Imagine Music Festival will be celebrating its 5th anniversary as one of the nation’s most anticipated electronic dance music events. Preparing for its biggest and best year yet, Imagine has released the first phase of its lineup which includes some of the most acclaimed and exciting talent from across the globe. Returning to Atlanta Motor Speedway in Atlanta, Georgia on September 21st – 23rd, 2018, the first round of headliners for Atlanta’s largest music and camping festival includes: Armin Van Buuren, Alesso, Galantis, RL Grime, Zeds Dead, and special guest – Adventure Club. With more headliners to be announced, this initial collection of top tier names are joined by over 40 additional artists.

PHASE 1 LINEUP COURTESY OF IMAGINE MUSIC FESTIVAL

Featuring four main stages, with more stages and artists to be announced, Imagine’s immersive aquatic fairytale theme will permeate through the Atlanta Motor Speedway grounds. Additional artists on the 2018 performer lineup include: Oceania Stage: 12th Planet; Bear Grillz: Liquid Stranger; Riot Ten; Zaxx; Eddie Gold; Kevin Flum; Leah Culver; Midnite Panda; Ra; and Sunday Service. Amazonia Stage: GRiZ; ZHU; Cashmere Cat; Shpongle (Simon Posford DJ set); Ekali; Eoto; Lotus; Jai Wolf; SunSquabi; Higher Learning; Juju Beats; Levitation Jones; Protohype and Zen Selekta. Disco Inferno Stage: Green Velvet; Oliver Heldens; special guest: Noisia; Boogie T & Squnto; Chocolate Puma; EDX; Joker; Koan Sound; Shlump; Walker & Royce; Wax Motif; Afro Acid Block, with: Salah Ananse and DJ Kemit; Ariel; Exit 9; Halogen; Ployd; and White Rhino. Aeria Stage: Paul Oakenfold; Gabriel Dresden; DJ Dara; IV Lab; Bryson Taylor; and DaddyDough.

PHOTO BY DVP

Throughout the aquatic wonderland there will be no shortage of aquatic creatures, dancers, cirque acts, art, workshops, the return of the Imagine pool, and an even bigger and better lineup than last year’s. To give you the most enchanting experience possible, Imagine will create an all-encompassing, 360-degree sensory experience that blends music, circus troupes, performers, dancers, art, workshops, classes and more. Check out the official aftermovie from Imagine Music Festival 2017 below.

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FEATURED PHOTO BY DVP.