As the days get closer to Movement Electronic Music Festival, it has been announced its 2018 stage lineups and schedule, featuring over 85 performances inside Detroit’s infamous Hart Plaza taking place on Memorial Day week, May 26-28.  

Known for being the best techno festival in America, this year’s event will include the original five stages and will feature new stage designs for Red Bull Music Stage, Stargate Stage Pyramid Stage, and the Resident Advisor Underground Stage. Red Bull Radio will be live-streaming from the Red Bull Music Stage throughout the weekend on

Detroit Yoga Labs will once again host Movement Yoga onsite, taking place Sunday, May 27th, and Monday, May 28th. Full schedule and set times can be found online.

Day 1 - Saturday, May 26th, The Movement Stage will feature performances by Dirtybird’s Justin Martin, Solardo, and rising star Fisher, and label Claude VonStroke who will be closing out the first night. Carl Craig and friends will take over the newly-designed Stargate Stage for another edition of Detroit Love. More festival favorites include Maceo PlexIda EngbergChristian Smith and Lee Burridge.

Day 2 - Sunday, May 27th, legendary French producer, DJ, and radio host Laurent Garnier will make his long-awaited return to the festival. Featuring additional performances by Modeselektor (DJ set)Shigeto - live, and Avalon Emerson. The Pyramid Stage will be taken over by NastiaTigaMarcel Dettmann and Nina Kraviz. To close out the Movement Stage is a special and rare B2B closing set by Loco Dice and The Martinez Brothers. 

Day 3 - Monday, May 28th, Movement will close out with a special performance by all nine members of the Wu-Tang Clan celebrating the legacy of 25 years. One of Techno’s most talked about artists is Charlotte de Witte making her Movement debut at the Resident Advisor Underground Stage. Mad Decent label boss and producer Diplo returns to close out the festival at the Red Bull Music Stage. Hosting other big name talents are REZZ, Mija, and J.Phlip

Photo credit: Stephen Bondio Photography

Photo credit: Stephen Bondio Photography

Experience the greatest techno festival in the US, surrounded by other techno lovers dancing together in the place where techno was born - Detroit. Movement 2018 Single-Day, GA Weekend, and VIP Weekend Passes are still available online. A limited number of the coveted Club313 Passes remain. Single-day and Weekend Passes are still available.

Download the Movement 2018 App to customize your schedule, discover new artists, view the festival map and much more. Now Available for iOS and Android smartphones.




MAY 26 – 28, 2018


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Day 1 (Saturday, May 26) lineup highlights:

Claude VonStroke, DJ Hype b2b Hazard, Carl Craig, Luciano, Ectomorph - live,

Maceo Plex, Too $hort, Helena Hauff, Ida Engberg, Lee Burridge,

Justin Martin, Stacey Pullen, Fisher, Bevlove,

Solardo, Waajeed - live, Christian Smith


Day 2 (Sunday, May 27) lineup highlights:

Loco Dice b2b The Martinez Brothers, Laurent Garnier, John Digweed,

Kevin Saunderson, Ø [Phase], Nina Kraviz, Modeselektor (DJ set),

Eats Everything, KiNK - live, Marcel Dettmann, Shigeto - live, Anthony Parasole,

Tiga, Nastia, Avalon Emerson, Eddie Fowlkes


Day 3 (Monday, May 28) lineup highlights:

Wu-Tang Clan 25th Anniversary, Charlotte de Witte, Dubfire,

Joseph Capriati, Diplo, REZZ, BADBADNOTGOOD, Mija, J.Phlip,

DJ Stingray, DJ Premier, Phuture - live with IAN Live, Mark Flash,

Hito, Inner City - live, Golf Clap