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Sunset Music Festival 2025 in Florida

One of Florida's biggest EDM raves showcases the best of the genre

Dates: late May, 2025

Sunset Music Festival has been one of the most prominent electronic dance music gatherings in Florida, with the thundering bass and indisputable rhythm. More than 50,000 EDM fans and regular festivalgoers flock to the venue, wishing to dance the night away at this once-in-a-lifetime rave. Previously held in Tampa at the Raymond James Stadium, the festival is preparing for a relocation in the near future, promising even more electrifying tunes.

Music Lineup

Since its inception in 2012, the festival has always invited the heavy-hitters and significant players of the EDM genre. Artists from the USA and from all over the world perform their chart-topping hits at the Sunset stage, entertaining the crowd of thousands. Previous lineups featured Blunts & Blondes, Illenium, Alesso, Dillon Francis, LSDREAM, Major Lazer, Marshmello, Zeds Dead, and many others.

Other Attractions

Besides the exhilarating music, attendees have a chance to enjoy the exciting atmosphere in the crowd of like-minded people. Similar to other raves and outdoor festivals, Sunset Music Festival is an opportunity for everyone to let go of their inhibitions and flaunt extravagant costumes and makeup. The sight is truly inspiring, with visitors showing off their creativity through hair, attire, hats, and hand-held totems. The organizers also host several parties before and after the festival, where you can prep yourself for what's to come.

If you get hungry or thirsty in the blazing Florida heat, swing by the many food and beverage vendors usually available at the venue. The menu normally includes chicken tenders, pizza, hot dogs, cheesesteaks, smoothies, and many other options.

Dates

The festival is going on a hiatus for its 2024 edition. Normally, the event is held at the end of May, during the Memorial Day Weekend, marking the beginning of the summer and its rave season.

Location

Throughout its entire ten-year run since 2012, Sunset Music Festival was held at the Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. However, organizers announced a relocation to a new venue for its next edition, noting that it will still be taking place in Florida.

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