With the island of Ibiza gearing up for yet another stunning summer season, here’s a list of Ibiza parties that you should definitely attend this year.
MK & Friends Area 10 Pool Party
9th July – 6th August 2018
Location: Ibiza Rocks
Line-up Highlights: MK / BONTAN / PROK & FITCH / OMAR S / JAX JONES / WILL CLARKE
KC LIGHTS + special guests TBA
Info: Taking over the infamous Ibiza Rocks for a month long pool party residency. MK & Friends will turn it into a virtual water wonderland, complete with a wide array of global DJs.
Jamie Jones – Paradise
20th June – 26th September 2018
Line-up Highlights: JAMIE JONES / MARCO CAROLA / THE MARTINEZ BROTHERS / ADAM BEYER LOUIE VEGA / KINK (LIVE) / TALE OF US / HONEY DIJON / PEGGY GOU
Info: Jamie Jones invites you to experience ‘Paradise Dance Energy’ this summer at Ibiza’s famed DC-10 – an immersive landscape paying homage to 30 years since the 1988 summer of love. From acid house to raves and vogue balls, the Paradise theme for 2018 will serve as a stunning exploration steeped in the history of dance music.
Tale Of Us – Afterlife
28th June – 4th October 2018
Location: Hï Ibiza
Line-up Highlights: TALE OF US / AGENTS OF TIME / BEN KLOCK/ CARL CRAIG / CHRIS LIEBING HELENA HAUFF / MACEO PLEX / MARCEL DETTMANN / SOLOMUN / WOO YORK
Info: World-renowned DJ and production duo Tale Of Us have revealed their 2018 Ibiza plans for their acclaimed party series Afterlife. Returning to the original place where the residency was launched under its current guise of Hï Ibiza, the parties themselves promise something different and adventurous, with the residency taking over both rooms and production concepts designed for each space, 2018 looks set to be a game-changer for Ibiza.
Lee Burridge’s All Day I Dream
July 19th | August 9th | September 20th 2018
Location: Blue Marlin Ibiza
Line-up Highlights: LEE BURRIDGE / YokoO + special guests TBA
Info: This season will see Lee Burridge bring his New York brand All Day I Dream to Blue Marlin Ibiza for his first ever residency on the White Isle. With four monthly events taking place across the summer, the hypnotic melodies will soundtrack the beautiful Cala Jondal bay for a magical day-to-night story. There will be special guests joining Lee and resident artist YokoO each night. Transforming the venue into a mystical paradise, there will be structural art, lanterns, fairy lights and flowers married together to form a sweet haven. The party was founded in 2011 and has gone on to tour around the world with showcases in Los Angeles, London, Moscow, Beirut and the spirit land of Burning Man.
19th May – 29th September 2018
Line-up Highlights: ANDHIM / ANDRE OLIVA / CAMELPHAT / DAVIDE SQUILLACE / ELI & FUR ILLARIO ALICANTE / LAUREN LANE / MAYA JAYNE COLES / NIC FANCIULLI / SOLARDO / wAFF
Info: Ibiza mega-brand ANTS is bringing the Colony back to the Playa d’en Bossa venue of Ushuaïa Ibiza Beach Hotel this summer, solidifying ANTS’ reputation as the most in-demand. The homegrown party will ‘Hack The System’ for their sixth year as residents which promises to be their most rebellious to date.
Black Coffee – Hï Saturdays
26th May to 6th October 2018
Location: Hï Ibiza
Line-up Highlights: BLACK COFFEE / &ME / ÂME (LIVE) / APOLLONIA / HONEY DIJON
JAMIE JONES / LOCO DICE / LUCIANO / NASTIA / THE BLACK MADONNA / VIRGIL ABLOH
Info: South African selector Black Coffee returns with his residency at Hï Ibiza after a hugely successful 18-week stint last year. Taking centre stage for each showcase, it is cited as the first Ibiza residency which aims to showcase the genre he has become a true ambassador for, to the next generation of clubbers on the island.
SAGA by Bedouin
27th May to 30th Setepmber 2018
Location: Heart Ibiza
Line-up Highlights: BEDOUIN / BLACK COFFEE / GUY GERBER / &ME / LEE BURRIDGE
DAMIAN LAZARUZ / MATHIAS MEYER / dOP / SATORI / JAME JONES / BASTI GRUB / DJ KOZE
Info: Launched in 2017, SAGA was lauded as the most successful new residency on the island. A collaborative project between Bedouin, Cirque Du Soleil and the Adria Brothers, the concept aims to tell a story in an enticingly beautiful and dramatic way. Transforming Heart into an incredible sensory audio-visual experience, the party truly compliments the magic of the most avant-garde venue on the island.
Guy Gerber – RUMORS
20th May to 30th September 2018
Line-up Highlights: GUY GERBER / BASS IBELLINI / BEDOUIN / CASSY / D’JULZ / DUBFIRE / FELIX DA HOUSECAT / KENNY GLASGOW / LAUREN LANE / LIFE ON PLANETS / RANDALL M
Info: Revered producer, DJ and label owner Guy Gerber returns to the White Isle for the 2018 season, with another edition of his much-talked about residency, RUMORS. The day event series will take place every Sunday between May and October, with the 2018 series marking several debut performances from the likes of DJ Seinfeld, Danny Tenaglia, Felix, and Blond:ish.
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