Electric Elephant Rides Again
One of Croatia’s founding festivals reveals first wave of artists featuring Derrick Carter & Lindstrom
If you dream of partying in the glorious sunshine by the aquamarine waters of the Adriatic with a select group of kindred spirits and the very best names in electronic dance music then dream no longer. Electric Elephant – one of the founding festivals of the Croatian summer scene – returns this year better than ever with a stellar line up and brand new accommodation packages.
The bill – as ever – offers an eclectic smorgasbord, effortlessly blending house, disco and electronica into one infectious mix that evokes the pioneering party spirit of our Balearic forefathers.
For the first time this year the festival is curated by Broadwick Live, the creative force behind Festival No6 and Snowbombing. The first wave announcement features big names including Norwegian DJ and producer Lindstrom, house legend Derrick Carter indulging his passion for disco, Hamburg’s finest David August with a live house set, analog nerds Bicep, acid house pioneer A Guy Called Gerald and many more. The organisers are also set to announce four headline acts in the coming weeks.
Said Alexander Bennett, Director, Broadwick Live: “We are extremely proud to be a part of Electric Elephant and include it in our portfolio of events. Having been regular visitors to the festival since its beginnings in Petrcane, and having met many friends along the way, we are excited to help move Electric Elephant forward in 2015, whilst maintaining its reputation and atmosphere it’s become renowned for.
“We’re really excited by this first wave of artists, it’s the perfect Electric Elephant blend. We’re announcing four massive headliners in the next few weeks that will be the cherry on the top of what’s shaping up to be an incredible event. We also have a few exciting little changes in-store this year which will make it an even better party and a better experience for everyone.”
Bicep said: "We’re excited to get back to Tisno and get down with all the mad Mancs!"
Early bird wristbands are available now for the incredible price of £110 giving full festival access over the five days. Better still the early bird’s can be purchased for a 50% deposit meaning your place in the sun can be for secured for a mere £55 with nothing else to pay until 10 May 2015.
Brand new for this year are complete holiday packages available to buy on the website making it never easier to book your trip away.
Electric Elephant offers a series of bespoke on-site accommodation packages including 3 or 4 person air-con apartments from £194 pp and the sumptuous Shikar Boutique tents that sleep up to 4 people in Bedouin-style splendor and real beds with bedding. DIY camping is also available for the hardcore at just £69 per tent. A variety of beautiful accommodation options in the old town of Tisno will be available in the coming weeks.
More than just a festival, Electric Elephant offers a sublimely diverse range of sounds across the electronic spectrum. Set near the idyllic town of Tisno, it is a celebration of amazing music and glorious sun, an intimate paean to dancing the night away under a starlit sky until dawn with like-minded souls from around the world. Come and join the party.