TORONTO, March 31, 2015 /CNW/ - Bud Light Digital Dreams has recently announced the very best local and international talent across multiple electronic music genres. Our Dreamers will see these artists grace three stages at Bud Light Digital Dreams Electronic Music Festival this summer over two days. Back for its fourth year, Bud Light Digital Dreams, produced by Live Nation Canada in partnership with INK Entertainment, will take place in Toronto at the The Flats at Ontario Place on Saturday, June 27th and Sunday, June 28th.
Since the inauguration of the festival in 2012 we have continuously worked to bring in top tier talent, state of the art technologies, and a cultural experience like no other. This year will be no different. As the landscape of festivals and electronic dance music continues to evolve, so do we. Included in our evolution will be the introduction of the BACARDÍ® Untameable Stage. This stage features the newest genre of house music, future live sounds that includes the use of live instruments and performances. The BACARDÍ Untameable Stage will also showcase the biggest names in dubstep and bass music. "Helping to showcase the evolution of music is a role that we are proud to play," said Nadine Iacocca, Marketing Director, Rums for Bacardi Canada Inc. "As EDM continues to heavily influence the future of music, we are excited to be part of the journey that showcases the energy, optimism and passion of those boundary-pushing artists."
In addition, Bud Light Digital Dreams welcomes Spotify as the exclusive online streaming partner. "We are incredibly proud to be a part of the largest EDM music festival in Canada," said Jamie Herbert, Head of Marketing for Spotify Canada. "Bud Light Digital Dreams is an amazing celebration of music and Spotify will enhance the experience by enabling fans to enjoy unique playlists of the Festival's artists and performers through our website and mobile app." Check out the exclusive playlist here.
The Bud Light Digital Dreams Electronic Music Festival will once again be held at The Flats at Ontario Place and will be expanding its use of the RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) enabled wristband system that was implemented last year to incorporate all food, beverage and merchandise vendors.
General admission weekend passes start at $189.99 (+ tax and service fees) and VIP weekend passes start at $249.99 (+ tax and service fees). Tickets are available now through Ticketmaster.
New this year, Bud Light Digital Dreams will be offering hotel, flight and ticket packages via Findor. Purchasers can select from a variety of pre-prepared packages, or build their own custom order choosing a preferred airline or hotel of their choice. The first 100 general admission tickets will be offered at the early bird price of $129.99 (+ tax and service fees), and the first 25 VIP tickets will be offered at the early bird price of $229.99 (+ tax and service fees). This transaction will be offered in one easy payment.
ARTISTS SCHEDULED TO PERFORM AT BUD LIGHT DIGITAL DREAMS 2015 INCLUDE:
ARMIN VAN BUUREN, ZEDD, STEVE ANGELLO, MARTIN GARRIXX, DEORRO, ADVENTURE CLUB, CARL COX, PETE TONG, EXCISION, ALVIN RISK, AMTRAC, ANNA LUNOE, ARTY, BORGEOUS, COSELLA, DATSIK, DISCIPLES, DR. OZI, DUBFIRE, EVA SHAW, FLUX PAVILION, GALANTIS, HAYWYRE, JOHN DIGWEED, MARK OLIVER, MEMORECKS, PARIS & SIMO, PEKING DUK, REZZ, SAEED YOUNAN, SANDER VAN DOORN, SHOWTEK, SLANDER, W&W, YELLOW CLAW, ZOMBOY
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About Live Nation Canada:
Live Nation Canada, a subsidiary of Live Nation Entertainment, is the country's leading live entertainment company. Annually, Live Nation Canada produces more than 1100 shows for more than 3,000,000 fans across the country.
Hundreds of local and international acts perform each year in Live Nation Canada owned and operated venues, Molson Canadian Amphitheatre and the Commodore Ballroom. Committed to branching into new markets, Live Nation Canada continues to expand their development of globally recognized festivals including Arts & Crafts Field Trip, Squamish Valley Music Festival, Bud Light Digital Dreams, Contact Music Festival and more to come.
Live Nation Entertainment is comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, Artist Nation Management and Live Nation Media/Sponsorship. Ticketmaster.com is the global event ticketing leader and one of the world's top five ecommerce sites, with nearly 30 million monthly unique visitors. For additional information, visit www.livenation.com/investors.
About INK Entertainment:
INK Entertainment is Canada's leading lifestyle and entertainment company. Operating since 1982, INK Entertainment has demonstrated an enviable ability to read the pulse of ever-changing cultural times and tastes, responding with a host of successful enterprises, including the Parisian-themed Bistro La Société (Toronto and Montreal), the deejay-headlined VELD Music Festival and a number of trendy nightclubs, including Uniun, Product, CUBE, Dragonfly, the Guvernment and Koolhaus Entertainment Complex, and Tattoo Queen West. Headquartered in Toronto and helmed by visionary entrepreneur Charles Khabouth, INK Entertainment's innovative approach, fusing dining, lifestyle, entertainment and design has led the company to team up with several significant industry partners in Canada and the U.S.: Cirque De Soleil on the Beatles Revolution nightclub in Las Vegas; Loews Hotels and Resorts for La Société Montreal and several American-based projects in 2013-14; ICON Legacy for Weslodge, Patria and Storys Building and; Lifetime Developments for Bisha Hotel & Residences, the newest private label hotel and residence brand to originate in Toronto since The Four Seasons in the 1960s. For more information, visit http://www.inkentertainment.com/ or connect with INK Entertainment on Facebook and Twitter.
About Bacardi Canada Inc.:
Bacardi Canada Inc. is the Canadian import and distribution arm of one of the world's leading spirits and wine producers. The company boasts a portfolio of some of the most recognized and top-selling spirits brands in the Canada including BACARDÍ® rum, the world's most awarded and best-selling premium rum; GREY GOOSE® Vodka; DEWAR'S® Blended Scotch Whisky; BOMBAY SAPPHIRE® gin; CAZADORES® 100 percent blue agave tequila; and MARTINI® vermouth. LIVE PASSIONATELY. DRINK RESPONSIBLY. BACARDÍ, BACARDÍ UNTAMEABLE AND THE BAT DEVICE ARE TRADEMARKS OF BACARDI & COMPANY LIMITED.
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For further information: about Bud Light Digital Dreams 2015 or about Live Nation Canada, please contact: Candace Valin, (416) 260-3051, [email protected]