Bobby Loves Bar in Northalsted, Chicago — Located in the heart of the Northalsted gay bar scene, Bobby Loves has a Cheers-like atmosphere that makes patrons feel like family. Come in here, and you’ll walk out knowing the names of the bartender and all the folks sitting at the table beside you. During the week, music is dictated by the jukebox, which includes a medley of country to pop to retro choices. Every Friday and the first Saturday of each month are karaoke nights. Deejays spin eclectic dance and retro music on Saturday. Love’s also sponsors a dart league and monthly theme parties and fundraising events for the various community charities.
Northalsted Business Alliance is the chamber of commerce working to enhance the economic vitality and quality of life in our district through programming, services, and events that celebrate our LGBTQ+ history, promote tourism and foster a welcoming, safe community for all.