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Yowza! A Galaxy Of Superstar DJs Are Headlining BAO Festival

One of the seasons most anticipated dance festivals BAO is coming up next month and is being headlined by huge DJs on the EDM circuit!

Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike headlining day one

DJ duo Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike, who rank second on the DJ Magazine ‘Top 100 DJs’ last year and behind tracks like ‘Complicated’ and ‘Higher Place’ will be headlining day one of the weekend-long festival, followed by A-listers including Afrojack, the DJ behind ‘Ten Feet Tall’ and ‘The Spark’, R3hab, Alok, Marcus Santoro and DJ Licious will be rounding up proceedings.

Martin Garrix headlining day two

Brace yourselves festivalgoers! Day two has a massive line-up starting Martin Garrix, the young EDM superstar behind ‘Animals’ and ‘Scared To Be Lonely’ who ranks first on the DJ Magazine ‘Top 100 DJs’, followed by superstar DJs including Don Diablo, Nervo, Salvatore Ganacci, Brooks and Dante Klein. Watch out for the DJs performing tributes to the late Swedish EDM icon Avicii, who passed away in Oman earlier this year.

Fusion of the Middle East and the Far East

More than a dance festival, BAO is a celebration of the Middle East and Far East cultures through music. The festival is making its Dubai debut and is inspired by China’s most celebrated voyager Zheng He, who travelled through seven voyages looking for treasures and the riches, including the Middle East. In fact, ‘Bao’ means treasure!

Hurry! Tickets are on sale now

You can purchase tickets online at Platinumlist, starting with General Admission tickets costing Dhs395 to Dhs700 for access to both the days. Hospitality deals are going on as well for groups of minimum ten starting from Dhs10,000, providing VIP access, a private table, complimentary soft drinks. VIP parking spots and strong drinks.

BAO festival is happening on November 29th and November 30th at Meydan Hotel, Dubai.