Cannes’ Finest Electronic Music Festival Completes Promising 2023 Lineup

The Plages Électroniques de Cannes is a festival that takes place annually in the picturesque city of Cannes, France. The festival will be taking place this August, with a finetuned lineup of major headliners and handpicked acts that promises another highlight edition.

Plages Électroniques – Cannes, France

Also known as PE, the festival is a fusion of electronic music and stunning beachfront locations that became a major destination for music enthusiasts and partygoers. Thus making it stand at a solid 39th DJMag worldwide festivals ranking.

The festival offers a unique and immersive experience, blending the best of electronic music with the idyllic charm of the French Riviera. With multiple stages set up along the coast, attendees can dance under the sun and stars. The shores of Cannes transform into a pulsating hub of music and unique memories material. Handpicked renowned DJs and electronic music artists take the stage, delivering performances that span a wide range of genres, from EDM, Techno, and House to experimental and underground sounds. The festival showcases both established acts and emerging talent, creating a diverse lineup that caters to all tastes.

Beyond the music, Plages Électroniques also offers art installations, immersive visual experiences, and various interactive activities that further enhance the festival-goers’ experience. With its fusion of music, beach vibes, and an enchanting coastal setting, Plages Électroniques de Cannes has rightfully earned its reputation as a must-attend event for electronic music lovers worldwide.

2023 Lineup

The Festival will be taking place across 3 days from Friday 2nd to Sunday 6th of August, across 8 stages and with 90+ artists.

On Friday, it’s no other than Trance legend Armin van Buuren who will be leading the way. Along with him, The Blessed Madona, Bellaire, Joachim Pastor, Ofenbach, and Venga. Day two will see DJ Snake taking the stage along with many great acts including Mind Against and a special Pedro Winter presents Ed Banger Records XX. Sunday will have a deeper touch to it with Tale of Us on the main stage. Tchami, Lilly Palmer, Gordo, Stephan Bodzin (Live), and Sam Paganini will also be delivering their craft to the 60,000 fans.

Every evening after the festival, an official afterparty takes place until 5 am for the dedicated fans. The lineup includes some fine French acts such as Tony Romera, Mosimann, and Lodgerz.

2023 Tickets

The last tickets for the festival are available here. In the meantime, you can check out the official 2022 after-movie just below.