The Brooklyn Mirage, New York City’s premier sprawling outdoor venue nestled in the industrial enclave of East Williamsburg, has announced opening weekend on Saturday, May 19 as well as its first phase of house music and techno events for the 2018 summer.
Announcing 11 events produced by Reynard Productions (the team behind The Cityfox Experience events), they include some of the world’s biggest labels and party brands such as Afterlife, Crew Love, Innervisions, Mayan Warrior, OUTPOST, Paradise, listed’s PLAY, and SAGA. Delivering an unrivalled playground for Gotham’s fans of the 4/4, set amongst tropical palm trees and spectacular views of the Manhattan skyline, this is the place to spend the summer outdoors in New York.
Impressively fitted out with KV2 Audio’s revolutionary VHD5.0 sound system, state of the art lighting, 3D video projection mapping and creature comforts throughout the labyrinth premises, The Brooklyn Mirage will welcome New York’s own and iconic The Cityfox Experience to opening weekend on Saturday, May 19. Bringing a slate of innovative and exceptional underground artists, the lineup includes the likes of Martin Buttrich, ANNA, Serge Devant, Karmon, Holmar, John Tejada (live), Jon Charnis, Mathias Schober & Thomas Herb, Muffs & Mykola, and Sarah Myers. Additional The Cityfox Experience dates include midsummer on July 7, and the season’s closing event on September 29.
Also announced are among dance music’s leading labels and party brands including Dixon and Âme’s legendary Innervisions on August 4, Soul Clap’s Crew Love on August 19, Tale of Us’ Afterlife on September 8, and Jamie Jones’ Paradise on September 22. Other highlight events include Mexico’s Mayan Warrior on June 9 featuring the NYC debut of their legendary Burning Man art car, and OUTPUT who will host their signature off-site event OUTPOST on June 24. Bedouin, Mixmag’s Breakthrough DJ duo of 2017 will take over the multi-level outdoor oasis with their acclaimed Ibiza residency SAGA on July 3 and San Francisco’s PLAY, by listed Productions on July 21.
In addition to Reynard Productions’ programming, house and techno heads can also look forward to when The Brooklyn Mirage hosts Lee Burridge’s renowned All Day I Dream series, the summer edition of Spanish clubbing brand elrow, the Burning Man pre-party Taste of Dust, with even more to be announced.
Opening in summer 2017 to wide acclaim, The Brooklyn Mirage has quickly established itself as New York’s most impressive outdoor venue and beloved Brooklyn hot spot hosting internationally renowned artists, corporate and community events, after work drinks and plenty more in between. Part of the larger 80,000 square foot complex known as Avant Gardner, The Brooklyn Mirage boasts sweeping views of the Manhattan skyline peppered with towering palm trees, sleek bars and chillout areas with magnificent 360 degree viewpoints. Creating an atmosphere of utmost comfort alongside top of the line production and sound, this is exactly the type of summer oasis New Yorkers dream of.
For tickets to Reynard Productions’ summer events, head here.
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