Art Basel is one of the world’s most iconic art gatherings, featuring major gallery exhibitions, curated events and other exclusive happenings. But perhaps one of the event’s best elements is its impact on Miami’s electronic music scene.
Each year, Art Basel attracts top-tier DJs and producers. Factory Town, a sprawling outdoor venue in Hialeah, is beloved for its stellar Art Basel schedule, and this year’s series is no exception.
Read on to discover the top electronic events at Factory Town during Art Basel Miami 2023. With so many shows unfolding throughout Art Basel, Factory Town is also offering an All Access Basel pass, which unlocks access to all of their events from Thursday to Sunday.
Rose Avenue Records
RÜFÜS DU SOL’s record label, Rose Avenue, is taking over Factory Town with the heady sounds of melodic house and techno all night long. The label bosses are playing a DJ set along with performances by WhoMadeWho, Cassian, Enamour and many more.
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elrow is world-renowned for hosting out-of-this-world themed parties. The beloved Spanish party brand is now heading back to Miami for Art Basel with a stacked lineup including Claptone, Fatboy Slim, Matroda and many more.
“From sunset to sunrise, prepare for the visual landscape of Dance with the Serpent -exploring the parallels of presumed opposites: animal and human, physical and metaphysical, dark and bright, life and death,” the ticketing site reads.
Ibiza’s iconic Circoloco party lands in Miami for a heavy-hitting night of house music on Saturday, December 9th. Featuring the sounds of Dennis Cruz, Peggy Gou, Dixon and many more, the 12-hour event will kick off at 7pm and run through the next morning.
III Points Basel
III Points is back, and this time with an Art Basel lineup featuring Kenny Beats, Yaeji, horsegiirL and more. Merging the sounds of the past and present, this event is sure to heat up the weekend. The ticketing site promises “a night of musical surprises.”
Cuttin’ Headz × Más Tiempo & The Other Side
The Martinez Brothers’ Cuttin’ Headz label and Más Tiempo Records, founded by British grime superstar Skepta, are colliding for a major moment in house music at the Park at Factory Town. Maher Daniel is transforming Cypress End into a techno lover’s paradise with his label takeover, The Other Side.
Tickets are available here.
Factory Basel Closing Party
Ending Art Basel with a bang, the Closing Party at Factory Town will feature four unique takeovers. John Summit is hosting the Experts Only stage in the Infinity Room and Seth Troxler is presenting Slacker 85 at Cypress End. In the park, catch James Hype and Meduza’s Our House. And last but certainly not least, Dombresky is performing “Inferno” as Disco Dom.
The various stage takeovers feature their own curated lineups, so expect endless energy all night long on Sunday, December 10th. Tickets are available here.