Minnesota, the bread and butter state, home to numerous flour mills, and butter-making plants. Does that not sound interesting enough? It is also dubbed “Land of 10,000 Lakes,” and to some, it is their EDM domain. Electronic dance music thrives in the state of Minnesota.
Minneapolis is a powerhouse in the state and is home to almost every EDM show and club. This major city in Minnesota forms “Twin Cities” with the neighboring state capital of St. Paul. Big names in the industry pass through frequently, usually during tours. Adventure Club, Malaa, and Zedd are just a few of the names stopping in the city.
First and foremost is First Avenue is a live music lover’s dream. With two separate performance spaces in one building, the historic venue offers something for everyone. Featuring a Mainroom with a capacity of 1550 people. First Avenue is a live music venue that hosts over 200 concerts a year.
First Avenue is more than just four walls, a soundboard, and a stage, it is the epicenter of live music and entertainment in Minneapolis. With almost 50 years of live venue operation, First Avenue is one of the longest running independently owned and operated clubs in the United States.
Manic Focus, Russ liquid, Chromeo, Aaron Rice, Chromatics, Desire, In Mirrors and Nick Murphy will all be performing at First Avenue from dates ranging from May third to May 31st
Skyway Theatre and Loft
Skyway Theatre is your front row seat to the best rave experiences in Downtown Minneapolis. What started out as a movie theatre is now a live entertainment venue and the hot spot in the Twin Cities. The main theatre is a two-story venue equipped with state of the art sound system, two bars, multiple VIP sections, and over a thousand square feet of the dance floor. Also, next door is home to the venue with insanely loud bass and ground shaking music. The Loft is an exclusive music venue that gives you an up-close, intimate view of the performer. Thursday nights are the latest events at The Loft, providing new artists with heavy bass that will surely blow anyone away.
Beloved performers will be taking the stage here pretty soon. Canadian EDM duo Adventure club will be taking the stage May fourth at the main Skyway theatre. Other performers consist of Vincent, Perturbator, CloZee, Dion Timmer, Dubloadz, Partywave, Pushloop, Yellow Claw, FKJ, Drippy, Crowell, Vavo, Phase One, and even more. Both venues will be full of EDM events from now until the end of the year.
City full of fire
EDM life in Minnesota is abundant and thrilling. Events happen almost every day and all are filled with a great atmosphere. With a city alive as Minneapolis there is no reason to make this a tourist destination for an EDM checklist. On top of that, Minnesota is ranked number two for overall states by the U.S. News. So make it official and come rave in one of Americas most respected states and grab yourself s place to crash with Cascade Vacation Rentals.