The 23rd run North America’s longest operating competition, , has come and gone leaving these us that attended in a euphoric state thoughts after experiencing the immersive gathering.
Nocturnal Wonderland 2018 introduced over 65,000 attendees to a reworked .
We danced round a black-lit playground that includes all you want to get misplaced in: the music coming from 4 elaborate phases, whimsical costumed creatures, tons glowing artwork installations together with a 3D UV expertise, reside artwork, and a full expertise in tenting alone, paired with performances from over 60 artists.
Listen to Nocturnal Wonderland’s Discovery Project 2018 House Mix:
As followers wandered from set to set, every stage they got here throughout was handcrafted to stick to the vibe it blasted.
Wolves’ Den stood 60-feet tall and 141-feet broad, that includes 81 items pyro and eight lasers, followers gathered right here for the amplifying sounds , , , , , and extra. A 48-foot tall and 84-foot broad Labyrinth stage included eight flame heads, six lasers, and showered us with 36 kilos confetti over the weekend whereas we acquired all the way down to the sounds and NGHTMRE & SLANDER’s crew. We raged to stable units from , , , , , and course, & .
The return lighthouse was the spotlight our weekend, completely nestled atop the best level Glen Helen Regional Park, it catered to the hippie in all us; the black-lit stage included hammocks, succulent gardens and interactive artwork items whereas the aerobeacon, as soon as once more, shined far throughout the competition grounds.
We can’t think about a greater stage for these Sunken Garden vibes, we had been so completely happy to see it return to host the sounds , , & , , and extra.
Listen to Mikey Lion reside at EF 2018:
’s Boombox Art Car made its means booming by way of the crowds in camp and contained in the competition performing because the stage for the camp pre-party on Thursday, we had been later capable of finding it tucked in a neon mushroom patch simply throughout from the 3D Nocturnal Wonderland Experience. Performances from Fester, Oscar da Grouch, Simfonik, and extra had the group noodling exhausting for the rest the weekend.
Nocturnal Wonderland additionally noticed the return three nights RV, automobile, and tent tenting beneath the starry night time skies. We kicked f the weekend on the pre-party with bangers from , , and extra at Moonlight Grove. Camping additionally featured nighlty Silent Discos with artists resembling , and this 12 months’s winner. We additionally loved actions resembling morning yoga, splashing within the waterpark, and humanities and crafts.
Listen to and Riot Ten’s Nocturnal Wonderland combine:
Listen to ‘s Nocturnal Wonderland Mix:
Listen to Live @ Camp OG – Nocturnal Wonderland 2018:
Needless to say this 12 months’s Nocturnal was one the perfect, we’re so grateful to be an element such a fascinating expertise. So, similar time subsequent 12 months? We can’t wait to return subsequent 12 months to do it over again!