Saturday May 21, 2-8pm
Celebrate spring’s May flowers at the May Queen Bar Crawl, Sat. 5/21, 2-8pm.
Join us for a 10 dollar, 10 bar crawl. Includes a floral headband that you’ll decorate with more flowers at each bar. End with a crown fit for a queen!
Chance to win one of two $400 value gift baskets. Advance tickets only $10 at northalsted.com/queen. (Drinks not included).
Each Gift Basket includes:
2 – tickets to Circuit MOM Pride Saturday at House of Blues ($140 value)
1 – Bottle of Grey Goose premium French vodka
1 – $100 Men’s Room Chicago & Barbershop Gift Card
1 – Smylie Brothers Brewing Tshirt & Glass ($65 value)
1 – $50 Northalsted Gift Card (accepted at 40+ locations)
1 – $25 Furious Spoon Gift Card
1 – $20 Elevate Coffee Gift Card
Enjoy a visit to your favorite Northalsted destinations:
- El Mariachi Tequila Bar
- Smylie Brothers Brewing Co.
- The North End
- Buzzed By Zea
- Cell Block
- Roscoe’s Tavern
- Progress Bar
- Crispy Chicks
- DS Tequila
- Furious Spoon
Pride Fest Returns in June!
The legendary Chicago Pride Fest® is returning, June 18-19 at the end of Pride Month (the weekend before the Parade). A two day extravaganza celebrating how far the LGBTQ+ community has come, uniting in strength in the ongoing struggle for human rights. Presented by Bud Light Seltzer.
Alaska Thunderf*ck, Dorian Electra, CupcakKe, Eurovision winner Netta, The Aces, and Queen of the Universe winner Grag Queen are among this year’s headliners.
Above photo: Alaska Thunderf*ck by Shaun Vadella (left), Dorian Electra by Charlotte Rutherford (center), CupcakKe (right)
Above: Netta (left), Grag Queen (middle), Madison Rose (right)
Chicago’s annual Pride festival at Halsted & Addison will also feature Inaya Day, Mila Jam, Madison Rose, Sixteen Candles, Boy Band Review, Queen Explosion, Dancing Queen: An ABBA Salute, and more.
Chicago Pride Fest Adds to Lineup
Above: The Vixen (left), Dyllon Burnside from POSE (right)
There are three stages of live music and performers including Sunday’s “Peach Presents” stage featuring The Vixen presents: Black Girl Magic & Dyllon Burnside from the FX series “POSE”.
Above: Dan Slater (left), Miss Toto by Drag Files (right)
At Waveland the popular DJ stage showcases local and international talent: Dan Slater, DJ Metro, Matt Suave, Blu 9, Miss Toto, and more.
There’s plenty of food & drink over 150 vendors, and the Proud Pet Parade with Miss Foozie, round out the weekend’s attractions.