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Ultra made 2017 their year: here's a rundown of their best events in Asia

Ultra made 2017 their year: here's a rundown of their best events in Asia

Ultra has wrapped up their final editions of festivals in Rio De Janeiro and Buenos Aires, bringing an end to their calendar for 2017. 

2017 saw the EDM giant host an unprecedented 45 events spanning 20 countries over 5 continents with over a million attendees for the second consecutive year. 23 of those 45 events saw their first editions this year, a record for Ultra. Over 32 million people tuned in to UMF Radio weekly.

The world was clearly watching as UMF continued to achieve domination in the world of EDM events, cementing its place as the top festival franchise in the world.

However, it was the 15 events in Asia that truly piqued our interest. Here's a rundown of the record-breaking Ultra events that took place in the region.


Ultra Korea 

Where: Seoul Olympic Stadium, Korea

When: 10-11 June

Who: KSHMR, Pendulum, Tchami, Alesso, Hardwell, Nicky Romero, Tiesto, Steve Angello, Dubfire and more 

Attendance: 150,000+


Ultra Singapore 

Where: Ultra Park, Singapore

When: 10-11 June

Who: Steve Aoki, Steve Angello, KSHMR, Nicky Romero, Showtek, Don Diablo, Hardwell & more

Attendance: 50,000+


Road To Ultra India

Where: Mumbai (Mahalaxmi Racecourse ) & Delhi (India Exposition Mart Greater Noida )

When: 7 Sept & 8 Sept

Who: The Chainsmokers, Slushii, Sam Feldt, Getter & more

Attendance: 20,000 +


Ultra China

Where: Shanghai Expo Park, Shanghai, China

When: 9-10 Sept

Who: Armin Van Buuren, The Chainsmokers, Martin Garrix, Zedd, Carl Cox & more

Attendance: 40,000 +


Road To Ultra Taiwan 

Where: Da Jia Riverside Park, Taipei, Taiwan

When: 10 Sept

Who: The Chainsmokers, Martin Garrix, Zedd, Slushii, Nicky Romero, Sam Feldt & more

Attendance: 27,000 +


Ultra Beach Bali 

Where: Potato Head Beach Club, Bali, Indonesia

When: 14-17 September

Who: Hardwell, Zedd, Kygo, Nicky Romero, Slushii, Getter & more

Attendance: 10,000+ 


Road To Ultra Philippines

Where: Mall Of Asia Arena, Manila, Philippines

When: 15 September

Who: Hardwell, Zedd, Getter, Sam Feldt & more

Attendance: 7,000 +


Road To Ultra Hong Kong 

Where: West Kowloon Cultural District, Hong Kong

When: 16 September

Who: Hardwell, Kygo, Zedd, Getter & more

Attendance: 9,500


Ultra Japan 

Where: Odaiba Ultra Park, Tokyo, Japan

When: 16-18 September

Who: Empire Of The Sun, Tchami, Pendulum, Alesso, Carl Cox, The Chainsmokers, Hardwell, Kygo, Knife Party, Nicky Romero, Steve Angello, Steve Aoki, Tiesto & more

Attendance: 120,000+


Here's the full list of ULTRA events for 2017:

February 24 — ULTRA South Africa @ Cape Town Stadium — Cape Town, South Africa
February 25 — ULTRA South Africa @ Expo Centre, Nasrec — Johannesburg, South Africa
March 24-26 — ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL @ Bayfront Park — Downtown Miami, FL
June 10-11 — ULTRA Korea @ Seoul Olympic Stadium — Seoul, Korea
June 10-11 — ULTRA Singapore @ Ultra Park — Singapore, Republic of Singapore
July 13 — Destination ULTRA Opening Party @ Giraffe Palm Beach House — Split, Croatia
July 14-16 — ULTRA Europe @ Poljud Stadium — Split, Croatia
July 18 — ULTRA Beach Hvar @ Hotel Amfora Grand Beach Resort — Hvar, Croatia
July 19 — RESISTANCE Closing Party @ Fort George — Vis, Croatia
Tuesdays from July 25 – September 12 – RESISTANCE Ibiza @ Privilege Ibiza — Ibiza, Spain
September 7 – Road To ULTRA India @ Mahalaxmi Racecourse — Mumbai India
September 8 – Road To ULTRA India @ India Exposition Mart — New Delhi, India
September 9-10 – ULTRA China @ Shanghai Expo Park — Shanghai, China
September 10 — Road to ULTRA Taiwan @ Da Jia Riverside Park — Taipei City, Taiwan
September 13 — Bali Music Week Opening Party @ Mirror — Bali, Indonesia
September 14-15 — ULTRA Beach Bali @ Potato Head Beach Club — Bali, Indonesia
September 14 — RESISTANCE Afterhours @ Jenja — Bali, Indonesia
September 15 — RESISTANCE Afterhours @ Jenja — Bali, Indonesia
September 15 — Road to ULTRA Philippines @ Mall of Asia Arena — Manila, Philippines
September 16 — Road to ULTRA Hong Kong @ Nursery Park — West Kowloon Cultural District, Hong Kong
September 16 — RESISTANCE Bali @ Ku De Ta – Bali, Indonesia
September 16-18 — ULTRA Japan @ Tokyo Odaiba Ultra Park — Tokyo, Japan
September 16-18 — RESISTANCE Tokyo Afterhours @ Womb — Tokyo, Japan
September 29-30 — RESISTANCE Presents ‘The Meadow’ @ The Social Festival – UK
October 6-7 — ULTRA México @ Foro Pegaso — Mexico City, Mexico
October 6 — RESISTANCE Asunción @ Casco Antiguo – Asunción, Paraguay
October 7 — Road to ULTRA Peru @ Club Cultural — Lima, Peru
October 7 — RESISTANCE Buenos Aires Weekend 1 @ Mandarine Park — Buenos Aires, Argentina
October 12-14 — ULTRA Brasil @ Sambodromo — Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
October 13 — RESISTANCE Rosario @ Metropolitano – Rosario, Argentina
October 13 — RESISTANCE Lima @ Green Arena — Lima, Peru
October 14 — Road to ULTRA Chile @ Movistar Arena — Santiago, Chile
October 14 — RESISTANCE Córdoba @ La Fábrica — Córdoba, Argentina
October 14 — RESISTANCE Medellín @ Parque Norte — Medellín, Colombia
October 15 — RESISTANCE Buenos Aires Weekend 2 @ Mandarine Park — Buenos Aires, Argentina
December 2 — RESISTANCE Bristol @ Motion — Bristol, UK

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