Holy Ship! Sets Sail From Ft. Lauderdale January 6 – 9 2012 Aboard The Msc Poesia; Stops In Bahamas And Private Island
Hard Events, Cloud 9 Adventures and The Bowery Presents Announce The Maiden Voyage Of Electronic Music Cruise Holy Ship! All-Star Line-Up Features Fatboy Slim, Laidback Luke, Diplo, Rusko, A-Trak, Steve Aoki, Skrillex, Brodinski, Destructo And More
The inaugural HOLY SHIP! electronic music cruise features over twenty artists performing around the clock in majestic, intimate and scenic settings aboard one massive luxury cruise liner. This floating festival offers guests a unique opportunity to party with their favorite musicians in a variety of onboard venues. Among the voyage’s highlights is a special Beach Boutique party headlined by Fatboy Slim at a private island getaway in the Caribbean.
Adults 21+ may reserve the cabin of their choice for an initial deposit of only $250. As cruise capacity is strictly limited to 2,500 persons, reservations will be in high demand. Vacationers who take advantage of free e-mail updates from HOLYSHIP.com will be alerted the moment reservations become available. Cruise cabins accommodate 2, 3 or 4 people and range from $499 – $999, with a limited number of deluxe suites at $1499 per person.
The experience kicks off with a pre-party on January 5th in Fort Lauderdale. Then on January 6th,, fans will set sail on the MSC Poesia with the first port stop at Port Lucaya, Bahamas. Next, the cruise reaches a remote private island where a special beach party with Fatboy Slim is set against a Caribbean sunset.
Fatboy Slim, the world’s most celebrated electronic artist, will be in good company on this epic sailing. Dutch wunderkind Laidback Luke guarantees out-of-this-world, hands-in-the-air dance parties. Producer of the decade Diplo joins the UK’s dubstep king Rusko for back-to-back Mad Decent sets. A-Trak’s vast honors include his new Fool’s Gold project Duck Sauce and multiple world DJ championship wins. Steve Aoki, the driving force behind Dim Mak, is a phenomenon unto himself. Skrillex has taken the world by storm with his unique hybrid of electrohouse and dubstep. From Paris comes debonair DJ Brodinski, while Buraka Som Sistema brings the bailé party all the way from Portugal.
Spellbinding DJ Doorly is the party captain from London to Ibiza. Hailing from Los Angeles are moombahton star Dillon Francis, the legendary Tommy Lee & DJ Aero, and HARD’s very own Destructo, who brings the party full-circle. DJs Contra and Mike Deuce represent Florida’s own vibrant party scene, plus fans can expect many more performers to be announced via HOLYSHIP.com in the coming weeks.
HOLY SHIP! is a wholly new endeavor for 2012 by three veteran event producers whom patrons have loved and trusted for years. Since 2007, HARD EVENTS has launched a global revolution in electronic music lineups with its innovative music festivals and concerts. THE BOWERY PRESENTS is the undisputed leader of independent concert promotion in the American Northeast. CLOUD 9 ADVENTURES produces cruises and intimate resort events that transcend the traditional music experience by packaging music, travel and luxury seamlessly into one.
Fans may recognize Cloud 9 Adventures as the producer of the highly successful Jam Cruise entering its 10th year. Partnered together with The Bowery Presents and HARD Events, these three join forces for HOLY SHIP!, a three-night cruise featuring the greatest talents in the spectrum of electronic music, spanning house to dubstep to techno and everywhere in between.
Tickets for the maiden voyage are on sale at HOLYSHIP.com via the CLOUD 9 Adventures Reservations system. All guests must be adults age 21 years and up.