ANTS invade Ushuaïa Ibiza for 2018 opening party

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Ushuaïa Ibiza officially opened its doors on Saturday 19th May, kicking off the 2018 season with the first of 2 sensational Saturdays for Opening Party ANTS Takeover.

Drawing in thousands of revellers from across the world, the inimitable Ushuaïa atmosphere was in full swing, with a killer lineup, breathtaking visuals and a mind-blowing CO2 display. Showcasing a collection of ANTS finest talent, the poolside stage was pumping punctual from 2pm. In front of a thriving afternoon crowd, firm favourites, Uner and Nic Fanciulli took over the decks.

On next, Steve Lawler, opened the mainstage and turned it up a notch with his signature sounds, followed by Andrea Oliva, who carried the poolside vibes from to day to dusk with her blissful beats. Longtime legend, Paco Osuna, captivated the crowd with his techno goodness, while Paris underground’s hottest exports, Apollonia, graced the stage to do what they do best, whipping the crowd into a frenzy, before closing Ushuaïa’s hottest opening party to date.


With a new stage designed exclusively for the ANTS events this season, incredible pyrotechnics, mind-blowing lighting, visuals and a state of the art soundsystem, it’s no surprise people flocked from around the world for the astonishing Ushuaïa experience.

The jewel in Ibiza’s party crown, Ushuaïa’s dedication to bringing the most-sought after names to their world-famous stage ensures they remain one step ahead of the game every time. Based on the experiences gathered over the years, Ushuaïa Ibiza is dedicated to providing the best outdoor entertainment possible. The legendary poolside parties have been drawing in the crowds ever since the very beginning. The team behind the #1 Open Air Club raises the bar ever higher, with an impeccable lineup of superstar residents from across the electronic music spectrum playing from daytime to midnight.

Not just content with packing their nights full of world class artists, Ushuaïa Ibiza constantly outdoes itself when it comes to phenomenal productions, with a different theme each night of the week. With incredible pyrotechnics, mind-blowing lighting, visuals and a state of the art soundsystem, not to mention the beautifully designed gogo costumes, as well as an abundance of confetti, streamers and CO2, it’s no surprise people flock from around the world for the inimitable Ushuaïa experience.

(BA Hons Journalism), 30, London. NCTJ-accredited journalist and dance music lover specialising in interviews, features, editorial work, and reviews.