SWORD FIGHT 2 @ Maria’s / KIMSKI Sunday!

🗡️ SWORD FIGHT 2 on SUNDAY! 🌭 Also Don’t Miss Artist Block V.666 🎃 & DJs Catieo, Sol Sun, & Glenn Russell!



Wednesday Oct 18
 –  Game Night! 9pm

Every Wednesday night is Game Night at Maria’s. Check out one of our games or BYOGame.



Thursday Oct 19 – DJ Catie-O, 9pm
DJ catieo will spin through our lovely galaxy featuring a mix of electronic and avant garde music, French electronic avant-garde, space disco, freakbeat, psychadelic, psych folk, Dutch Space Rock, Japanase Psych, including the Spotnicks, Cosmic Machine, Mistral, Space, The Rockets & many more psych and celestial delights. These cosmic tunes will all be paired up with vintage sci-fi films and space themed visuals!




Friday Oct 20 –  Homegrown – DJ Sol Sun, 9pm
Funk, soul, disco and broken beats




Saturday Oct 21 – Artist Block V.666 – All Drawllows’ Eve,  1-6pm
It’s the 6th artist block where everyone is invited to sit, drink, draw, collab, kick it, or all of the above! There’s a box of random art supplies you can borrow, and FREE doodle paper!! Design your costume?! We’ll also have SPOOKY activity and coloring pages if you don’t wanna draw! No need to be “an artist” just stop by and doodle!




Saturday Oct 21 –  Electronik Bleeps – DJ Glenn Russell, 9pm
A night of Blips, Bleeps, Sloooooosh! Perky Experimental and Electronik Muzik Muizik Muzik




Sunday Oct 22 –  SWORD FIGHT, 2 – 6pm

Publican Quality Meats will defend it’s title against this year’s Sausage Battle Royale winners by competing in sausage javelin, sausage limbo, a sausage relay race, and a sausage eating contest!

COMPETITORS: Publican Quality Meats, Flip! Hamburger Bar, Filipino Kitchen, Chop Shop Chicago, also… Special Mystery Sausage!

Stop by and choose your favorite!

*Kimski will not be serving brunch, sausages will be available.

This Weekend at Maria’s



Friday Sept 22 –  MASTER BLASTER DJ JUSTIN LONG, 9pm

DJ Justin Long takes you on a musical journey featuring hidden gems from rare cuts mixed mixed with some freakish dance beats.




Saturday Sept 23 – BRIDGETOBER FEST, 3-8pm 

The Munich Beer Festival, or Oktoberfest, is an event of superlatives – it’s the largest popular festival in the world, staging in the beer metropolis of Munich. Millions of visitors from all over the world flock along every year to enjoy its very special atmosphere. For this occasion, Hofbräu brews a rich, full-bodied beer which goes down ideally with traditional Bavarian cuisine. With its deliciously bitter taste and alcoholic content of 6.3% volume, Hofbräu Oktoberfestbier is as special as the Beer Festival itself. It pairs perfectly with the bratwurst Chef Won Kim will be grilling out on the patio from 3-8pm on Saturday. Come celebrate Bridgeport’s first ever Bridgetober Fest in honor of the festival in Munich.




Saturday Sept 23 – The Future Is Cancelled DJ Mike Broers, 9pm

DJ Mike Broers pairs rare electronic jams with strange cinematic gems for this multimedia extravaganza.

Sunday Sept 24 –  Brunch, 12 – 4pm

Every Sunday Kimski serves a classic seasonal brunch. Followed by regular Kimski menu from 5-9 PM



Mon Sept 25 – SAUSAGE BATTLE ROYALE – FLIP vs. QUIOTE, 5pm

This Monday join us for the last SAUSAGE BATTLE ROYALE of the season. Don’t miss it, it will be a great match up, FLIP vs QUIOTE. Vote for you favorite sausage and the winner will advance to the 2nd Annual Sausage Fest in October. $10 for a sausage and beer, or cocktail.  
 


Tues Sept 26 – Sketch Night 

Tattoo artists from Hammerhead present Sketch Night at Maria’s. 

SKETCH NIGHT Tuesday 9/26

KOPO BBQ today!

Today’s KOPO BBQ will be Kimski sausages with house made white kimchi and soju mustard. 5:00 on the patio at Maria’s / Kimski. 

This Week at Maria’s Packaged Goods & Community Bar + Kimski



Wednesday Sept 6 –  Letherbee Pop Up, 7 – midnight


Sample some artisan spirits by this independent Chicago distillery. They make Letherbee Original Label Gin, Barrel­-Aged Absinthe, Autumnal & Vernal Gins, Bësk, and Fernet.




Wednesday Sept 6 –  Game Night 7-11pm

Game Night at Maria’s is every Wednesday. Play one from our collection or bring your own. 




Thursday Sept 7 – The Global Griot – DJ Mwelwa

A global mix of reggae, morna, forro, semba, salsa, bachata, samba, merengue, afrobeat, ndombolo, rai, jazz, funk, son, soukous, blues, calypso, classical, rock, bhangra, zouk, house, soca, and various types of Arabic, Indian & African varieties.




Friday Sept 8 –  New Incognito Window – Special Guest

Playing vinyl and digital new releases — all styles and genre’s — pop, rock, r&b, hip-hop, funk, soul, world, psychedelic, electronic, experimental, indie, alternative, left-field, house, techno, vaporwave, dance, lo-fi, edits, remixes




Saturday Sept 9 – Odd Style from the Numbered Streets – DJs Scrabblor & Dookie Blaster

Starts and ends with R&B and travels the beats between from hip hop to rock to jazz to disco




Sunday Sept 10 –  Brunch, Noon – 4pm

Drop on by for our seasonal summer classic brunch. Followed by regular Kimski menu 5-9 PM. 




Mon Sept 11 – KOPO BBQ, 5pm

Kimski is closed on Mondays but join us in the patio for KOPO BBQ (Korean Polish BBQ) at 5pm every Monday. $10 for a brat and a beer, or cocktail.

Sunday Aug 13 HUNGRY AS F*CK PRESENTS ONO BRUNCH / Monday Aug 14 KOPO BBQ



Sun Aug 12 – Ono Brunch – Summer day party extravaganza – noon-3pm 
Followed by regular dinner menu 5-9 PM



Mon Aug 13 – KOPO BBQ

Kimski is closed on Mondays but join us in the patio for KOPO BBQ (Korean Polish BBQ) at 5pm every Monday. $10 for a brat and a beer, or cocktail.

Brunch Lox vs Beat Box



Weds Aug 2 –  Maria’s Game Night, 7-11 PM


Every Wednesday night at Maria’s we play board games, card games, and video games. We have a few dozen titles that you can play outside our usual old game library shelf in the original bar. But feel free to bring your own! Play tabletop games like Battleship, Jenga, Connect Four, and Forbidden Island, Codenames, Jenga, Secret Hitler, Timeline, Bang!, Mastermind, Uno, and more.




Thurs Aug 3 – The Global Griot – DJ Mwelwa

A global mix of reggae, morna, forro, semba, salsa, bachata, samba, merengue, afrobeat, ndombolo, rai, jazz, funk, son, soukous, blues, calypso, classical, rock, bhangra, zouk, house, soca, and various types of Arabic, Indian & African varieties.




Fri Aug 4 – Off the Clock – DJs Cotton Fantasy, Coach Orenstrong,
Princey Baby


The infectious sounds of boogie, new wave, soul, and soft rock — all vinyl, all good vibes, all night.




Sat Aug 5 – New Incognito Window – DJ: Mark Reyes

Playing vinyl and digital new releases — all styles and genre’s — pop, rock, r&b, hip-hop, funk, soul, world, psychedelic, electronic, experimental, indie, alternative, left-field, house, techno, vaporwave, dance, lo-fi, edits, remixes



Sun Aug 6 – Brunchlox – Summer day party extravaganza – noon-4pm


The Brunchlox crew are following up a couple of fun parties this past fall/winter and once again teaming up with our pals at Kimski (960 W. 31st) to throw another daytime jam! We’re so excited to do it again and hopefully you are too! DJs: PAUL JOHNSON, FRANKIE VEGA, DNS, CACHET, HOT MIX 3 & KARL ALMARIA. Plus, indulge yourself in some tasty takes on summer brunch treats with a lot of flavor and spice (noon – 4). The place will be baking and shaking (and stirred).

Followed by regular Kimski menu 5-9 PM

Mon Aug 7 – Bartender’s Choice

Maria’s expert mixologists mix up the tunes and cocktails. Kimski is closed Mondays.

Homegrown Beats & Tasty Treats

Weds July 19 – Maria’s Game Night, 7-11 PM



Every Wednesday night at Maria’s we play board games, card games, and video games. We have a few dozen titles that you can play outside our usual old game library shelf in the original bar. But feel free to bring your own!  

Game Menu: Clue, Connect Four, Jenga, Secret Hitler, Timeline, Forbidden Island, Battleship, Mastermind, Trivial Pursuit, Cards Against Humanity, Trading Races, Uno, Coup, and Bang!


Thurs July 20 – Bass Heavy Funky Grooves – DJ Catieo

 

Get ready for a night of groovy tunes, disco and electronica from all over the world! Line-up includes gems like Ikebe Shakedown, the Mighty Hannibal, Monophonics, Walter Washington, Jimmy Hicks, Lipps, Inc., Okay Temiz, Cerrone, Zapp & many more.  No doubts about the bass line in these riveting tunes, so warm up your soul, sip on a refreshing cold beverage & feel the grooves alongside a fun set of video finds!

Fri July 21 – Homegrown – DJ Sol Sun



Funk, soul, disco and broken beats 

Sat July 22 – Future Is Cancelled – DJ Mike Broers



Pairs rare electronic jams with strange cinematic gems for this multimedia extravaganza

Sun July 23 –  Infinity In Stereo: Unique Sounds from the Hi-Fi – Hosted by DJ Glenn Russell 



Listen up! Featuring a diverse spectrum of hidden musical gems, both past and present, and all all vinyl. Digging deep into their vast record collection, our fervid musical archaeologists, the Groove Merchants, will bring light to many artists, styles and forms of music that are often sadly overlooked or unknown to the common ear.

Mon July 24 – KOPO BBQ 5 PM 



Maria’s Packaged Goods & Community Bar and Kimski is proud to re-invigorate our popular weekly Monday evening BBQ cookouts with a our master griller Won Kim handling the heat for our Ko-Po BBQ (Korean/Polish) featuring his take on polishes and kimchi. 

The barbecue takes place every Monday evening beginning @ 5 PM (weather permitting) in our outdoor patio which allows our customers to relax and enjoy the pleasant summer breezes with a refreshing cocktail or quenching seasonal beer. The Ko-Po BBQ will feature a brat with kimchi, fixings and sides and either a draft beer or draft cocktail for only $10.

Mon July 24 – Cutwater Spirit Tasting 5PM



Join us to a special tasting of Cutwater’s canned cocktails featuring Rum & Ginger (crafted from pure cane sugar, with our fresh and spicy house-made ginger beer to create a robust yet balanced craft cocktail), Rum & Cola (crafted from pure cane sugar blends with earthy cardamom in their house-made cola to create a uniquely exotic yet inviting flavor), Gin & Tonic (blended their clean and fragrant Old Grove Gin with our house-made grapefruit cucumber tonic to re-create the perfect match and Vodka & Soda (they start with their exceptionally smooth award-winning Fugu Vodka. Then add just the right touch of grapefruit to our unique house-made soda).
 
Sun July 23 – Kimski Brunch (noon – 4 PM)



Drop on by for our seasonal summer classic brunch and enjoy our seasonal mimosas and Bloody Mary’s

Followed by regular Kimski menu 5-9 PM 

This Weekend at Maria’s and Kimski…

Sat July 15 – Electronik Bleeps – DJ Glenn Russel

A night of Blips, Bleeps, Sloooooosh! Perky Experimental and Electronik Muzik Muizik Muzik

Sun July 16 – Kimski Brunch (noon – 4 PM)

Drop on by for our seasonal summer classic brunch and enjoy our seasonal mimosas and Bloody Mary’s. Followed by regular Kimski menu 5-9 PM. 

Mon July 17 – 5 PM – Ko-Po (Korean/Polish) BBQ



Maria‘s Packaged Goods & Community Bar and Kimski is proud to re-invigorate our popular weekly Monday evening BBQ cookouts with a our master griller Won Kim handling the heat for our Ko-Po BBQ (Korean/Polish) featuring his take on polishes and kimchi. 

The barbecue takes place every Monday evening beginning @ 5 PM (weather permitting) in our outdoor patio which allows our customers to relax and enjoy the pleasant summer breezes with a refreshing cocktail or quenching seasonal beer. The Ko-Po BBQ will feature a brat with kimchi, fixings and sides and either a draft beer or draft cocktail for only $10.