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Join Date: Nov 2008
The BPM Festival: Sixth Edition January 4 - 13, 2013
The BPM Festival returns to Playa del Carmen from January 4 - 13, 2013 for its sixth year. After the smash success of last year’s milestone fifth anniversary, The BPM Festival continues its tradition of bringing the world’s best DJs to one of the most alluring party hotspots on the planet.
Unlike other festivals, The BPM festival is a 10-day celebration of music while offering all the stunning attractions and adventures of the Mayan Riviera. One can enjoy dance beats both day and night at multiple venues at a relaxed pace, with ample time to discover the sparkling turquoise Caribbean waters, white sand beaches, mysterious jungles and ancient ruins.
This global gathering of DJs, producers, revelers and party professionals has become a must for any music lover with a discerning taste for quality electronic dance music. BPM 2012’s fifth year anniversary blowout had over 35,000 attendees enjoy more than 200 artists and 50 events over 10 sun-drenched days and cool nights. As global clubbing scribe DJ Mag describes it, "The festival affords plenty of space, time and opportunity to meet people on a level as they recline in the blissful setting of a white sandy beach surrounded by lush, tropical plantations, allowing easier integration into the influx of what’s essentially an A-to-Z of who’s who in house music today."
With over 100 world-class artists returning this year, BPM 2013 promises to be the best edition yet. Like us on facebook & follow us on twitter for exciting news & line-up announcements!
"10 Best International Parties" – Mixmag
"BPM should definitely be considered as one of the key stop-offs on the international festival circuit." - Resident Advisor
“D.J’s from all over the world will assemble in Playa Del Carmen for the BPM Festival, a weeklong gathering of the hospitality industry and electronic music fans.” – The New York Times
“With so many new festivals popping up, touting cutting edge artists, something that sets the BPM Festival apart from the rest is location, location, and location! On the new wave of destination festivals, BPM takes place on the sunny beaches of Playa del Carmen, Mexico.” – URB.com
A limited number of super early bird 10-Day VIP wristbands are available now at www.wantickets.com/bpm2013.
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For more info, go to www.thebpmfestival.com.
The BPM Festival
About The BPM Festival
The BPM Festival is an annual world-class electronic music festival in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico held at the beginning of the calendar year. Originally conceived as an elite dance music industry-networking event, the festival has morphed into a international mélange of electronic music lovers, DJs, producers, and party professionals. Named one of Mixmag’s 10 Best International Parties, The BPM Festival's past lineups have included: Art Department, Behrouz, Circo Loco, Damian Lazarus, Danny Tenaglia, Dubfire, Guy Gerber, Jamie Jones, John Digweed, Laidback Luke, Lee Burridge, Loco Dice, Marco Carola, Nic Fanciulli, Richie Hawtin, Seth Troxler, Soul Clap, Stacey Pullen, Steve Angello, Steve Lawler, Wolf & Lamb and many more.
Parties are hosted both day & night at multiple venues in a picturesque beach town that runs along miles of soft white sand beaches and tranquil turquoise waters on the Mayan Riviera. Playa Del Carmen offers a variety of luxurious and affordable boutique hotels and endless number of places for dining and dancing, along with ancient Mayan ruins, cenotes, aquatic sports and eco tourism. Now in its sixth year, The BPM Festival continues to be a music lover's tropical paradise and the perfect winter getaway.
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Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: ON, Canada
I have to agree with you there Hooterville Mom. We book our room at the Royal as far away as possible. It's a bit of a nighmare actually the constant boom boom boom. I swear they play the same song over and over with the same monatonous beat.....I'm just getting old I guess.
But as you say the people watching is bar none. People from all over the world come for the BPM every year. Just wish we could book our holiday at another time, but we can't. Sooo, we carry on....Can't beat them, may as well join them.....