Today, Insomniac announced the unparalleled lineup of artists set to perform at Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) New York 2016. The 5th edition of the festival will return to NYC at Citi Field on Saturday, May 14 and Sunday, May 15. This two-day celebration will treat fans to a newly expanded footprint featuring a larger, reimagined stage layout, the East Coast debut of Carnival Square, full-scale carnival rides, beautiful art installations and extended artist set times.
The soundtrack to EDC NY will take fans on a musical journey, showcasing a mix of fresh faces and old school favorites from genres covering, house, techno, trance and bass. Up and comers like the eclectic Alison Wonderland, LA-based Jauz, celebrated producer Sleepy Tom, and the enigmatic Marshmello will perform alongside heavyweights Kaskade, Dillon Francis, Zedd, Caspa B2B Rusko, Ferry Corsten’s highly lauded trance project Gouryella and more.
Three of Insomniac’s signature brands will host EDC’s iconic stages including the hard hitting bass, trap, and dubstep focused Bassrush, as well as the genre blending Audiotistic, known for bringing forward thinking, cutting edge artists together. Insomniac’s newest brand championing the trance movement, Dreamstate, will make its first East Coast debut at EDC New York after selling out its inaugural SoCal event in a mere four hours.
See the full EDC NY lineup below:
Aly & Fila
Caspa B2B Rusko
Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike
Ferry Corsten Presents Gouryella
Fury + MC Dino
Hot Since 82 Presents Knee Deep in New York
Madeon (DJ Set)
Nicole Moudaber Presents MoodZONE
Paul van Dyk
The Martinez Brothers
Utilizing over a million square feet of Citi Field for the first time, Insomniac’s mind-blowing production elements will immerse Headliners in a colorful city within a city. EDC New York will feature four enthralling stages amidst circus-like performers, fireworks displays, and the lively Carnival Square. Carnival Square will be the perfect place for fans to connect, dine from special food truck options, ride EDC’s iconic Ferris wheel, visit the official festival photo booth, purchase exclusive festival and artist merchandise, use Insomniac’s cell phone recharging stations, relax near imaginative art pieces and so much more.
Weekend passes for this 18+ event are on sale now, here. Two-day general admission and VIP passes are available at $229 plus fees and $459 plus fees, respectively.
This year’s EDC NY VIP amenities will feature dedicated gourmet food options, beautiful art displays, exclusive merchandise, elevated viewing decks, a full cash bar, private restroom facilities, a souvenir laminate and lanyard and many brand new activations exclusive to VIP guests. Further details on the expanded EDC NY VIP experience will be revealed in the coming months.