Get Sidetrack'd for our new Wednesday Night Party celebrating All Things Dua Lipa, Megan Thee Stallion & Cardi B. Dance to these awesome Grammy Winning Artist's videos and concert performances and get your dollars out for Drag by Saya Naomi, Zamora Love & Venus Carangi. 9pm-2am. 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! TGIF Show Tunes' Summer Hours are 3-7pm then join us to watch the new season of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars at 7pm. After Show Tunes and Ru stay for our Friday Night Dance Party till 2am!... See MoreSee Less
It takes one HUGE screen & dozens more big beautiful HD options to truly deliver all the Realness that is RuPaul's Drag Race. Join us every Friday to WATCH All Stars Season 7 and WIN with your hosts Alex Kay & Zamora Love at 7pm.
Bring us your Charisma, Uniqueness, Nerve, & Talent every Friday beginning May 20 and we'll Start Your Engines with games, drag performances & lots of fun surprises!
Doors open at 3pm every Friday for TGIF Show Tunes then we watch Drag Race at 7pm. After Ru dance and drink till 2am! NO COVER...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less
Join us the first Saturday of the month for DOG DAY at Sidetrack 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
Sunday Funday Show Tunes are a Sidetrack Tradition. Join us Pride Parade Day Sunday for Show Tunes from 4-8pm with your favorite Broadway and Movie Musical videos. Enjoy Party Music in Back and Deck Bars all day.
Sidetrack is open from 1pm-2am every Sunday!... See MoreSee Less
Enjoy your favorite Sidetrack Show Tunes this Monday from 8pm-2am. Broadway performances and Movie Musical videos on our Big Screens for 6 hours every Monday night! It's a Sidetrack tradition that you don't want to miss.... See MoreSee Less
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+... See MoreSee Less
Get Sidetrack'd for a Totally Tubular 80's Edition of Trivia Tuesday, July 5, after OUTspoken. Bring your besties and win fun prizes by showing us your 80's Trivia Skills. Enjoy some of your fave 80's music videos while our Trivia Master Stew tests your noggins. Grand Prize is a Men's Room Chicago Gift Card!
OUTspoken: LGBTQ+ Storytelling starts at 7pm (doors to Main Bar open at 6pm), so Trivia will start an hour later the 1st Tuesday of each month. Join us at 9pm, Tuesday, July 5, for 80's FUN & PRIZES.... 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
Join us for another edition of Animated Musical Monday, July 11, 8pm-2am. We play your favorite Animated Show Tunes mixed in with Musical Monday must-haves.
Don't miss awesome pop-up Drag Performances during the night. No Cover...it's Sidetrack!... 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
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, July 21, in Main Bar from 8pm-2am for our monthly ALL THINGS K-POP Dance Party. Dance to your favorite K-POP Music Videos with your host Alex Kay and get on stage to win fun prizes!
Doors open for Glass/Side Bar at 3pm weekdays. Enjoy Pop Music Videos in Glass/Side Bar all night while K-POP happens in Main/Cherry/North Bars.
No Cover...it's Sidetrack!... See MoreSee Less
Sidetrack The Video Bar
Get Sidetrack'd for a special edition Men's Room Party to kick-off Memorial Day Weekend! 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.... See MoreSee Less
Get Sidetrack'd Wednesday, June 22, 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