The buzz is all about the 20th Anniversary of Ultra Music Festival in Bayfront Park, Miami, Having welcomed over one million fans to forty-five events internationally in 2017, the world’s largest, most international and most successful remaining independent electronic music festival brand is just three months away from its biggest show ever – ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL’s twentieth birthday. Two-decades of unforgettable and legendary performances, the festival that made its debut for some artists that are listened to today. The festival where artists made their final performances, the showcase mecca in the US. Ultra is thrilled to announce the Phase 1 lineup for #ULTRA20. Loaded with all of the top acts in dance music, reaching all realms. The three-day festival celebrates it’s 20 years of music, fun, love, culture, and epic performances.
Headliners include Armin van Buuren, Carl Cox, The Chainsmokers, DJ SNAKE, Also inviting the sensational Eric Prydz to join the 20-year anniversary event, Kaskade, Tiësto, RL Grime, and VIRTUAL SELF. Phase 1 lineup continues with Andrew Rayel, Audien, Carlo Lio, Fedde Le Grand, WE ARE GTA, Ghastly, Hot Since 82, Josh Wink, Nic Fanciulli, Patrick Topping, Lost Kings, Matoma, Vini Vici, NGHTMRE + Slander present: Gud Vibrations, and much more.
ULTRA’s LIVE Stage receives extra special attention, with headliners Azealia Banks, The Crystal Method, Empire Of The Sun, Infected Mushroom, Rabbit In The Moon, Tchami X Malaa: No Redemption and The Wailers feat. Julian Marley all confirmed. Much more live acts will be confirmed in the coming months.
ULTRA’s twenty-year anniversary will again see RESISTANCE dominate two areas throughout the park as both the Arcadia SPIDER and Carl Cox Megastructure return! In addition to headline sets from Jamie Jones, Joseph Capriati, Maceo Plex and Sasha | John Digweed, a special B2B2B set between Nicole Moudaber, Dubfire and Paco Osuna and also a four-way performance from Jackmaster, Eats Everything, Skream and Seth Troxler (under their ‘J.E.S.u.S’ moniker) are guaranteed to draw crowds across the weekend. Another notable RESISTANCE highlight will be All Day I Dream’s head honcho Lee Burridge, who makes a welcome return to the festival having not played since 2014. The full RESISTANCE lineup will be announced early next year.
In addition to the ULTRA MAINSTAGE, Carl Cox Megastructure, Arcadia SPIDER and LIVE Stage, the UMF Worldwide and UMF Radio stages will also return. Furthermore, ASOT, Brownies & Lemonade, Jacked and Revealed will also be hosting arenas throughout the weekend.
ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL began as a 10,000-person beach party in 1999 and has since grown to a 165,000-person mega-festival, surrounded by skyscrapers in the heart of Downtown Miami. The legendary Josh Wink and Rabbit In The Moon were both part of the very first Ultra Music Festival at Collins Park, Miami Beach in 1999 and will return in March 2018. With thirty headliners and over forty additional support acts making up Phase One, the twentieth anniversary is shaping up to be a truly historic event.
This year will feature special Exclusive 20th Anniversary Performances yet to be announced. Ultra Music Festival will take place at Bayfront Park, Miami during Miami Music Week Friday, March 23rd, Saturday, March 24th, Sunday, March 25th, 2018. Be apart of the celebration of how dance music evolved of what is it today and celebrate 20 years of Ultra, see the rest of phase 1 lineup below. More will be announced, stay connected with all of Ultra’s social media outlets.
ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL is an 18+ event, tickets for Ultra Music Festival's 20th Anniversary are on sale now exclusively at Ultra's website. #20YEARSOFULTRA
The Wailers featuring Julian Marley
Keys N Krates LIVE
SAN HOLO LIVE