Electric Island May 23Electric Island is back for its fourth year in Toronto, kicking off its Summer Season Victoria Day, Monday, May 23rd.

You may have heard that Electric Island is the insider’s underground Electronic music festival. On the heels of the season announcement (summer long weekends: May 23, July 1, August 1, & Labour days Sunday/Monday September 4th & 5th) comes the May 23rd line up announcements with a full slate to kick of summer in Toronto:

The legendary Sven Väth headlines, along with Jamie Jones, DJ Tennis & Job Jobse. These acts are joined by local favourites Nature of Music, Jonathan Rosa and Brian Johnson.

The legendary Sven Väth at Electric Island (via @electricislandto / Instagram)

A quick ferry trip from Toronto’s waterfront over to Hanlan’s Point will start a day of atmospheric house, Amsterdam Techno, hypnotic soundscapes, and a return visit from “Papa Sven”. Kick off your Electric Island season, and unofficially, the summer music festival season in the city for very affordable rates -$179.00-$199.00 including ferry passes.

More information is available at Electric Island’s website, where you can also find soundcloud and mixcloud featured artist playlists to get primed for Victoria Day.

Electric Island Toronto

Sven Väth Official on Facebook

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Jacqueline Howell