Thursday: Eat. Drink. Do.

  • Check out the new spring food menu and Thursday specials at Division Street Ale House.
Check out the new spring food menu and Thursday specials at Division Street… (Barry Brecheisen/For RedEye )
June 19, 2013|By Samantha Nelson, @samanthanelson1 | For RedEye

EAT

New Summer Menu

Division Ale House 1942 W. Division St. 773-384-6886

Lighten up with the Wicker Park tavern's new seasonal dishes, including peach salad ($11.99), house-smoked pulled pork tacos ($10.99) and a sausage and cheese plate ($14.99). Thursdays you can also get a house-made brat with your choice of side for just $5. 4 p.m.-midnight.

DRINK

Crappy Beer Night

Michael Diversey's 670 W. Diversey Parkway 773-327-7040

Cheapskates can drink up Thursday nights at this Lincoln Park bar, where $2 or $3 will get you a can of Miller High Life, PBR, Schlitz, Hamm's or five other decidedly-not-craft beers. If you need your bad brew cut with something harder, try the $5 PB & J, a mix of PBR and Jameson. 11:30 a.m.-2 a.m.

DO

(Free!) Stand Up Stand Up

Crocodile 1540 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-252-0880

Get in some free laughs at this weekly comedy series, which features a mix of stand up and musical performances. This week The Puterbaugh Sisters ("Entertaining Julia"), Natalie Jose (Shine Box Comedy) and four other comedians take the stage. 9 p.m.

"Blackademics"

Theater on the Lake 2401 N. Lake Shore Drive 312-742-7994

Watch MPAACT's metaphysical comedy about what it means to be black in America, which weaves together politics, academics and pop culture. Come at 6 p.m. to mingle with members of the theater company over cocktails and appetizers. $18. 7:30 p.m.

(Free!) Rap Karaoke

Beauty Bar 1444 W. Chicago Ave. 312-226-8828

Show off your impressive knowledge of Jay-Z, The Beastie Boys and more as you choose from hundreds of songs to perform at this bash hosted by Psalm One, which also features sets from DJs Trew and Encyclopedia Brown. 9 p.m.

REDEYE TIP OF THE DAY

Learn about the history and evolution of tequila during a four-course dinner with cocktail pairings June 27 at Zocalo. RSVP: 312-302-9977

Samantha Nelson is a RedEye special contributor.

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