Final countdown to Dreambeach

PARTY ON! More than 165,000 electronic music fans are expected to descend on Villaricos next week.

PARTY ON! More than 165,000 electronic music fans are expected to descend on Villaricos next week. CREDIT: Dreambeach Villaricos Facebook page @DreambeachFestVillaricos

THE final countdown to this year’s Dreambeach has begun. 

More than 165,000 electronic music fans are expected to descend on Villaricos next week for what is one of the most important dates in the national music electronic music calendar. 

Among this year’s festival features will be a Notre Dame-inspired underground techno music Dreams Tent: a 4,000sqm marquee designed to give more of a clubbing experience, with a 16-metre high interior of gothic-feel geometric shapes and lighting and a ceiling equipped with 300sqm of LED screens. 

Some 16,000 ravers will be able dance inside the marquee to music from international DJs like Adam Beyer, Marco Carola, Loco Dice, Stephan Bodzin, Boris BrejchaJoris Voorn b2b Kölsch, Nina Kraviz and Charlotte de Witte. 

There will also be a swim and dance pool area with music from midday to 7pm in the camping zone, where 30,000 festivalgoers are expected to pitch their tents.  

Dreambeach gets going on Wednesday August 7 and runs until Sunday August 11. 

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Cathy Elelman

Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.

Based in Mojacar for the last 21 years, Cathy is very much part of the local community and is always well and truly up on all the latest news and events going on in this region of Spain.

Her top goals are to do the best job she can informing the local English-speaking community, visitors to the area and the wider world about about the news in Almeria, to learn something new every day, and to embrace very new challenge this fast-changing world brings her way.

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