A fifteen-hour party that lasts from sunset to sunrise at Virginia Key Park on Virginia Beach Drive, Miami, Florida, Rakastella this year promises to be unlike any other. Described as “a brand new, collaborative party concept that will make your heart swell,” the fifth edition of Rakastella is set to take place on Saturday, December 3, 2022. Get your tickets to the all-night musical affair in Miami at the Ticket Fairy.
Rakastella is a collaborative romantic musical series by DJ Tennis’s Life and Death Records and house and techno DJ/producer Dixon’s record label Innervisions. The festival first debuted in 2017 at Virginia Key Beach Park, and since then, it has grown larger and larger. DJ Tennis, Dixon, Marvin & Guy, Motor City Drum Ensemble, Tara Brooks, Seth Troxler, and many more musicians have performed at Rakastella over the years.
Rakastella’s 2022 edition will take place at the historic Virginia Key Beach Park, situated at 4020 Virginia Beach Drive in Miami, Florida. Virginia Key Park is a green open space with recreational amenities and nature trails. For the upcoming event, this ocean-facing venue will have creative displays and production from Pl0t, Secret Garden, Where Are My Keys, and MATTE Projects.
A variety of musical genres, including a carefully curated selection of house and techno, will be featured across multiple stages at Rakastella. The lineup boasts the likes of AceMoMA, Ashley Venom, Coffintexts, Dixon, Diplo b2b Carlita, DJ BORING, DJ Tennis b2b Seth Troxler, Jennifer Cardini, Moodymann, Or:la, Powder, Quest, Sofia Kourtesis, Trikk, TSHA, Ultrathem, Will Renuart, and Su.
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Additionally, Rakastella 2022 has committed to delivering sound that complies with regulations, directing noise away from residential areas, serving non-alcoholic beverages after 3 AM, and extending set times for the performing artists. This is in response to attendees’ suggestions from previous events.
The event will also be eco-friendly and plastic-free! The organizers are dedicated to avoiding plastic and minimizing waste. The initiatives planned include free water refill stations, single-use plastic, styrofoam-free bars and food areas, an aluminum can recycling program with backstage hand sorting, and more. On sale will be Rakastella reusable cups, stainless steel souvenir cups, and a complimentary beverage. Attendees are also encouraged to bring their own empty reusable cups to the event.
Read more about Rakastella’s Keep Her Wild program, organized together with Ascendance Sustainable Events here!
Rakastella begins at 4 PM on December 3, 2022, and the party wraps up the following morning. There will be non-alcoholic options, such as juices, coffee, tea, soda, and energy drinks, in addition to their cocktail and beer options. Vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free food options are also available. Additionally, attendees are urged to be prepared for all weather conditions! All Along Passes, Never Too Late Passes, and Sunset Passes are currently available.
Get your tickets for Rakastella via the Ticket Fairy HERE
You can also volunteer to be at Rakastella and earn prizes, special perks, and access to team member-exclusive events.