Nightlife

Top Five EDM Parties in Broward and Palm Beach Counties

Three little letters: EDM. How do we define it? More important, how do we experience it? Electronic dance music is not a new phenomenon. We've been raving for decades, and we're surprisingly not tired yet.

EDM, though, has morphed into something of a new animal in recent years, fueled by growing access to new technologies; a renewed, pulsating neon spotlight on the pop-culture stage; and, of course, the most popular girl in school, Molly.

Let's face it: DJs are the new rock stars.

Although Miami has long been a hot spot for thumping bass, flashing lights, and all-night ragers, a few spots north of Dade caught on to the techno explosion that's happening all over the world. Here are our top five picks for the best EDM parties going on in Broward and Palm Beach counties.

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Falyn Freyman is a freelance multimedia journalist based in Miami. She previously produced videos for Univision and edited music content for New Times Broward-Palm Beach. Her work has been featured in Vice, Bustle, Broadly, Time Out, and other publications. She has a master's degree from the Columbia School of Journalism.
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