Do not miss the Ottawa DJ Fest this August
- Ottawa Travel Guide
- Thursday, 31 May 2012 18:24
Disc jockeys, or DJS, are changing the way people listen to and experience music around the world. These talented performers often take tracks previously recorded and will change them in ways that makes the songs still recognizable but completely new. Travellers who will be stay at hotels in Ottawa this summer who love dance, electronic and house music will want to make plans for the city's annual DJ Fest, taking place at the new CE Centre.
On August 25, this venue will be full of ravers, dancers, music fans and those curious about this massive undertaking centred on the art of sound. Guest are encouraged to stay through the night to hear the headline acts, live bands and other demonstrations throughout the evening.
This celebration of music hopes to encourage the skills of DJs and expose their art to a large audience. Guests will be able to enjoy the shows, as well as try some local cuisine form the various food vendors and pick up merchandise at designated booths.
Artists featured at this year's event will cover a range of styles and hail from all over the world. For example, DJ Joy Kitikonti from Tuscany, Italy, will grace the stage and show his talents that have stemmed from a past career in bands of the 60s and 70s. Also featured at the festival will be DJ Tony Dark Eyes, hailing from Mexico where he has a massive following on the country's top dance radio stations.
Canadian DJs spinning their original tracks at the event will include DJ Mendez, DJ Six and DJ Ali Nadem.
Travellers who want to find out more information as the date approaches can stay updated through the event's official website, which continually posts links to videos from the DJs and news on added acts to the lineup. Due to its popularity, travellers may want to book their trip and tickets now to ensure they have the best accommodations for their getaway this summer.
This festival can be perfect for visitors taking tours of Ottawa who want to see several concerts all under one roof. While in the city, travellers will have plenty of other opportunities as well to see amazing DJs spin tracks at the various nightclubs, bars and restaurants in Ottawa if tourists wish to experience more live music on their holiday.