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 June's Calender of Events 


                                            
                                                         art by Zechary Gray 

 Just because it's summer does not mean we stop celebrating horror.
 Here's some cool events in and around the Chicago area for June. 



 ART

Sin Tutulo - Free Admission
Two Brothers Roundhouse - June 9th - www.auroraartbar.com - 21+ 
Illustrators, Painters, Phorgraphers, Sculptures and more. June 9th's Art Show is the grande finale of the 5th season of Aurora's First Fridays.

Cake 2017 - Free Admission
Center on Halsted - 3656 N Halsted - June 10th & 11th. - www.cakechicago.com/2017-expo

                                            



Alternative Comic Expo - Weekend long celebration of Independant artists. Workshops, Exhibitions, Artists - Cake is dedicated to fostering community among independant artists, small presses, publishers and readers. 



Haunts

Midwest Haunters. 
400 N High Street Columbus Ohio. June 7th - 11th. - www.midwesthauntersconvention.com

                                                       

Part of Transworld Trade Show Convention and Netherworlds Haunted House this convention features haunted house grade vendors, workshops and seminars. Pre-party includes Touring several Haunted Attractions. Known for the Body Art Fashion Show Satuday Evening. 

Escape Dr Death in an all new Escape Room at Massacre Haunted House. 
Opens June 16th.  - 299 Montgomery Road Montgomery IL - www.escapethemassacre.com 

Father's Day Zombie Apocolypse. 
June 16th & 17th - Basement of the Dead Haunted House - 42 W Montgomery Aurora - www.basementofthedead.com

Chicago Zombie March - June 24th - Free Event. 
Dress up like a Zombie and shamble downtown. Meets at 3:30 at the Bean in Millenium Park 


Cosplay / Fantasy 

Star Wars Day - June 3rd - Joliet Public Library - www.jolietlibrary.org. 
Free Event. 

Girrrl Power Dance Party - June 12th - Beauty Bar 
Dance to all  your favorites - Spice Girls to Riot Girl to Beyonce to everything in betwee
1444 W Chicago - $5 - 21+ - www.beautybar.com

Wonder Woman Day - June 3rd - Amazing Fantasy Books & Comics
 
20505 S Lagrange Frankfort -
FREE Comics While supplies last - www.afbooks.com

                                                        

Wonder Woman Day - Challengers Comics - June 3rd - 11am - 5pm 
1845 N Western - Free Event. Celebrate Wonder Woman's 75th Birthday with costume contest , treats and artists. 
www.challengerscomics.com 

DC Day - Women of DC Comics - June 3rd - Hall of Heroes Super Hero Museum 
June 3rd - 58005 County Road 105 Elkhart Indiana - 
www.hallofheroesmuseum.com/events
Another Free Event including an 8.0 Copy of Wonder Woman's First Comic Book (1942), Batgirl's 50th Anniversary & 25th Anniversary of Batman Annimated and debut of Harley Quinn. See the Batmobile. Cosplay - Comics and Toy Dealers. 

Horror & SciFi Prop Preservation - Super Hero Prop Exhibit to celebrate the opening of Wonder Woman.
Hollywood Palms - June 2nd & 3rd - 352 S Route 59 Naperville. - www.hollywoodpalmscinema.com 


Books

Bloody Reads #18 - Montly Book Club - June 4th. 9-11pm - Clive Barker's Books of Blood
Bucket O' Blood Record Store - 3182 N Elston Avenue. - Potluck - www.bucketoblood.com


Goth / Dark 

Sancturary Festival - June 2nd - 4th 
Club Anything - 807 S 5th St - Milwaukee Wisconsin - 21+ - 
www.facebook.com/SanctuaryFestival/

                              

Nocturna - 29th Anniversary w/ DJ Scary Lady Sarah - June 17th 
21+ - Metro - 3730 N Clark. www.metrochicago.com 

Suicide Girls Burlesque - June 3rd - Park West
322 W Armitage - 21+ - www.parkwestchicago.com

Horror Wednesdays - Late Bar - 1st Wednesday of every Month
21+ - 3534 W Belmont - www.latebarchicago.com

Kids

Hocus Pocus Movie - Peter Redar Park - June 9th 
1722 S Park Avenue Schererville In. - All ages costume contests, beer, vendors, helicopter candy drop, trick or treating. 
www.schererville.org/peter-g-redar-memorial-park/

Sand Sculpture Contest - Whihala Beach - June 24th - 7am to 12pm
1561 Park Road Whiting IN. 
Spectator or register for Participation. This year's theme Enchanted Forest - www.facebook.com/events/

Chicago Dragon Boat Races for Literacy - Tom Ping Park - June 24th - 8am to 5pm 

Movies

Jaws Screening - June 17th - Midnight - Hollywood Cinema - www.hollywoodblvdcinema.com

Summer Scares - Saturday June 10th - Portage Theater. 
Linnea Quigley, Ari Lehman, Mark Patton - Friday the 13th - Vendors - Films - Art - www.portagetheater.com 

                                                

Music 

Tool, Deftones & Alice In Chains Tribute - June 10th - Cubby Bear
Lateralus (Tool), White Pony (Deftones) and AIC Tribute - 21+ - 8pm
1059 W Addison Chicago. Tickets $8 - www.cubbybear.com

Gutter Demons w/Will of Man, Gravetones, Blyre Cpanx & DJ Carrie Monster
June 2nd - Reggies Chicago - 2105 W State - Show 21+ - $20 - www.reggieslive.com

PriMary - Cure Tribute w/War Pigs and Sedated (tribute to the Ramones) - Brauerhouse
 June 10th Part
 of the Hearse Show - Bands 21+ - $14 tickets.  www.brauerhouse.com

October Rage w/Torn Between, Gravel Switch, Praise the Fallen & Filthy Sweet
Penny Road Pub - June 2nd - 545 Penny Road Barrington - 21+ - $8 - www.pennyroadpub.com

Monsters Of Mock - Tribute to Scorps, Poison, G N R and Def Leppard. July 9th - House of Blues
329 N Dearborn. - 17+ - 8pm - tickets $10 - www.houseofblues.com/chicago 

Cemetary Gatez - Tribute to Pantera w/Avenge Sevenfold - June 3rd - Penny Road Pub
545 Penny Road Barrington - 21+ - tickets $8 - www.pennyroadpub.com

Morbid Angel w/Suffocation, Revocation & Weathered -  June 3rd - Metro
3730 N Clark - 18+ - tickets $35 - www.metro30.metrochicago.com

PriMary - Cure Tribute w/All Mods Con - June 3rd - Reggies 
2105 S State - 9pm - 17+ - Tickets $10 - www.reggieslive.com

Dead Horse Trauma w/Era 9 - June 20th - Looney Bin 
201 S Schuyler Bradley IL - 21+ - www.facebook.com/looneybinbradley

Road To Warped Tour W/ Red Light Complainance, Oppressed Affliction & Glory Days
June 22nd - House of Blues
329 N Dearborn - 6pm - 17+ - tickets $10 - www.houseofblues.com/chicago

Tribute to Lollapalooza - June 23rd
Metallica, NIN, RATM, Eminem, Korn, Soundgarden, Incubus, Ice Cube, Twenty One Pilots, Wheezer Tribues & More!
Big Shots - 391 US Hwy 6 Valpo. $5 Donation benefits Ronald McDonald House - 2pm to Midnight - All Ages Show
www.bigshotsmusicvenue.com

Krank Daddies W/Franks & Deans, Royal Sons of a Guns - June 30th - Reggies
2105 S State St. - 21+ - tickets $10 - www.reggieslive.com

10 Years w/Black Map & ADD - June 10th - The Forge
22 W Cass Joliet - All Ages - Tickets $20 - www.theforgelive.com

AfroMan - June 16th - The Forge 
22 W Cass Joliet - 18+ - Tickets $15 - www.theforgelive.com

Ratt - June 3rd - Concord Music Hall
2047 N Milwaukee Ave - 17+ - tickets $30.50 - www.concordmusichall.com

Smells Like Nirvana & Too Fighters - June 3rd - Tailgaters 
431 W Boughton Road Bolingbrook - 21+ - www.tailgatersgrill.com

Judas Beast - June 17th - Tailgaters 
431 W Boughton Road Bolingbrook - 21+ - www.tailgatersgrill.com

Two Brothers Ale Fest - June 2nd & 3rd - Rivers Edge Park Aurora 
X Ambassadors, St Motel , Blind Pilot, Knox Hamilton, Savoir Adoie 
Beer Garden / Aracade Tent / Great Food
360 N Broadway - 21+ - General Weekend Ticket $50 - www.twobrothersbrewing.com

Night Train & Middle Raged - Guns N Roses / Priest, Maiden, Metallica, Slayer Tributes
June 3rd
 - Jennys Mokena
10160 W 191st Street - 21+ - www.jennyssouthsidetap.com

The Living Deads - June 2nd - Subterranean
2011 W North Avenue - 21+ - Tickets $8. - www.subt.net

Maiden Chicago - Iron Maiden Pre-Party - June 15th 2pm - www.sidestreettavern.com

                                                    



U2 Fan Meet Up - June 2nd - The Dock at Montrose Beach
200 W Montrose Harbor Drive  - 21+ - www.thedockatmontrosebeach.com


Ghosts / Psychics 

Brunch with a Psychic - June 4th - Hopsmith Tavern 
15 W Division St - Noon -  17+ - $17 - www.hopsmithtavern.com

                                                            

1st Saturdays with Medium Mahala Bacon 
5130 W 31st St Cicero - Two Questions answered for $10 - 4:30 - www.unitedspiritualcouncil.org 

Haunted America Conference - Alton IL - June 23-24
America's Original - and Longest Running Ghost Conference. Speakers, Vendors, After Hour Activities in Haunted Alton IL. 
Hosted by Troy Taylor
Best Western Premier Hotel - 3559 College Avenue Alton IL - $50 General Weekend Pass - www.americanspookshows.com


Trivia

Metal Trivia - June 20th - Cobra Lounge 
www.cobralounge.com

Zombie Bingo - Every Sunday Evening - 9pm - Cigars and Stripes
6715 W Ogden Berwyn - 21+ - www.cigarsbbq.com

Trivia From the Darkside - June 9th - Logan Theater - 8-11pm
Horror Trivia Fundraiser from Hell. Stay after for Screening of Spaceballs. 
2646 N Milwaukee - www.thelogantheatre.com


Adult

Untitled Spectacle - Hosted by Michelle L'Amour - Thursday Evenings - Untitled Supper Club
111 W Kinzie Chicago - 21+ - Free Admission - www.untitledsupperclub.com


Cars 

Brauerhouse Tireswarm - Every Thursday Evening - www.brauerhouse.com

Downers Grove Cruise Nights - Every Friday Night - www.downtowndg.org 

Lombard Cruise Nights - Saturday Evenings - 
www.villageoflombard.org/629/Cruise-Nights

Addison Rock & Wheels - Thursday Evenings - www.ithappensinaddison.com


Brauerhouse Hearse Show - June 10th - 2pm 

                                              


Invasion of the Kreepshow - June 10th - Bunker Hill
9203 New Lake Road - Bunker Hill Il

                                                           



~ Happy Halloween! 









  








                                                              
 
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