Psychic Speakeasy: An Evening of Mind Reading in Room 13 - Atlas Obscura

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Psychic Speakeasy: An Evening of Mind Reading in Room 13

Join us for an intimate evening with a local mentalist inside a cozy, Prohibition-themed speakeasy.

Join Atlas Obscura for a night of cocktail conjuring and divination with one of Chicago's leading psychic entertainers at Old Chicago Inn's Room 13 speakeasy. Mind reader Jacob Mayfield will host the evening of music and magic from Room 13's grand piano, involving the audience in improbable illusions and experiments in ESP. Before and after the performance, you can mingle with the mind reader while enjoying classic cocktails from the Jazz Age. Mayfield may not reveal his secrets, but he'll be happy to reveal a drink recommendation.

This highly-anticipated special performance will take place in the Old Chicago Inn’s Room 13 speakeasy. Like all proper speakeasies, a password is required for entry. The password will be sent to ticket holders via email 48 hours prior to the event. 


  • The event will be held at Room 13, a secret, members-only speakeasy in Lakeview.
  • Enter through the entrance on the south side of the building, head downstairs, and knock on the door. You'll need the password (given after ticket purchase) to enter, along with your tickets.
  • This event is strictly 21+.
  • Doors for the event will open at 6:30 p.m., and the show will begin promptly at 7 p.m.
  • Last call is at 9 p.m.
  • This event has limited ADA accessibility.  


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Advance ticket sales only. All ticket sales are final. No refunds or exchanges.