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Melbourne’s new festival ‘Electric Parade’ locks in huge 2016 lineup!

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Yet another boutique festival has been locked in for 2016 and boy does this one pack a punch. Melbourne’s ‘Electric Parade’ festival is the newest incarnation from the folks at Majik Entertainment and is set to feature some of the biggest names in trance and electro.

Delivering the ultimate production along with a next level line-up, this is your chance to experience amazement and bliss. As the sun sets, you are left dancing to the pulsating sounds of the world’s greatest international DJs and Live Acts. Check out the full lineup below!

Electric Parade Lineup

NEELIX
WILL SPARKS
JORDAN SUCKLEY
LIQUID SOUL
DAY.DIN
BORIS BREJCHA
CAPTAIN HOOK
FREEDOM FIGHTERs
SEAN TYAS
LIQUID HOOK
JOEL FLETCHER
NICE7
RESHEF
BERG
ANNE CLUE
JORN VAN DEYNHOVEN
MUSKA
ZAC WATERS
H.U.S

electric parade 2016 lineup

Tickets

Earlybird – $79 – SOLD OUT
1st Round – $89 – AVAILABLE
2nd Round – $99 – TBA
3rd Round – $120 – TBA

Tickets available to purchase here.

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