seem calm but murky as the figure in the distance sails closer to the harbor. An [more]