EDC Orlando is more than a colorful show featuring a lineup of famous DJs from all over the world. The three-day event is an immersive world, offering attendees an alternate reality where they can express themselves through bold fashion, find adventure and create lasting bonds and memories with fellow festivalgoers. People of diverse identities can be found all over Tinker Field, creating a welcoming atmosphere of peace, love, unity and respect. 

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EDC is a "unique multi-day festival pushing the boundaries of imagination and setting standards in the live entertainment industry," according…

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An EDC attendee creates a Kandi bracelet at the festival. While making the bead bracelet, the attendee shifted their attention to something el…

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A Mario and Luigi duo stands out in the crowd with its nod to the globally-recognizable video game brothers at EDC on Friday. Mario and Luigi …

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A couple shies away from kissing in front of the camera at EDC on Friday. Behind a fan, the lovebirds found a bit of privacy in the crowd of t…

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The Free Love totem makes a statement at EDC on Friday. The creators said the O-letter in the totem featured an infinity mirror inside because…

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An illuminated scene reflects on a lake in Tinker Field at EDC on Friday. Decorations on the trees added an extra touch of light to the scene.

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EDC attendees ride the Ferris wheel, one of three rides available at the festival throughout the weekend. Attendees had a beautiful view of th…

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An attendee dances next to her friends, waving her fan around to bring some extra glamour to her performance at EDC on Friday. Fans are an imp…

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A sea of people enjoys the main stage at EDC on Friday. From the top of the festival's Ferris wheel, riders could see the main stage, as well …

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The EDC slogan, “All is Welcome Here,” also includes furry friends. Gronkowski and his owner, Elayne Hambuechen, were enjoying one of the fest…

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A group of EDC attendees dressed up as bees spreads happiness around Tinker Field with members' dance moves. One of the bee dancers showed off…

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Dutch DJ Afrojack plays his songs at a packed main stage at EDC on Friday night. The mesmerizing lights offered another fascinating visual for…

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Containers full of colorful beads lie around Tinker Field on Saturday, as attendees grab what they need to create Kandi bracelets. Festivalgoe…

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Festivalgoers carry each other around after a long night of standing, dancing and raving at EDC on Friday.

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Lasers light up the sky, imitating the light phenomenon aurora borealis, at EDC on Saturday. A pair of attendees enjoyed a kiss during the lig…

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Glowing decorations also bring a pop of color to the trees scattered across Tinker Field. The decorations' colorfulness and brightness mirrore…

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Headpieces are popular sights at the EDC festival. Attendees sported different styles of headpieces on Saturday, ranging from Native American,…

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A flag with the message, "Be a good person," waves high in the air at EDC on Saturday. Attendees shared the message to help create a judgment-…

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A group of festivalgoers attempts to create Kandis, beaded jewelry worn by attendees at EDC. The task became more difficult as the night went …

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The VIP area at EDC offers attendees perks such as free candies, tea and popcorn. A staff member waited on attendees Saturday, ready to help out. 

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A pair of EDC attendees look into each other's eyes at the festival. Lovers were all over the festival Saturday: dancing, teasing each other a…

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A DJ at EDC energizes the crowd, telling attendees to "put (their) hands up." Attendees danced and raised their arms in unison Friday night.

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An EDC attendee rides on the shoulders of a friend Friday to get a better view of the show.

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An EDC attendee wears a glowing headpiece that mirrors the look of Marshmello, a popular DJ, on Friday. The attendee captured the moment on th…

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A glowing dice steals the show at EDC. Different signs floated above the crowd of festivalgoers throughout the event.

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An EDC attendee plays a video game at the festival. There were around 10 video games in the Pixel Forest area, including Super Mario World and Sonic.

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Pixel Bots live in the Pixel Forest at EDC, where they hang out with the event's attendees. The bots' look mirrored the aesthetic of the film …

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A pink Pixel Bot prepares to "attack" visitors walking through the Pixel Forest at EDC on Friday.

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Two EDC attendees take part in PLUR — peace, love, unity and respect — a bonding ritual performed at the festival. The attendees exchanged the…

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Friends commonly carry their buddies on their shoulders at EDC. In need of some extra support to keep the party going, a young girl sat on ano…

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An EDC attendee performs gloving, a style of hand performance with light-up gloves, for a crowd of attendees. Colorful LED lights streamed fro…

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Bright, colorful lettering highlights the EDC logo on a banner at the festival. The banner was a popular spot to take photos among festivalgoers. 

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A group of EDC attendees dressed up as bees poses for a photo, freezing a moment in time.

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Electric Ladylands spread their wings around Tinker Field at EDC on Friday. 

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A pair of EDC attendees poses in front of Pixel Forest, the land of the Pixel Bots. Headliners — a nickname for festivalgoers — enjoyed taking…

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Each Kandi bracelet is unique to its maker and creates a memory for its recipient. With an arm full of the beaded bracelets, a young girl smil…

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A magnificent owl adorns the main stage of EDC. The owl offered a pair of watchful eyes at one of the most extensive areas of the event, where…

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A girl enjoys the swings at EDC on Friday. The attendee also wore a pink cowgirl hat while swinging.

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A lake and surrounding grassy area offer attendees a moment of peace at EDC, contrasting with the high energy of the festival's rave.  

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EDC attendees can't survive on music and dancing alone. A variety of kiosks, like Daisy Lane, were scattered throughout the event, serving foo…

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The medical tent at EDC offers relief to festivalgoers, who often get blisters on their feet. Attendees were already seeking the medical team'…

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Brazilian festivalgoers enjoy EDC on Friday. One of these attendees showed off the Brazilian flag. 

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EDC attendees gasp at the size and colors of the main stage at the top of the Ferris wheel.

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Attendees enjoy the swing ride at EDC. The popular ride had one of the longest lines at the festival.

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Festivalgoers surround a beads table, creating Kandi bracelets to exchange with other festivalgoers at EDC. There were other sets of beads in …

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Celebrating 25 years of the Electric Daisy Carnival, EDC Orlando held its three-day colorful blowout at Tinker Field last weekend, ending Sunday. 

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