Electric Daisy Carnival Returns to Fair Park on June 18 with Paul Van Dyk, Diplo, Many Others
Moby performing at the 2010 Electric Daisy Carnival at Fair Park
The Lek Brothers
Last year, you may recall, the Electric Daisy Carnival -- after 14 years in Los Angeles, a handful of years in Denver and just one in Puerto Rico -- made its Dallas debut with a pretty phenomenal showing at Fair Park.
No -- literally -- it showed well. The park was given a full-on transformation for the event. There were art installations all throughout, warehouses turned into rave spots with extensive lighting and sound rigs, and, oh, at least a couple thousand attendees. It didn't hurt that the festival had some nice names attached to it -- and big ones, too, such as Moby, Benny Benassi, Kaskade, Rusko and a host of other electronic music heavyweights.
Better yet, the city approved of the whole thing -- completely, even -- because, hey, they were just happy to see Fair Park being used for something cool, far as I could gather. And in the immediate aftermath of this debut, both the city and the company behind EDC, Insomniac Events, expressed interest in bringing the thing back in 2011.
A couple weeks back, they announced the date for this second Fair Park go-'round of EDC: Saturday, June 18. Now, they've announced the lineup. Check it out after the jump. Though there might be some more additions down the road -- so says the EDC site, at least -- it's looking pretty strong for now.
The 2011 Electric Daisy Carnival Lineup:
Paul Van Dyk
Fluc Pavilion & Doctor P
Gabriel & Dresden
Super 8 & Tab
Filo & Peri
Bart B More
Tickets are available here.
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