And just like that, we go from the Pride parade straight into the Fourth of July celebrations! The party in Lakeview East truly never stops (we prefer it that way). Here is where you can go on the Fourth to celebrate Independence Day!

Restaurants & Bars Celebrating

Cesars Killer Margaritas: In celebration of The Fourth of July, Cesar’s Killer Margaritas is serving red, white, and blue margarita flights! These frozen mini margs are strawberry, lime, and blue curacao flavored. Yum!

Drew’s on Halsted is open on the Fourth! They are offering $3 mimosas, $5 beers, and 15% off lunch entrees during the week of 4th of July! Be sure to mention the lunch special to your server. Brunch runs from 10 am to 3 pm, Happy Hour is from 4 pm to 6 pm, and dinner is served from 4 to 10 pm.

El Nuevo Mexicano: Cheers to the Fourth of July on El Nuevo Mexicano’s covered patio! Opening at 4 pm with amazing happy hour deals, spend your day off work sipping margs and eating authentic Mexican food. With an extensive menu and plenty of vegan options for your veg-heads, everyone can find something delicious for dinner at El Nuevo!

El Mariachi Tequila Bar is offering a bottomless mimosa brunch on the 4th of July! For just $34.99 sip all the mimosas you’d like, and enjoy one of their delicious brunch entrees. They will also be offering $6 Bloody Mary’s! They will be open from 10 am until 10 pm, giving you all day to enjoy authentic Mexican food, even on Americas birthday.

Kirkwood is celebrating the Fourth all weekend long. From Wednesday through Sunday, enjoy $7 Bud Lights and Miller Lite stadium cups, and $8 Vegas bombs and green tea shots. They have DJs spinning live on Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday! Their huge patio has more than enough space for you and your entire holiday crew.

Smoke Daddy is open on the 4th, AND are offering catering! Come dine in at this Wrigleyville BBQ haven, or treat your whole crew to some of the best BBQ Chicago has to offer. Click here to make reservations, or to inquire about catering

Lark Bar and Restaurant is celebrating Miss Independent Drag Brunch on July 6th AND 7th! Brunch will be served from 11 am- 3 pm. Don’t worry, there will be bottomless drink choices, including NUTRL canned cocktails. Bud Light will also be $5. What’s a better way to celebrate the 4th other than drag brunch?

Old Crow Smokehouse: In honor of The Fourth of July, and the Cubs playing at home, Old Crow will be open early at 10 am. Enjoy award winning BBQ and moonshine in the heart of Wrigleyville!

Savanna Restaurant will be open to celebrate with you on the 4th! They will be open from 8 am- 3 pm, perfect for breakfast before celebrating! Enjoy their famous Nutella crepe, pancakes, or French toast on the 4th!

Sidetrack: Get Sidetrack’d on The Fourth of July! Join the Indepen-Dance Party with Veronica Pop and Azelina Pop! They will be open from 1 pm till 2 am so you can party all day and night. No cover, it’s Sidetrack!

Uncommon Ground will be open on the 4th from 10 am- 6 pm. Perfect for anyone looking for breakfast, lunch, and dinner on the 4th! Enjoy everything from coffee, to avocado toast, to signature cocktails at Uncommon Ground this 4th of July!

Test Your Knowledge on July 3rd

Bamboo Club is hosting a ‘Murica/Patriotic themed trivia night on July 3rd from 7 pm-10 pm. There will be prizes awarded to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners, so come prepared with all of your knowledge about America! They will be offering half off pizza, $25 buckets of High Noons, and $5 Tiki Torch Cocktails.

Lost Never Found is hosting a Patriotic themed trivia night on July 3rd from 7 pm-10 pm. They will be awarding prizes to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners. Be prepared to test your knowledge! They will be offering $4 High Noons, $6 Casamigos shots, and $7 Frozen cocktails. Their amazing cheese, sausage, and pepperoni pizza will also be half off.

Chicago Cubs Home Games

Celebrate America’s birthday with America’s favorite past time, baseball! Our Cubbies are playing at home every day from July 2nd through July 7th. All tickets can be bought here!

July 2nd: Cubs vs. Phillies at 7:05 pm

July 3rd: Cubs vs. Phillies at 7:05 pm

July 4th: Cubs vs. Phillies at 1:20 pm

July 5th: Cubs vs. Angels at 1:20 pm

July 6th: Cubs vs. Angels at 1:20 pm

July 7th: Cubs vs. Angels at 1:20 pm