Trackside OTB

Trackside Chicago

TRACKSIDE CHICAGO
 

  • Trackside Chicago & Joe's Bar Entrances

  • Inside Trackside Chicago's Main Wagering Room

  • Joe's Back Bar Equipped with Wagering Terminals

  • An outside view of Trackside Chicago - now has a rooftop deck!

  • Some of Trackside Chicago's wagering terminals

  • Flat screen TVs in Joe's front bar

  • Wagering parlor

  • Joe's Bar staff

  • Trackside OTB Logo

Where

Joe's Bar on Weed Street
940 W. Weed Street
Chicago, IL 60642
Phone
OTB: (312) 787-9600
Joe's Bar on Weed Street: (312) 337-3486
 Hours
OTB Hours of Operation:
  • Sunday - Thursday: 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
  • Friday - Saturday: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. or last Illinois Simulcast Race
  • Race Event Days: please call for early opening times on days such as the Kentucky Derby
Joe's Bar on Weed Street Hours of Operation:
  • Monday: 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m./12:00 a.m. (depending on concerts, events, games)
  • Tuesday - Thursday: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m./2:00 a.m. (depending on concerts, events, games)
  • Friday: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
  • Saturday: 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 a.m.
  • Sunday: 10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m./12:00 a.m. (depending on concerts, events, games)
Admission
Admission is $2 per City of Chicago and Cook County laws.
Parking
Valet service & limited street parking
Directions
From I-90/94:
  • Take the North Avenue exit
  • Go 1 mile east on North Avenue
  • Turn right onto Freemont Street
  • Turn left onto Weed Street
  • Trackside Chicago will be on the left hand side
Bus:
  • Take the North Avenue Bus which stops at the corner of North & Sheffield Avenue
  • Walk one block south on Sheffield Avenue
  • Turn left onto Weed Street
  • Trackside Chicago will be on the right hand side
Train:
  • Take the red line to the Clybourn stop
  • Walk one block west on North Avenue
  • Turn left onto Freemont Street
  • Turn right onto Weed Street
  • Trackside Chicago will be on the right hand side
 About
Joe's Bar
&
Trackside Chicago

  • Located in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, Joe's Bar specializes in sports, live music & group events.
  • Daily Racing Forms and Simulcast Programs are available daily in the OTB during hours of operation.
  • The restaurant & bar are open for breakfast, lunch, & dinner.
  • Joe's Bar on Weed Street offers concerts, trivia nights & more! Visit JoesBar.com for more information.