The 2018 Electric Forest music festival will be held over two weekends next summer at the Double JJ Ranch in Rothbury, Michigan. Organizers have announced the initial lineups of artists appearing at the events taking place on June 21 – 24 and on June 28 – July 1.
The eighth annual Electric Forest will again feature The String Cheese Incident performing two shows each weekend. The first weekend will see the return of the collaborative SCI Sound Lab Live set and weekend two will include the SCI Saturday Night Shebang set.
Both weekends will also see performances by BASSNECTAR, GRiZ Live Band, RÜFÜS DU SOL, ZHU, Chromeo, Bonobo (Live), The Glitch Mob, Louis The Child, Xavier Rudd, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, EOTO, Everyone Orchestra, Turkuaz, Hiss Golden Messenger, The Werks, The Nth Power, The Main Squeeze, Aqueous and many others. Additionally, Galantis will appear the first weekend only and Marshmello is slated for just the second weekend.
Organizers confirmed the return of EF Curated Events, the community building Plug In Program, as well as The Silent Disco, workshops, yoga, speakers, theater, live art and other activities. Follow this link for information on purchasing ticket packages such as the expanded 2018 Good Life Camping and Lodging options. Loyalty Program passes go on sale on December 7 at 2 p.m. ET, general ticking on sale starts December 15 at 2 p.m. ET.
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