Electronic Music has been grooving since the 1970s under the genres of Techno, Disco, Krautrock and Hip-Hop. The transition to EDM took time, but it's now a staple in contemporary culture. The evolution from the 1970s to today's EDM raves is a symbol of our changing times. And it continues to grow.
So here it is … a bucket list of the best Electronic Music and EDM music festivals in the USA … you can click on a name in the list below to jump immediately to that festival, or just scroll down the feed and view them as you go.
Ultra 2024 is a tropical hook up of electronic musicians and minds with a lineup of house music, trance, dubstep, electro and more! Worldwide DJs on the international scene will come to Ultra Music Festival at Bayfront Park in Miami for the mecca of all electronic music festivals, to play their most-hyped sets of the year. Ultra 2024 will be three days of music, pool parties and sun!
EDC Las Vegas 2024 is the mecca of all Insomniac festivals, the biggest EDC happening of the year. EDC Las Vegas features a lineup of house, techno, trance, and bass music, and it typically takes place over three days.
Insomniac Events has created Electric Forest as a magical electronic music festival that's like Alice In Wonderland meets the forest. Electric Forest 2024 is a trippy fusion of music, art, and consciousness that transforms the forest into a mesmerizing light show. At Electric Forest, you can dance to a diverse lineup of genres, including jam bands, House Music, Bass, Trance, Dubstep, Electro and more.
Electric Zoo 2024 is the go-to electronic music festival in New York as one the biggest, baddest festivals in the city. It features a lineup of house music, trance, dubstep, electro and more. Electric Zoo is an internationally recognized festival and is certainly one of New York City's biggest and most popular music festivals.
CRSSD Festival 2024 is an electronic music festival in San Diego, and has grown into a highly-regarded event that avoids the worst of EDM trappings. Check out a lineup of techno and underground house at Waterfront Park in San Diego for two days of sun and music.
Lost Lands 2024 is a music festival created by Excision, aka Jeff Abel. It has a lineup of bass-heavy electronic music, including dubstep, trap, drum and bass, house, techno and more. Lost Lands is an ancestral, tribal gathering of bassheads with a prehistoric theme.
Detroit is considered the birthplace of techno for a few reasons, which make Movement Music Festival an ideal event to capture the spirit of techno in. Movement Music Festival 2024 in features a lineup of mainly classic Detroit techno alongside other genres of electronic music and EDM.
Beyond Wonderland 2024 has a lineup of house music, trance, dubstep, electro and more in an electronic music festival that uses story-telling to create a fantasy about the Queen and her Royal Court. It's an electronic dance music festival and a camping festival.
Imagine Music Festival 2024 combines a lineup of electronic music & EDM with cirque-style artists. You get dubstep, electro, house music, techno and more. The festival is an aquatic fairytale with fantastic atmospheres, circus performers, mermaids, sea creatures and art installations to enhance the underwater experience.