Top spots for incredible live music.
One of the Chicagoland's top live-music venues hides in Berwyn. FitzGerald’s is housed in an old building with a hip history. It has a national reputation for excellent live music and hosts a popular annual summer music festival. Drag divas and comedians entertain at Hamburger Mary’s Show Lounge in Oak Park. Take the stage yourself on MaryOke (karaoke) night. See local and national acts at the Wire, a tech-focused music school, performing venue, recording studio, private event space and record label in Berwyn. If you want to get up and dance, The Blue Note Jazz Club in Broadview is your spot. Expect to jam to house, hip-hop and R&B music. At Dominican University Performing Arts Center in River Forest, treat yourself to nationally acclaimed, award-winning acts in a venue with excellent acoustics.