In 2014, the first AFP gathered 30,000 guests, in 2017 it was visited by more than 50,000 people. At a press conference, the organizers announced the names of the festival participants, talked about the concept of the anniversary event and presented the first art zone in the history of Alfa Future People.
The headliners of the Alfa Future People 2018 festival will be DJs Tiesto, Alesso, Steve Aoki and Afrojack. In total, four scenes will work, on which more than a hundred musicians will perform in three days. Among them is Aly.
Fila, Aphrodite, DVBBS, Flux Pavilion, Fonarev, Gareth Emery, Going Deeper, Dolphin, Victor Strogonov and others.
Young artists will be able to perform on the new stage of SHOwCast Stage by Alfa-Bank. Applications for participation in the competition will be accepted from May 15 to July 15. In addition to music, large-scale sports and technology zones are organized. In the sports zone, 13 types of activities will be presented: basketball, volleyball, street workout, crossfit, zumba fitness, aerial canvas and extreme sports.
The technology zone will focus on intergalactic travel. The site will be divided into five thematic blocks, where guests can get acquainted with the most unusual gadgets.
For the first time, a full-fledged art zone will appear on Alfa Future People. Artist Pokras Lampas and Alfa-Bank announced their collaboration and calligraphy workshops for everyone.
This year the lecture hall will be expanded: speakers in the TED Talks format will talk about the relationship between humanity and technology, business issues, a healthy lifestyle, the role of culture and art in modern society.
The BURN brand will present an amusement park in the style of the Brazilian carnival. Guests will be able to play grand billiards, try their hand at the force-hammer and dive into the dry pool from the inflatable slide.
In 2018, accommodation at the festival will become more comfortable. The location of campsites has been improved: visitors to recreation areas of the Alpha category will be able to go to the festival through separate inspection frames.
At the press conference, the results of the Alfa Future Awards were also announced.
According to the results of voting, the winners in the nominations are: "DJ of the Year" - Matisse. Sadko, Club of the Year - Insomnia, Breakthrough of the Year - Phlegmatic Dogs, Musician of the Year - Shapov, People's Choice - DJ List, "For Contribution to the Development of Russian Electronic Music" - Gazgolder.
Tickets for Alfa Future People 2018 can be purchased here .