Swiss mountain top festival Polaris returns for its eighth edition, taking place across two weekends in November – 17-18 and 24-25.
Across both weekends, Polaris features some of electronic music’s most respected and exciting players of the moment.
The festival takes place in a huge dome with 360 views of the Alps, in Verbier, one of the best mountain top ski resorts in the world. Over the two weekends many electronic music lovers from around the world ascend the mountain to dance closer to the sky,
The music curation weaves DJ and Live elements and brings together international pioneers of the movement and sounds of the future. Creating a special and unique moment on the mountain top, immersed in amazing sounds and surrounded by beautiful landscapes.
The first weekend features a collaboration with renowned Montreaux Jazz for an opening concert with Marc Rebillet, followed by a 4-hour set from vibration shifter Natasha Diggs.
Across the two weekends expect a rare 4-hour set from Detroit’s Sound Signature label head, Theo Parrish, as part of the Detroit Love collaboration with Carl Craig and artists including Dames Brown Live (three ladies from Detroit). Master of Chicago’s deep house, Ron Trent, is back in Europe after seven years. Plus sets from high class DJs Dixon and Gerd Janson, Berlin techno legend Marcel Dettmann. Full energy Live sets from Mr. G and Kink. Hot artists of the moment Hunee and Paula Tape. Plus newcomers Cody Currie, Tai Lokun and Bel-Air Ltd, and more.
And the festival have just announced a very welcome back to one of the festival’s favourite DJs who will be closing the festival – Laurent Garnier, saying: “One of those good news that warms your heart to the highest point and rejoices us to be all together to celebrate life! The king is back! He is really special to us, he is our very special guest!
Day 1 – Friday 17.11
Montreux Jazz Festival x Polaris present
Marc Rebillet (concert)
Natasha Diggs (4HRS set)
Club Night :
Day 2 – Saturday 18.11
Detroit Love x Polaris
Theo Parrish (4HRS set)
Dames Brown live
Day 3 – Friday 24.11
Day 4 – Saturday 25.11
Mr G live
Plus Festival Off in bars and clubs of the village (free access, Friday until Sunday)
Tickets : Polaris Festival
All accommodation possibilities (hotels and apartments) in Verbier