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Hey Hey Everyone, We are going to finish out 2012 with six amazing concerts in a row!  Below are all the details and ticket links for this remarkable run of shows…                                   New Years Eve at The Hideout! Yes, […]

Hey Hey Everyone, This is easily the biggest week of the year over here at The Hideout so lets get into it! Tonight it’s another evening of Hideout Veggie Bingo.  The callers this week are Helen Tsatsos and Cleetus Friedman, and all proceeds will benefit the Xochiquetzal Peace Garden at Whittier School.  Hot Doug’s is donating […]

  “It’s hard to say what it is exactly that makes The Hideout such a great place to see standup comedy. Maybe it’s the low ceilings and summer camp decor, lending a clubhouse vibe to their intimate performance space. Or maybe it’s the venue’s somewhat out-of-the way location, which filters out the riff-raff, assuring an audience of […]

Hey Hey Everyone, Tonight it’s another edition of Hideout Veggie Bingo.  All proceeds this evening support the Fulton Street Flower & Vegetable Garden and our callers this week will be Elizabeth Gomez & Mike Sula.  As usual all the hot dogs are generously donated by Hot Dougs and there will be loads of amazing prizes […]

Hey Hey Everyone, First things first, thanks soooo much for all the support and selling out the Hideout Block Party & A.V. Festwhich takes place next month!  We’ve got some surprises in store for you that weekend, but here’s a little taste of what is to come…one of our Friday headliners, Glen Hansard, was on […]

One of the many highlights of the Just For Laughs Chicago festival back in June, was the sold-out live taping of You Made It Weird with Pete Holmes.  If you couldn’t make it out, the taping is online now so you can check out all the schenanigans that ensued here.

  We’re happy to announce that Kelly Hogan has been added to the Hideout Block Party/A.V. Fest lineup, September 14-15th in Chicago. Also, we’ve just released the first and only batch of single-day tickets, and they will be snapped up very quickly. All tickets can be had here. You would be wise to buy now.  Finally, we’re ready to […]

Hey Hey Everyone, The picture above is from last year’s Block Party and we are VERY close to selling out this year’s biggest and best Block Party to date! For those of you that have bought tickets already, we thank you, but for those of you that haven’t gotten your tickets yet, we highly recommend snagging some […]

As promised, here are some new additions to the fantabulous Hideout Block Party / A.V. Fest lineup. The festival will take place outside the Hideout (1354 W. Wabansia in Chicago) on September 14 and 15 of this fine year. Today we’re pleased to announce the addition of A.V. Club and Hideout favorites Wye Oak, recent Columbia Records […]

  Hey Hey Everyone, Thanks again so much to everyone who came out to the Just For Laughs fest here at The Hideout last week.  We still can’t believe Aziz Ansari, Patton Oswalt, Janeane Garfalo, Jon Glaser, Hannibal Buress, Brian Posehn, Amy Schumer, Kyle Kinane, and loads of other amazing comedians graced our stage during […]