Halloween Costume Contest
To enter, get your photo taken at the official Haunted Halloween Ball Photo Shoot before Midnight. 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 $2,000 in cash and prizes! Visit the Photo Gallery to see past guest costumes! Don your sexiest, most outrageous costume and come party with 2,000 people at a haunted hotel for Chicago’s biggest Halloween costume party, the Haunted Halloween Ball.
From playing sold out shows at some of the country’s most popular nightclubs with Artists like Drake, Rae Sremmurd and Wiz Khalifa to playing star studded celebrity birthday parties for the likes of Leonardo DiCaprio & Toby Mcguire to shutting down festival stages Apollo has quickly became a premier Open-Format Dj. By the time he was 20 Apollo had become Western Michigan Universities Game-Day dj for their football team and was dj’ing in Stadiums for 30K+ people, By the time he was 21 he was headlining some of Chicago’s premier nightclubs with his signature fusion of Hip-hop, funk, Electro, house, latin & rock. Currently Apollo plays upwards of 200+ sets a year and holds residencies at Studio Paris (Chicago), Underground Nightclub (Chicago), FWD (Cleveland) and Blind Dragon (Chicago/LA).
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.
iLLEST is a drummer, beatboxer and specializes in open format, fusion style DJing. He is no stranger to performing for large crowds at venues like Navy Pier, Tao, Tunnel, Deadbolt, Cuvee and partnering with clients such as Nike, 103.5 KISS FM Chicago, Allstate and Macy's. His high energy has allowed him to work with networks like FOX & NBC. Seeing iLLEST engage with the crowd is a memorable experience from the live drumming, hot cues on the turntables with his quick finger work and hype energy, his talent is unlike any other.
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.