Wondering what to do the night before Thanksgiving? Here are a few ideas for Wednesday night fun in Wicker Park & Bucktown and include everything from burlesque to theater to music and pub crawls.
The Wicker Park Irish bar features specials the night before Thanksgiving such as $5 20-ounce Guinness imperial pints, $4 cups of housemade short rib chili and $3 Jameson Irish Whiskey shots. Music by resident DJs with no cover charge starting at 9 p.m. The drink deals are on offer from 4 p.m.-2 a.m. (regular business hours). The kitchen is open until midnight on Black Wednesday. The Division Ale House will be closed on Thanksgiving Day. 1942 W. Division Street Wicker Park
Piece Pizza - Live Band Karaoke
Piece is kicking off their Thanksgiving Holiday party at 9pm and will feature special festive drinks, $4 well drinks and $4 shots of Wild Turkey. They will also be tapping their holiday brew Festivus. 1927 W. North Avenue Wicker Park.
The Fifty 50
Drumsticks and Dreidels features lots of drink specials, some served with bacon and $8 smoked turkey legs. 2047 W. Division Street Wicker Park.
The Nutcracker - The Chopin Theatre
If you're looking for something to get you into the holiday spirit, head to The Chopin Theatre tonight to see the annual favorite The Nutcracker. The show starts at 7:00pm. 1543 W. Division Street Wicker Park. Tickets.
Trolley Pub Crawl
The Pioneer Tavern Group is hosting a Black Wednesday Pub Crawl that travels between Lotties Pub, Frontier and the Pony every 1/2 hour from 7pm - 12am. At Lotties there will be a special whiskey sampling. At The Pony you can catch the Blackhawks game and live music and then you'll head to Frontier's Speakeasy. The details.