The 29th annual Chosen Few Picnic was a lovefest

The 29th annual Chosen Few picnic was the place to be on July 6, 2019. The official South Side Chicago celebration sets the stage for every festival that comes after it. This year was no different.  This picnic started out as a small gathering among friends and has grown into a worldwide phenomenon. It is […]

The 28th annual Chosen Few Picnic is an example of what is great about Chicago

The Chosen Few Picnic is everything that is great about Chicago. In its 28th year, an event that started off as a small gathering behind the Museum of Science and Industry has turned into a Chicago staple and the biggest party of the year. This picnic represents many things to many people. By default, it’s […]

The 27th annual Chosen Few Weekend brings peace and love to Chicago

The Chosen Few remains the cornerstone and launch of summertime in Chicago. Thousands converged upon Jackson Park, the future home of former President Obama’s library, to take part in what has become a tradition. House music was shaped and formed in Chicago and has since spread around the world inspiring everything from drum and bass […]

Thousands attend 25th anniversary of The Chosen Few Picnic in Chicago

I remember hearing about the picnic behind the museum every year. Sometimes, I would make my way over there to enjoy the summer fun. Now, 25 years later this picnic behind the museum has morphed into a Chicago tradition recognized worldwide as The Chosen Few Picnic. On the surface, this gathering is about house music, […]