Join us for OUTspoken LGBTQ+ Stories, our monthly storytelling event celebrating uniquely personal stories from a cross-section of the LGBTQ+ community. OUTspoken is held on the first Tuesday of each month at Sidetrack.
Doors to MainBar open at 6pm
Stories begin at 7pm
Typically there will be 6 storytellers and one intermission.
Sidetrack is open daily: Weekdays 3pm-2am, Saturday 1pm-3am & Sunday 1pm-2am. No cover. 21+
Visit our website to find out how YOU can tell a story at OUTspoken!
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Come celebrate some of our favorite Queens of Pop and R&B, Tuesday, February 7, at Trivia Tuesday starting at 9pm after OUTspoken. Bring your besties to win fun prizes and watch your favorite Diva Videos and Concert Performances on the Sidetrack Screens. Grand prize is a Men's Room Chicago gift card.... See MoreSee Less
Get Sidetrack'd at All Things Beyoncé the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Dance to Beyoncé videos and concert footage, plus SLAY to Drag performances.
Join us every second Wednesday for Chicago's monthly Queen Bey Party! No cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less
Jump start your weekend at "Let's Go Thursdays" hosted by Alex Kay and featuring a rotating line-up of guest performers giving us life with amazing Chicago Drag! Get on stage and play games to win fun prizes. The dance floor is open every Thursday till 2am. No Cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less
Start your weekend with Show Tunes! Doors open every Friday at 3pm. Sing along to Show Tunes from 3-7pm. Then at 7pm watch RuPaul's Drag Race Season 15 on the Sidetrack Big Screens.
After Ru stay for our Friday Night Dance Party till 2am! No Cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less
It takes Sidetrack's beautiful BIG SCREENS to truly deliver all the Realness that is RuPaul's Drag Race. Join us every Friday to WATCH Season 15 and WIN with Team Sidetrack at 7pm. NO COVER, No Reservations needed...it's Sidetrack!
Bring us your Charisma, Uniqueness, Nerve, & Talent every Friday and we'll Start Your Engines with games & lots of fun surprises!
Doors open at 3pm every Friday. Starting January 6, 2023, TGIF Show Tunes will be from 3-7pm, then Chicago's RuPaul's Drag Race Viewing Party starts at 7pm. After Drag Race dance and drink till 2am!... See MoreSee Less
Sunday Funday Show Tunes are a Sidetrack Tradition. Sing along to your favorite Broadway and Movie Musical videos from 4-9pm every Sunday.
Show Tunes not you thing? Enjoy Party Music in Back and Deck Bars all day instead. After Show Tunes, stay for our Sunday Funday After Dark Dance Party till 2am.
Sidetrack is open from 1pm-2am every Sunday!... See MoreSee Less
Join your hosts Boy J & Allura the Doll as we celebrate one of our favorite superstars after her epic Halftime Show- Rihanna! Dance and sing-along to your favorite Rihanna videos and concert performances mixed in to our Sunday Funday After Dark Dance Party.
Slay to Rihanna Drag performances by Allura and BoyJ and get on stage and show us your moves to WIN fun prizes. Rihanna Mix-in starts after Sunday Funday Show Tunes. No Cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less
Enjoy your favorite Sidetrack Show Tunes at Musical Monday. Celebrate Broadway performances and Movie Musical videos on our Big Screens every Monday night from 8pm-2am! It's a Sidetrack tradition that you don't want to miss.... See MoreSee Less
Be our Valentine for a special Trivia Tuesday! All aboard to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of one of our favorite movies (and Musicals!) at Trivia Tuesday, February 14, at 8pm. Bring your Besties and win fun prizes with Stew, our Trivia Master. Grand Prize is a Men's Room Gift Card. Bring your own life rafts!... See MoreSee Less
Live for the Applause and Just Dance as if A Star Is Born when we spin a mix of your fave Gaga Music Videos the third Wednesday of each month.
Don't miss Perfect Illusion Lady Gaga Drag performances and get on stage to show us your moves and win fun prizes!
All Gaga music videos and concert performances from 9pm-2am. No Cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less
Get Sidetrack'd Thursday, February 16, in Main/Cherry/North Bars for our monthly ALL THINGS K-POP Dance Party. Dance to your favorite K-Pop Videos with your host Alex Kay, and performances by Jas & Jay Kay! Get on stage and show us your moves to win fun prizes!
Doors open for Glass/Side Bar at 3pm weekdays. Enjoy Pop Music Videos in Glass/Side Bar while K-POP happens in Main/Cherry/North Bars. No Cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less
Get Sidetrack'd for our monthly Men's Room Glow Party Friday, February 19, hosted by Zamora Love! Join us for a night of Dancers, giveaways and games with our neighbors - Men's Room Chicago. Shop their Pop-Up Shop this night at Sidetrack. Glow sticks at Midnight, dancefloor open 9:30pm-2am after Drag Race ends at 9:30. Doors open at 3pm Fridays.... See MoreSee Less
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CARNIVALE 3 - MARDI GRAS CELEBRATION
Saturday February 18 | 6-9p | Sidetrack | $40 In Advance | $50 Door
Join us for CARNIVALE 3, our MARDI GRAS 2023 CELEBRATION , at Chicago’s world-famous SIDETRACK! Show your RUCKUS SPIRIT with a festive mask and/or costume while enjoying TWO (2) Complimentary Cocktails ; delicious Cajun Cuisine from J & L Catering ; outstanding CIRCUS PERFORMERS ; and authentic New Orleans Jazz Music from the sensational TOVI KHALI JAZZ BAND – back by popular demand!! Need a Mask? We'll have them! Beads? We'll have those, too! Plus Party Favors, Percussion Instruments, and Fabulous Decorations! At 9p join our Second Line Parade led by TOVI's band as we head out onto Halsted and back in through Sidetrack’s Front Courtyard to kick-off their MARDI GRAS BLOW-OUT! All this for only $40 (in advance) or $50 (at the door). All proceeds benefit THE LEGACY PROJECT’s work to expand Illinois’s LGBTQ-Inclusive Public-School Curriculum!!
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Get Sidetrack'd the last Wednesday of each month to celebrate 2 of our fave Pop Princesses - Britney & Rihanna. Dance to Brit & RiRi bops all night, get on stage to win fun prizes and slay to Chicago Drag. No Cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less
"Don't be all, like, uncool" and miss-out on our monthly celebration of All Things Real Housewives at Trivia Tuesday! Join your host, Stew, for a fun night of cocktails and prizes when you play along and show us your Real Housewives knowledge Tuesday, February 28, at 8pm.
Get those PUNny Team Names ready and come play with Team Sidetrack! Grand Prize is a Men's Room Chicago Gift Card.... See MoreSee Less
Get Sidetrack'd the 1st Wednesday of each month from 9pm-2am to dance and sing to your favorite Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande music videos and concert performance.
Break Free with Drag Performances by Chicago's Best and get on stage to Shake It Off and Win in our Dance Contest. No Cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less
Get Sidetrack'd Saturday, February 4, for our next playdate with the pups from 1-5pm. Dog Day at Sidetrack is the 1st Saturday of each month.
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
Hey Mixers! Little Mix Monday at Sidetrack is BACK! Join us in Back Bar the 1st Monday of each month for Little Mix Monday at 8pm. Get your Fix of All Things Little Mix, the first Monday night of each month, with Little Mix Super-Fan Adrian behind the bar.
Don't worry, Musical Monday Show Tunes aren't going anywhere. Sing-along to your favorite Show Tunes in all other downstairs bars from 8pm to 2am every Monday night.... See MoreSee Less