This weekend Morrison County will once again open its arms and welcome back the annual Global Dance Festival! Taking place July 18th, 19th, and 20th is one of the most anticipated musical event Colorado has to offer. Red Rocks Amphitheater once again will be filled to its brim with EDM fans from far and wide. They will be captivating festival attendees for 3-days with the jaw dropping natural landscape of Red Rocks. This year Global has gone above and beyond with their lineup, bringing in some of the most exciting up and coming electronic artist in the scene. They also will be showcasing a great assortment of local DJ’s and producers from lovely Colorado. With special live performances by ODESZA, Waka Flocka Flame, and Infected Mushroom this weekend can’t get here fast enough but till then here is a Video recap of last year at Global Dance Festival.



The first day of Global Dance Festival is going to kick the weekend off with a bang! Friday features Adventure Club, Carnage, Ben Negative, Bro Safari, Brillz, Dave Aude, Gabriel & Dresden, Infected Mushroom Live, Kastle, Kygo, Louis Futon, Norin & Rad, and that’s not even everyone! Be sure you stop by and see Kygo’s first performance in Colorado this is one artist you can’t miss after his jar dropping set at Electric Forest, you are sure to walk away in a slight daze! For all you dancers out there you won’t be disappointed with what Brillz, Bro Safari and Carnage have in store for you, and yes the rest of the artist will be just as amazing so make sure you have those dancing shoes with you.


Before you know it you will be diving head first into the second day of Global Dance Festival! I hope you get enough sleep because day two is a straight up powerhouse. Be sure to get there when gates open because you don’t want to miss out on any of these artists, with Kdrew, Simon Patterson, Turner & Heit, and Stratus kicking things off it’s sure to be fun. This is just a taste of what is in store, be sure you don’t miss out on the special Live performances from ODESZA and Waka Flocka Flame. Oh and that’s right Destroid is will be bringing the house down as well, and yes you will need ear plugs.



For some Sunday is the most anticipated day of the weekend with Oliver Heldens, Tchami, Savant, and Madeon bringing the heat to Red Rocks. Also if you haven’t had a chance to see David Heartbreak, Dragon & Jontron, ETC!ETC, Fury, and DJ SLiink today would be the day to try and catch all of their sets, so make the most out of your Sunday fun day. Each of these sets will be leading up to Wolfgang Gartner and Zedd who will be closing out the night! Zedd’s best known for his song “Clarity” which was number 8 on Billboard 100 he also won a Grammy award for Best Dance Recording at the 56th Grammy Awards. We all hope that everyone has an enjoyable safe weekend at Red Rocks Amphitheater, please remember to thank all of the staff that has been working hard to bring you Global Dace Festival.

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