Ibiza Selects (August 29-September 4)

Pilar Lopez

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Ibiza Selects (August 29-September 4)

September brings lower temperatures on the White Island, but party season is far from over. Everything feels more laid back with a little more elbow room in the clubs and at the beaches and coves. However, there are still plenty of options to enjoy from dusk-till-dawn with the best soundtrack.

Eivissa Jazz Festival | Ibiza Town | From August 29-September 3

Eivissa Jazz brings a majestic open-air festival that offers a program of concerts showcasing local and national talent, as well as artists from all over the world. There are some activities that can be enjoyed for free and some other events that require advanced booking. The Eivissa Jazz Festival celebrates its 34th edition and invites not just fans of jazz—welcoming them to discover the new talents of the island and national scenes—but also all lovers of good live music.

The first day of the festival is held in the Plaza de Sotavila and features a screening of The Glenn Miller Story. Also free of charge are the activities on Tuesday and Wednesday night that will take place at the Reina Sofía Park. During the rest of the days, jazz concerts are held in the beautiful Bastion of Saint Lucia in Dalt Vila at an affordable price. Eivissa Jazz infects the town with performances on different stages and marching bands to accompany people devoted to music for an entire week. Visit the town any of these days and enjoy jazz at its peak, as it has helped influence so much of modern music. Book ahead your tickets to enjoy Eivissa Jazz concerts

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Pyramid Daytime | Cova Santa | Wednesday, August 31

Amnesia’s flagship party is stopping one more time at Cova Santa for a daytime event. Pyramid lands at the fully open dancefloor space for a final party of the season, welcoming Maceo Plex & Friends to the decks. Eric Estornel, better known by his stage names Maceo Plex, Maetrick, or Mariel Ito, is not new to the island. He has played at all the megaclubs and even held his own residency , Mosaic by Maceo, at Pacha from 2016-2018. Over the past decade, Maceo Plex has become a dominating force in the world of underground dance music. His music delivers a unique sound between deep house, electr, techno, progressive house, and beyond. This is a great chance to enjoy Pyramid’s energy with a true heavyweight as the sun sets between the hills of Sant Josep!Get tickets for Pyramid Daytime with Maceo Plex & Friends this Wednesday

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EXHALE Closing Party | DC10 | Wednesday, August 31

Amelie Lens’ mini residency at DC10 concludes this Wednesday night after four successful weeks at the notorious clubbing venue. The Belgian DJ, producer, and EXHALE brand owner is ready to drop her energetic groovy techno at the Salinas hotspot for the last time this season. For the closing party, Lens invites world-class techno DJs Pan-Pot, Chris Liebing, Ellen Allien, and more to finish her debut residency on the White Island. The Lenske label boss aims to reach a wider audience with pure techno through EXHALE and keep on building a strong community. “I definitely think EXHALE brings a sound that is missing. Techno can be happy, too—come to EXHALE to find out!” says Lens.

Join Amelie Lens and guests for the Exhale Closing party at DC10

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Rock Nights | Pikes Ibiza | Thursday, September 1

Since its inception in 2005, Rock Nights is a special party, presenting this season a Western Hollywood ambiance under the theme “Midnight Cowboys.” The event takes place inthe amazing and charming Pikes, made up of quirky corners decorated with extravagant and entertaining elements.

Rock Nights offers an original musical selection, very different from most of Ibiza's musical offerings. That is why this party is one of the favorites for residents of the island. In addition, the atmosphere is so much fun and the tradition is that the artists from Dorado Live Shows (featuring Spanish singer Depedro this Thursday), then go to dance there with the public or even perform alongside Rock Night’s resident DJs, Lola Von Dage and Colin Peters.

Register for the guest list and join a unique gathering at Pikes

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Calvin Harris Closing Party | Ushuaïa Ibiza| Friday, September 2

A truly extraordinary open-air experience comes to an end with one of the world's most distinguished DJs as headliner. Calvin Harris finalizes the season this Friday after his 14-week run at the Platja D’en Bossa venue. On this special occasion, Harris will be supported by Billboard chart-topper MK, the renowned American producer and DJ who is well-known for his warm, emotive house sounds, plus additional artists. The venue will go wild for the last time with mind-blowing visuals announcing Calvin’s arrival on stage, who will deliver a mix of his own biggest hits along with sounds from his latest album, Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 2(released less than a month ago) and all-time dance music classics till Ushuaïa closes its doors at midnight. Come to celebrate what has been Harris’ greatest season to date in Ibiza!Get your tickets for Calvin Harris closing party at Ushuaïa

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Paul Kalkbrenner | Ushuaïa Ibiza| Sunday, September 4

A titan of techno, who has become a regular at Ushuaïa’s opening and closing parties, is returning to Ibiza for the last time this summer. Paul Kalkbrenner’s own sound at the open-air venue is a match made in heaven and he will perform his legendary live set from day-to-night accompanied by German innovative artist and live music maestro Stephan Bodzin, with support coming from HOSH (delivering a DJ set). His iconic hit “Sky and Sand” holds the record for remaining #1 on the charts in Germany for 121 weeks, a song that you will definitely dance to if you are there.

Book your tickets to experience these German titans of techno at Ushuaïa

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