The Other Side

The Other Side is a nonprofit organization in Crystal Lake, Illinois, registered as a 501(c)3, dedicated to helping people in the McHenry County and Chicagoland area. The Other Side is the first step in establishing a series of programs to address the needs of young people in these areas.

At The Other Side, there are several forms of entertainment available throughout the week, including events that are hosted on a monthly basis. There are also several lounge areas used for casual gatherings on the weekends. Games include a pool table, ping-pong table, bag toss set, darts, and video games that are available during operating hours.

For larger events, The Other Side utilizes the professional lighting, sound system, and custom stage to get the crowd in the mood to party. The atmosphere is great for live music, karaoke, open mic nights, comedy, and dances. The Other Side and its members work together to provide a healthy and positive experience for those who are part of our fellowship.



8pm to Midnight


8pm to 2am


8pm to 2am

Sun - Wed



  • Zombie Manana Album Release Party with Althea Grace @ THE OTHER SIDE

    Jul 2015
    - 9:00PM -


    Come join us for the release of Zombie Mañana’s FIRST album on Friday, July 31st!!! Entry is only $8 and half of all proceeds will go to support The Other Side. Bring a friend to what is sure to be an amazing show. Althea Grace starts our night off at 9pm. Don’t be late!

    The Other Side
    93 E Berkshire Dr
    Crystal Lake, IL 60014