UPDATE: this festival has been cancelled following the devastating Hurricane Maria.

recently teased something called but didn’t announce any more details about what was going down. Today we finally got some more details.

is a tropical four-day destination event at the beautiful El Conquistador – a Waldorf Astoria Resort, located in Fajardo, Puerto Rico, taking place December 7-10, 2017. The is going to be HUGE, too.

The internationally curated will feature three nights of performances by the host artist & visionary producer, Derek Smith, better known to the world as along his band. In addition, the includes various other headliners from the and electronic space including performances by boundary warping pioneers from DC, , legends , Slovenian funk & producer , Australia’s indie dance group Cut/Copy, and the ambient soundscapes of ’s , performing & DJ sets.

Read on for more details about the event, which will also feature , and more…

Supporting the global theme is Parisian producer, French Kiwi , better known as for his unique blend of house & jazz, ’s funk outfit , the atmospheric production of ’s Ensemble, -born electro-funk brothers by the name of , the electro- hip hop of ’s , fresh off his new album Minds Rising, Belgium’s red hot duo , and several more.

Island of Light attendees will be treated to a once-in-a-lifetime experience. the main stage located on a private island that you boat to and from, to daytime sets, and a ballroom experience; music will be plentiful and programmed around the clock. Additional experiential perks include world-class art installations, award-winning pools, high-end on-site restaurants, and the gorgeous Atlantic Ocean engulfed beach on the island.

Island of Light guests will receive an all-inclusive resort experience, including their lodging at the hotel, their concert ticket, buffet style meal options, drinks, and ground transportation between the San Juan airport and El Conquistador. In addition, guests will receive discounted rates on local adventure excursions, resort amenity access and the high end sit down restaurants on site.

Attendees who wish to extend their trip by coming earlier or staying later than the event dates can utilize the discounted daily rate offer of 15% off by mentioning Island of Light. All package prices will be announced on Wednesday, May 10th at 12 pm EST / 9 PST.

All of the Island of Light packages will go on sale at 12 pm EST / 9 PST on Friday, May 12th. Full line-up, event and contact information, and updates can be found at www.islandoflight.com.

Here’s the full poster:


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