It's official: Electric Daisy Carnival is coming to the East Coast.
The festival, which drew over 250,000 attendees to its three-day Las Vegas event last year, will hit New York on May 19-20, 2012, at a soon-to-be-announced location.
Electric Daisy Carnival New York will be presented via a partnership between EDC organizer Insomniac Events, and Pacha New York, the only U.S. branch of the storied Ibizan nightlife brand.
"I'm really excited to be working with Pacha to bring our touring experience of Electric Daisy Carnival to New York," Pasquale Rotella, founder and CEO of Insomniac Events, told Billboard exclusively. "The entire Insomniac staff is looking forward to this upcoming EDC weekend on the East Coast."
Venue and lineup details will be announced soon. Venue and lineup details for EDCNY will be announced soon. The main Electric Daisy Carnival event is scheduled for June 8-10 in Las Vegas. Check out the newly updated electricdaisycarnival.com  for more information.