Halloween Costume Contest
Get your photo taken at the official Haunted Halloween Ball Photo Shoot. All photos will be upload to the Facebook page after the event. Tag yourself in the pictures by November 9th. The top 3 winners will be notified online to win $3,000 in cash and prizes! Visit the Photo Gallery to see past guest costumes! Don your sexiest, most outrageous costume and come party with 3,000 people at a haunted hotel for Chicago’s biggest Halloween costume party, the Haunted Halloween Ball.
DJ Rock City
Known as one of the most uniquely influential tastemakers in Chicago and snagging coveted awards like “#1 DJ in Chicago” and “Men of Style” by Chicago’s most respected publications, DJ Rock City has made his way to the top by exuding excellence in everything he does. You can’t deny an unmistakable passion for music, keen business smarts, a distinctive silhouette and a knack for always being the most interesting person in the room. DJ Rock City has taken his craft and built an empire, not only turning tables for Chicago’s A-List at the hottest clubs – The Underground, Sub 51, Paris Club – but also spinning at high profile social events, hipster house parties and overseas for frequent bookings in Asia, India, Mexico and London. When Hollywood comes to Chicago, there’s no doubt DJ Rock City is in a nearby booth. Bruno Mars, David Beckham, Zach Efron, John Legend, Giuliana Rancic, and Shia LaBeouf are among the A-listers who have graced a packed house during his sets. Celebrity events and career highlights include a set at the Emmy’s, Green Tie Ball and the 2012 London Olympics
Hailing from the birthplace of House Music, Torio is set on blazing his own path with a unique blend of production, power, and personality in everything he does. Working on genre bending tracks that seamlessly weave between Big Room Progressive, Electro, and everything in between, Torio has a no holds barred approach to his music. He has been featured on tracks with the likes of legendary DJ/Producers such as Bad Boy Bill and has received support from industry heavyweights such as Hardwell, Axwell, Fedde LeGrand, Ferry Corsten, Markus Schulz, Laidback Luke, Nari & Milani, Blasterjaxx, Tritonal, Giuseppe Ottaviani, Chuckie, Project 46, Roger Shah, Andy Duguid, DJ Feel, and more!
2014 proved to be a successful year for Torio with his hit remix of the Classic Trance Anthem “Just Be” by Tiësto Feat. Kirsty Hawkshaw which hit #25 on the Beatport Top100. He followed that up, by releasing a collaboration with Polina of “Ever After” which went Top 10 on Progressive House and “Call To You” which reached #24.
All of last years success led to Torio being selected by Digitally Imported Radio to host his own weekly show. “Ever After Radio Show” airs every Friday after Above & Beyond Group Therapy, generating hundreds of thousands of listeners. With his #24 remix of “Two Souls” by JES and his remake of Cyndi Lauper’s “Time After Time” which hit #16 on the Beatport Top 100, Torio shows no sign of losing steam, expect 2015 to be a monster year for this up-and-coming Chicago artist.
The ultimate party rocker. Jkon’s open format style of djing is truly amazing. Not just sticking to one style of music for the night, but Jumping from hip hop favorites to heart bounding house tracks. His style of djing has him spinning range of parties from the big clubs to unique house parties. Jkon has spun for many clubs here in Chicago from Soundbar, Parliament , Mercer, and any more! With Jkon on the decks combined with his personality and style he is the ultimate party rocker here in Chicago!
CHiBASS MAFIA gained popularity building mashups out of well known songs, while maintaining a consistent dance flow, making them dance hall masters and quick local favorites. But they don’t start nor do they stop with the mashup. They are cunning tricksters of the booty shake, bass music playing whatever will make people get off the seat and step to the beat.
Word of mouth about CHiBASS MAFIA eclectic mashup of house, minimal techno, trap, and sleazy R&B genre jumping beats quickly spread, and thrust them to the forefront of Chicago’s music industry. With several hard hitting projects in the works you can always count on a stellar set when CHiBASS MAFIA preforms. Now working with a full on production studio the possibility are endless. Expect the unexpected always putting a twist on every set and dropping the tracks like you have never heard before