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The Ark Cruise Festival Completes Full Lineup

The long list of added acts playing The Ark Cruise Festival include the likes of Belgian brothers 2MANYDJs, Cocoon label head Sven Väth, Studio Barnhus frontman Axel Boman, Radio 1’s B.Traits, CLR techno chief Chris Liebing, French house pioneers Cassius, the legendary house pioneer Felix Da Housecat, Hot Creations partner Richy Ahmed and Innervisions man Henrik Schwarz and Irish techno talent Matador, both with a live performance.

The immense ship has everything you can imagine to make it a perfect playground for everyone’s desire. Including special restaurant hosts, like a dinner by The Jane Antwerp (2 Michelin Stars), Yoga Sessions, Stand Up Comedy Shows, Surfing on the Flowrider, Shopping at the Mall, a Basketball Tournament, Massages, Big Screen Movies, Karaoke, Rock Climbing, Fitness Sessions, Pool Parties and much more to keep you busy between the beats.

Next, to all the activities and beautiful stages, there will be a special sunrise session with Robag Wruhme and Axel Boman on top of the front deck of the ship. Two artists that are known for their delicate and soothing sound, perfectly fitting a sunrise, with a gorgeous view out on the sea and land nearing by, as we get closer to our next destination: Ibiza.

On top of this, don’t forget stages and brands such as Pacha, New York’s Strictly Rhythm, carnival collective elrow, London’s clubbing institution Ministry of Sound, Barcelona’s worldwide event crew FACT and earlier announced DJs like Masters At Work, KiNK (live), Roger Sanchez, Martin Solveig, Stephan Bodzin (live), Dennis Ferrer, Gerd Janson, Peggy Gou and many many more.

The Ark will host 4000 people and 1400 crew members in total on Royal Caribbean’s immense ship: Freedom Of The Seas. From August 31st until September 3rd the ship will start off in Barcelona, sailing further to Marseille, Ibiza and a final return back to Barcelona, covering four days and three nights of wonder for a lifetime memory.

Freedom of the Seas, FR, Ship at sea, Freedom aerial view, up above, Freedom, ship on water, Freedom, ship on water at sunset

Stage hosts:

Age of Love / BABOAM / Click / Deep House Amsterdam / elrow / FACT / Girls Love DJ’s / Kitsch Club / Kelly Palmer / Kozzmozz / Ministry of Sound / Pacha presents My House / Strictly Rythm / Prunk invites (PIV) / Versuz / Zundays by Zillion

Ticket prices vary per accommodation and tickets include all meals, entertainment, and non-alcoholic drinks, HERE.



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Alain Faber


Amelie Lens

Andre Buljat


Axel Boman


Bold Moves

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Boys Noize (DJ Set)



Chris Liebing

Chris Stussy


Coco Cole

Darius Syrossian

Dave Lambert

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Dennis Ferrer

Eagles & Butterflies


Edu Imbernon

Erica Rhone

Felix Da Housecat


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Gabriel Ananda

Gerd Janson

Girls Love DJs

Henri PFR

Henrik Schwarz (LIVE)


Jan van Kampen


Jesse Green

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John Noseda

Julio & Baby Jesus

Kenn Colt



Kris Kross Amsterdam

Lucien Foort


Le Cousin

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Magic Wand

Marc Maya

Martin Solveig

Masters At Work

Matador (LIVE)

MC Gee

Mia More

M.I.K.E. / Push

Mike Risk

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Mike Thompson


Nick Bril


Olivier Weiter


Patrick Topping

Peggy Gou


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Rank 1


Richy Ahmed

Robag Wruhme

Roger Sanchez


Sam Feldt

Sem Thomasson

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Soul Shakers


Stefano Richetta

Stephan Bodzin (LIVE)


Sven van Hees

Sven Väth

T Quest

The Element

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TLP aka Troubleman

Tom Verstappen

Toni Varga

Woodie Smalls



Yves Deruyter

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