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Electric Daisy Carnival 2013
Insomniac’s Electric Daisy Curated video feed brings EDC to your living room
June 17, 2014
Didn't score a ticket this year? Party in your pajamas instead.
Performers on the third day of the third-annual Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway early Monday, June 24, 2013.
What do you know about the Electric Daisy Carnival?
June 17, 2014
Hundreds of thousands of electronic dance music fans are expected to descend upon Las Vegas this weekend for the annual Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. We know that you like looking at the pictures of the event, but how much do you actually know about the festival?
Electric Daisy Carnival
Dancing in the Dark
June 13, 2014
Electric Daisy Carnival returns to Las Vegas Motor Speedway with the hottest DJs on deck.
Styling by Nicole Chandler, Hair and makeup by Sarah Barker using MAC Cosmetics, Models: Nateasha N. and Mariah A./TNG Models
Living the High Life
June 13, 2014
Maverick Helicopters puts plush spin on typical tour.
Electric Daisy Carnival creator Pasquale Rotella at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Joe Downtown: Electric Daisy promoter told to stay away from his downtown clubs
April 3, 2014
Pasquale Rotella, whose Insomniac Inc. puts on the popular Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas, has been banned by the city from visiting...
EDC 2014 is sold out
EDC 2014 is sold out
March 7, 2014
Warnings from Insomniac founder Pasquale Rotella on social media propel final sales.
Electric Daisy Carnival founder Pasquale Rotella and reality TV and "Peepshow" star Holly Madison make their way through the crowd during the first night of the Electric Daisy Carnival early Saturday, June 9, 2012, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Electric Daisy Carnival founder announces two new Las Vegas festivals
Feb. 25, 2014
Following in the footsteps of the Electric Daisy Carnival, festival founder and Insomniac Events CEO Pasquale Rotella is bringing even more events to Las Vegas. On his Facebook page, he offered a sneak preview of his plans.
Steve Aoki celebrates his 36th birthday on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, at Hakkasan Las Vegas at MGM Grand.
EDMbiz returns to Cosmopolitan in June with new EDM expo
Feb. 19, 2014
Electric Daisy Carnival is still six months away, but fans and industry players alike are already gearing up.
Night 2 of the Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday, June 22, 2013.
2013 Electric Daisy Carnival brought in $278 million to Clark County
Dec. 4, 2013
The $278 million generated at the three-day event at Las Vegas Motor Speedway is a 34 percent increase from the previous year. According to the report, EDC produced an estimated $17.4 million in tax revenue for state and local government.
A better carnival: How do you improve on one of Las Vegas’ premier events? We’ve got a few ideas.
If we booked EDC: Lineup suggestions for 2014's Electric Daisy Carnival
Nov. 25, 2013
With tickets on sale for the next Vegas installment, we offer up the acts we'd like to see at the Speedway.
Electric Daisy Carnival announces ticket onsale for 2014
Electric Daisy Carnival announces ticket onsale for 2014
Nov. 18, 2013
It is seven months away, but the journey to Electric Daisy Carnival 2014 starts next Monday. That's the first chance for revelers to buy tickets for the three-day electronic dance music marathon from June 20-22 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Festival goers listen to Avicii during night 2 of the Electric Daisy Carnival, Saturday June 22, 2013.
EDC announces ticket onsale for 2014
Nov. 18, 2013
Previous buyers get first dibs starting next Monday.
Holly Madison and Pasquale Rotella’s wedding on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif.
Photos: Holly Madison’s favorite images from her fairytale wedding at Disneyland
Oct. 7, 2013
Two hundred guests witnessed the exchange of vows between Pasquale Rotella and Holly Madison, with “Holly’s World” co-stars Laura Croft and Claire Sinclair and “The Girls Next Door” co-star Bridget Marquardt among the bridesmaids.
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Las Vegas regular Kaskade makes history as first two-time America’s Best DJ winner
Sept. 12, 2013
Las Vegas nightclub staple Kaskade has been voted America’s Best DJ for 2013 in a fan poll held by DJ Times magazine, defeating last year’s winner Markus Schulz, who didn’t even make the Top 10 in this round of voting.
The all-white Sensation is coming to Las Vegas this fall.
Sebastien Leger, Michael Woods and more to headline Sensation fest at MGM Grand
Sept. 4, 2013
Electronic dance music event Sensation has announced the DJ lineup for its inaugural Las Vegas show, with music talent including host Mr. White, Sebastien Leger, Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano and Michael Woods.
Holly Madison and Pasquale Rotella pose for photos in front of the Ferris wheel where he asked for her hand in marriage during the 17th annual Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday, June 23, 2013.
Lawsuit against EDC promoter Pasquale Rotella dismissed
Aug. 30, 2013
Claims made the by Los Angeles Coliseum in a civil suit against Insomniac CEO Pasquale Rotella were officially dismissed by Los Angeles Superior Court on Friday.
DJ Tiesto at Hakkasan Las Vegas in MGM Grand on Sunday, May 5, 2013.
Electric Wedding Ceremony: Get married by Tiesto in Las Vegas
Aug. 1, 2013
The world’s top-earning DJ took to his official Facebook page Wednesday night to give fans the chance to have him officiate their wedding in Las Vegas on Saturday, Aug. 17.
Electric Daisy Carnival creator Pasquale Rotella at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Glowsticks and gavels: EDC's Pasquale Rotella heads to court next week
July 24, 2013
If convicted, the rave kingpin faces nearly 14 years in prison.
"Peepshow" star Josh Strickland, in neon green, at the 2012 Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
‘Peepshow’ star Josh Strickland talks about his experience at his first Electric Daisy Carnival
July 15, 2013
I had wanted to go to EDC since the first time I had heard Holly Madison talk about it; she had gone all three nights in 2011. Each night, her costume was more elaborate than the previous, which made me even more excited to attend.
Pasquale Rotella and Holly Madison with friends at the 2013 Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday, June 23, 2013. Photographer Denise Truscello is at lower right.
Photos: Photographer Denise Truscello documents life at 2013 Electric Daisy Carnival
July 7, 2013
It’s 4 a.m. Monday at Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas 2013, and we are having the time of our lives. It’s the third and final night of the festival, ...

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"Flutterbys" wait to perform during the third day of the Electric Daisy Carnival at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway early Monday morning, June 24, 2013.
No second-weekend Electric Daisy Carnival for Las Vegas in 2014
July 1, 2013
The Electric Daisy Carnival won’t be following in the footsteps of Coachella after all.
How did people spend money at the 2013 Electric Daisy Carnival?
How did people spend money at the 2013 Electric Daisy Carnival?
June 26, 2013
The Electric Daisy Carnival might be "all about the experience,” but what does that mean for fans' wallets? With 90 percent of last year’s ...

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Performers  are shown during the third day of the Electric Daisy Carnival at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway early Monday morning, June 24, 2013.
As partygoers make their exodus, little parts of the Electric Daisy Carnival remain
June 25, 2013
With their fuzzy boots and neon tutus safely packed away, revelers continue to stream out of Las Vegas after three nights of partying from dusk until dawn at the Electric Daisy Carnival.
Holly Madison and Pasquale Rotella pose for photos in front of the Ferris wheel where he asked for her hand in marriage during the 17th annual Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday, June 23, 2013.
2013 EDC photos: Pasquale Rotella proposes to Holly Madison; plus, DJ Afrojack, Night Owl Experience and fireworks
June 24, 2013
The third and final night of the 17th annual Electric Daisy Carnival came to a safe and successful close at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday night and through this morning with a sold-out crowd gathering under the electric sky for the third annual three-day event.
Sky Corona, 20 of La Habra, Calif. gives a bracelet to Metro Police Officer Pablo Torres during the third day of the Electric Daisy Carnival at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway early Monday morning, June 24, 2013.
The best parts of EDC Night 3
June 24, 2013
Minimal traffic, cellular service and clothing.
Festival goers watch as Empire of the Sun performs during night 2 of the Electric Daisy Carnival, Saturday June 22, 2013.
What happens at Electric Daisy Carnival goes out on social media
June 24, 2013
With tens of thousands of people flocking to Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the Electric Daisy Carnival — many with cellphone in hand — there's no shortage of tweets, images and videos about the weekend's adventures. Here's a sampling of social media postings about the event, the traffic, the music and the wild times.
Rainbow Aurora Rotella, Holly Madison and Pasquale Rotella before the 17th annual Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Friday, June 21, 2013.
2013 EDC photos: Holly Madison and family, Tiesto and much more at Las Vegas Motor Speedway
June 23, 2013
The 17th annual Electric Daisy Carnival, back at Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the third consecutive year, has attracted sold-out crowds of 115,000 ...
Festival goers listen to Sunnery James and Ryan Marciano during day 2 of the Electric Daisy Carnival, Saturday June 22, 2013.
Spot the differences: 5 new things at EDC this year
June 23, 2013
The massive EDM fest has pushed into overdrive for its third year in Las Vegas.
Fans take in a set by Canadian dubstep DJ Datsik during the first night of the Electric Daisy Carnival early Saturday, June 22, 2013 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Hordes of EDC revelers kick off festival's opening night
June 21, 2013
As the sun set on the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, sensory overload set in as tens of thousands of people helped usher in the first night of the Electric Daisy Carnival. Long lines of cars and even longer lines at the gate were already well established when the first acts took the stage at 7 p.m. As fans clad in arrays of technicolor swimsuits, tank tops, and assorted furs streamed into the festival grounds, they found themselves awash in bright neon lights and knee-shaking bass.

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The third and final night of the 2012 Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday, June 10, 2012.
EDC's feel is about the otherworldly performers as much as the music
June 20, 2013
“A lot of people are getting into dance music now, which is a beautiful thing, but they tend to want to treat it like rock ’n’ roll and hip-hop. I think we’re getting the message across slowly. It’s all about the experience. It’s all about the people.”