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Gay Chicago: Boystown

Chicago is the nation's third largest city and boasts a large gay community. Like New York or Atlanta in their regions, Chicago serves as the Midwest's cosmopolitan hub and attracts young and old alike--all looking to escape to the freedoms and opportunities of the big city. Gay life (and gay bars) in Chicago is... More

POPULAR EVENT JUNE

GayCities Guide to Chicago Pride

Jun 18-26, 2016

  • Festival: Saturday, June 18 and Sunday, June 19 between Addison/Halsted and Broadway/Halsted
  • Parade: Sunday, June 26. Steps off at 12 pm at Montrose Avenue and Broadway



PERENNIAL FAVORITE

Sidetrack

Bar

Chicago's premiere video bar for 30 yearsAnother stop on the "musts" tour of Boystown. Videos fill the joint with pop dance tunes. Be sure to check out the great rooftop beer garden, open in... More

WHAT REVIEWERS ARE SAYING

"Best gay bar in Chicago"

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"Awesome place love it"

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CHICAGO ACTIVITY




CHICAGO EVENTS

Award Show Host Hotel

Host Hotel for the 2016 Grabbys in Chicago over Memorial Day Week...

Wednesday May 25, 2016 , 1 person are in

International Mr. Leather 2016 with the Leather Archives & Museum

Join the Leather Archives & Museum for our largest fundraiser of ...

Friday May 27, 2016 , 6 people are in

All Geeks: Game Of Thrones Viewing Party At Minibar, Sundays

All Geeks Is Turning Minibar Into Westeros! Free viewing partie...

Sunday May 29, 2016 , 1 person are in


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POPULAR BEACHES

1. Hollywood Beach (24 fans)
Chicago winters may be cold, but summer weekends at Hollywood Beach are hot

2. North Avenue Beach (5 fans)
Great place to ogle hot "straight" boys