Summer is fast approaching once again and the announcements of Ibiza residencies are flowing in.
We've prepared a guide of what's hot on the island this summer so you and your mates can have the best time possible.
DIXON Presents Transmoderna
Where: Pacha, Ibiza
When: Fridays from 24th May - 4th October 2019
Who’s playing: TBA
What to expect: transmoderna is more than just a residency, it’s a navigation through global phenomena, in real life and in virtual reality. Over the period of transmoderna’s instalment at pacha, dixon will invite collaborators, conspirators and competitors to join him in order to deliver a new platform for uncontrolling the parameters of clubbing & much much more!
David Guetta's F*** Me I’m Famous
Where: Hï Ibiza
When: Friday 7th June - 4th October 2019
Who’s playing: Line-up TBA
What to expect:
"I’m super excited to bring F*** Me I’m Famous to Hï Ibiza for the first time this year! We will bring you the same crazy party, but with some new surprising elements. I can’t wait to return to Ibiza to party with everyone!” - David Guetta
When: Every Saturday from 1st June - 28th September
Who’s playing: Andhim | Andrea Oliva | ANOTR | The Black Madonna | Butch | CamelPhat | Catz N Dogz |Chelina Manuhutu | Davide Squillace | Detlef | DJ Sneak | Dublin | Eats Everything | Eli & Fur |Emanuel Satie | Erick Morillo | FISHER | Francisco Allendes | Franky Rizardo | Groove ArmadaJoris Voorn | Kölsch | Latmun | Lauren Lane | Loco Dice | Matthias Tanzmann | Maya Jane Coles |Nic Fanciulli | Paco Osuna | Pete Tong | Raul Rodríguez | Richy Ahmed | SecondCity | Skream | Solardo | Steve Lawler | Tapesh | Tiga | Timo Maas | UNER | wAFF | Yousef
What to expect: Presenting a remarkable upside-down world, ANTS Metropolis will see Ushuaïa Ibiza transformed into a bustling underground city, marking a huge change from previous seasons, where the production has focused on the more natural and animal-side of the ANTS colony.
Where: Hï Ibiza
When: Every Sunday from May 26th – October 6th 2019
Who’s playing: DJ Harvey | Honey Dijon | Masters At Work | Basement Jaxx | Todd Terry and many more.
What to expect: Joining forces with Ibiza’s most sensational party destination once again, Glitterbox will feature yet more jaw-dropping production along with the drag queens, club kids, performers and dancers that embody this year’s ‘Express Yourself’ slogan.
“When people go to Glitterbox, they become their own disco alter ego. They release their inner diva. This counts for all people of Glitterbox – DJ’s, drag queens, performers and the people on the dancefloor. We absolutely want to encourage that, so the ‘Express Yourself’ slogan for our summer at Hï Ibiza this year is about embracing people’s self-expression when they come to our party.” SIMON DUNMORE
Where: Hï Ibiza
When: EVERY TUESDAY FROM 25 JUNE - 24 SEPTEMBER 2019
Who’s playing: CAMELPHAT, SOLARDO & FISHER
What to expect: Bringing three giants of the underground together in CamelPhat, Solardo and Fisher, Bodyworks will take you on a journey where you get lost in the moment and become one with the masses.
ONE-OFF EVENTS COMING UP
DALT VILA @IMS 2019
Where: Dalt Vila
When: Friday 24th May 2019
Who’s playing: ADAM BEYER, CHARLOTTE DE WITTE, LUCIANO, JOSEPH CAPRIATI, NICOLE MOUDABER, SOPHIE AND MORE
What to expect: Hosted at a 2,500 year old former fort and UNESCO World Heritage Site, this is regarded as the unmissable event of the summer and setting the standard for the Ibiza season to follow. IMS has curated a unique line up of international artists, uniting house and techno’s established leaders with emerging trailblazers at the only event officially authorised at this breathtaking location.
Cocoon 20th anniversary
Where: Ushuaia Ibiza
When: Saturday 25th May 2019
Who’s playing: Sven Väth & Underworld
What to expect: Sven and Underworld’s friendship runs deep into the early 90s. A very rare chance to catch Underworld in Ibiza, and a very rare chance to see Cocoon at such a large open air venue. It will be magic.
THE NIGHT LEAGUE - ‘ODYSSEY’
Where: USHUAÏA AND HÏ IBIZA
When: 18th May 2019 | Midday Saturday to Midday Sunday
Midday to 12am at Ushuaïa Ibiza | 12am to Midday at Hï Ibiza
Who’s playing: ADAM PORT | ADRIATIQUE | ANDREA OLIVA | ANII, ANNA | CHRIS LIEBING | DAMIAN LAZARUS | DENIS HORVAT | FJAAK | KEVIN DE VRIES | MATHEW JONSON (LIVE) | PAUL KALKBRENNER (LIVE) | PEGGY GOU | REZNIK | RICHIE HAWTIN | STEPHAN BODZIN (LIVE) | TALE OF US
What to expect: A 24-hour party extravaganza!
ALL SUMMER LONG
O BEACH IBIZA 2019
Where: O BEACH
When: From Friday 17th May 2019.
Who’s playing: Parties from Hedkandi, Hot Bed, ONE, Soul Heaven and more will see acts such as DJ Spoony, Mike Delinquent, Wideboys and Artful Dodger perform across the season plus residents Tom Crane and Grant Collins.
What to expect: Following the exciting evolution to O Beach Ibiza and another record summer under its belt Ibiza’s premier daytime venue continues to be the epitome of fiesta for both the eyes and the ears and this year it again will undoubtedly play host to celebrities, musicians, and sports personalities having already seen the likes of Stormzy, Maya Jama, Connor McGregor, Little Mix and Ed Sheeran gracing their poolside parties.
“We didn’t invent the pool party, we just perfected it” - O Beach Ibiza
Cafe Mambo Ibiza
Where: Carrer Vara de Rey, 40, 07820 Sant Antoni de Portmany, Illes Balears, Spain
When: From Friday 10th May 2019
Who’s playing: TBA
What to expect: Celebrating a landmark 25th year on the sunset strip, Café Mambo will open their doors for the 2019 season with a huge opening party on Friday 10th May. Marking a quarter of a century as the ultimate hotspot for the world’s most iconic sunset, the legendary venue fuses the most breathtaking Mediterranean views, with delicious food, ice-cold cocktails, and stunning DJ sets from the finest talent in the electronic scene.