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The full guide to Electric Zoo 2019

Electric Zoo’s eleventh festival brings together electronic dance music’s leading lights and superstars-in-the-making

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Look out clubs in NYC: Electric Zoo 2019 is poised to take over Labor Day weekend, bringing hoards of EDM fans to Randalls Island for the event's eleventh summer. The festival has become an unmissable attraction on the electronic-dance-music circuit, featuring a wide range of artists both top name and underground. Cop a festival outfit at one of the city's best clothing stores, put on one of the best DJ mixes and get yourself ready for Electric Zoo 2019.

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When is Electric Zoo 2019?

This year, Electric Zoo will take place Friday, August 30, 2019–Sunday, September 1, 2019.

Where is Electric Zoo 2019?

Electric Zoo takes place at Randalls Island Park, New York City.

Who is playing Electric Zoo 2019?

This year doesn't spare in the heavy-hitters department, featuring the likes of Armin van Buuren, Kaskade, Afrojack, Benny Benassi and a collaboration between Skrillrex and Boyz Noise known as Dogblood.

How do I get tickets to Electric Zoo 2019?

Buy tickets at the official festival website or through Time Out.

How do I get to Electric Zoo 2019?

You've got a couple different options. There will be ferries at the intersection of East 35th Street and FDR Drive that will run continuously back and forth from the fest starting at 2:30pm on Friday and at 12:30pm on Saturday and Sunday. Ferry passes are available on the official websiteIf sea travel isn't your thing, you can take the 4, 5 or 6 to the 125th St stop. From there, you hop on the X80 Express Bus, which travels straight to Randalls Island Park.

What can I eat at Electric Zoo 2019?

As always, the fest serves a diverse array of food options from a host of local vendors. This year's culinary offerings include everything from Buddharito (sushi burritos) to Rita's Italian ice.

 

 

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