This Week In Ibiza (Aug 18 - Aug 24)
Aug 16, 2023
6 min read
How are we over halfway through August already?
You might not want to believe it, but it’s true! Ibiza is absolutely buzzing and all of the summer residencies are in full swing.
That means that it’s even harder to choose what parties to focus on in this week’s round-up, but not to worry, we’ve sifted through the massive list and whittled it down to our top picks for the next 7 days.
Let’s dive right in.
Joseph Capriati presents Metamorfosi Closing Party | Amnesia Ibiza | Friday, August 18
Meanwhile, the Main Room will be hosted by Reinier Zonneveld (live), complemented by Enrico Sangiuliano, Sasha Carassi, and Ivan Masa, weaving a multi-genre musical tapestry. With Amnesia's state-of-the-art production elevating the experience, this night promises to be one of the books.
ANTS | Ushuaïa Ibiza | Saturday, August 19
This iconic 10th season celebration will feature a powerhouse lineup including long-time residents Andrea Oliva and Nic Fanciulli, as well as Vintage Culture, Wade, The Menendez Brothers, Raul Rodriguez, and a dynamic B2B set with Francisco Allendes and Manuelito Hell Raton.
From 3pm until 11pm, immerse yourself in house and tech house anthems from day to night. Get ready to be captivated by mind-blowing visuals, the immersive set design, and a genuine Ibiza atmosphere that’s popular with workers and tourists alike.
Franky Wah presents SHÈN Ibiza | Club Chinois Ibiza | Sunday, August 20
Emerging as a prolific force in the DJ and production scene, Franky Wah is bringing his signature blend of emotion, dancefloor energy, and captivating hooks to the forefront this Sunday.
Having taken the music scene by storm, he has now taken over the decks in 2023 for his residency at Club Chinois, transforming it into a mystical temple adorned with terracotta warriors.
Joining him on this journey on August 20 are fellow talents James Organ, Massano, and Out of Mind.
This party transcends music, embodying Franky's artistic vision that combines his Chinese heritage and ethos into a powerful experience. From 11:45pm till dawn, you can enjoy the enchanting ambiance of Club Chinois, where music and energy merge seamlessly.
Funky Aura Ibiza | Akasha Ibiza | Monday, August 21
Get ready to relive the magic of Ibiza's past as Funky Aura Ibiza takes over Akasha this Monday. Rekindling the essence of the once-hidden gem, Aura, this party celebrates the island's authentic and creative spirit that's often overshadowed by commercialization.
With Hayden Trethewey, Sunny Ramzan, and Vaughan at the helm, Funky Aura Ibiza breathes new life into the scene, offering an experience that resonates with the unusual, beautiful, and vibrant personalities that define Ibiza's soul.
Formerly a celebrity hotspot, the original Aura club attracted the likes of James Blunt, Cara Delevingne, and Charlotte Tilbury, and now, after a decade of closure, it finds a fresh home at Akasha. Joining the journey this week are Johnny La Plage, Dylan Debut, Schelcher, and 3Mind, ensuring an unforgettable night that rekindles the island's true essence.
The Martinez Brothers | Hï Ibiza | Tuesday, Aug 22
These influential DJs, producers, and style icons hailing from The Bronx have been smashing their second-season residency at the number one club in the world. With their signature New York-influenced sound, The Martinez Brothers, along with Carlita B2B Chloé Caillet, will keep the Theatre buzzing all night long.
El Cielo | Diynamic Outdoor | 528 Ibiza | Wednesday, Aug 23
Now, the label's iconic summer open-air concept graces the grounds of 528 Ibiza, offering an unforgettable outdoor experience.
Solomun, label co-founder and a true crowd-puller, will take the helm for this special event, so we know it’s going to be a busy one! Known for its legendary showcases and residencies worldwide, Diynamic's presence in Ibiza ranges from Neon Nights at Sankeys to its showcases at DC-10.
As the sun sets over the Benimussa hills, immerse yourself in the captivating atmosphere of 528 Ibiza, where nature and positive energy converge to create a unique experience.
Music On Daytime | Destino Ibiza | Thursday, Aug 24
This open-air extravaganza seamlessly blends the finest dark techno and underground house tracks under the blaze of the Balearic sun.
Destino Ibiza is known for its exclusive and carefully curated events and provides the perfect setting to experience the magic of Music On. From 5pm until midnight, you can dance to the tunes and style that have made Marco Carola a global sensation, supported by fellow world-class artists (still to be announced).
As the sun sets, the energy seamlessly transitions from a daytime party to a nighttime rave, creating an unforgettable atmosphere. With a reputation for delivering exceptional performances, Marco Carola's dynamic mixing skills will keep you on your toes, accompanied by fist-pumping drops that send the crowd into a frenzy. His influence in the techno realm is unrivaled, and his dedication to high-quality music is palpable, making this event at Destino Ibiza an unmissable experience.