On Friday, September 1, Metro and Smartbar host Arc After Dark: an official ARC Music Festival afterparty with (in Metro) Kettama, Mall Grab and Shaun J. Wright and (in Smartbar) VTSS b2b Boys Noize, Hiroko Yamamura and Brenda.


Smartbar / Metro
3730 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL


September 1 2023
Doors: 10pm
Show: 10pm


$25-$35 Adv. / $40 Day of + Door / 21 & Over

All ARC After Dark shows go on sale to ARC 3-Day & Single Day pass holders Thursday, July 27th at 12pm CT.

If you don’t have your ARC pass, you have until Wednesday, July 26th at 11:59PM to secure it and gain access to ARC After Dark. Get your pass now: arcmusicfestival.com

On the morning of Thursday, July 27th you will receive a unique code that will give you access to every ARC After Dark event.

General Onsale for non-passholders is TBD.


Chicago House Music Events /


5 Mag’s event listings are free. Submit your event to our Chicago, Detroit, Milwaukee or other house music and electronic music event calendars.

Promote your event with 5 Mag: sponsorship info listed here.

← Back to Chicago House Music Events Calendar