Moonrise Festival 2019 Is Out of This World

The best names in electronic music come to Baltimore in August

Moonrise Festival 2019

The annual EDM event, Moonrise Festival, is returning to the Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland for two days of festivities from August 10-11, 2019. Among the excitement comes four stages on which the top acts in electronic music will perform at at what is one of the East Coast’s most anticipated summer time events. As such, tickets are going fast.


Get what you can while you still can. Although many admission options are sold out, there are still many festival pass options available. The upside is there are a variety of price ranges and amenities and payment options to tailor to your own experience of Moonrise Festival. It is going to be great.

Not sure you can pay for a pass? Earn one instead. Moonrise Festival 2019 promotes a few ways to earn a ticket to the festival from there website. These include selling, promoting, and sharing the festival via Sweet.


VIP options include options luxurious amenities. Among them, are opportunities to reserve a table with bottle service and great views of the festival grounds–now that deserves a toast.

VIP amenities at Moonrise Festival

Lockers and Parking

Of course, the need to put your personal items down in a handy place will arise. As such, lockers are available for purchase. They are a lot closer than keeping things in your car. If driving to Moonrise Festival, be sure to claim a parking pass, too. These are available from the official website in full detail. Be sure to consider these options as they are convenient and even better as the festival organizers explain:

Lockers also make a great meeting point for you and your friends!

Moonrise Festival

So, after you lock up, meet up. Moonrise Festival has the attendees covered so that belongings safe and your friends where they belong–with you.


Shuttles are great alternatives for people who are driving their own car to the festival. Booking for shuttle services is among the add ons for sale from the official Moonrise Festival webpage.

Shuttle service to Moonrise Festival


Better yet are the contests. Moonrise Festival is featuring meet and greet style happenings with artists. One such opportunity is boba tea with San Holo. There are more from the official website, and on from the Moonrise Contest tab.

Moonrise Festival contests


While this is not the longest lineup for a large scale festival, it certainly is not the least in delivering the best names in electronic music. With headliners ILLENIUM, R3hab, Excision and San Holo, Moonrise Festival is is going big on their delivery of EDM. These artists musical style range genres from EDM, vocal house, and dubstep.

There is more electronic music to go. The festival also invited many artists representing the trap style including DESIIGNER who just released the hit single “Drip”. Slushii brings his future bass sounds to Moonrise Festival for some irresistible dancing, and he is keeping busy touring the month following at LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL in September.

Amping up the dance music with his big room sound, Tiësto joins the lineup at Moonrise as well. This superstar well known for his beginnings as a trance music artist is sure to amaze us again, as always, he is the one and only who can bring the Tiësto style.

Moonrise Festival 2019 lineup


The music is is definitely backed by the top artists in the EDM industry and the lineup is keen on delivery. The experience at the stages will certainly one to look forward, too. So, have look and read on to catch up on the excitement of this years headliners.


ILLENIUM’s EDM style is versatile. Also, his music is attracting remix attention from dubstep artists for his March 2019 collaboration “Pray” with Kameron Alexander. Furthermore, this is exemplary of his music’s appeal. Moreover, he is headlining at the festival this year. Certainly, he will be playing our favorite hits and some new one’s, too. Have a listen to his May 2019 release “Good Things Fall Apart” from the playlist below. Catch his set on day one of Moonrise Festival 2019.

ILLENIUM headliner at Moonrise Festival 2019


The feel good vibes of R3hab are perfect for keeping the summertime atmosphere fun. His signature sound is house music with vocals. His March 2019 release “This Is How We Party” is exemplary. Feel the party vibes from this track in the playlist below. Join him for his performance at Moonrise Festival 2019 on day two.

R3hab headliner at Moonrise Festival 2019


Dubstep extraordinaire, Excision, is headlining Moonrise Festival. This artist puts tough vibes and heavy basslines into his tracks. Join the intensity of his set on day two for some headbanging good fun. Do not break your neck. Until then, have a listen to his latest release “Breaking Through” straight off the Breaking through EP from his label Excision Music.

Excision headliner at Moonrise Festival 2019

San Holo

San Holo is making waves with his house style. Headlining at Moonrise Festival this year, audiences will have opportunities to see him perform. Also, one lucky winner will be awarded a meet and greet with San Holo over a nice cup of boba tea. Furthermore, sit back and relax to his chill house style from his latest release “Lost Lately”.

San Holo headliner at Moonrise Festival 2019


The merchandise has many treasures from which to express your fanship for the festival. Apparel, souvenirs, and special offers await from their online store. Lots of cool fashions there. Also, for those taking their style to the next level check out some styling options.

Moonrise Festival merchandise deal
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Eric Niebergall

Eric Niebergall enjoys telling the stories behind the music.

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