Kingston Mines

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  • Address: 2548 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614, United States
  • Timings: 08:00 pm - 11:59 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-7734774646
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Bar, Entertainment, Performance, Nightlife, Nightclub, Adults

A famous blues nightclub situated in Lincoln Park, Chicago, the Kingston Mines has live performance every single night of the year. Having 2 stages, the place hosts 2 bands every night. A must visit for music lovers, in the year 2014, Kingston Mines was awarded the "Keeping the Blues Alive Award" by the Blues Foundation.

Trivia: The Kingston Mines is the oldest, continuously operating blues club in Chicago. It has hosted blues legends such as Magic Slim and Koko Taylor. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Chicago itinerary 4 days.

Kingston Mines Travel Tips

  • Please check the official website for the show timings and plan your visit accordingly. 

How to Reach Kingston Mines

  • By Bus: Halsted & Wrightwood bus stop

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  • Kingston Mines Address: 2548 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614, United States
  • Kingston Mines Contact Number: +1-7734774646
  • Kingston Mines Timing: 08:00 pm - 11:59 pm
  • Best time to visit Kingston Mines(preferred time): 08:00 pm - 12:00 am
  • Time required to visit Kingston Mines: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 0.68% of people who visit Chicago include Kingston Mines in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Kingston Mines visit around 8 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Kingston Mines

Thursday, Friday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Kingston Mines

People normally also visit Maggie Daley Park while planning their trip to Kingston Mines.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Kingston Mines Reviews & Ratings

  • Ohhhhh what a night!!! Sunday night fun. Blues with a flair. Diverse band with beginners to experts. There is also young musicians in their teens practicing in-front if the crowd. Really nice to see mentors helping the new talent. Engaging and lively musicians that like to interact with the crowd. Drink prices are good and affordable. In Lincoln Park area. The Main guy that facilitated the evening is very colorful, he likes to engage with the crowd and makes funny “dirty” jokes to get people laughing. The crowd is mixed from young to older. Calm environment with a flair. Food is still being served at 11pm.

  • I loved the live music! It was neat that they had two different stages. Nice place to have a drink and listen to some good music. They had food as well but I didn't get a chance to try any. I'd love to visit this place again, next time I'm in Chicago.

  • Attended a concierge’s event many months ago, and this amazing place is awesome! The music is what attractive me and stayed until the end. Great food, too! Will bring my husband ;)

  • If you are looking for some Iconic, no filter, live Chicago Blues, stop looking and just come here. Between 2 stages, the featured bands absolutely rock their sets. Base, harmonica, keyboard, horn, guitar, drums, and singers galore. You never know what kind of song you will have next, as it could be a blues classic, or a 9 minute riff that feels like pure Chicago spirit. There are tables for groups to hang out and enjoy, while also providing plenty of space to dance and enjoy the styles of these great bands. There are 3 different bars, serving up classics and a few Chicago specials. Open until 4am, you can listen to blues until your heart's content. Come, grab a drink, and just enjoy.

  • Cover $15, good drinks $5. Great music as would be expected. It's pretty crowded on Saturdays but you'll find seating somewhere.

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