Ewww David! Watch NEW episodes of Schitt's Creek at Sidetrack every Tuesday at 8pm in Glass Bar! Join us Tuesdays this Winter to watch the Roses' final season.
Get Sidetrack'd Wednesday, January 29, with your BFF to celebrate one of our favorite movies - Romy and Michele's High School Reunion with Dixie Lynn Cartwright, Alexis Bevels & Debbie Fox! Arrive early to play trivia, get on stage to win fun prizes and dance to party music all night like you're at your High School Reunion. No Cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less
Get Sidetrack'd the first Saturday of each month for our play date with the pups. Join us from 1-5 on Saturday, January 4, for our next Dog Day.
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.
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Doors open at 1pm and we will watch the BIG GAME starting at 5:30pm upstairs in Deck Bar, with Sound, while Sunday Funday Show Tunes happens downstairs in all bars from 4-10pm. We will watch the JLo/Shakira Halftime Show Live as it airs in all bars (upstairs and downstairs). After Show Tunes and the Big Game, stay for Sunday Funday After Dark with a mix of your favorite JLo, Shakira, Past Superbowl Halftime shows and other Pop Favorites from 10pm-2am.
Cheer, Sing and Dance Super Sunday with Team Sidetrack. No Cover.... See MoreSee Less
Join us Tuesday, February 4, 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!"
"The best story telling event in Chicago! I'd recommend it to anyone and everyone."
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
The lights go down, the men come out and Team Sidetrack is geared-up and ready to Party. Join us Wednesday, February 5, for our Monthly party with Dixie and the men of Sidetrack. Get on stage to win fun prizes and dance till 2am.
As always, our friends from Men's Room Chicago will be here with an awesome Pop-Up Shop and cool giveaways!
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The Lakeside Pride Wilde Cabaret singers perform Seasons of Love (the good, the bad, and the ugly)!
Live from NY it's RuPaul! Get Sidetrack'd Saturday, February 8, in Back Bar to watch Ru host SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE with Musical Guest, Justin Bieber.
Get Sidetrack'd Sunday, February 9th 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 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 and tons of fun prizes with special moments to celebrate all things movies. Sponsored by Cointreau.
Doors open at 1pm every Sunday. NO COVER...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less
Join us for another Special Edition of Musical Monday, February 10, that celebrates your favorite animated hits, and other fun songs that you grew up with, as part of our regular Monday night mix of Show Tune favorites. As a Special Treat, we dig deep into the vaults for many clips you don't always see on the Sidetrack screen but that have been a Part Of Your World.
Enjoy Animated Drag with your hostess Dixie Lynn Cartwright and animated videos mixed in with our regular Musical Monday sing-along must-haves for a Wonderful World of Sidetrack! No Cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less
Come ready to Bow Down to Queen Bey every 2nd Wednesday of the month at All Things Beyoncé. Dance to Beyoncé videos and concert footage, and this February SLAY to drag performances from DiDa Ritz, Saya Naomi, Sasha Love and Coco Sho-Nell.
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. Join the Chicago BeyHive Wednesday, February 12, from 9pm-2am. No cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less
Get Sidetrack'd the 3rd Wednesday of each month for All Things Gaga! Live for the Applause 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 Party Music for you to Just Dance to all night long. Enjoy a Perfect Illusion with Gaga tribute drag performances February 19th by Krissy Feetface, Jasmine Phoenix & Batty Davis.
You were Born This Way to join us for a night of Gagariffic FUN! No Cover...it's Sidetrack. 9pm-2am... See MoreSee Less
Look What You Made Us Do! Get Sidetrack'd for a night of Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande Pop Faves and Drag from Bonnie Mi. Shake It Off and get on stage to win fun prizes with Dixie Lynn Cartwright. Break Free for a night of dancing and drinks with today's Pop Princesses!... See MoreSee Less
Sidetrack is your home to watch All Things RuPaul! Join us Friday, February 28 at 7pm, to Watch the Drag Race Season 12 Premiere on all our HD BIG SCREENS and play games during commercial breaks to WIN with Team Sidetrack. No Cover...it's Sidetrack!
Join your host Dixie Lynn Cartwright, along with the Sidetrack Pit Crew, for Chicago's RPDR Viewing Party.
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. Kick-start your weekend with TGIF Show Tunes from 4-7pm, cheer on your favorite Queens starting at 7pm and then stay for our Friday Night Dance Party till 2am. NO COVER...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less
The Lakeside Pride Wilde Cabaret singers sing Sondheim in honor of his 90th birthday!
Get in Formation for our R&Bey Sync It! Join us for the January Edition featuring your favorite R&B Dance music from Beyoncé, Bruno, RiRi, The Weeknd, Janet, Whitney, Jason, Ariana and many more.
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