Headliners, the world of EDC is expanding once again as organisers have announced news about the first-ever EDC China, set to debut Sunday, April 29, and Monday, April 30, at Shanghai International Music Park in Shanghai, China.
As the third home for EDC in Asia, the inaugural EDC China will bring all the magic and imagination that has made the festival a truly global phenomenon. For two fun-filled days, organisers transforming the vast city landscape in the heart of Shanghai into an unparalleled festival experience via imaginative theatrical performers, incredible fireworks displays, and a stacked lineup featuring the world’s top dance music artists across three fantastical stages.
Kicking off EDC China in full-on EDC fashion as they bring some of our signature stages to Shanghai—including kineticFIELD, circuitGROUNDS, and neonGARDEN, as well as the Headliner-favorite boomboxARTCAR. Making its international debut, the kineticTEMPLE stage will venture overseas to EDC China, where fans will be immersed in an imaginative story embracing life, creativity, nature, and technology.
Originally launched in 1997 in Los Angeles with a small crowd of dance music lovers, EDC has since grown exponentially, having hosted more than 1 million fans worldwide throughout its 22-year history. EDC China marks the festival’s sixth international destination and the latest global chapter in EDC history.
Check out the phase 1 artists announcement below: