Neon Desert Music Festival is excited to announce the full music lineup for the sixth annual event, which is slated to return to downtown El Paso on Memorial Day weekend, May 28 and 29.
Weekend two-day passes are on sale now at www.
Taking place over 15 city blocks in the heart of downtown El Paso encompassing two city parks, Cleveland Square Park and San Jacinto Plaza, Neon Desert Music Festival will proudly welcome headlining performances from EDM pioneer and one of the top DJ’s in the world, Tiësto, who is sure to bring the party to El Paso all night long; along with acclaimed American rock band Deftones, who will be performing in support of their new album, Gore, set to be released this April.
Additional headliners include Future, who will be performing in support of the two acclaimed hip-hop albums he released earlier this year, Purple Reign and Evol; as well as international reggaeton sensation Daddy Yankee and DJ/producer Carnage, who will be bringing special guests to the weekend-long celebration.
Some of today’s biggest hip-hop artists will also be there to make sure the energy is high throughout Memorial Day weekend with performances from Ludacris; Tyler, The Creator; a special collaboration between A$AP Ferg & Tory Lanez, and many more.
Mexican pop-rock singer Natalia Lafourcade will also grace the stage following her incredible success last year, which culminated in several wins at the 2015 Latin Grammy Awards. Additional music performers include Duke Dumont, Wolfgang Gartner, MUTEMATH, STRFKR, Cults, AlunaGeorge, Mark Farina, and Niykee Heaton, along with more than 30 other talented acts.
Neon Desert will once again offer an eclectic mix of mainstream American performers alongside acclaimed international acts at this year’s event. Over the past five years, Neon Desert has hosted over 100,000 attendees, as well as a variety of internationally renowned talent, with the likes of J. Cole, Kaskade, Passion Pit, Zoé, Ximena Sariñana, Mala Rodríquez, G-Eazy, Zedd, Wiz Khalifa, MGMT, Capital Cities, Carla Morrison, and Moby having previously played at the festival.
Neon Desert looks to make this year’s event bigger and better than ever with a wide variety of stellar music acts set to perform over three stages, along with a silent disco stage, multiple live art installations, and numerous local food vendors and merchants.
Weekend passes now on sale at www.neondesertmusicfestival.
Neon Desert is also excited to announce a new multi-year partnership with sponsors Heineken USA and Glazers Distributors. Dos Equis, the official beer of Neon Desert, will help in keeping fan’s thirsts quenched for years to come. Neon Desert would also like to thank additional sponsors and partners who help make the festival possible including Whataburger, Mattress Firm, GECU, El Paso Electric, Red Bull, Jarritos, Hunt Companies, Barefoot Wine, and El Paso Water Utilities.
For more information on the festival, go to www.
NEON DESERT MUSIC FESTIVAL 2016 LINEUP
Tiësto* / Deftones* / Future* / Daddy Yankee* / Carnage & Special Guests*
Ludacris / Tyler, The Creator / A$AP Ferg & Tory Lanez
Natalia Lafourcade / Duke Dumont / Wolfgang Gartner / MUTEMATH
STRFKR / Cults / AlunaGeorge / Mark Farina / Niykee Heaton
Brazilian Girls / Louis The Child / G Herbo / Whilk & Misky / Hayden James
River Tiber / Tolidos / New Paso / Nalgadas / Good Field / The DA / Chuco Soul Project
Wrestlers / LFDC / Ribo Flavin / Mesa Inn / Rare Individuals / Emily Davis / The Other Half
Call for Candor / Great Shapes / Alabama Deathwalk / Dayluta Means Kindness / Villain’s Kiss
Trost House / Stan Z / Hope Riot / Acid Pie / ANiMALSOUL /Sluur / Miijas /
If We Were Turtles / Kilo and the Dew / Mr. Crazy
*Denotes music festival headliners