Gapers Block has ceased publication.

Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
 Thank you for your readership and contributions. 


Sunday, October 1

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TyK Gala Party @ The COOP

The fourth annual edition of TyK (Thought you Knew), the pinup calendar featuring Chicago women and their bicycles, is hot off the presses. Celebrate with the pinups (including this Gapers Block staffer) at tonight's gala, hosted by the COOP. Finch's Beer will provide libations, and FIG Catering will offer snacks. The pinup gals will be partying down from 6-10 pm at 230 W Superior #2F.

The Good, The Bad and The Monkey @ Stage 773

The Good, The Bad, and The Monkey
Singlehood, Dating, and the Search for Something Real

Amanda Rountree takes a hilarious-and at times, heartbreaking-look at the cycles of relationships and the myths that we tell ourselves about finding a soul mate.....using sock monkeys.

The Good, the Bad, and the Monkey
Written and performed by Amanda Rountree, directed by Jen Ellison
Stage 773′s Cabaret Theatre
1225 W. Belmont
November 3, 10, & 17 at 8:00 pm

Click here for tickets.

Milagres, Hudson Branch & My My My

Milagres, The Hudson Branch and My My My play Beat Kitchen, 2100 W. Belmont Ave., tonight. Doors open at 8pm. Tickets are $10. 17+ Read our preview in Transmission.



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