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Chicago Theater.

27 Sep

Here are some recommendations for stage driven entertainment, comedy or drama, Chicago has a wide variety of theatrical shows & venues… SECOND CITY. Historic. Comedy. Iconic. Chicago. These words are synonymous with the legendary Second City.  Here is a list of current shows, we highly recommend the highly recommended We’re All in this Room Together. Located at 1616 […]

Secondy City Discounts!

10 May

**Discounted Performances For Guests of The Chicago Getaway Hostel** *The Second City Training Center offers a weekly dose of fresh talent every weekend.  Top Notch actors/Conservatory graduates give rise to original comedy in the form of several different performance models.

Chicago Comedy Clubs.

05 May

laugh (definition): (verb) to express mirth, pleasure, derision, or nervousness with an audible, vocal expulsion of air from the lungs that can range from a loud burst of sound to a series of quiet chuckles and is usually accompanied by characteristic facial and bodily movements.   In the mood for laughter? Check out any of these great […]

Lincoln Park Nightlife

21 Mar

We know Chicago’s downtown area has some must-see attractions during the daytime, but it is a business district & it does hold the stigma of shutting down quite early.  However, at Chicago Getaway Hostel, you’re in prime location for some of the best nightlife….. First, peep the multitude of Lincoln Park Bars & Clubs. Secondly, join us every Thursday […]

Great Sports Pubs in Chicago

02 Feb

 Bask in the revelry of your favorite team & see why this pub always seems to make the Best Football Bar Lists of North America.  The highly-rated Globe Pub has become well-known not only for being soccercentric but for its exceptional service, immense & cultured beer selection, & ambience.  1934 w. Irving Park Rd.

New Year’s Eve Party

22 Dec

Bring in 2012 with us at the best hostel party in Chicago…  2012 is coming & so is our New Year’s Eve Hostel Bash.  We’re selling bracelets for a night of highly-anticipated awesomeness.  Here’s what is included: $5 Bracelets: Appetizers, Party Favors, a Double DJ Set, Balloon Drop. $10 Bracelets: Appetizers, Party Favors, a Double DJ Set, […]

Chicago Speakeasies

06 Jul

Here’s a few most historically excellent bars, pubs, taverns, and lounges to quench your summer-stricken thirst… “Operated as a speakeasy in the last year of prohibition, 1933, and was one of the first 20 bars in Chicago to obtain a liquor license after it was repealed.”  The Burwood Tap is a brief stroll from the hostel […]

Spring Events in Chicago

11 Apr

Spring has sprung with some upcoming outdoor events… Want a taste of Germany?  Mayfest delivers heaping servings of brats and beer and live music, it kicks off June 2nd in beautiful Lincoln Square for FREE.  However, Lakeview’s Mayfest kicks off May 21st and offers food vendors, a pet parade, as well as some local live bands for $10 admission. **Any of […]

Lincoln Park Bar Crawling

07 Mar

Our Chicago neighborhood has a ton of well-known & worthwhile pubs, taverns, lounges, and bars.  Here are a few suggestions within walking distance of our hostel for your bar-hopping adventures: Small Bar, you’ll remember it for the antique decor, as it’s filled with old clocks & tables made from the buildings floorboards.  Two other bonuses, this place has a […]