BACARDÍ® rum have announced their line-up for the award-winning  stage at CASA BACARDÍ at Electric Picnic 2016.

Get down to the stage during the weekend to experience the untameable spirit at CASA BACARDÍ with a stellar line-up of DJs taking centre stage throughout the weekend.

Huxley headlines the opening night of CASA BACARDÍ opening night on Friday, 2 September. Huxley will be bringing his iconic mix of tech, house, and drum and bass sounds to Stradbally. Support on the night, comes from US dance music project Hercules & Love Affair and seasoned festival DJ, Stevie G.

On Saturday, 3rd September, Nicky Siano leads the CASA BACARDÍ line up. Nicky held a residency in Studio 54 and was brought back for the “One Night Only” event in 2011. A true pioneer of the dance music scene Siano will bring his legendary sounds to the CASA BACARDÍ experience. Joining Saturday’s line up are the UK’s finest disco operators, Horse Meat Disco, electronic maestro Krafty Kuts, and resident Hidden Agenda club nights, DJ DEECE.

Closing the festival on Sunday, 4 September is legendary indie dance DJ Stephen Fasano (aka The Magician) with support from festival heavy hitters Disco Bloodbath and turntable trailblazer A-Skillz, who makes a welcome return to Stradbally with his authentic fusion of nu-funk and dub-step beats.

Top Irish DJ Kelly-Anne Byrne caps off the CASA BACARDÍ line up, with her much loved blend of disco and soul sounds, along with sets from Waterford duo Darren Dalton and Martin Roche (aka Get Down Edits)Hidden Agenda’s Steve Manning, Dublin based DJ collective, Groovement Soul and Mother DJ Phil Boyle (aka Ghostboy).

Throughout the weekend, award-winning BACARDÍ® bartenders will be sharing their top tips with festival goers on how to make delicious BACARDÍ® rum cocktails. Keeping with tradition, music fans will also of course be treated to Ireland’s festival favourite cocktails – including the BACARDÍ Cuba Libre and BACARDÍ Mojito.

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For more information on CASA BACARDÍ at Electric Picnic and how you can win tickets, visit BACARDÍ on Facebook www.facebook.com/BACARDÍ or @BacardiIreland on Twitter.

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