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EVENTS

Taylor VS Ariana SyncIt!

January 23, 2019, 9:00pm - January 24, 2019, 2:00am

Taylor VS Ariana SyncIt!

Sidetrack The Video Bar
3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL  60657 Map

Look What You Made Us Do! Get Sidetrack'd for a night of Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande Pop Faves. God Is A Drag Queen with performances by Saya Naomi, Alex Kay, Jasmine Phoenix & Maxine LaQueene. Shake It Off and get on stage to win fun prizes with Dixie Lynn Cartwright. Break Free from the Winter Blah's for a night of dancing and drinks with today's Pop Princesses!... See MoreSee Less

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Chicago's RuPaul's Drag Race All-Stars 4 Viewing Party

January 25, 2019, 7:00pm - January 25, 2019, 10:00pm

Chicago's RuPaul's Drag Race All-Stars 4 Viewing Party

Sidetrack The Video Bar
3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL  60657 Map

It takes one HUGE screen & dozens more to truly deliver all the Realness that is RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars! Watch and Win with Team Sidetrack Friday, Dec 28, at 7pm. No Cover...it's Sidetrack! Join your hosts Dixie Lynn Cartwright & DiDa Ritz, along with the Sidetrack Pit Crew, for Chicago's RPDR Viewing Party. After Ru, stay for our Celebration of Chicago Drag with a fabulous Holiday themed Showcase of Chi-Town Talent. Bring us your Charisma, Uniqueness, Nerve, & Talent every Friday and we'll Start Your Engines with games, exclusive RuPaul's Drag Race swag & lots of fun surprises! Doors open at 3pm every Friday. Enjoy TGIF Show Tunes from 4-7pm. "Shantay you Stay" for Friday night fun after Ru with Drag performances and party music till 2am!... See MoreSee Less

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Shantay You Stay!

January 25, 2019, 8:30pm - January 25, 2019, 10:30pm

Shantay You Stay!

Sidetrack The Video Bar
3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL  60657 Map

Join us every Friday at 8:30pm after Chicago's RuPaul's Drag Race All-Stars 4 Viewing Party for SHANTAY YOU STAY - A Celebration Of Chicago Drag. You choose who takes home the Crown every week as we shine a spotlight on Chi-Town Talent with hosts Dixie Lynn Cartwright & Alexis Bevels. This week's Queens competing for the Crown are: Bonnie Mi, Lúc Ami, Fay Ludes & Pastiche! No Cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less

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Chicago's Official RENT Viewing Party

January 27, 2019, 7:00pm - January 27, 2019, 10:00pm

Chicago's Official RENT Viewing Party

Sidetrack The Video Bar
3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL  60657 Map

Get Sidetrack'd Sunday, January 27, to watch the all-new live production of Rent on FOX on the Sidetrack Big Screen! Doors open at 1pm every weekend and Sunday Funday Show Tunes start at 4pm. From 7-10pm we'll watch RENT in Main and Cherry Bar with your favorite Show Tunes mixed in during the commercial breaks. It's a Season of LOVE at Chicago's Official Fox Viewing Party with cool RENT swag giveaways during the night. After RENT it's Sidetrack Pop Faves till 2am. We'll have Party Music upstairs at Deck Bar all day and in Glass/Side/Back during our Rent Viewing Party in Main/Cherry Bars. Something for everyone at Sidetrack! RENT Live stars: Jordan Fisher as Mark Cohen Brennin Hunt as Roger Davis Tinashe as Mimi Marquez Brandon Victor Dixon as Tom Collins Valentina as Angel Dumott Schunard Vanessa Hudgens as Maureen Johnson Kiersey Clemons as Joanne Jefferson Mario as Benjamin Coffin III... See MoreSee Less

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Dixie Wins A Talent Show

January 29, 2019, 9:30pm - January 30, 2019, 12:30am

Dixie Wins A Talent Show

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3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL  60657 Map

Dixie Wins A Talent Show, While Alexis Bevels Stage Manages, IS BACK and we are pleased to be it's new home, Join us the last Tuesday of the month for a night of fabulous Chicago Talent! You are the judge for who wins (well, Dixie says she's the winner, but we'll see about that) so join us to cheer on your faves. No Cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less

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R & Bey SyncIt!

January 30, 2019, 9:00pm - January 31, 2019, 2:00am

R & Bey SyncIt!

Sidetrack The Video Bar
3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL  60657 Map

Get in Formation for our monthly R&Bey Edition of Sync It! Join us for a Sync It! featuring your favorite R&B Dance music from Beyoncé, Bruno, RiRi, The Weeknd, Janet, Whitney, Jason, Ariana and many more. Hosted by Dixie Lynn Cartwright, with sickening Drag performances by Eva Styles & Coco Sho-Nell. Get on stage and lip sync to your fave R&Bey jams for fun prizes - no drag required. No Cover...it's Sidetrack.... See MoreSee Less

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Will & Grace Chicago Viewing Party

January 31, 2019, 8:00pm - February 1, 2019, 9:00am

Will & Grace Chicago Viewing Party

Sidetrack The Video Bar
3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL  60657 Map

Honey… What is this? What’s going on? What’s happening? Will & Grace is renewed and will be back this Fall with new episodes. We love laughing at Karen, Jack, Will & Grace with you! Join us every Thursday to watch Will & Grace at Chicago's Official Viewing Party. 21+ and No Cover at Sidetrack. "You say potato, I say vodka." Karen Walker... See MoreSee Less

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A Celebration of CHER

February 1, 2019, 10:00pm - February 2, 2019, 2:00am

A Celebration of CHER

Sidetrack The Video Bar
3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL  60657 Map

Get Sidetrack'd to Celebrate CHER's February Chicago Concert at our CHER The Love Dance Party! Join us Friday, February 1, after RuPaul for a night of dancing to CHER hits and stunning CHER Drag from Jasmine Phoenix. Get on stage and give us your best CHER Lip Sync to win fun prizes with Alexis Bevels. 10pm-2am. No Cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less

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Dog Day Saturday Afternoon

February 2, 2019, 1:00pm - February 2, 2019, 5:00pm

Dog Day Saturday Afternoon

Sidetrack The Video Bar
3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL  60657 Map

Join us the first Saturday of the month for DOG DAY! Our next Day with the Doggies is Saturday, January 5, from 1-5pm. Super Dog-Friendly Tito's Handmade Vodka will have fun doggy swag on hand to pass out to our canine customers. Bring your pooch and come grab a drink and treats. No cover. No dog required. People must be 21 with ID.... See MoreSee Less

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OUTspoken! LGBTQ Storytelling at Sidetrack

February 5, 2019, 6:00pm - February 5, 2019, 9:30pm

OUTspoken! LGBTQ Storytelling at Sidetrack

Sidetrack The Video Bar
3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL  60657 Map

Join us Tuesday, February 5, for OUTspoken LGBTQ Stories, our monthly storytelling event celebrating uniquely personal stories from across the LGBTQ community. OUTspoken is held on the first Tuesday of each month at Sidetrack. Doors to Main, Cherry and Back Bars open at 6pm (arrive early for Main Bar seating) with Stories from 7pm. Sidetrack is open from 3pm-2am Tuesdays. No cover. 21+ OUTspoken! has met with rave reviews: “The room was abuzz after. People introduced themselves to the storytellers, hugged them, and thanked the emcees... It was truly great to be a part of it, even just as an audience member.” -Parker Stockman Chicago Literati "Such a fun and generous crowd, a wonderful place to tune in and be human together. What GREAT stories!" -Elon Cameron "The best story telling event in Chicago! I'd recommend it to anyone and everyone." -Sanna Adlem Grab a beverage from the bar and join us for a night of storytelling. Stay after OUTspoken! and enjoy TRL TUESDAY where we will spin everything you love from the 90's, 00's and today!... See MoreSee Less

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Men's Room Wednesday

February 6, 2019, 9:00pm - February 7, 2019, 2:00am

Men's Room Wednesday

Sidetrack The Video Bar
3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL  60657 Map

The lights go down, the men come out and Team Sidetrack is geared-up and ready to Party. Join us Wednesday, February 6, for our Monthly party with the guys and come play games to win fun prizes with Dixie Lynn Cartwright! As always, our friends from Men's Room Chicago will be here with an awesome Pop-Up Shop and cool giveaways! No Cover…it's Sidetrack.... See MoreSee Less

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All Things Beyoncé

February 13, 2019, 9:00pm - February 14, 2019, 2:00am

All Things Beyoncé

Sidetrack The Video Bar
3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL  60657 Map

Drink the LEMONADE at All Things Beyoncé Wednesday, January 9, at Chicago's monthly Queen Bey Party! Dance to Beyoncé videos and concert footage, plus SLAY to drag performances from DiDa Ritz, Saya Naomi & Cleo Pockalipps (Armand Fields)! YOU are invited to get on stage, show us your moves and win Fun Prizes in our All Things Bey Contest. Dance, sing, LipSync - no drag required. Hosted by Michele Williams Fan Club President Dixie Lynn Cartwright No cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less

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All Things Gaga

February 20, 2019, 9:00pm - February 21, 2019, 2:00am

All Things Gaga

Sidetrack The Video Bar
3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL  60657 Map

Live for the Applause, celebrate the opening of the Enigma Residency and get on the Sidetrack stage as if A Star Is Born to lip sync to your favorite Lady Gaga songs and win Fun Prizes with your hostess, Dixie Lynn Cartwright. We'll spin a mix of Gaga inspired Party Music for you to Just Dance to all night long. Enjoy a Perfect Illusion with Gaga tribute drag performances by Krissy Feetface. You were Born This Way to join us for a night of Gagariffic FUN! No Cover...it's Sidetrack. 9pm-2am... See MoreSee Less

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Academy Awards Sunday Funday

February 24, 2019, 1:00pm - February 25, 2019, 2:00am

Academy Awards Sunday Funday

Sidetrack The Video Bar
3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL  60657 Map

Get Sidetrack'd Sunday, February 24th to watch the OSCARS® at Sidetrack. We'll show it on all our HD 4K screens downstairs, including the Big Screen in Main Bar! Warm up before with Show Tunes (A Star Is Born!) starting an hour earlier than usual at 3pm and then cap off your Sunday Funday with The Academy Awards, hosted by Sidetrack's own Dixie Lynn Cartwright, and her sexy movie ushers Michael & Jacob, at 7pm. We'll have ballots, tons of fun prizes with special moments to celebrate all things movies. Doors open at 1pm every Sunday. NO COVER...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less

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