10 EDM Festivals You Won't Want To Miss !
Summer is right around the corner and you know what that means... festival season is going to be in full swing! While there are loads of festivals around the world, here are the top 10 festivals you should attend this year!
1. Burning Man
Creativity, music, community, art and love are just a few things you can expect from this out-of-this-world festival. Not only do DJs and musicians like Thomas Jack come out to play for free in the middle of the Nevada desert but you can take yoga classes, check out amazing artwork, camp out in the desert and let your inhibitions run wild! Burning Man takes place on August 28- Sept 5th 2016. You can get your tickets here !
Taking place in Palm Springs, California Coachella 2016 kicks off on the weekend of April 14-17 with Weekend 2 set for April 21-24. Expect to see kick ass performances from EDM artists like KSHMR, Flume, Calvin Harris and more. There is something for everyone at Coachella with all genres represented. Be prepared to showcase your hottest look and rock out and camp out in southern Cali. Tickets available here!
Probably the biggest EDM festival in the U.S, EDC Las Vegas returns this June to celebrate their 20th anniversary and you can definitely expect the best of the best to headline this year's EDC! The three day festival takes place on June 17-19th in the desert in Nevada. Get your tickets here
4. Ultra Miami
Following last year's Ultra in Miami with guest appearances from Justin Bieber and P. Diddy, this year's Ultra surely won't disappoint. Ultra will take place in downtown Miami with headliners Kaskade, Avicci, Armin van Burren, Carl Cox, Tiesto, Zedd, and much more. The three day festival will take place on March 18-20th. Limited 3 day VIP passes are still available. Get them before they are all sold out here !
Tomorrowland is definitely the place to be especially with the uncertain future of TomorrowWorld here in the U.S. Travel to Belgium and be in the heart of the EDM scene. Of course, all the best and renown EDM DJs will be there!
Lightning In A Bottle, a four day music and arts festival in Bradley, California hopes to not only provide amazing music but change lives in the process. 'We want people to not only be inspired at the festival, but to leave and make a big difference at home in their communities.' The 4 day festival will begin May 25th and end on May 30th. The line up includes Big Gigantic, Grimes, Cashmere Cat, and more. Get your tickets and camp passes here.
If you're eager to get away this summer and still want to rave out, Awakenings Festival is the perfect place to be. Taking place in Amsterdam, the Mecca of EDM, Awakenings Festival will be hosting their 16th anniversary in 2016. Adam Beyer, Maceo Plex, Maya Jane Coles, The Martinez Brothers and others will be in attendance to perform. The festival will take place on June 25th-26th. Get your tickets here!
Dating back to 1993, Mysteryland is now the world’s longest-running electronic music, culture and art festival. For the 3rd year in a row, Mysteryland will be back in the legendary 1969 Woodstock Festival arena of Bethel Woods, NY! Relive the woodstock experience with a huge range of electro DJs like Odesza, Skrillex, Bassnecter, The Chainsmokers and more. Get your tickets and camping passes here for June 10-13!
9. Electric Zoo
Electric Zoo returns to NYC this summer with another crazy three day festival! Once again taking place in New York City's Randall's Island, this year's zoo theme will be Wild Island. Get your Early Bird Pre Sale now.
10. EDC NY
EDC NY: On the road to EDC Las Vegas, make sure to check into New York for Electric Daisy! This year, EDC NY will return to New York City and will take place in Queens, NY at the Citi Field Stadium. The two day festival will take place on May 14-15. Buy tickets here!