This Week in Ibiza (May 12 - May 18)
May 11, 2023
4 min read
The island is buzzing with tourists from all over the world, kicking off the season early this year! If you’re heading this way, check out our suggestions below for an experience that will last a lifetime, beginning on Friday May 12.
Music On Opening Party | Pacha | Friday, May 12
For more than a decade, Music On has been a leading techno party on the island. Created by Italian DJ and label head Marco Carola in 2011, the party conquered Ibiza just a year after founding the brand and has become a religious experience to many. The Music On crew and its loyal fanbase will get together for the first time this season at the iconic Pacha nightclub on Friday, offering pure techno and tech house by the man himself, Marco Carola, Spanish DJ Dennis Cruz, and Italian regular Ale De Tuglie.
Amnesia Opening Party | Amnesia | Saturday, May 13
After an amazing pre-season event with Pyramid at the end of April, the legendary club located in San Rafael officially raise the curtains for the summer season with over 14 hours of non-stop music. This Saturday, May 13, Amnesia celebrates its opening party with a trio of special back-to-back sets. Seth Troxler and Skream take over the terrace, Adam Beyer performs with Layton Giordani, and Marco Faraone pairs up with Special Request. Also on the bill are Palestine’s queen of techno Sama’ AbdulhadI, Maceo Plex, and Guy Gerber, among many others. Get ready for one unmissable event!
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Claptone presents The Masquerade Opening Party | Pacha | Saturday, May 13
The famed masked DJ and producer brings mystery and joy to the opening party at Pacha this Saturday. Claptone has just launched a new label called Golden Recordings to celebrate house music and its everlasting golden era, so head over to the iconic club and dance to his newest single, “Euphoria.” The Masquerade party continues to transcend generations featuring incredible production, creative decor, and theatrical entertainment! Don your mask and join the spectacle!
La Troya Opening Party | Club Chinois | Monday, May 15
Following an early season warm-up party this Easter, the most popular Ibiza-born LGBTQIA-friendly show is ready to fill Club Chinois on Mondays with its glamorous style. Created by Brazilian promoter Brasilio de Oliveira three decades ago, La Troya launched its first party in the ’70s at Ibiza’s KU club (known as Privilege since 1995), displaying the colors, symbols, and spirit of his country through flamboyant performers and superlative production. Join the La Troya family on Monday, May 15, to welcome a new season!
Macaco Live concert | Las Dalias | Thursday, May 18
To commemorate almost 70 years on Ibiza, the charming Las Dalias hippy market in San Carlos organizes an attractive series of live music events throughout May under the concept "Back To Live." This Thursday, May 18 from 8 pm, the multi-platinum band from Barcelona, Macaco (1997) will fill the venue with pop, rumba, rock, reggae, rap, and flamenco vibes, to get all the people “Moving.”
Pure Pacha | Pacha | Thursday, May 18
No stranger to Thursdays at Pacha, Robin Schulz is back this 2023, headlining The Ibiza Cherries decadent in-house production, Pure Pacha. The German DJ and producer has traveled the world with his dance music style and instantly recognizable sounds, winning over 200 awards and selling millions of records throughout his career. On its 50th anniversary, Pacha’s flagship party promises to be a night to remember, so don’t miss the chance to enjoy Schulz alongside Bakermat, Wave Wave, and Riton this Thursday!