Las Vegas Weekly: Sold-Out Electric Daisy Carnival Announces This Weekend’s Schedule
Spread across seven stages, the Electric Daisy Carnival, a three-night dance music fest kicks off Friday with main stage Kinetic Field hosting Sebastian Ingrosso (10:30-midnight), Afrojack (midnight-1:25 a.m.) and Kaskade (1:30 a.m.-3 a.m.), among others. Other Friday night highlights include Swedish House Mafia's Steve Angello (1:45-3 a.m., Cosmic Meadow), Above & Beyond (12:30-2:30 a.m., Circuit Grounds) and Gabriel & Dresden (10:30-11:30 p.m., Circuit Grounds).
Saturday's Kinetic Field lineup includes Bassnectar (10:50-11:50 p.m.), followed by Calvin Harris (11:50 p.m.-1 a.m.), Avicii (1-2:30 a.m.), Tiësto (2:30-4 a.m.) and the much-anticipated Blue Man Group and Steve Aoki collaboration to close out the night (4-5:30 a.m.). Cosmic Meadow meanwhile, features sets from Richie Hawtin (1:45-3 am.) and Loco Dice (3-4:15 a.m.), while Armin van Buuren plays Circuit Grounds from 1 a.m.-3 a.m.
Finally, Sunday's main stage hosts Pretty Lights (11:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.), David Guetta (12:30-2 a.m.), Armin van Buuren (2-3 a.m.) and Porter Robinson (3-4 a.m.). Cosmic Meadow features EDM legends Green Velvet (10:30-11:30 p.m.), John Digweed (12:30-2 a.m.) and Carl Cox (2-4 a.m.), and Dash Berlin plays Circuit Grounds (1-2:30 a.m.). If you're still dancing at 4 a.m., Funkagenda, Danny Tenaglia, Aly & Fila and Flux Pavilion take EDC 2012 through its final hour.
In addition, Insomniac announced recently that tickets for the 16th Annual Electric Daisy Carnival, Las Vegas are officially sold out. The festival’s producer anticipates more than 300,000 attendees over the three-day event at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway June 8-10, 2012.
For more information on Electric Daisy Carnival activities visit: www.electricdaisycarnival.com.
Sources: Insomniac, Las Vegas Weekly