The Weekend Wrap-Up: "Party at the Pier"

The Weekend Wrap-Up: "Party at the Pier"

Every Saturday in the summer, Pier 31 along with The Way We Were Promotions hosts, “House on the Beach”, a weekly day party featuring the best Chicago House Music DJs. With the city skyline in the backdrop, it is the go to place for a party with a relaxed and casual atmosphere

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CHOSEN FEW FESTIVAL 2017: PT. 1-PREPARING FOR THE FESTIVAL

CHOSEN FEW FESTIVAL 2017: PT. 1-PREPARING FOR THE FESTIVAL

The Chosen Few Festival is two weeks away and my friends and I are already planning for two days filled with music and fun. Over the next two weeks, I'll be sharing some of my favorite tips, tricks and helpful hints for navigating the festival. Today's post is for the people I call my "1st Responders". These are the ones who are the first in line and the ones who set tents up throughout the park for most of their friends to enjoy!!!  My friend and I host a tent at the picnic each year.   Hosting a tent at the picnic is a great way to have a central spot for you and your friends to hang out in between dancing and socializing.  The key to a dope tent set up is planning and teamwork!  

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Party on The Plaza

Party on The Plaza

June is the kickoff of the Chosen Few DJs House Music Mix at Daley Plaza. Once a month until October, house people converge under the Picasso statue at Daley Plaza in the Center of downtown Chicago and dance during their respective lunch breaks

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Renaissance Wednesday!!!

Renaissance Wednesday!!!

Walking into the Renaissance, I felt like I was stepping back in time. Located in Bronzeville, also known as the “Black Metropolis”, The Renaissance Bronzeville is a beautiful venue that combines vintage style with modern accents.   Reminiscent of old jazz clubs that used to line the Bronzeville neighborhood streets, the venue is full of ambiance and style.  Big Bands have been replaced by soulful DJs playing to an eclectic crowd of young professionals and seasoned house people.  Spacious and comfortable seating surround the perimeter of the club with a dedicated VIP area to the left of the DJ Booth.  There is a decent sized dance floor and a huge bar.  It feels intimate without feeling cramped. 

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