Popular Chicago Nightclub, the MID, Will Close In 2019

In February 2019, well-liked Chicago nightclub the MID will ficially be closing its doorways. The sudden announcement is the consequence current growth within the West Loop and Fulton Market District. While the membership itself was nonetheless pretty younger, opening in 2010, it’s one the extra well-known golf equipment not solely in Chicago and the Midwest, however worldwide. In 2013, DJ Mag ranked the MID at #40 on the planet, and included the membership of their “Top 100” membership record for 3 years total.

The MID has been the host to some essentially the most memorable moments in Chicago nightlife through the years. The Blackhawks celebrated their Stanley Cup Championship with a set from Tiesto, Dubfire and Sharam reunited after a few years to carry out as Deep Dish, Claude Von Stroke and Green Velvet performed a particular back-to-back set that resulted within the creation Get Real. It’s additionally been the go-to spot for a lot of Lollapalooza after events together with a uncommon back-to-back from Skrillex, Diplo, and Hardwell in addition to a back-to-back I personally witnessed a pair years in the past with Dr. Fresch, Ephwurd, Getter and Ookay.

Until the dreaded deadline, the MID will host a quantity particular closing events to carry everybody collectively for “One Last Song”. Co-Founders the nightclub Lucas Kind and Nick Karounos expressed their unhappiness, but additionally seemed ahead to new venue alternatives in Chicago sooner or later.

“Unfortunately, the time has come the place the MID’s doorways can be closing on February 5, 2019. These final remaining months can be a celebration the previous and a toast to the long run. We wish to thank all of the followers, artists, staff, brokers, managers, and promoters who’ve supported us all through this period. As a token our appreciation, we’re placing collectively some very particular occasions main as much as that “One Last Song.” It’s been an unbelievable run to say the least however now it is time to flip the web page as we increase our glasses to what would be the finish an period, and the start our subsequent chapter.”

Stay tuned to the MIDs socials in addition to our protection for closing get together lineup bulletins.

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