Amsterdam Dance Event 2020 recently revealed its full program of events, which is scheduled to be held Wednesday, Oct. 21-Sunday, Oct. 25 virtually.

This year’s edition will feature a multitude of live streams, concerts, and shows from the ADE Specials program held live in Amsterdam.  There will also be a sneak peek of behind-the-scenes footage from artists around the world through a number of interactive workshops, masterclasses, DJ sets, artistic cross-overs, and an extensive film and documentary program.

Kicking off the festivities with a live stream on Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 6 PM (18:00) CEST, Ultra Records will host ADE co-directors Jan-Willem van de Ven and Meindert Kennis as they open ADE 2020 with drinks and a special performance from Illyuus & Barrientos and Sofi Tukker.

Also featured will be guided tours through the studios and record collections of Bloody Mary, Carista, Carl Cox, Kypski, Niklas Paschburg, Pan-Pot, and Reinier Zonneveld.

New to this year, will be ADE Online, a free, immersive virtual experience during Amsterdam Dance Event 2020.  For a complete program of the online events, please click here

The Sound of ADE 2020 is powered by Deezer with over 40 acts participating with their own “mood of the year” playlist.  Each playlist embodies the curating producer’s 2020 frame of mind. Just some of the producers featured include Aluna, Black Coffee, David Guetta, deadmau5, Diplo, DJ Snake, Honey Dijon, Marshmello, and Nina Kraviz.

2020 marks Amsterdam Dance Event’s 25th anniversary. To celebrate its anniversary this year, the world-renowned music event launched a Silence Between The Notes campaign, which shared a message of how this year’s edition has become “silent” due to COVID-19.  

Amsterdam Dance Event 2020 Digital Pro Passes are still currently available for €75.  The Digital Pro Pass will grant access to all ADE 2020 digital conference tracks, one-year subscription to ADE’s social networking platform, one year access to additional ADE Conference items with on-demand program access, and receive a €50 discount for ADE in 2021.  To secure passes, please visit the following link

Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) is an annual conference and festival that brings together the world of electronic dance music together.  Known for its rich panel discussions, interactive Q&As, and masterclasses by top music artists and professionals, it is known to host parties throughout its week-long events including playing host to the annual Amsterdam Music Festival.