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For the first time, Electric Daisy Carnival will feature a camping site

If camp was your preferred part of summertime as a kid, sorry to dissatisfy you. Camp EDC will be absolutely nothing like that.

For the first time ever, the 22nd-annual Electric Daisy Carnival will use on-site outdoor camping, and it will not be your typical sleep-in-your-store-bought-tent and go-days-without-showering outdoor experience, like the one I had roughing it at Coachella a decade ago. EDC campers will have access to air-conditioned ShiftPod tents (and a Recreational Vehicle option), together with a camp center called the Mesa that will include activities like daytime swimming pool parties, yoga and workout classes, a speaker series, go-kart racing, sound healing, hula-hoop classes, rave aerobics, a barber store, food trucks, charging stations and more. And naturally, the Thursday-night kickoff party will likewise feature unique DJ guest sets, since EDC, duh.

If you scored Camp EDC tickets prior to they offered out on May 2, make sure to carry your ID on you at all times, as law enforcement might randomly card campers seen drinking alcohol– and remember that hard liquor, drugs, glass bottles and LED gloves are forbidden. For a full list of what flies at Camp EDC, see lasvegas.electricdaisycarnival.com/camp-edc

Electric Daisy Carnival reveals its 2018 Las Vegas lineup

Electric Daisy Carnival, the massive electronic music gathering that has actually happened at Las Vegas Motor Speedway annually given that 2011, has actually revealed its 2018 lineup:

12th World b2b Kill The Sound 4B

A-Trak

A/C Slater

ADIN

Adrenalize Adriatique Afrojack

Alan Walker Alpha 9

Andrew Bayer Andy C

Angerfist

Animato

Arkham Knights Armin Van Buuren Astrix

ATB

Atmozfears

Avalon

Huge Wild

BIJOU

The Binches

Black Tiger Sex Device

BlackGummy

Blankface b2b Maze b2b BloodThinnerz b2b Definitive

Blastoyz

Boogie T b2b Squnto

Borgeous

Borgore

Born Filthy

Kids Noize

Brennan Heart

Calyx & & Teebee b2b Break

Carmada

Caspa

Charlie

Charlotte de Witte

Cheat Codes

Chris Lake

Chris Lorenzo

Christofi

Cirez D

Claude VonStroke

Code Black

Cold Blue

Conrank

Coone

Cosmic Gate

Crankdat b2b Dirty Audio Criminal offense Household

Da Tweekaz

Dabin

Darksiderz b2b Mekanikal Darren Styles

Rush Berlin

Dateless

Datsik

Detlef

Digital Punk

Dimitri Vegas & & Like Mike Diplo

Dirt Monkey

DJ AniMe b2b Mad Dog

DJ Buzz b2b Risk

DJ Isaac

DJ Mustard

DJ Stephanie b2b Girl Faith Dombresky

Don Diablo

Dr. Fresch

Dr Phunk

Dr. Rude

DROELOE

Drumsound & & Bassline Smith b2b Temper tantrum Desire

Dublodz b2b Monxx

Ekali

Elephante

Eptic

Eric Prydz

Excision

Ferryboat Corsten

Firebeatz vs DubVision

Fisher

Flux Pavilion b2b Physician P

Fury b2b Fallen

G Jones b2b Eprom

Gabriel & & Dresden

Gammer

Ganesh

Genix b2b Sunny Lax Gentlemen’s Club

Getter

GG Magree

Hag City

GRAVEDGR

Green Velvet Provides La Land Griffin Stoller

Grum

Gryffin (DJ Set)

GTA

Gud Vibrations

Habstrakt

Hardwell

Headhunterz

HEKLER

Herobust

Honey Soundsystem

Hot Considering that 82

Ilan Bluestone

Illenium

Ivy Lab

Jace Mek

Jack Beats

Jai Wolf

Jamie Jones Provides Paradise Jason Ross

Jauz

Jessica Audiffred

John 00 Fleming

John Digweed

Jordan Suckley Provides 3FECT JOYRYDE

JSTJR

Junkie Kid

K?D

Kaskade

Kayzo

Keiji

Khalid

KITTIES

KSHMR

Kygo

Latmun

Lauren Lane

Lee Foss

Loadstar b2b Mind Vortex

Loco Dice

London On Da Track

Lost Frequencies

LOUDPVCK

Maceo Plex

Mariana BO

Markus Schulz

Marshmello

Martin Garrix

Master of The People

Matt Medved

MC DINO

Melé

Mija

Mike WiLL Made-It

Mister Blaqk

MK

Moksi

NGHTMRE

Nightstalker b2b SOOTHSLAYER Notorius 2

Oliver Smith

Omair

Ookay (Live)

Parker

Paul Van Dyk

Paul Woolford

Pendulum (DJ Set)

Pulsatorz

R3HAB

Redlight

Rell The Soundbender b2b Rawtek REZZ

Robotaki

Roger Shah (Live)

Sage Armstrong

Sam Jones

San Holo

SayMyName

7 Lions

Shiba San

Shimon b2b Benny L

Shmitty b2b No Requests

Sinden b2b LO’99

Slander

SLATIN

Slushii

Snails

SNAVS

Solardo b2b CamelPhat

Area Jesus

spaceprodigi

Spag Heddy

Spencer Brown

Strange Club

Suae

Sub No Project

Subset

AFK b2b Svdden Death

Tchami x Malaa [No Redemption] The Pitcher

The Prototypes b2b TC

Tiësto

TNT aka Technoboy ‘N’ Tuneboy Toneshifterz

Vini Vici

Virtual Self

VOLAC

Warface

Squandered Penguinz Whethan

Will Clarke Wongo

XIE

Yellow Claw

Yheti b2b Toadface YOOKiE

Yultron

Yuuki Yoshiyama Zedd

Zeds Dead

Zeke Beats Zomboy

Tickets are on sale now here.

Medical calls leading 1,000 at Electric Daisy Carnival in Vegas

The Electric Daisy Carnival grounds were decorated with lit amusements and stages in the infield of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on June 21, 2015. (Source: aLive Coverage for Insomniac)The Electric Daisy Carnival grounds were embellished with lit amusements and phases in the infield of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on June 21, 2015. (Source: aLive Coverage for Insomniac) The Electric Daisy Carnival premises were embellished with lit amusements and phases in the infield of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on June 21, 2015. (Source: aLive Protection for Insomniac). LAS VEGAS (AP)-. Authorities say more than 1,000 individuals looked for medical treatment throughout the three-night Electric Daisy Carnival music festival during the weekend outside Las Vegas, consisting of 15 ticket-holders and one employee who were taken to hospitals.

Festival organizers stated Monday that approximately 135,000 attendees partied from sundown to dawn Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

The National Weather condition Service put midnight temperatures at nearly 100 degrees throughout the last night of the event.

Cops didn’t state the number of the reported 1,090 medical calls were related to heat. Drug use or pre-existing health conditions could also be factors.

Police reported that but 5 of the 95 felony arrests made during the weekend were for drug use or ownership.

Organizers state another 282 individuals were ejected.

Copyright 2017 Associated Press. All rights booked.

Overheard on Electric Daisy Carnival Night 2

“I m simply here to bring love. Give love and it will come back. If I can t get in, I ll simply get a taco and rave outside. That s still lit. It s all right, you don t have to pretend you re not looking at other individuals s pasties. EDC Vegas 2017 Day 2

I made a totem with my mommy s face, due to the fact that why not? I enjoy my mama. My nose is thirsty, brother. I can t believe DJs earn money so much to play other individuals s tunes. They call me chief dance-a-lot. The 24-hour drive from Texas to here wasn t that bad, however receiving from World Hollywood to the Speedway drew. Every time I put down and close my eyes on the grass, people keep walking up and asking if I’m okay. All is going to work out the method you manifest it to be. Who would wish to bring around the state flag of Colorado all night? Can t you simply use it on your t-shirt? I put on t care if you re chillin, I desire you to rock with me. That s exactly what I m saying.

Electric Daisy Carnival opens in Las Vegas with almost 140,000 attendees

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EDC 2017 Night One Introduce slideshow” Associated content The Electric Daisy Carnival opened Friday night for the seventh straight year under
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lights at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Almost 140,000 electronic dance music fans filtered into the celebration grounds after experiencing overloaded commutes up I-15 and Las

Vegas Boulevard North for the annual three-day phenomenon of music, multi-megawatt light displays, bright art setups, neon-glowing flights and all-night dancing at the place’s 8 stages. Locals and travelers alike danced the night away, sporting a large range of costumes from internet users in board shorts to showgirls in pasties and even complete body paint. Numerous exchanged” kandi “rave beads and were worn as low as lawfully enabled to beat the heat. Clutching a 10-foot high totem with a 3-foot cut-out picture of his mother’s face described by flashing lights, UNLV trainee Kevin To-Ong stated he participated in the celebration to see his favorite

DJs outside of the nightclub setting.” For me and a great deal of us, we do not really like nightclubs, “To-Ong, 21, stated.” We can in fact breathe out here. It’s open and complimentary. “Red bikini-clad Long Beach State College student Davin Phuong, 24 and Phoebe Deans, 22, also held a tall neon-lit totem as they strolled outside the location’s Kinetic Field phase. Part of a group of 15, that included red tee shirt clad Dustin Lam, 23, the group said they were most fired up for the acts at the place’s “Cosmic Meadows” phase, consisting of Billboard Award winners Significant Lazer.” EDC is just awesome, there’s absolutely nothing like it,” Lam stated, as Phuong and Deans nodded in arrangement. At EDC’s on-site center, hundreds of participants gone through looking for help from one

of lots of paramedics. A center staff member stated no one had been treated for “anything too serious

.” Of the 443 medical calls, 6 were required to regional hospitals, according to Metro Authorities. Authorities wouldn’t indicate if those calls were related to the 100-plus degree heat– drug use or pre-existing health conditions could also be a factor. With daytime highs reaching 107 degrees Friday and anticipated to move into the 110s over the weekend, authorities deployed more than 400 onsite gatekeeper and over 80 extra paramedics to supply medical support and preserve security. There was likewise a camping tent offering filtered water through tap-style faucets, and that station was constantly busy with about 30 lines of festivalgoers waiting to refill bottles. Through 12:25 a.m., Metro Cops had not responded to any calls needing assistance from officers not already stationed at the speedway, spokesman Lt. Timothy Hatchett said, indicating all prospective arrests had been managed without occurrence. Motorists traveling to the festival Friday dealt with traffic delays of as much as 4 times as long as the normal commute, from as far south as Craig Road on both Interstate 15 and Las Vegas Boulevard North, according to Google Map’s traffic. Traffic on side road surrounding I-15 was crowded to a point that EDC-goers took

managing vehicle flow into their own hands.” We just want to arrive, “said California’s Ricardo Gutierrez stated, using a black EDC tank top with his hair incorporated a bandanna as he waved 2 northbound taking a trip cars and trucks through the intersection.

” Whatever it takes to get this line moving.” Nevada Highway Patrol spokesperson Jason Buratczuk said Friday early morning that delays might last from 60 to 90

minutes on both major paths to and from the speedway well into the early morning hours, ending up being a lot more respected today and Sunday, when EDC crowds are anticipated to be even larger. The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Electric Daisy Carnival: '' See something? Say something!''.

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L.E. Baskow The crowd begins to thicken up on the midway throughout the opening night of EDC Las Vegas 2017 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Friday, June 16

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EDC 2017 Night One Launch slideshow” Organizers of the biggest music celebration in North America are advising participants to

report any suspicious activity they may witness during the event that begins tonight in Las Vegas, less than a month after a fatal terrorist attack struck a show in England. Authorities in Las Vegas state no risks have been recognized against the Electric Daisy Carnival.

Still, organizers desire the 10s of thousands of festivalgoers who will begin to gather Friday night to be alert to their surroundings and reach out to security if something seems awry.”They really need to speak out if something doesn’t look or feel right,”Maren Steiner, the director of health and safety for organizer Insomniac Events, told the Associated Press.”I would rather send our police to investigate 100 incidents that turn out to be nothing.”A tweet from the occasion’s account on Thursday advised festivalgoers to “make certain to look out for one another. “”See something? State something

! “the tweet accompanied by a photo of ladies sporting colorful lingerie and law enforcement-style

hats said. The yearly festival at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway has drawn more than 135,000 people a night in previous years.

More than 230 artists are set to perform this weekend, including Alison Wonderland, Diplo, Jauz, Marshmello, Tiesto and Martin Garrix. Hundreds of private security personnel, Las Vegas policeman, Nevada Highway Patrol cannon fodders and other police

authorities will work at the place throughout the occasion. Las Vegas police Officer Larry Hadfield said authorities constantly monitor”dependable intelligence that might or might not threaten”events in Sin City. While no threats have been determined versus the celebration, officers are constantly asked to be alert, he said. High temperatures are regular at the festival, which this year is happening as a heat wave moves through the area. The National Weather condition Service expects overnight temperatures to

reach 83 degrees Friday, 85 degrees Saturday and 86 degrees Sunday. Forty stations offering free water will as soon as again be offered. Medical services will also be used throughout the location, Steiner said. She stressed that the care supplied on website is complimentary of charge, does not require insurance coverage and will not get a festivalgoer kicked out of the occasion. “Please don’t wait to look for medical attention,”Steiner said.

Marijuana is legal in Nevada, but not at Electric Daisy Carnival

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L.E. Baskow Fans dance to the music of Alesso at the kineticFIELD during the opening night of the Electric Daisy Carnival 2016 at the Las Vegas Speedway on Friday, June 17, 2016. By

Pack your patience and leave your weed behind for this weekend’s Electric Daisy Carnival.

Illegal drugs and blistering temperatures blend badly, regional authorities alerted in advance of the celebration. Representatives from City Authorities, Nevada Highway Patrol and organizing group Insomniac Occasions urged those participating in the three-day occasion at Las Vegas Motor Speedway to stay hydrated and hesitate prior to pill-popping in forecasted temperatures of 105 degrees.

“Be smart and drink a lot of water,” City Law enforcement officer Larry Hadfield said. “Celebration responsibly and keep away from the narcotics.”

The electronic-music event, which features a few of the world’s most well-known DJs consisting of Kygo, Afrojack, Tiesto and Major Lazer, might have record nighttime crowds of 140,000, inning accordance with occasion organizers. EDC, that made its Southern Nevada launching six years ago, begins Friday evening and ends early Monday morning.

Authorities last year made a record 101 felony arrests at the occasion, all but 8 of which were narcotics-related. That’s up from 89 arrests in 2015, 94 arrests in 2014 and 55 arrests in 2013, nearly all felonies for belongings of drugs or for DUI.

As lots of as 1,500 combined representatives from City, NHP, other police and EDC security will work at the speedway this weekend, Hadfield stated, consisting of about 400 uniformed and undercover Metro officers.

Cannon fodder Chelsea Stuenkel of NHP said 273 staffers will be deployed in and around celebration premises. The department is bringing officers from as far as Primm, Indian Springs, Mesquite and Pahrump to staff EDC, Stuenkel stated.

“Above all, we want individuals to have a designated chauffeur and not to own impaired,” Stuenkel stated.

As normal, police are likewise providing amnesty boxes for festivalgoers to deposit illegal drugs at EDC entrance gates prior to going into the speedway. Hadfield called packages “the last opportunity” for attendees to discard drugs anonymously with no danger of retribution.

Those discovered with illegal drugs inside the speedway might be jailed, he stated. That chooses attendees with marijuana too, which was legislated in Nevada for leisure use last November, however not outside of an individual home.

“Just leave that behind and enjoy your time there,” Hadfield said.

Hadfield added that straying alone or with complete strangers presents a security threat for festivalgoers who get lost or become ill.

6 EDC participants have actually passed away because 2011. Last year, Temecula, Calif., resident Kenani Kaimuloa, 20, collapsed while awaiting a bus after Day 3 of the celebration, and later on passed away of MDMA and cocaine intoxication, the Clark County Coroner’s Workplace stated.

In 2015, San Francisco citizen Nicholas Tom, 24, died of an MDMA overdose on Day 2 of the festival. In 2014, an overdose of Euphoria added to the deaths of Montgomery Tsang, 24, of San Leandro, Calif. and Anthony Anaya, 25, of Everett, Wash.

. Medical calls far surpass arrests and death. To accommodate triple-digit medical calls each year, festival organizers are providing an on-site hospital with beds and treatment for festivalgoers who become ill. While surgery is not readily available, ill and hurt partygoers can get care from an integrated 80 medical teams covering “most medical-related issues” inside the speedway. Those who sustain more major injuries are taken to regional medical facilities such as University Medical Center, Hadfield said.

The City spokesman said cops hardly ever make arrests related to violent crimes at the festival, as the EDC crowd is normally “laid back and friendly.”

“This isn’t really a violent crowd,” Hadfield said. “They much like to party, enjoy themselves and enjoy.”

Stuenkel stated chauffeurs near the speedway can anticipate traffic delays all weekend.

Traffic on Interstate 15 is expected to be crowded in both directions as far south as Cheyenne Opportunity to the speedway and on Las Vegas Boulevard North from Cheyenne Roadway, starting Friday afternoon and ending Monday morning.

With ongoing building on the shoulder of Interstate 15 heading northbound from Craig Roadway to the speedway, Stuenkel motivated motorists to utilize Las Vegas Boulevard North for a much faster commute to the speedway.

“We’ve seen more of a backup on the 15 and not as lots of people using the Las Vegas Boulevard route,” Stuenkel stated. “However you’re visiting delays with both since you’re trying to get a lot of people into one area.”

Stuenkel urged chauffeurs to utilize caution when owning near the speedway and, if possible, to prevent it entirely.

An agent from Los Angeles-based Insomniac, which owns and operates EDC, was not provided for remark. A celebration public relations representative stated security along with local authorities will be monitoring a one-mile border around the speedway for the second successive year. The security measure was included last year in the wake of the mass shooting at Orlando nightclub Pulse, which left 49 people dead and another 53 injured.

A larger and much better– the best yet?– Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas

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Fans get a better deem the beat picks up while watching Arty at Circuit Premises throughout the first night of the 2015 Electric Daisy Carnival on Friday, June 19, 2015, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

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2015 EDC: First Night
Fans wait as the beat picks up while taking in Arty at the Circuit Grounds during the first night of EDC at the Las Vegas Speedway on Saturday, June 20, 2015.Launch slideshow “

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The Buddha Garden includes a giant Buddha towering over the crowd on the first night of the 2015 Electric Sissy Carnival on Friday, June 19, 2015, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

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Fans gather at Phase 7 as the next artist readies to perform throughout the first night of the 2015 Electric Daisy Carnival on Friday, June 19, 2015, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

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Among the numerous art pieces during the first night of the 2015 Electric Daisy Carnival on Friday, June 19, 2015, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

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Fireworks explode during the first night of the 2015 Electric Daisy Carnival on Friday, June 19, 2015, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Night 1 of the 2015 Electric Daisy Carnival is in the books, and the fifth-annual electronic dance music extravaganza is back larger, much better, bolder and brighter than ever at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

I don’t take this grandiose statement lightly, as I have actually covered EDC Las Vegas every year considering that the first one in 2011.

The design and layout of 2015 EDC Las Vegas in the Speedway has never been much better. It’s more open this year. The compartmentalization of phases is not as segregated as years past, so there’s a simpler flow of traffic.

The new Carnival Square with numerous options for food and beverages, meet-and-greets, picture opps and services (cellular phone charging, massages)– plus, restrooms rather of outhouses– is a terrific and clever addition this year, and it acts as a good center-point for the 8 revamped, booming-and-bright EDM stages.

Good or bad depending on choice, the open design total means that 2015 EDC Las Vegas is a sensory overload– on optimum overdrive.

There likewise were the typical yearly missteps and headaches Friday night, however none of them were unforeseen:

Waits for shuttles– 5 hours ?!– and tickets were reportedly a nightmare. EDC fans are understood to be laid-back, but 5 hours would test anyone’s perseverance.

It was crowded and hot (however not unbearably hot like the daytime)– this is a first-night festival of 134,000, and it’s in Las Vegas throughout the very first weekend of summertime. Duh.

Parking in and out was the easiest yet in five years, however for others it was hours-long waits on I-15, Las Vegas Boulevard and entering and leaving 2015 EDC Las Vegas at LVMS– not a surprise there.

Cell phone service– calling and texting– was missing. Not a surprise there.

It was gross to see all the garbage that had accumulated by 4:30 a.m. today– and I’m fairly specific that a festivalgoer vomited right behind me throughout Martin Garrix’s thundering set in Kinetic Field from 2 to 3 a.m.

Question: Why do little groups rest on the ground in high-traffic areas? Yes, you’re tired, but it’s unsafe and horrible. Hoof it to the new Carnival Square.

Alas, all in a night at EDC.

Likewise from Night 1:

The new archway entranceway to Kinetic Field, with its brand-new Crystal Phase, resembles going into an EDM fairytale. Love it. Also onsite: art setups (consisting of live artists and the Art Garden), theatrical entertainers, fireworks and pyrotechnics galore, a relaxing Buddha garden and numerous Ferris wheels and rides.

The Crystal Stage is inspired by earth, fire, water and air; 480 feet wide and 100 feet tall, making it one of the largest phases in The united state and canada; and consists of 1,000 lighting fixtures, 40 lasers, 22 flame devices, 15 confetti blowers and waterfalls. It’s amazing.

Kinetic Field sets by Las Vegas headliners Kaskade (Repetition Beach Club and Surrender in Encore) and Martin Garrix (Omnia at Caesars Palace), at 1:30 and 2:30 a.m., respectively, were awesome.

They played their big hits remarkably choreographed to pyrotechnics and fireworks. Kaskade and Garrix yelled typically to the 10s of thousands of revelers packed in Kinetic Field, and both DJs likewise displayed their dance steps.

Las Vegas is a shame of riches when it comes to superstar-DJ headliners and EDM. Garrix spun throughout the grand-opening weekend of Omnia in March and Kaskade at the summer-season opening of Repetition Beach Club in April.

Both DJs were incredible during those occasions– and both men truly stepped it up on the Crystal Phase early today.

There are 152(!) free-water access points, misting zones and an air-conditioned room in Ground Control Oasis.

Insomniac has partnered with Yahoo! to curate the 2015 EDC Las Vegas live stream powered by 7UP. Tune into Yahoo.com/ EDC from 8:30 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. PST to experience the festival.

Insomniac has actually announced exclusively through the EDC live stream the return of fan-favorite festivals Escape All Hallows’ Eve from Oct. 30-31 in San Bernardino, Calif., and EDC Orlando from Nov. 6-7.

Statistics from Las Vegas Metro Police for 6 p.m. Friday through 6 a.m. today: 9 misdemeanor citations, 4 traffic citations, 2 misdemeanor arrests, 0 gross misdemeanor arrests, 19 felony arrests (all narcotics associated), 1 DUI liquor arrest, 0 DUI drug arrests, 0 traffic mishaps, 0 traffic deaths, 506 medical calls (mainly minor, with 10 transports to an area medical facility)– and participation of 134,000 and 102 ejections per Insomniac Productions.

Outstanding numbers for a gathering of 134,000. Celebration people: Kindly stay hydrated and safe.

Night 2 of 2015 EDC Las Vegas starts at 7 p.m. today and continues through 5:30 a.m. Sunday. Check back for continuing coverage at the Las Vegas Sun and from our colleagues at Las Vegas Weekly.

Don Chareunsy is the Las Vegas Sun’s entertainment and luxury senior editor and has actually been a journalist for nearly two decades.

Robin Leach of “Lifestyles of the Rich & & Famous fame” has actually been a journalist for more than 50 years and has invested the previous 15 years offering readers the inside scoop on Las Vegas, the world’s premier platinum play area.

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Electric Daisy Carnival takes over Las Vegas for 5th year

Dancers flank a lit Electric Daisy Carnival sign during the event's 2014 weekend in Las Vegas. (Source: Curious Josh/Insomniac)Dancers flank a lit Electric Sissy Carnival sign during the event’s 2014 weekend in Las Vegas. (Source: Curious Josh/Insomniac).
Electric Daisy Carnival attendees enter the infield of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway during the event's 2014 weekend. (Source: Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton)Electric Sissy Carnival attendees get in the infield of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway throughout the occasion’s 2014 weekend. (Source: Las Vegas News Bureau, Glenn Pinkerton).

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The Electric Daisy Carnival is marking its fifth year of bringing electronic dance music, neon costumes and hand-formed hearts to Las Vegas.

The vast incredible that is anticipated to bring more than 140,000 EDM enthusiasts each of the event’s 3 days starts Friday night at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

EDC has actually suggested plenty for Las Vegas in terms of cash to Southern Nevada and the future of the music category in the city. Given that moving from L.a, EDC has actually routinely drawn participation in the 6 figures. For Las Vegas, that implies opening lodging for those set to party all night.

Of course, the in-flux of visitors to Las Vegas implies an excess on the roads resulting in the occasion itself. Nevada Department of Transportation prompted local residents to prevent driving on Interstate 15 northbound in the direction of the Speedway.

Another story heading into the weekend is the extreme heat. Forecasters projected high temperature levels reaching 111 for each of the 3 days. While the fact the celebrations happen mostly in the evening, emergency situation authorities and event producers are urging participants to hydrate frequently, with totally free water fill up stations offered.

Going much deeper, EDC manufacturers Insomniac launched a public service video focuseded on motivating awareness of individual and common health and safety.

“As humans, we owe it our fellow siblings and sisters to merely keep an eye out for one another,” stated Pasquale Rotella, founder and CEO of Insomniac. “Being joined and broad awake ways living life with both eyes open, and working together to see to it we enjoy this wonderful culture securely and responsibly.”

The video includes numerous artists on the EDC lineup as well as the moms and dads of a festival attendee who passed away due to alcohol and drug overdose. With security in mind, EDC is still promoting the event as a location for positivity.

The event starts at 7 p.m. each night and ends at 5:30 a.m.

. This year’s EDC will also mark the very first time in the event’s history that its entirety will be streamed live on the internet. You can see each phase of the celebration at this link.

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