Tuesday, August 19, 2014
What's Free and ridiculously cheap in Chicago


Free Events for Today
10a - 4p

Free Museum Admission

Free admission to the International Museum of Surgical Science!
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Museum of Surgical Science || 1524 N Lake ShoreMap it!2 comments | comment
10p

Put A Wing On It - 25¢ Wing

Resident DJ Mikul Wing (Midnight Conspiracy)

with special guest DJs
Trancid (Androides Paranoide / Dark Wave Disco)
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PORKCHOP || 941 W RandolphMap it!comment
3p - 6p

Free Wings

$3 Bacardi cocktails
$7 domestic pitchers
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Celtic Crown || 4301 N WesternMap it!comment
4p - they're g

Free Tater Tot buffet

Free Tator tot buffet
Free Trivia
$5 smirnoff flavors cocktails
$10 pitchers
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Mahoney's || 551 N OgdenMap it!1 comment | comment
5p - 2a

$2 Pints / $2.50 Import Pints / DJs Starting at 9

Free Entry
$2 Domestic Pints (5p - close)
$2.50 Import Pints (5p - close)
DJs start at 9p
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AliveOne || 2683 N HalstedMap it!comment
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Cheap Events for Today

$1 Well drinks and PBR

What more can I say?
Berlin Nightclub || 954 W. BelmontMap it!comment

Crabbby Kim's Tuesday Specials

$3 Coronas
$3.50 Chicken Tacos
Crabbby Kim's || 3655 N WesternMap it!comment
11:00am

1/2 price wine bottles

1/2 Price Wine Bottles
Every Tuesday

cuna || 1113 W Belmont AveMap it!comment
11a - 10p

50 Cent Boneless Wings

All varieties of wings are only 50 cents on Monday and Tuesday!
Wing Stop || 3326 N WesternMap it!comment
4p - 7p

$1 tacos

With purchase of one drink.
Caoba Mexican Grill || 1619 N Damen AveMap it!comment
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Free BYOB Comedy Brunch Plus 30% Off Food Saturdays at Runa Japanese.

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If you love brunch and laughing you should  check out the newest event from the producers of Logan Square’s BYOB comedy show- Congrats on Your Success. For another chance to enjoy a free BYOB comedy show, you can swing by the patio at Runa Japanese (2257 W North Ave) this Saturday at 12:30p for the Noon:Thirty brunch series. If a free BYOB show isn’t enough of a draw, Runa is also offering 30% off of the entire menu for audience members from 11:30a to 12:30p. Here’s the lineup for the August 16 show:

Host: Odinaka Od Ezeokoli

Featured comics:
Charlie Rohrer
Stephanie Hasz
Sonia Denis
Kevin White
Ricky Gonzalez

So come out this Saturday for a deal on delicious food, and BYOB free comedy!!

Complimentary Beer and Ice Cream at Reading of Memorial Park by Nic Wehrwein

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Looking for something to do tonight? Swing by Chicago’s own Conservatory Theater (4210 N Lincoln Ave) at 7p for a play reading featuring complimentary beer and ice cream. The event sponsored by Coffee & Whiskey Productions and Chicago Dramaworks features a reading of Memorial Park written by Chicago playwright, Nic Wehrwein. A discussion is to follow the reading and it’s going to be a great way to spend a Monday evening!

Free Wings At Bootleggers for Tap Takeover Tuesdays On July 22

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Stop by Bootleggers (13 W Division) this Tuesday, July 22, between 7 and 10p for complimentary chicken wings glazed with Revolution Brewing’s Coup D’etat. The complimentary wings go great with 3 Revolution Brewing beers offered by the bar (Coup D’etat, Bottom Up Wit, and Rose Hibiscus Ale). Bootleggers will also be serving 3 additional Revolution brews exclusively (4th Year, Rise American Stout, and Straight Jacket). So head to Bootleggers Tuesday for the best deal in the Gold Coast!!!

Grand Opening of Lakeview’s Urban Flowers Thursday July 17

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Come check out the grand opening of Urban Flowers (3208 N Sheffield) from 10a – 8p this Thursday July 17 for a ribbon cutting ceremony at noon, a chance to win a free year subscription of flower orders, and complimentary sandwiches, beverages, and desserts for the entire day. If you’re in the market for flora, flowers and arrangements will be available for purchase as well. I’ll be there and I hope to see some of the readers there as well!

Summer On Southport Festival Comes to Lakeview July 12 & 13

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Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Check out the Summer On Southport festival (Southport and Waveland). The festival offers live music (including Too White Crew and 16 Candles), delicious creations from North Side restaurants, and family activities suitable for all ages. Produced by the award winning event company, Star Events, Summer On Southport will attract 30,000+ attendees over the July 12 and 13. The festival creates an opportunity for residents of Lakeview, Lincoln Park, North Center, and Ravenswood to connect, and anyone else is welcome to attend. With a chance to explore the tree-lined streets of the picturesque neighborhood, the festival promises a great time. Proceeds of the $5 suggested donation benefit the Southport Neighbors Association, which has represented both the residents and varied businesses of the neighborhood since 1988. So, if you’re up for live music, fun, and one of the best festivals of the season come out Saturday and Sunday for Summer On Southport!!

Saturday’s Music Line-Up

10a: Angel Melendez & the 911 Mambo Orchestra

12p: Radio Disney

2p: Callaloo

4p: Edgar Gabriel’s String Fusion

6p: Hey Jimmy

8p: Too White Crew

Sunday Line-Up

10a: Deliverance Singers

12p: Gus Giordano Dance School

2p: Vital Organ Trio

4p: West Side Winders

6p: Mike & Joe

8p: 16 Candles