The top dance music festivals in Toronto this year include some electrifying favourites and a couple of new players. Massive stages with impressive lights and DJs from around the world are ready to get us dancing in the sun, under the stars, in the grass, and on the beach.Events you might want to check out:
True North Music Festival (May 21 @ International Centre - Hall 5 - Arrow Hall)
This is a new festival from Vancouver's Solid Events and it features a lineup of EDM DJs and producers from a wide range of genres.
Electric Island 2017 (May 22 - September 4 @ Hanlan's Point)
Don't leave town this summer because all you need to do is head to Hanlan's Point to see some of the world's greatest DJs play next to the beach.
Manifesto 11 (June 10 @ Echo Beach)
Manifesto is growing up this year with a big dance party down by the beach. Majid Jordan, The Internet, Jidenna and Tika Simone are just some of the names on the lineup.
Prism Festival 15th Anniversary (June 22-26 @ Prism)
The Prism Festival happens over the course of Pride weekend in various venues (including Cabana Pool Bar, Coda and Rebel) with an impressive lineup of DJs from around the globe.
Bud Light Dreams Festival (July 7 @ Echo Beach)
Digital Dreams has been renamed the Dreams Festival, but the two-day EDM extravaganza's big, brash lineup is just as impressive as in past years.
Veld Music Festival 2017 (August 5 @ Veld Music Festival)
Downsview Park will be invaded with dance music lovers for two days with perhaps the best lineup of 2017.
by Phil Villeneuve via blogTO