Chicago’s Gold Coast After Dark

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

Eddie Murphy, Mick Jagger, Elizabeth Taylor, David Bowie — what do all of these celebrities have in common? They’ve all partied in Chicago’s Gold Coast! This neighborhood is known as the crème de la crème because of its beautiful brownstones and luxurious mansions. Additionally, it features breathtaking views of the city and some of the best nightclubs that Chicago has to offer. Here are the top three places to check out when you’re in the Gold Coast.

#1 Primary

Top talent from around the world, the #1 sound system (Void Acoustics) in all of Chicago to blast the best dance music, two mixology bars — these are just a few things that you can expect when you burst into Primary nightclub. Located underground at 5 W. Division, this not so hidden gem is one of the trendiest spots in the Gold Coast. It even has a 20 ft. LED wall that lights up the dance floor, giving you and your friends the spotlight to shine!

#2 drumBAR

Located on the rooftop of the Raffaelo Hotel just off Michigan Avenue, drumBar has been voted as Best Whisky Bar and Best Rooftop in Chicago — time and time again. This speakeasy style venue has an creative menu selection with drinks like “48 Roses,” “Soul Sauce,” and “Pisco Punch.” Head on over for Happy Hour or sit back, relax, and enjoy the nighttime SummertimeChi vibes as you hang out on this award-winning rooftop!

#3 The Pump Room

The list of celebrity appearances at The Pump Room would shock you. John Belushi, Frank Sinatra, Liza Minnelli, Audrey Hepburn, Bob Dylan, Michael K. Fox — the list seems endless! Not only does this glamourous club glitter with famous Hollywood stars, it also boasts mouthwatering tapas style dishes and an extensive drink menu. Enjoy some bubbly and delicious food from master chef, Jean-Georges — and maybe even a celebrity sighting or two!

Ready to join in on all the action? Then call us or stop by our office at 180 N. Wacker. We’d be happy to keep you in the loop!