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Electric Daisy Carnival 2013

As Electric Daisy Carnival's final sets ended in June, so did its five-year contract with the Las Vegas Motor Speedway (no word on whether an extension or new deal has been inked).

With its contract up, will EDC return to rave in Las Vegas?

July 2nd, 2015

As Electric Daisy Carnival's final sets ended in June, so did its five-year contract with the Las Vegas Motor Speedway (no word on whether an extension or new deal has been inked).

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    From sunrise stragglers to PLURing it up with Metro's finest, our observations from the festival's final night.

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    A trap set with an Aerosmith sing-along (seriously) to an overabundance of selfie sticks, our observations from Saturday night at the Speedway.

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    No, there was actually no hangover today. It’s impossible when one sticks with only water on Night 2 of the 2015 Electric Daisy Carnival at ...

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    Trance mainstay Above & Beyond packed the enormous Kinetic Field main-stage area, dominating EDC-related tweets (a guest appearance in the DJ booth by Breaking Bad ...

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    One man died and seven people were transported to area hospitals on Night 2 of Las Vegas’ 2015 Electrical Daisy Carnival. “While the cause of ...

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    Right now, the place is hopping, for real, with 130,000 or so energetic fans bounding to electronic dance music, flashing lights and exquisite staging. The ...

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    From traffic jams and long medic tent lines to an awesome WasteLand stage and something of a musical history lesson at the Funk House.

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    I can’t help but feel like I’ve been here before. It is an actual carnival—on steroids.

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    The new Carnival Square with multiple options for food and beverages, meet-and-greets, photo opps and services (cell phone charging, massages) — plus, bathrooms instead of ...

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    Attendees took to Twitter after the 2015 Electric Daisy Carnival to complain about huge traffic delays exiting the festival, with some saying it took more ...

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    According to event producer Insomniac, more than 134,000 electronic dance music fans flooded the Speedway for 2015's inaugural night.

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    Festival organizer Insomniac expects about 140,000 people to crowd the Las Vegas Motor Speedway each day ...

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