Gay Events Chicago

Spartacus offers you the most comprehensive guide for queer events in and around Chicago. We currently have 17 events in 11 locations for you and listed them in a clear arrangement. Feel like dancing? Or rather like a relaxed pub night with friends? A special adventure or a kinky night? We show you the right place for every fancy, from big events to gay clubs. We always give you the latest information.

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Chicago Now

Mr. Midwest Rubber 2019

Now - 21 Jul 11:59pm

Mr. Midwest Rubber 2019 is July 19-21, 2019! Interested in running? Ask your bartender (full weekend & contestant details, including online form coming soon!) All events hosted at Touche’...

Big Chicks
Totally 90's!

Now - 2am

Join us for a night of Totally 90's! June is Gay Pride Month! Get your pride on with us and all your favorite queer request from the 90's! Dj Don B will be spinning your favorite 90's tunes - all.

Smart Bar
Official Pitchfork Aftershow with Title TK DJs & Sasha No Disco

Now - 1am

Friday, July 19 An official Pitchfork Music Festival After-After Party following Official Pitchfork Music Fest Aftershow: Grapetooth & Lala Lala in Metro Chicago: Title TK DJs with Sasha...

Deborah De Luca w/ Brennen Grey at Sound-Bar Chicago

Now - 4am

Sound-Bar presents the Chicago debut of Deborah De Luca along with Brennen Grey! Club with electro Music.

Chicago Tonight

DJ Kitty Glitter LIVE!

Today 11pm

From Sydney to Chicago DJ Kitty Glitter is bringing her down under beats to the Roscoe’s Dance Floor on Friday, July 19th! Voted Sydney’s Favorite Drag Queen and 7 year winner of Sydney’s Most..

Chicago Tomorrow

The Sofo Tap
Miracle for Matilda

Tomorrow 12pm - 3pm

Come just us at the SoFo Tap in Chicago for a much needed medical fundraiser for sweet foster pup Matilda! They will be offering half priced drafts and we'll have raffle tickets and IPR merchandise...

Smart Bar
Teklife with RP Boo / DJ Spinn / Gant-Man / DJ Phil

Tomorrow 10pm - 5am

1833 & Smartbar Chicago welcome: Teklife with... RP Boo (Teklife Records / Planet Mu (OFFICIAL) / Dance Mania) DJ Spinn (Teklife Records / Planet Mu (OFFICIAL) / Hyperdub Records) General Juke...

Chicago Sunday

Keeper of the Keys

21 Jul 7pm - 8pm

Some very exciting news- I'll be hosting a cabaret at Davenport's Sunday, July 21 at 7pm! This is my first of many Keeper of the Keys cabarets I'll be putting on the rest of the year, but this is the.

Charlie's Chicago
Karaoke Roullette

21 Jul 7pm - 11pm

Join us for Karaoke Roulette with the incredible DANIKA BONE'T!! $5 to sing, or to make someone else sing $5 to shift the song back to them.

The Monster Rave! ~ Monthly Lady Gaga Dance Party!

21 Jul 10pm - 2am

THE MONSTER RAVE Join us for a night celebrating the one and only Mother Monster, LADY GAGA! We will be featuring all of her biggest hits, fan favorites, unreleased and rare mixes.

Chicago Tuesday

Charlie's Chicago
Euchre Tuesdays at Charlie's

23 Jul 7pm - 9:30pm

We play euchre at Charlie's in Boys Town every Tuesday! Signup starts at 7:00; play begins at 7:30.

Sidetrack Videobar
Drop Dead Gorgeous 20th Anniversary Party

23 Jul 9pm - 2am

One of our all-time favorite flicks is turning 20 on Tuesday, July 23, and we are celebrating with a fabulous night of pageantry! Hosted by Dixie Lynn "She's skinny Amber, not deaf!" Cartwright &...

Chicago Wednesday

D.S. Tequila Company
Welcome to the Danger Zone · Archer Trivia Night

24 Jul 7:30pm - 10pm

Lana. Lana. Lannnnnnnnnaaaaaa! Join us for our first international spy adventure featuring trivia all about Archer, the animated series! Questions will range from the show plot, backstory,...

Big Chicks
Stewpendous Trivia

24 Jul 8pm - 10pm

Grab your friends and join us Wednesday night, for a fun night of Stewpendoustrivia! A hilarious night of trivia - for parties of ALL sizes! 5 rounds of 3 questions each - plus 2 bonus...

Sidetrack Videobar
Dixie's Birthday Bash

24 Jul 9pm - 2am

Join us for a night of All Things Dixie Lynn Cartwright as we celebrate Sidetrack's Resident Queen's Birthday at SyncIt! It's also Queen Krissy Feetface's Birthday, so we're celebrating a twofer! ...

We’re Off To See The Wizard!

24 Jul 9pm

We’re Off To See The Wizard! The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz! Wednesday, July 24th! 🎬👠🌈🌪🦁🎬 Celebrating 80 Years Of Oz! Details coming soon! Popular bar and dance club in Chicago.

Chicago Thursday

Smart Bar
Aathee Presents Recess: Leesh / Flower Food / Hootie / Hopscotch

25 Jul 10pm - 4am

Aathee Records Presents: Recess with... Leesh (Daisychain, Sequencer) Flower Food (WNUR) Hootie (Aathee) Hopscotch (Aathee) FREE! / 21 & Over // 10PM