The world is now flush with lots and lots of dance festivals but, the fusion dance festivals is something that has popped up in recent times only. Just few decades old, the swag of fusion and indo western dance has swept the crazy dance frantic like anything. While, you can always pick a beat to shake your leg on the music to meet your dance needs, the excitement of becoming a part of popular dance festival is simply incomparable. For this reason, we have listed down world’s 9 best fusion and indo western dance festivals across the globe that are a must visit for you if you LIVE dance.
One of the largest dance and music fest, Creamfields was first held in 1998 in Winchester. It host live performances from various bands and dancers that make it one of the most attended festival across the globe. This biggest and best dance festival is held in UK every year. The proposed date for 2018 Creamfields is in August.
One of the most popular EDM in the states, Electric Daisy was first held in 1997 at the Shrine Expo Hall in Los Angeles just as a rave but, it gained popularity and in 2008, first official Electric Daisy carnival was held in California and later it spread to Colorado, New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico, and even Milton Keynes in the UK. Held every year at various locations of States and UK, it is one of the biggest fusion music and dance festivals of the world.
There are only few indo western dance festivals or fusion dance and music festival that could rival the Tommorowland of Boom. This music festival was first held in 2005 and soon became one of the biggest and notable festivals of dance and music in the world. To be held in July this year, Tommorowland is an audiovisual treat for all the attendants.
Considered as Asia’s largest dance and music festival, sunburn is currently running in its 11th edition, the initial few editions of sunburn were held in Goa before shifting to Pune. Attended by a large number of people, internationally acclaimed artists like David Guetta, Dyro and KYGO performs in this indo western dance and music festival making it a must-visit festivals of the world.
Ultra Music Festival
Held every year in March in the city of Miami, Florida, Ultra Music festival is an annual outdoor indo western electronic dance and music festival. Founded in 1999 by Alex Omes and Russell Faibisch, it is one of the most attended music fest across the globe and some of the most popular artists performs during all the days of this festival.
Believed to be the oldest indo western dance music festival in the Netherlands, Mysteryland was first held in 1993 in Netherlands. The first international version of this music and dance festival was held in 2011 in Chile and it slowly yet steadily spread its horizons across other parts of the world. Majorly held in Netherlands, it has spread in both South and North America.
For a major city of the world-New York, you cannot settle for anything less and hence, the electric zoo fusion dance and music festival came into being. Held annually over the Labor Day weekend in New York City, it features all genres of dance and music and brings in the most recognized DJ’s and performers at one place. It has received international dance music awards nominations for the entire best music event for 4 consecutive years.
Named after a village in Tolna County, Hungary, the Ozora festival is held each year on an estate in the village Dadpuszta since 2004. For an out of this world experience, Ozora festival promises legendary performances by renowned artists like Alpha, Eat static, Ace and lot more. Other than the soul stirring music and dance, the beauty and uniqueness of Ozora is something that every music and dance enthusiast falls in love with.
With the collaboration of two major Australian promoters, Stereosonic festival came into being and it is held every year in various cities of Australia during the months of November and December. With a mix of electronic music and indo western dance culture, it attracts people from around the globe. With some of the most remarkable performers like Calvin Harris, Diplo, Annie Mac and various others, the festival is growing bigger and better each year.