Archive for October 2010

Halsted Halloween Parade This Weekend

This Sunday evening, Halloween, you will want to make sure that you are on Halsted between Belmont and Addison for an amazing Halloween Parade. This year will mark the 14th Anniversary of the Northalsted Halloween Parade and will be emceed by the incomparable Miss Foozie! You had better not miss it. One note is that this years... Read more »

Did you enjoy the Haunted Halsted Pub Crawl

Photo Credit: Dr. Jonez
Did you make it to the Haunted Halsted Pub Crawl this past weekend?  I hope you did! On Sunday afternoon Halsted was crawling with the undead – more so than usual as we paraded from bar to bar enjoying a great afternoon. Starting at Berlin, pub crawlers had the chance to get zombiefied and sort... Read more »

Special screening of Valley of the Dolls with Patty Duke LIVE!

Queer Film Society is holding a screening of Valley of the Dolls with special a guest star – Patty Duke! On Saturday, November 20th make sure that you are at the Music Box Theater (3733 N Southport) for a spectacular screening of the 60’s classic ‘Valley of the Dolls‘ A super fun pre-show starts at 1PM where... Read more »

Don't forget the Halsted Halloween Parade

Don’t forget that the Lake View Citizen’s 14th Annual Northalsted Halloween parade is this evening. BIG CHANGE this year that the parade is at 6PM instead of the normal 7PM, so make sure that you get there early to enjoy the fun and festivities. I’ll see you at the parade!!!

Benefit for Trevor Project Tonight at Roscoes

Be sure to stop by Roscoe’s tonight for a Benefit for the Trevor Project. Starting at 10PM and running all night long, drag queens from across the city are joining forces to raise money for a truly worthwhile project and cause – The Trevor Project. The Trevor Project is a national program that focuses on... Read more »

Carpenter's Halloween now playing at Circuit Nightclub

Lynda and 'The Shape' enjoy some fun on the floor!  Photo credit: Timmy Samuels, Starbelly Studios
Are you ready to get scared and laugh at the same time?  Then you need to stop by and enjoy Carpenter’s Halloween at their new home inside Circuit Nightclub. Since 2007, Scooty & JoJo Productions have put on their annual halloween extravaganza – John Carpenter’s classic movie Halloween turned into a musical with songs from the... Read more »

It's not too late for today's Haunted Halsted Pub Crawl

The fun starts at 2PM – you have PLENTY of time to get there.   Check out all the details here.

Don't Miss: Haunted Halsted on Sunday

Those wild and wacky Feast of Fun boys are at it again with the first ever Haunted Halsted pub crawl this Sunday afternoon. Starting at Berlin at 2PM you and your ghoulish friends will be treated to haunted crawl through Lakeview that will get you in the halloween spirit. Come prepared in costume or get... Read more »

80's Heart Throb Rick Springfield at Borders

Grammy-Award 80’s heart throb Rick Springfield will be in town on Wednesday to sign copies of his new book. Head over to the Borders on State Street (at Randolph & State) where Rick Springfield will be signing copies of his book Late, Late at Night – a memoir starting at 12:30 on Wednesday October 20.... Read more »

Check out the Edgewater Lighthouse Festival this weekend

Get out and see the Lighthouses of Edgewater this weekend, you can even ride the trolley! If you’ve been anywhere in the Edgewater neighborhood over the past few months, undoubtedly you’ve seen the more than 20 lighthouses dotting the landscape. Reminiscent of Cows on Parade that blanketed the city several years ago, the Edgewater Lighthouses... Read more »