Over 14,000 Thousand of EDM enthusiasts grooved to the beats of the world’s greatest DJ’s, transforming Meydan into a haven of dance and music
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AETOS Wire )Meydan witnessed a crowd full of energy that danced all night at the BAO Festival Dubai, on 29th & 30th of November 2018. The Dubai sky came alive with incredible pyro techniques as the first BAO festival came to a close. The party kicked off on the 29th November with DJ LICIOUS and MARCUS SANTORO creating a perfect celebratory atmosphere. Following suit, the energy levels kept reaching for the sky with the performance of artists like, ALOK, R3HAB, AFROJACK and the brilliant duo DIMITRI VEGAS & LIKE MIKE.
After the mesmerizing journey of day one, the fans on day two of BAO festival saw a massive line-up including DANTE KLEIN, BROOKS, SALVATORE GANACCI, NERVO, and DON DIABLO, who took them on a journey which kept building the anticipation levels for the biggest acts of the night. MARTIN GARRIX’s blast of infectious music sealed the night with over 14,000 fans grooving to BAO beats this weekend.
This playground of magic with dazzling lasers, cold flames and CO2 streamers ensured the crowd in Dubai had its first true EDM festival experience. BAO festival thrilled EDM fans with a custom-built Chinese dragon themed main stage, spectacular lighting, special effects, pyrotechnics and sound design, witnessed for the very first time in Dubai. The 72-meter long Dragon wrapped around a 65-meter wide and 25-meter high main stage, kept the audiences fascinated throughout both days, making it a show that will be remembered in the years to come. With this spectacular set up, the event producers, Envie Events have yet again proved their diligence and creativity.
BAO project creator Bingchen Li said, “It’s been an absolute pleasure to unveil BAO Festival in Dubai. We are overwhelmed with the love and energy that our fans gave to BAO festival. Dubai has been an incredible host to the very first edition of this festival which will only grow in years to come. This musical journey was surely an unforgettable one. Our team has worked tirelessly for months to make this first edition of BAO festival a reality. The festival would not have been what it became without the active support of Meydan, our various Media partners, local suppliers, DCTM and various other Government entities in Dubai and most importantly our fans.”
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