With 70,000 attendees from 72 countries uniting in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, in January, The BPM Festival 2016 continued to position itself as an essential stop on the festival circuit and perfect winter getaway for underground dance music aficionados from all over the world. The festival is proud to announce dates for its 10th anniversary edition, January 6th to 15th, 2017.
This past January, they had 10 spectacular days and nights featuring over 430 artists at more than 80 showcases from the world’s best established and emerging techno and house music labels and iconic party brands. For 2016, The BPM Festival continued to reach new heights, embracing the profound mystical nature of the ancient Mayan civilization and introducing its signature Ya’ah Muul “festival within a festival” parties, featuring a series of exquisite all-night adventures in its new Jungle venue, complete with multiple stages and an all-star lineups. Stay tuned for the return of Ya’ah Muul in 2017 with a fresh twist.
This June, Handlebar Films will release the trailer for the first ever full-length documentary on The BPM Festival, Dancing In Paradise. The documentary will delve deep into the history of The BPM Festival: how it all began, key players involved, how it’s spurred growth in the city of Playa del Carmen and ties in with the backdrop of the Mayan Riviera, and much more.
Stay connected on social media for more photos, and info about The BPM Festival’s massive 10th anniversary celebrations in 2017 and we will of course have our regular guide to the best parties!
Check out what we learned at this years BPM Festival by clicking here