Festival: Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) – Chicago, Ill.


Festival: Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) – Chicago, Ill.

  • Performers: Above & Beyond, Andy C, Armin Van Buuren, Avicii, Borgore, Dash Berlin, David Guetta, Gareth Emery, Hardwell, Kaskade, Markus Schulz, Morgan Page, Noisia, Sander van Doorn, Tiesto, W&W + many more
  • Date: Fri, May 24, 2013 at 5:00 pm - Sun, May 26, 2013
  • Location: Chicagoland Speedway - Joliet, IL
  • Ages: 18+
  • Tickets: $175 3-day pass
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Insomniac is bringing EDC to Chicago this Memorial Day Weekend. The event, held at the Chicagoland Speedway, will boast capacity levels as large as EDC Las Vegas and will be the first and only EDC to offer overnight camping options directly adjacent to the festival grounds. Read more here.

Chicagoland Speedway
500 Speedway Blvd., Joliet, Ill.

18+ to enter, 21+ to drink. ID required

5pm-4am daily

Three-day GA tickets start at $175 with VIP tickets selling at $299 before service fees.

EDC Chicago will be the first and only EDC to offer over-night camping directly adjacent to the festival grounds. Three-day GA tickets including camping are priced at $295; VIP with camping at $419.

EDC Chicago 2013 Lineup

(in alphabetical order) Read the lineup announcement here.

Above & Beyond // Adrian Lux // Andy C // Anna Lunoe // Armanni Reign // Armin van Buuren // Arty // Audien // Audio Punk // Avicii // Bad Boy Bill // Basscon Massive // Bassrush Experience // Ben Gold // Benny Benassi // Bit Funk // Blond:ish // The Bloody Beetroots live // Blutonium Boy // BONES // Borgore // Brillz // Bro Safari // Caffeine // Cassy // Cazzette // Christian Martin // Clockwork (Life and Death) // Crizzly // Culture Shock // Dani Deahl // Danny Avila // Darksiderz // Dash Berlin // David Guetta // DAVID STEVEN // Delta Heavy // Deniz Koyu // Destructo // Dirtyphonics // Discovery Project // DJ Fresh // DJ Gant-Man // Dub Phizix // Ed Rush & Optical // Edit Murphy // EDX // Empire of the Sun // Eric Prydz // Fedde le Grand // Feed Me DJ set // Ferry Corsten // Fury + MC Dino // Gabriel & Dresden // Gareth Emery // Gina Turner // Hard Rock Sofa // Hardwell // Headhunterz // Heidi // Helicopter Showdown // High Contrast // Huxley // Isaac // Jack Beats // Justin Martin // Kaskade // Keith MacKenzie // Kill Frenzy // Koan Sound // Kutski // Lady Faith // L-Vis 1990 // Loadstar // Lowriderz // Luminox // Manufactured Supertars // Markus Schulz // Martin Solveig // Matrix & Futurebound // Mat Zo // Mayhem vs Heroes X Villains // Metrik // Michael Mayer // Midnight Conspiracy // Mimosa // Morgan Page // Mt Eden live // Nadastrom // Nick Monaco // Noisia // Nu:Logic // Organ Donors // Popof // Quintino // Rebecca & Fiona // Rene LaVice // Rudee // Run DMT // S.P.Y. // Sander van Doorn // Schoolboy // Scot Project // Sebastian Ingrosso // Shawn Edwards // Skyler Mendoza // Smooth // S.P.Y // Stana // Style of Eye // Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano // Swanky Tunes // Tale of Us // Technoboy // Terravita // The Sleepers // Three // Thugfucker // Tiesto // Tiga // Tittsworth // Tritonal // ƱZ // W&W // Wide Awake Art Car // Wilkinson // Wolf + Lamb // Worthy


From Insomniac:

Insomniac is gearing up for a massive nationwide Road to Vegas festival experience. This year, EDC will make its first ever stop in the Midwest to bring our world class, fully immersive audiovisual experience to thousands of headliners in Chicago.

Chicagoland Speedway is a beautiful and expansive venue, providing the perfect environment for EDC’s five stages of music, large-scale art installations, carnival rides, and more. We can’t wait to explore the grounds with all of you! Additionally, EDC Chicago will be the first and only EDC festival providing a limited number of fans with the opportunity to enjoy over-night camping directly adjacent to the festival grounds. Visit the site for more info on camping!

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