FestPop’s Top Picks New Years Eve Music Festivals Around the Globe
SnowGlobe Music Festival 2017
Dec 29-31, 2017 | South Lake Tahoe, CA
SnowGlobe rolls a dance music festival, ski/snowboard adventure, and New Year’s Eve celebration into one. Here’s how it goes down: you’re swaddled in downy North Face garb, swaying and arm-flailing to the beat, while a snowboarder back-flips off a jump next to the stage. Then fireworks burst and confetti flutters and everyone scream “Happy New Year” before getting back to boogieing to stay warm. Headliners this year include DILLON FRANCIS, PORTER ROBINSON, TRAVIS SCOTT, ZEDD and much more.
Countdown NYE 2017
NOS Events Center
Dec 30-31| San Bernardino, CA
As the hand on the clock strikes midnight, bid farewell to the year at our 4th annual New Year’s Eve bash: Countdown NYE 2017. Taking place Saturday, December 30, and Sunday, December 31, at the NOS Events Center in San Bernardino, CA, Countdown NYE 2017, the biggest New Year’s Eve celebration on the West Coast, will welcome tens of thousands of Headliners under shimmering lights and a shower of confetti. And best of all, we’re giving you a sneak peek at the top-notch talent we’re bringing to the final festival of the year with our initial lineup, which features world-renowned producers deadmau5.
A limited number of early-bird tickets for Countdown NYE 2017 are on sale now.
Minneapolis Convention Center
Dec 30-31| Minneapolis, MD
18 & Over
GA Passes and VIP Packages On Sale HERE
Enter to Win An Exclusive Flyaway Package HERE
SNOWATA is a unique indoor music festival tucked cozily inside is a cornucopia heated pleasures.
SNOWTA’s line up fuses the amazing multi-genre music festival with a heavy slant on both Hip-Hop and EDM communities both internationally celebrated and in the region. Chart-topping and major music festival headliners include Excision, Pretty Lights, Gucci Mane, Ganja White Night and so much more you could spend the majority of your time exploring the activities, artwork, and installations. SNOWTA offers a full arcade with classic arcade games, Alien Laser Tag, Human Bowling, a bigger skate park demo area… as well as a snowboard rail jam and competition with professionals outside in their new area with other activities/contests/ and art that can only exist outside due to the weather.
December 28th 2017 – January 1st, 2018 | Sydney, Australia
Tickets are available now, including 3 or 4 day festival tickets, at www.lostparadise.com.au
Taking place December 28th, 2017 – January 1st, 2018 in the picturesque natural surrounds of Glenworth Valley near Sydney, the lineup includes Âme (live), Mall Grab, Jon Hopkins, Palms Trax, Jackmaster, Stephen Bodzin, Little Dragon and more. Other highlights include yoga and meditation workshops in the Shambala Fields; a festival Bazaar; plus foodie pop-ups offering everything from homemade dim sum, fusion Japanese street food, and southern-Indian delicacies, through to wood-fired pizzas, vegan and biodynamic fare.
Cosmo NYE Music Festival
December 31st. | Rome, Italy
This NYE, immersive party-making promotion and festival Cosmo will celebrate on December 31st.
The ethos has always been one of unity; the vibe of a festival without the hassle of a mud-filled campsite — one can expect mesmeric visuals, explosions of colorful lighting, wondrous sensory-stimulating production and immersive props in abundance. 10,000 ravers will be taking over Rome this New Years Eve. The line up will include Chris Liebing, Ilario Alicante, Len Faki, Loco Dice, Marco Faraone, an many more.
HYTE NYE Berlin
December 31st 2017 | Funkhaus, Berlin
After the much talked about the success of last year’s event, globally renowned underground dance music brand HYTE is returning to Berlin on New Year’s Eve 2017 for a one-of-a-kind 24-hour rave. The line-up will be unrivalled in electronic music anywhere in Europe for this time of year, and will feature the underground elite the HYTE brand is so well known for.
For more information and tickets click here.
REACTION NEW YEAR’S EVE 2017
December 31st, 2017 | Chicago, ILL
React Presents is thrilled to announce the lineup for REACTION NEW YEAR’S EVE 2017, featuring ADVENTURE CLUB, BEAR GRILLZ, a LIVE performance by special guest OOKAY, and more acts TBA! Due to popular demand, this year Reaction will return to city limits with a one-night event at the legendary Aragon Ballroom on Sunday, December 31st.
Buy your tickets here.
MINIMAL EFFORT 2017
December 31st, 2017 | Los Angeles, California
Minimal Effort returns to The MacArthur for its 2017 New Year’s Eve Edition. The underground elite of Los Angeles will be filled with ahead of its time electronic music lineups. The MacArthur will be turned into an idyllic night by the immersive production Minimal Effort has built a reputation for. Expect multiple environments and an indoor-outdoor experience. This picturesque celebration is crafted with every detail in mind for your New Year’s experience.
Minimal Effort’s New Year’s Eve lineup will feature perpetually of the moment House icon Justin Martin, Italian techno purveyor and Life and Death co-founder DJ Tennis, heir to Detroit Techno’s modern thrown Jimmy Edgar, Dirtybird outlier J.Phlip, cosmic House explorer Oona Dahl, flagbearer of the true American underground DJ Three, grit-driven House specialist Ardalan, and of course the glue of the forward-thinking Minimal Effort curation Human Resources.
Lights All Night
Dallas Market Hall
Friday, December 29th & Saturday, December 30th | Dallas, TX
Lights All Night is Texas’ longest running end of the year party. Hoping that the turnout is the same as last year, you can expect to be vibing with 40,000 people at Dallas Market Hall. This two-day extravaganza of electronic dance music and hip-hop is on its’ 8th annual festival. Full lineup was released earlier this month. Here is the epic lineup Lights All Night has to offer for you!
Bassnectar • Marshmello • Porter Robinson (DJ Set) • Illenium • NGHTMRE • Seven Lions • Ugly God • Smokepurpp • Maxo Kream • Ookay (Live) • AC Slater • Destructo • Drezo • Liquid Stranger • Morgan Page • TOKiMONSTA • Blackgummy • Holly B2B Slayer • Carlyle • Devault • Niko The Kid • Sage Armstrong B2B Bot • Vincent • Whipped Cream • Wongo
Buy your tickets here.
Rawhide Event Center
December 30th & 31st | Chandler, Arizona.
This New Year’s Eve you can expect some of electronic dance music’s biggest and most buzz-worthy artists at Decadence 2017. The two day celebration is at the Rawhide Event Center in Chandler, Arizona. In short, artists from Armin Van Buuren to Zed’s Dead and everywhere in-between can be seen at this fourth annual festival on December 30th and 31st of this year. For two exhilarating nights, prepare to transcend time and reality as we are transported into the City Beyond Tomorrow! Enter and catch a glimpse of the extraordinary destiny that exists beyond tomorrow in the city filled with jaw-dropping production, exquisite decor, enchanting performers and unimaginable innovations just waiting to be discovered.
Sunday 31st December 2017
SECOND CITY | LAURA JONES
19:00 – 04:00 | 1 Printworks Surrey Quays Road, London
THE BLACK MADONNA | MOTOR CITY DRUM ENSEMBLE | HUNEE
DANIEL AVERY | GEORGE FITZGERALD | MIDLAND
DENIS SULTA | PEGGY GOU | TOM TRAGO
SHANTI CELESTE | KIM ANN FOXMAN
DJ SEINFELD | LONE
OVERMONO – DJ SET | BABA STILTZ | OR:LA
KRYSKO | GREG LORD
ZUTEKH DJS | HIGH HOOPS DJS
It’s an 2-day elrow takeover at Bristol’s definitive electronic music venue as they do the seemingly impossible and transform this edgy skatepark into a Toontown Farmyard. elrow mascot Rowgelia the chicken finally gets the attention she deserves as she inspires the From Lost To The River theme. Bringing along her motley crew of bonkers barnyard buddies for some farmyard fun full of interactive performers and crazy set design, party-goers can expect a surreal New Year’s to remember!
GROOVE ARMADA | STEVE LAWLER
CATZ ‘N DOGZ | BUSHWACKA!
MELÉ B2B LORD LEOPARD
DENNEY | ANDRES CAMPO | BASTIAN BUX
+ LOTS MORE
New Year’s Day | 15:00 – 03:00 | 74-78 Avon Street, BS2 0PX