For the first time in history, and post its acquisition by Genting Hong Kong, a leading corporation principally engaged in the business of cruise and cruise related operations along with leisure, entertainment and hospitality activities, ZoukOut took to the pristine beaches of Boracay for two days. Thousands of revellers converged onto the island over the Labour Day weekend, also commonly known as LaBoracay. Day 2 [May 1] of ZoukOut’s first ever prelude edition, wrapped up with its sunrise set at 7am with Zouk resident DJ Ghetto.
The past weekend’s ZoukOut Prelude Edition in Boracay [April 30 & May 1] drew a 6,000 strong crowd to Station 2 at EPIC in White Sands Beach. The two-day festival featured some of the biggest names including Kaskade, Dubvision and DVBBS alongside a local Filipino line up featuring Deuce, Carlo Atendido and many more. Regional duo from Taiwan, Junior and Royal opened the festival on Day 1. ZoukOut Prelude Edition saw a 60% local crowd with visitors from around the region including Singapore, Malaysia, Taiwan, Japan and Korea.
Some of the notable international media that turned up for the festival included DJ MAG PH, SOLAR, ABS CBN LIFESTYLE amongst others. Key opinion leaders and personalities who graced the event included Sarah Carlos (@carlos.sarah), Dee Kosh (@thedeekosh), Esther (@esther_erer) and many more.