The line-up for the Casa Bacardi area at Electric Picnic has been announced. The festival returns to Stradbally, Co. Laois from August 30th to September 1st.
Jasper James, Mark Knight, Boots & Kats, Tara Stewart and many more will headline the Casa Bacardi stage at the sold out festival.
Queen of the Jackathons, Heidi headlines the opening night of Casa Bacardi on Friday, 30th August, with support from DJ and Producer, Jasper James warming up the crowd with his own brand of off-kilter house and heads down techno on the night.
Support throughout the first day at Casa Bacardi, comes from long time Toast House residents, Adult Store, Orange Tree Edits DJ and Producer, Jimmy Rouge and disco-house duo Get Down Edits.
Saturday’s line-up will be headlined by Dutch duo, Detroit Swindle, renowned for exploring the boarders of electronic music with the dreamy “Tamarindus Hollandicus”.
Main support on the night comes from disco and funk-duo Boots & Kats who will bring their distinctive sound, while House of Disco founder, Magnier, dominates Casa Bacardi with his eclectic ethos.
Support throughout the second day comes from Kildare natives, Mix + Fairbanks with their electronic disco sounds, Dublin’s Riff Shop, who will be returning to the Casa Bacardi stage where they made their festival debut last year, and JORDAN who will be bringing us into the early hours with his underground house mixes.
Guaranteeing dance-floor dominance and closing the Casa Bacardi line up on Sunday evening is house music heavyweight and producer, Mark Knight, entertaining the Stradbally crowd with his extensive sounds of classic house and deep, electronic sets. Joining the line up on the last day of Casa BACARDÍ, electronic maestro Krafty Kuts, and King of turntables, A-Skillz will be taking to the stage in an exclusive B2B set with support from Quinton Campbell with his italo-house fuelled sounds and Dublin based DJ, Justyna Koss giving us deep electronica vibes.
Throughout the weekend, Bacardi bartenders will be sharing their skills with festival goers showing them how to make delicious Bacardi rum cocktails with their new and exciting flavours, Raspberry and Ginger.
There will also be a dedicated Mojito Bar serving Original Bacardi Mojitos, the timeless classic cocktail loved by leading mixologists worldwide.