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Guide To Chicago: March 3 – March 9

Pineapple Disco + Tacoteqa

FRIDAY, 3/3, 5pm: Old-school cool takes the main stage at our Pineapple Disco! Our girl Bridget Marie will be spinning vinyl R&B and Hip-Hop flavored tunes all night at the Shaker. (Free Entry)

FRIDAY, 3/3, 10pm: Hop into Tacoteqa late nights Friday and Saturday and fill up on tacos, elote, and rotating cocktails! One night stands are overrated — everyone knows Mexican food is the perfect way to end the night. (No Cover)

Walking Tour + Tacoteqa

SATURDAY, 3/4, 10:30am: If you’ve never been to Chicago, the best way to get to know it is by foot! Meet us in the lobby at 10:30am for a free escorted walking tour through some of the city’s most iconic landmarks & personality-filled neighborhoods. (Free Entry)

SATURDAY, 3/4, 10pm: Tacoteqa continues Saturday night at Cafe Integral! Finish off a long night of downtown debauchery with a fun time and a midnight snack. (No Cover)

Treat Yo Self + Great Food Tour of Chicago

SUNDAY, 3/5, 11:30am: Who said taking care of yourself had to be hard? Indulge in life’s finer things at Treat Yo Self, including a dessert tasting bonanza with a variety of desserts, a complimentary beer and cocktail, chair massages, and more. ($30)

SUNDAY, 3/5, 2pm: An eclectic mix of people from all over come together for the Great Food Tour of Chicago to share one thing – the love of good food! Enjoy five delicious tastings as you walk along Chicago’s Magnificent Mile. ($50)

Tacoteqa Tournament + Trivia Night

MONDAY, 3/6, 8pm: Watch as the area’s top bartenders and establishment professionals go head-to-head in an old fashioned eating competition at Freehand’s Industry Tacoteqa Tournament. 25% drink discounts for anyone with industry creds! (Free Entry)

MONDAY, 3/6, 6pm: Think you have all the answers? Head on down to Reggie’s for Trivia Night, to cash that check that your mouth has been writing. (No Cover)

Coffee Brewing Class + Paint Nite

TUESDAY, 3/7, 6pm: Learn how to make coffee the real way. Enroll in this Coffee Brewing Class at Ipsento and you’ll swear your morning joe tasted like it was freshly made by your favorite barista! ($20)

TUESDAY, 3/7, 7pm: A spin off of traditional sip and dip parties, booze-filled Paint Nite will make staying in between the lines just as hard as it was when you were a kid, but for different reasons. ($45)

Luxury Speed Dating + Drunk Science

WEDNESDAY, 3/8, 6:30pm: Have you ever tried meeting someone in a bank vault? Enjoy 15 minute speed dates inside a one-of-a-kind bank vault, retrofitted into a breath-taking bar. Forget meeting that perfect someone, we just want to go check out this bar! ($25)

WEDNESDAY, 3/8, 8pm: Ever wonder why you black out? Or why your ex is suddenly more attractive? Drunk Science at the Comedy Bar offers some valuable and hilarious knowledge about your inebriation. ($20)

SXSW Send Off + Loop Architecture Walking Tour

THURSDAY, 3/9, 8pm: We’re sending off some of our favorite Chicago artists with a series of SXSW Send Offs! Come by for a live performance by Chrissy & Hawley, followed by a DJ set by Chrissy! Other acts include Owen Bones and Chuck Inglish. (Free Entry)

THURSDAY, 3/9, 10am: Take a second to appreciate the great interior architecture of our city from a fresh perspective — indoors! Understand the history behind some of Chicago’s most prominent buildings with the Loop Interior Architecture Walking Tour($26)