Monday, June 14, 2021

Chicago's Replay Lincoln Park to Host 'Nick Arcade' Pop-Up

Nick Arcade at Replay Lincoln Park
When: Friday, Jun 11th, 2021 - 5:00pm
Sneak Preview: Thursday, Jun 10th, 2021
Where: Replay Lincoln Park 2833 N Sheffield Ave Chicago, IL 60657

Chicago’s favorite pop-up bar, Replay Lincoln Park, 2833 N. Sheffield, is bringing back some good ole’ childhood nostalgia with their latest pop up, Nick Arcade, opening Friday, June 11 just in time for the city’s Phase 5 reopening.

Running through Sunday, July 11, the bar will transform all 9,000 square feet of their space, including their outdoor patio, into iconic spots inspired by 90’s Nickelodeon favorites including Rugrats, Hey Arnold!, Are You Afraid of the Dark?, CatDog, Doug, Rocko’s Modern Life, Nickelodeon Studios in Orlando at Universal Studios Florida, and much more.

The pop up will offer an exclusive selection of Nick-inspired cocktails as well as a themed food menu for guests to enjoy as they travel down memory lane. Tickets are now available, and reservations are highly encouraged. Tickets available at

The Nick Arcade pop-up will feature a throwback to some of the best moments from childhood favorites, allowing patrons the opportunity to finally take a selfie that their 90’s selves could only dream about. Along with bright colored decor specific to each show, bubbles will be plentiful and let’s not forget about the slime. Pop up aficionados will also have the opportunity to treat themselves to 90’s themed cocktails, slime shots, along with their favorite childhood lunchroom treats.

Superfans who can’t wait to see the space, can RSVP for an exclusive first look the evening prior to opening, Thursday, June 10 between 5pm and Midnight. Guests can RSVP by emailing. Every patron who attendsthat evening and shows their vaccination card upon arrival will also receive a complimentary themed cocktail, Shea Coul-Ale or Fiji water. Valid only on Thursday, June 10 for those who RSVP.

The Nick Arcade inspired pop-up is 21+ after 7pm and costs $20 per person with a $20 beverage credit, for a 90-minute reservation. People under 21 will receive a commemorative t-shirt in place of the $20 drink credit. Covid-19 restrictions will be practiced and protocols will be strictly observed to ensure the safety of patrons and employees. Guests who show proof they have been fully vaccinated will be allowed to remove their masks.

“Our fans love opportunities that give them a chance to relive their childhood,” said Mark Kwiatkowski, owner of Replay Lincoln Park, via a press release. “This one is especially for the millennials looking to get back and enjoy the city officially reopening, and we’re looking forward to some much needed 90’s inspired fun this summer.”

No word on whether they'll be a Gak Kitchen.

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Please note, this is not an official event sanctioned by Nickelodeon.

More Details:

05:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday June 10th

🧡📼 Preview Nick Arcade a day before our official launch on June 10th, 5pm-12am! Show us you’re vaccinated and get a free themed cocktail or Shea Coul-Ale or Fiji water. If you’re fully vaccinated (2 weeks) you can remove your mask! Please email with your reservation time and party size to reserve your spot! #NickArcade #PopUp #Phase5 #Chicago #Summer

Nick Arcade
03:00 PM - 02:00 AM
Friday June 11th

🧡 📼 We’re going back to the 90s in our newest pop-up, Nick Arcade, launching June 11th! Featuring photo-ops from your fave childhood shows like Rugrats, Hey Arnold, The Wild Thornberries, Rocko’s Modern Life, Doug, Legends of the Hidden Temple, and Double Dare, as well as drinks inspired by your favorite throwback lunchroom snacks and drinks, and of course, plenty of SLIME. Stay tuned for special events, new drinks, and more, all coming this summer as we reminisce on the good ole’ days.  Grab tickets for a $20 drink credit and a 90-minute table reservation. Plan in advance! Tickets will sell FAST and you don’t want to miss out!Tickets:  21+ after 7pm, under 21 allowed with reservation before 7pm* *Guests under 21 will receive a commemorative t-shirt in place of a $20 drink credit

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Originally published: June 09, 2021 at 02:04 BST.

Sources: PatchiHeartRadio, UrbanMatter, Q1985.

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