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(Free!) Korean-Polish BBQ
Maria's Community Bar & Packaged Goods 960 W. 31st St. 773-890-0588
Head to the patio for a cookout featuring complimentary Polish sausage, kimchee and more while they last and celebrate the release of Lumpen magazine issue #120 and the debut of sister publication Cholo—both free—which you can peruse with the Monday Margarita of the Moment, which this week is a $7 passion fruit margarita. 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Webster's Wine Bar 1480 W. Webster Ave. 773-868-0608
Grab an optional $10 wine flight and settle in for the company's season finale featuring true tales with musical accompaniment by local writer-performers Julie Ganey, Senyo Ador, Margaret Marion and Coya Paz, each prefaced with short-short stories from Wyl Villacres, Nick Ward, Stephanie Chavara and Dion Walton. 7 p.m. $15-$20. Tickets: 2ndstory.com.
Porn and Chicken
Evil Olive 1551 W. Division St. 773-235-9100
Check your inhibitions—and your clothes, if you like—at the door for this anything-goes party featuring $3 Old Style Lights, $3 Old Style 16-ounce cans and $7 well whiskey and tallboy combos, free chicken 'til it's gone and beats by guest DJ Chris B and residents Orville Kline, Phives and The Sleepers. 10 p.m.-4 a.m. $7; no cover before 11 p.m. with RSVP: do312.com.
Redtwist Theatre 1044 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. 773-728-7529
As a companion to its late-night Dark Red series, the company launches an off-night program, More Red, which kicks off with this comedy by British playwright Christopher Hampton about a recently dumped jerk who attempts to insinuate himself into his ex-girlfriend's new relationship. 7:30 p.m. Through July 8. $20; $15 for students. Tickets: redtwist.org.
Schubas Tavern 3159 N. Southport Ave. 773-525-2508
The electro-pop act featuring Australian singer-songwriter Kate Akhurst and Swedish musicians Hampus Nordgren, Oskar Sikow Engstrom and Markus Dextegen—who've garnered rave reviews by everyone from Perez Hilton to Pitchfork—hit the stage for their debut Chicago performance. 7:30 p.m. $13-$15. Tickets: clubtix.com.
REDEYE TIP OF THE DAY
Take advantage of free daily Bike Chicago Week events at Daley Plaza and Millennium Park including spin classes, yoga and more: choosechicago.com.
Julia Borcherts is a RedEye special contributor.