The yearly festival juggernaut known as the Electric Daisy Carnival has actually revealed some huge modifications for its 8th event at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
EDC 2018 will be held May 18-20, moving from its standard Dad’s Day weekend in June, with tickets going on sale Thursday, September 28 at noon. The three-day fest will include prolonged hours, which will include a new opening ceremony on the Cosmic Meadow lawn before gates open every day, and occasion manufacturers Insomniac will be turning over its shuttle bus program to “an independent group that operates the country’s largest music and sporting events,” according to the statement.
However the biggest brand-new development created to ease the constantly frustrating traffic circulation to and from the Speedway is to turn EDC into a huge outdoor camping trip. For the first time, the occasion will offer a “completely immersive camping program” nearby to the celebration grounds where people can lease air-conditioned tents with dust-control canvas walls, synthetic lawn and electrical outlets, or upgrade to tents with beds, linens, towels and furnishings. (Attendees will not be permitted to bring their own tents.) Festival-goers can likewise bring their own rv and hook it as much as the pre-arranged power website or lease a totally set up, Insomniac-provided Recreational Vehicle. Costs for all rentals will be revealed in the future.
“The new outdoor camping areas will eliminate vehicle traffic for campers, offering a simple commute and hassle-free ins and outs of the celebration every day,” specifies today’s statement. “At the center of the camping sites, fans can enjoy lots of shade, seating, water, food and beverage suppliers, a general shop, activities and more. A surrounding location will permit the development of Noise Camps where headliners [participants] can build out their own themed environments.”
Construction on Interstate 15 to develop extra lanes and a pull-off location near the Speedway is expected to be finished before EDC starts. In 2017, more than 400,000 people went to the celebration over 3 days.
Early Owl three-day general admission passes are $325 and VIP three-day passes are $699 (prior to taxes and charges). Guests who miss early ticket buying will have the chance to acquire the brand-new Wise Owl tier at $340 for three-day basic admission. For more information, go to edclasvegas.com.