Defected Ibiza Festival 2020

Posted on December 20, 2019

Words: Iain Thomson

Defected Ibiza has enjoyed its recent return to Ibiza, the return to the island, taking over Eden Ibiza, has seen consistent roadblocks outside the famous old venue as the world’s best house music artists hold court inside. As the world gets set for the festive period and the start of the new decade, defected has announced details of an extra special 2020 opening salvo, the Defected Ibiza Festival, taking place between May 14-18.

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The festival kicks off on Thursday May 14 with a day party, which will be followed by a pre-party before Defected returns to Eden on Friday May 15, where it will officially open its Eden residency for the season. On Saturday May 16 Defected will host its second daytime event before the Classic Music Company hosts the night before the weekend ends in style with a preparty before the opening of Glitterbox at Hï Ibiza. Further information on the line-ups and all the venues taking part in the opening weekend have still to be announced but fans of the world’s most popular house label have already started planning their Ibiza adventure.

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When it comes to delivering roof-threatening house music gatherings, Defected Records is up there with the very best and the Defected Ibiza Festival promises to offer an unforgettable season opening. While the names have yet to be released, if history is anything to go by, you can expect the hottest talent, experienced and new, taking over the DJ booth. From head honcho Simon Dunmore to label stalwarts Sam Divine, Hot Steppa and Franky Rizardo, not to mention legends such as Masters At Work, Roger Sanchez and Dimitri From Paris, to name only a few, who have all appeared at Defected gatherings all over the world. Stay tuned for more info on what to expect from Defected Ibiza Festival and get ready for the biggest Ibiza season yet!

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