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The Best Rooftop Bars In Chicago Go To…

Chicago has an iconic skyline that many consider to be the country’s best. When tourists come to visit the city, they always look for the hottest spots to eat and drink at.

Well, who needs to research for the best rooftops bars in Chicago when we’ve got a list AND an exclusive video for you!

Have you been to any of these rooftop bars listed below? Check them out:

  • 3639 Wrigley Rooftop
  • Bottom Lounge
  • Citizen Bar
  • Drumbar
  • Epic Sky
  • Fountainhead
  • Homestead
  • Joe’s Bar
  • Little Goat
  • Murphy’s Bleachers
  • Rock Bottom
  • ROOF on theWit
  • Shanghai Terrace
  • Sidetrack
  • Studio Paris
  • Terzo Piano
  • The Dec
  • The J. Parker
  • The Southern
  • The Terrace At Trump
  • The Twisted Spoke
  • Vertigo Sky Lounge
  • Vines on Clark
  • Zed451

See! Now you can have an awesome summer. Get up and get out! Have some fun with your friends and family. Let us know if you have any Chicago favorites in the comments below. We would love to check them out.

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Top 7 Gay Bars in Chicago

Top 7 Gay Bars in Chicago

 

According to Gay Bars in Chicago:

Gay bars In Chicago offer dance bars, nightclubs, circuit dj’s, sports bars, strip clubs as well as simple neighborhood lounges and bars. There are many gay and gay friendly hotels, resorts and guesthouses in the area for a comfortable stay. Boystown is located on the north side close by Wrigley Field. The Chicago Pride Parade the third Sunday in June draws huge crowds of spectators.

Roscoe’s Click for more
A Chicago Staple, Neighborhood Bar
3356 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60657

3160 Click for more
Piano and show bar
3160 N. Clark
Chicago, IL 60657

Sidetrack Click for more
Multi Level Video Bar, Roof Patio
3349 N. Halsted
Chicago, IL 60657

Big Chicks Click for more
Neighborhood Bar, Great Crowd
5024 N. Sheridan
Chicago, IL 60640

Bobby Love’s Click for more
Neighborhood Bar, Good Drinks
3729 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60613
Buck’s Saloon Click for more
Neighborhood Sports Bar.
3439 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60657
Charlie’s Click for more
Country western bar
3726 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL 60613
Chicago Eagle Click for more
Leather bar
5015 N. Clark
Chicago, IL 60640
Hydrate Click for more
Dance Bar, Circuit DJ’s
3458 N. Halsted
Chicago, Il 60657
Circuit 2.02 Click for more
Dance club, Hot Dancers
3641 N. Halsted
Chicago, IL 60613
North End Click for more
Neighborhood Sports Bar
3733 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60613
Kit Kat Lounge Click for more
Supper Club and Martini Bar
3700 N Halsted
Chicago, IL 60613
Atmosphere Click for more
Dance club. Strippers
5355 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640
Mary’s Attic Click for more
Hamburger Mary’s
5400 N. Clark St.
Chicago Il 60640
Baton Click for more
Nightly Drag Shows
436 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60610
Granville Anvil Click for more
Video Bar, Patio
1137 W. Granville Ave.
Chicago, IL 60660
Cocktail Click for more
Strippers, Dancers
3359 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60657
Crew Bar + Grill Click for more
Gay Sports & Video Bar
4804 N. Broadway St.
Chicago, IL 60640
Davenport’s Click for more
Piano Bar
1383 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622
T’s Click for more
Neighborhood Bar & Restaurant
5025 N. Clark
Chicago IL 60640
Sofo Click for more
Neighborhood Bar
4923 N. Clark
Chicago IL 60640
Gentry on State Click for more
Piano Bar
440 N. State St.
Chicago, IL 60610
Hunter’s Nightclub Click for more
Dance club,
1932 E. Higgins Rd.
Elk Grove, IL 60007
InnExile Click for more
SW Chicago’s Premiere Video Bar
5758 W. 65th St.
Chicago, IL 60638
Little Jim’s Click for more
Neighborhood Tavern
3501 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60657
Jeffrey Pub Click for more
Dancing, Video Bar
7041 S. Jeffery Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60649
773 363-8555
Jacqueline’s Click for more
3420 N. Broadway.
Chicago, IL 60657
Lost & Found Click for more
Lesbian Bar
3058 W Irving Park Rd.
Chicago, IL 60618
Marty’s Click for more
Martini Bar
1511 W Balmoral Ave
Chicago, IL 60640
Manhandler Saloon
Country Western, Patio
1948 N. Halsted
Chicago, IL 60614
Scarlet Click for more
Video Bar, Lounge
3320 N. Halsted
Chicago, IL 60657
Berlin Click for more
Dance club. Gay Chicago Landmark
954 W. Belmont Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657
Second Story Bar Click for more
Neighborhood Bar

157 E. Ohio St.
Chicago, IL 60611
Star Gaze Click for more
Lesbian Bar
5419 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640
The Closet Click for more
Lesbian Bar
3325 N Broadway St
Chicago, IL 60657
Touche Click for more
Levi / Leather
6412 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60626
Spin Nightclub Click for more
Dance, Video Bar
800 W. Belmont Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657
Lucky Horseshoe Click for more
Go-go boys and their admirers
3169 N. Halsted St.
Chicago, IL 60657

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Bars, Festivals

Top Blues Stops in Chicago

Blues Fest is June 9-11 at Millennium Park:
201 East Randolph Street (Michigan Ave. & Columbus Ave.)

The Chicago Blues Festival is the largest free blues festival in the world. Chicago is “Blues Capital of the World.”

Ray Charles, B.B. King, Bo Diddley, Buddy Guy, Koko Taylor have all performed at Blues Fest.

Chicago Blues Festival presents “Blues Month” at the Chicago Cultural Center (free admission):
78 East Washington Street
Randolph Square (1st Floor North)
Claudia Cassidy Theater (2nd Floor North)

Featuring performances by blues musicians, film screenings of historical blues documentaries, and Blues Fest auditions.

May 8 & 15, Randolph Square, 12 Noon – Performances
May 22 & June 5, Claudia Cassidy Theater, 6pm – Film Screenings
May 30, Claudia Cassidy Theater, 5-9pm – Blues Fest Auditions

Where to get your blues fix before and after Blues Fest … in other words … anytime.

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Buddy Guy’s Legends

700 South Wabash

Mon-Tue 5pm – 2am
Wed-Fri 11am – 2am
Sat 12pm – 3am
Sun 12pm – 2am

Buddy Guy’s Legends was opened in 1989 by Buddy Guy. He makes regular appearances, performs all month in January.

Legends hosts the annual Chicago Blues Hall of Fame induction celebration.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Kingston Mines

2548 North Halsted Street

Sun 6pm – 4am
Mon–Thu 7:30pm – 4am
Fri 7pm – 4am
Sat 7pm – 5am

Since 1968, Kingston Mines is the largest and oldest operating blues club in Chicago.

 

Both of its stages have showcased Magic Slim, Koko Taylor, Sugar Blue, Billy Branch, Junior Wells, Mike Wheeler, Joanna Connor.

 

 

 

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B.L.U.E.S. CHICAGO

2519 North Halsted Street

Sun-Fri 8pm – 2am
Sat 8pm – 3am

Music starts at 9:30pm.

Chicago B.L.U.E.S. offers good music in a friendly, intimate environment.

 

 

 

 

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Blue Chicago

536 North Clark Street

Sun-Fri 8pm – 1:30am
Sat 8pm – 2:30am

Since 1985, Blue Chicago has been home to authentic Chicago blues, an electric style of blues music.

Blues legends, such as Koko Taylor, Bonnie Lee, Karen Carroll, Willie Kent, Johnny B Moore, Magic Slim, Eddie Clearwater, Eddie Shaw, Buddy Scott, and Eddie Lusk have performed at Blue Chicago.

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