Chicago Culture, Celebrity, Arts & Entertainment
Chicago culture, arts & entertainment with Billy Dec

Enjoy “What’s on Dec” this week on ABC TV “Windy City Live!”

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Click here to see Rockit Ranch CEO Billy Dec‘s inside scoop on the best parties, fests, games, concerts, events.. on his latest Thursday 11am weekly ABC TV segment called “What’s on Dec” on “Windy City Live!”

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From Improv to The Harvard Club of Chicago

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From Improv to The Harvard Club of Chicago

Thank you to all who came to see me at improv olympic last night! It was such a rush- the artists w/me on stage were so amazingly funny & talented- do not miss the next show I do there- or just go anytime as they always have mind blowing shows, and its a chicago institution to enjoy & support! Next up, tomorrow I speak to my fellow alumni at the harvard club of chicago!

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Chicago Blackhawks Appreciation Night at Rockit Wrigley for my Social Media Friends!

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Chicago Blackhawks Appreciation Night at Rockit Wrigley for my Social Media Friends!

Remember when I shared these personal pics (that got 250,000 views in 24hrs) the night I was w/the Blackhawks when they came home w/the Stanley Cup?! The team came straight to Rockit first, threw me in their bus, we hit the town, and we ended the celebration w/the most memorable party ever at the Underground at 4am- just hours before the celebratory parade downtown!

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Rockit Ranch Team Members Helping Out aChicagoThing.com & Chicago Band 1900s

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Rockit Ranch Team Members Helping Out aChicagoThing.com & Chicago Band 1900s

The 1900s – “Lay a Ghost” from Matt ROAN on Vimeo. first off, how are you all liking our new blog layout?! Shout out to our rockit ranch interactive marketing guru tim toomey who re-designed our blog to better serve you & your mobile devices! And shoutout to another team member, our underground dj matt [...]

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Come to my 1st night on stage at Chicago’s infamous iO Improv Olympic!

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Come to my 1st night on stage at Chicago’s infamous iO Improv Olympic!

Ever try something that you never thought you could do? This Monday night, I’m jumping on the infamous improv olympic (iO) stage where people I have loved like Chris Farley, Tina Fey, Mike Myers, Jack McBrayer, Rachel Dratch, Tim Meadows, Amy Poehler, Seth Meyers.. Just to name a few, all got their start! Ya, I’m kind of freaking out- not gonna to lie.. Want to come see it?!?!

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Billy Dec, ‘The Unofficial Host of Chicago’

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From City’s Best – February 14th, 2011 Billy Dec is the unofficial host of Chicago. He’s an entrepreneur, a restaurateur and quite possibly, Chicago’s biggest supporter. He’s generous to causes important to his heart (Chicago Food Depository) and passionate about work. He’s a private guy (he declined to talk about his personal life), but an [...]

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“Rock The Vote” Chicago Mayoral Debate After-Party Hosted by Billy Dec w/ Live Performance by American Idol Winner Lee DeWyze

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Join me for the Rock The Vote Nights party, after the big mayoral debate, this Thursday night (2/17) 8-10p, at Rockit! Chicagoan & American Idol winner Lee DeWyze is coming home to perform live, candidates should be by to mingle, will be a fun way to continue the important message that we need more & [...]

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Guess who all is headed to the 53rd grammy awards!

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Billy Dec at the 2010 Grammys from A Chicago Thing on Vimeo. I’m off to los angeles in the morning because its grammy time again- this Sunday the 13th! Here is a quick video of me on the red carpet last year after my twitter followers wanted more than just my tweetpics. How many people [...]

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Party For My Twitter & Facebook Friends!

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I have enjoyed the friendships, talks, news, info, feedback… So much on twitter, that I promised my 1st 10,000 twitter followers a party- and even asked them to help me plan it! Many asked to break the party into multiple events w/ different dates to choose from since some want to fly in, take off work, make a night of it.. Many added that they wanted killer food, live music, sports, drinks, fun giveaways.. And even some were kind enough to say they wanted it to benefit a good cause… so here’s what I came up with so far!

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My shot on fox’s “Chicago code” and a chance to help people in need!

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Did you catch the premiere of “chicago code” on fox last night?! What did you think?! I’m psyched to see my part on the season finale- here’s aquick behind the scenes video of me in my trailer, on set, kicking it w/the leads between our takes (where they manhandle me) & more! Shoutout to simon [...]

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A Chicago Thing Two Year Anniversary Party Photos

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A Chicago Thing Two Year Anniversary Party Photos

aChicagoThing.com 2 Year Anniversary pictures are in! Take a look to see all the fun- & thank you off for the support and help to raise money for the Greater Chicago Food Depository!

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