Congress Theater

Performing Arts
2135 N Milwaukee Ave (at Rockwell St)
Chicago, IL 60647
(773) 360-8162


  • Buying presales tickets is always the way to go.
  • Avoid service fees for congress theater event tickets. Open saturday until 4pm.
  • Come for the act, leave because of the acoustics.
  • Go to a concert here!
  • don't bring lighters.
  • dont wear heels.
  • make sure to pee in the bathroom. it's super clean.
  • Catch Valient Thorr with Motrhead & Clutchon Feb 19th - this party is going to be LOUD!
  • Always at least a bag check. Hide that contraband well!
  • Don't fuck with security. They're super serious about safety.
  • Sit on a folding chair.
  • The security sucks unfortunately :(
  • Remember Jamiroquai concert back in October 2005?
  • Eat a slice of the giant $6 pizza.
  • i'll second it....NEVER WEAR HEELS.
  • no need to hide your lighters they have a smoking section now
  • Explosions in the Sky beasted this venue.
  • Worst venue ever.
  • Use the bathrooms on the second floor. The line downstairs is always ridiculous, upstairs is better and faster.
  • Thievery Corporation!

Nearby places

2323 N Milwaukee Ave (btwn N California & W Fullerton Ave)
2403 W Homer St (at Western Ave)
2210 N California Ave (btwn Lyndale St & Palmer St)