Photo of the stage at Denver's Global Dance Festival

Denver’s Premier Dance Music Event Global Dance Festival Announces New Chapter with Stacked Lineup

Set against the sprawling backdrop of Morrison, Colorado, the 21st annual Global Dance Festival promises an electric weekend of dance music’s best at the Stockyards Event Center Grounds this July 26 and 27. As Denver’s premiere electronic music event, this year’s edition features an awe-inspiring mix of world-renowned artists and fresh, cutting-edge talents.

The festival’s main stage will dazzle with headliners such as The Chainsmokers, Duke Dumont, Fisher, Gryffin, and Kaytranada, each bringing their unique flair to the Colorado night. Complementing the headliners, the lineup boasts a dynamic array of artists across various electronic genres. Expect high-energy sets from Champagne Drip, Crankdat, G Jones, Kayzo, and Ravenscoon, while Said The Sky will deliver his signature melodic bass. The festival will spotlight emerging artists like 1991, Brondo, and Canabliss, alongside established names like Chibs and Wuki, showcasing the vibrant future of electronic music.

Global Dance Festival extends its hours this year, running from 5 PM to 1 AM daily. This extension allows for an immersive experience with multiple stages, each hosting a different sonic atmosphere. From the thunderous bass at the main stage to the underground beats at the auxiliary stages, festival-goers can traverse a world of sounds within the expansive venue.


The festival is not just about music; it’s a celebration of local culture and artistic innovation. Attendees can explore a variety of photogenic art installations and enjoy gourmet food from some of Denver’s best food trucks. The inclusion of local artists in the lineup ensures that the festival remains rooted in Colorado’s rich music scene.

Global Dance Festival continues to evolve, maintaining its status as a must-visit destination for electronic music fans. With its blend of legendary performers and groundbreaking new talents, the festival promises an unforgettable weekend of music, art, and community.

Tickets are on sale now, with a range of options from single-day passes to exclusive VIP experiences. For more information and to secure your spot at one of the summer’s premier music events, visit


Franz Hilberath is a writer, publicist, artist manager, and editor/founder of MP3 MAG. Franz's passion for telling creative's stories began as a journalist with local and national newspapers (Creative Loafing, USA Today), magazines (Marquee, Man of the Hour), and blogs (, CULTR). His byline spans live event coverage, music reviews and interviews with innovators such as ODESZA, Marc Rebillet, RUFUS DU SOL, Lee “Scratch” Perry, GRiZ, & SOFI TUKKER. Today, as an independent publicist (Franz.mp3), Franz has represented true creatives and esteemed labels such as Zeds Dead (Deadbeats), Gravitas Recordings, Mersiv (MorFlo Records), Night Tales (Ultra Records), Of The Trees (Memory Palace), Justin Jay (Fantastic Voyage), Meduso, KHIVA, RaeCola, THRASHA and more.