For four years now, ComedySportz has been hosting a New Year’s Hangover Stand-Up Marathon as a respite (or at least distraction) from headaches, nausea, and college football. This year’s marathon features 20 comedians, including Adam Burke and Megan Gailey, and also mimosas and Bloody Marys.
Or maybe you're in the mood for brunch? Check our listings for a complete rundown of restaurants offering New Year's Day grub.
Chicago staples Lynne Jordan & the Shivers perform at City Winery.
For more on these events and others, check out the Reader's daily Agenda page.