A b o u t U s

The Whistler is a bar, gallery, record label, and venue that hosts live music and DJs seven nights a week. Our award‑winning cocktail program features an always‑changing menu of classics, contemporary favorites, and Whistler originals. Our stage hosts an eclectic mix of jazz, rock, electronic, country, and soul, along with Movieoke, film screenings, readings, and other artistic endeavors.

The Whistler is proud to be a founding member of the Chicago Independent Venue League (CIVL).

We do not accept reservations.

Bands, DJs, or anyone with an event proposal, can email us at: booking@whistlerchicago.com

Press inquiries: Heidi@h2publicrelations.com

Please take a moment to read our Code of Conduct.

2421 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60647

Public transportation:
CTA Blue Line, #56 Milwaukee bus, #74 Fullerton bus

M-Th: 6-2 / Fri: 5-2 / Sat: 5-3 / Sun: 5-2
21+ / no cover charge / no reservations


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