Welcome to the EmeraldCityEDM Summer 2015 Festival Guide! We all know about Paradiso Festival in June at the beautiful Gorge Amphitheater, but what about What The Festival in Oregon, or some smaller and independent alternatives, such as Cascadia (formerly Photosynthesis) Festival? And, did you know that Jack U will be up in Pemberton, BC this summer with Tiesto & Missy Elliot?!?!! Now you know!
Make summer 2015 the best ever with EmeraldCityEDM’s handy guide to recommended outdoor events happening this summer in the glorious Pacific North West! We have compiled links, lineups, and relevant information to help you plan out your summer. Note that events in Canada will require crossing the US-Canada border. This list will be updated as more events are announced. In order of date:
June 26 – 27
Armin van Buuren
July 3 – 5
Tonasket, Eastern WA
Presented by Photosynthesis & LiveNLove Productions
This 4th of July weekend, we bring back RECESS! This time with more toys, games and music than ever before. Join us while we play outside, and for the first time ever, RECESS is now a multi day event! Stay tuned for more information.
FVDED in the Park
July 3 – 4
Surrey, BC Canada (suburb of Vancouver)
July 10 – 13
Merritt, BC Canada
Immerse yourself in 4 interactive stage environments with sound design by world-renowned PK Sound. Explore installation art and expand your knowledge and understanding with workshops and yoga classes. Play in the refreshing Coldwater River and float to the beach party at Slay Bay stage.
Pemberton Music Festival
July 16 – 19
Pemberton, BC Canada
July 23 – 26
Granite Falls, WA
Formerly Photosynthesis Festival
Tipper + more TBA
-View the full Cascadia Festival lineup online.
Capitol Hill Block Party
July 24 – 26
Capitol Hill, Seattle
Lineup – Notable EDM Headliners:
August 6 – 9
Where the music meets the mountain! A music, adventure, & camping festival. 15th Annual.
August 7 – 10
Salmo River Ranch, BC Canada
September 4 – 7 (Labor Day Weekend)
Don’t forget to stay up to date on local EDM events happening in Seattle by following the EmeraldCityEDM Upcoming Event Calendar and enter to win FREE local show tickets on our Giveaways page.
Memorial Day Weekend, May 22 – 25
Noon – 6pm
Volunteer Park Amphitheater, Seattle WA
Aquafunk Boat Party
6pm – 10pm (afterparty for Parke Diem)
Presented by Uniting Souls
A 2-deck, 4-hour cruise on Lake Union & Lake Washington featuring local, national & international guest DJ/producers, all your friends & amazing views of our beautiful city & lakes ♡
Lineup: Stimhalt (Germany), Alexander East, Michael Manahan & more
–RSVP on Facebook
-Ticketing information coming soon
What The Festival
June 19 – 22
Wolf Run Ranch, OR
Conscious Culture Festival
June 19 – 21
Lineup: See the entire Conscious Culture Festival 2015 lineup online here.