March 16-25, 2012
Miami’s Winter Music Conference,
one of the most buzzed about yearly music events, returns for its 27th consecutive year. The hippest electronic music connoisseurs from around the globe will descend upon South Beach to experience more than 400 events, parties, seminars and work shops. A pivotal platform for the advancement of the industry,WMC attracts thousands of artists and music industry delegates from 70 countries and over 100,000 event attendees in what might best be described as the Olympics for DJs and clubbers alike.
If you’ve never attended this annual event, and consider yourself a trendsetter, the Winter Music Conference is a must experience. Over its long history WMC has been flagged by industry insiders and fans as THE event for new music, technology and trends in the music business. A favourite with underground artists, the conference also draws a host of electronic companies unveiling new developments.
Sun, sea, sand and sex in the air: excitement builds, and in this fecund climate, new movements, ideas and synergies materialize. After 26 years of radical musical and technological innovations, theWMC’s import has burgeoned. It boasts one of the most sought after aggregations of legendary and emerging artists anywhere. And nowhere on the planet will you find more DJs and parties to attend in a single week.
Year after year WMC has assembled innovative music professionals and kicked off global campaigns of career-launching performances and new releases by a roster of artists that has included Lady Gaga (WMC 2008), Rihanna (WMC 2006), The Black Eyed Peas (WMC 2009) and featured appearances in 2010 by Deadmau5 and Grammy winner David Guetta.
New York’s dance halls may feel desolate this week as many of the world’s best DJs bring the party to Miami. The weeklong orgy of sound begins Tuesday March 16, 2012.
WHERE TO STAY: The Perry South Beach is a great fit for attendees! For an extraordinary experience, ascend 18 stories to the rooftop. A pool by day and a trendy lounge by night, the adult-only Roof Top Bar is a favorite for both travelers and locals alike. Enjoy an upgrade and waived extra adult fees on us!
An unparalleled social vibe and ultra-trendy atmosphere combined with a prime beachfront location on Collins Avenue make Shore Club South Beach the ultimate South Beach getaway.
An art deco treasure to South Beach, The National Hotel will be hosting events on-site outside their 205-foot infinity pool, the longest in South Beach. We offer a waived resort fee which includes wireless high speed internet, use of fitness center, two lounge chairs and one umbrella at the National’s beach and pool areas, and more!
Winter Music Conference
21st Street & Collins Park
South Beach, Florida