Top 10 EDM Festivals In The World
EDM festivals are the biggest, best parties across the globe. Wondering where to find the best? Wonder no more. Here’s the Top 10 EDM Festivals in the world.
10. Boom Festival in Portugal isn’t afraid to walk on the hippie side, with a healthy dose of art and envrio-consciousness alongside acts like Liquid Soul and Daksinamurti.
9. Dance Valley puts the Netherlands on the map every year. With 19 years in the same place and hosting the likes of Paul Oakenfold and Richie Hawtin, it’s got staying power.
8. The World Electronic Music Festival (WEMF) warms up the Great White North as the first multi-day, outdoor EDM fest in Canada with heavyweights like Moby, Skirllex laying down beats.
7. Going down under? Stereosonic is the place to be! Proving the Auzzie’s can do it too, Stereosonic is only 2 years old, but already the biggest fest down under bringing in the likes of Diplo and Dash Berlin.
6. Sensation divides it’s music between Black (hardstyle) and White (house), and keeps you out of the elements by staying indoors. Starting in the Netherlands, it’s now bringing party engineers like Technoboy and Felix da Housecat to more than 25 countries.
5. Tomorrowland is one of the most eclectic festivals, with Fatboy Slim and Steve Aoki playing next to LMFAO and Carl Cox. Plus it’s held in a town called Boom in Belgium. How cool is that?
4. kaZantip: The Hidden Republic stands out because this Ukrainian festival is more than five full weeks of partying! Only the hardcore partiers need apply.
3. Electric Daisy Carnival the largest music festival in North Amercia, with Afrojack, Kaskade, and more than 300,000 sweaty, dancing bodies coming together every year.
2. GlobalGathering is one of the most popular festivals in the UK, with acts like Nine Inch Nails, Nicky Romero, and more than 16 stages, it’s one of the best dance parties on the planet.
1. Ultra is the Mecca of EDM festivals. Starting in Miami and now spanning seven countries from Spain to South Korea to Chile, hosting the likes of David Guetta, deadmau5, and Tiësto. Running for 14 years, Ultra is the king of the hill.