The story of the WORLD CLUB DOME starts on the 9th of June in the year 2013. For the 9th anniversary of the radio station BigCityBeats the “World Music Dome” was born. With already 25,000 Visitors and over 100 DJs and 10 Micro-Floors People already celebrated to various Genres.
Since 2014, the world’s largest Club bears the name WORLD CLUB DOME and already welcomed 30,000 visitors on two days with 12 floors with 150 DJs.
The first three-day Edition of the WORLD CLUB DOME took place in 2015. On 14 stages, operated for example by Space Ibiza and Neonsplash, 100,000 people celebrated on three Days.
In addition, another WCD format was launched: The WORLD CLUB DOME – Winter Edition. In cooperation with Hardwell and Revealed Recordings colleague Kill the Buzz, 40,000 people celebrated in a sold-out Gelsenkirchen Veltins Arena.
In 2016, the fourth Edition of the largest Club in the World took place. From 03. to 05. June 120,000 visitors celebrated with 200 DJs. Renewels such as a Camping- and a Pool Area expanded the club area.
The Winter Edition also took place again in 2016 and broke all Visitor Records. Together with Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike BigCityBeats broke the record for Germany’s biggest DJ solo show with 45,000 spectators. At the same time as this success, BigCityBeats announced that in 2017 there will be a WORLD CLUB DOME in South Korea.
2017 is one of the most successful Years so far in the History of the WORLD CLUB DOME. On the 02, 03 and 04 June, BigCityBeats turned the Commerzbank Arena into the “Biggest Club in the World” for its fifth Anniversary. On a dancefloor area of 700.000m² more than 200 DJs played on 20 stages. With massive headliners like Hardwell, Martin Garrix, Afrojack, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Robin Schulz, Marshmello, Steve Aoki, Tchami, Zedd, W & W, Solomun and Sven Väth, the biggest Stars of the House and EDM scene celebrated a gigantic 3-Day Festival with big Fireworks and Laser Shows and more than 140,000 enthusiastic fans . Special Innovations in 2017 were the Skyline Stage, an Airbus A340 VIP Club Jet, the Forest Stage in the Woods, BigCityBeats Hotels, a Camping and much more!
For the first time ever the WORLD CLUB DOME in Korea took place in Incheon from the 22nd to 24th September. For the first Edition BigCityBeats already reached a sold out Munhak-Stadium with about 100.000 Visitors. On 7 Stages more than 200 international DJs were celbrated.
And also the Winter Edition, in 2017 with DJ MAG TOP 1 Martin Garrix, took place for the 3rd time. More than 38.000 Visitors cam to see the international DJ and to celebrate his biggest Solo-Show worldwide which was celebrated at the BigCityBeats WORLD CLUB DOME – Winter Edition.
With the WORLD CLUB DOME- Zero Gravity, BigCityBeats continued to expand its Horizons in 2018 and started the most special Pre-Party for the WORLD CLUB DOME – The Hollywood Edition. 50 chosen World Clubbers were allowed to enter “The first Club in Zero Gravity”. Together with the DJ Duo W&W and Steve Aoki the ZeroG Airbus was transoformed into a Club. Media from all over the World made Reports about the WORLD CLUB DOME Zero Gravity. Tv-Stations such as CNN, BBC, ARD, ZDF, N-TV, Deutsche Welle, RTL, Pro7 and many more and also daily Newspapers from all over the World such as Daily Mail, Die Welt, El Pais, FAZ and The Sun and many more from the Media such as Time Magazine, DJ Mag, Focus oder The Verge reported about the event.
For the 6th Time in a Row the “biggest Club in the World” took Place in the Commerzbank-Arena from the 1st until the 3rd of June. With over 160.000 Visitors this was truly the most international and biggest WORLD CLUB DOME ever. More than 200 DJs were active on over 20 Stages. On the Mainstage you could listen to a sound of more than 1,8 Millions of Watt. Especially the Theme “The Hollywood Edition” brought many special Features. The Hollywood Glamour was created by the longest red Carpet, which had its own Walk of Fame with a Timeline of the DJs who already were at the biggest Club of the World and also by the Helicopters which shuttled the Stars and DJs. Renewals were for example the for the first time built BigCityBeats Zombie-Stage, which had the Motto “Hollywood Must Die” and also shocked the Hardest among us, then the WCD Model-Contest and also the Bambi-Beats Aftershowparty, which connected the Club-Beats to the Oscar-Glamour. In addition to that there were also some new Areas: The Secret Stages, the Frankfuter Berg and the Thrill-Area.
The WORLD CLUB DOME Korea will once again be held at the Munhak Stadium in Incheon on the 14/15/16 of September 2018. In addition to the currently reigning TOP 3 DJs in the world of the DJ Mag UK Ranking, Martin Garrix, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike and Armin van Buuren there will be other international stars such as Ferry Corsten, Flosstradamus, Jillionaire, Krewella, KSHMR, Martin Jensen, Steve Aoki, Timmy Trumpet and Valentino Khan which will create a unique energy.
For three years, the BigCityBeats WORLD CLUB DOME Winter Edition delivered the largest DJ Solo shows of the world’s number 1 DJs. Now is the time to move into a new dimension. In 2018, we will present you the first Timemachine – Winter – Club of the “Biggest Club in the World”! On the 16th, 17th and 18th of November, the ESPRIT arena together with its surrounding outdoor areas in Dusseldorf will be transformed into a gigantic club complex with 20 floors and more than 100 of the best acts of the electronic music scene. The “First 4” of the winter landscape promise an event of superlatives while describing a journey through the various WORLD CLUB DOME Editions: The first winter edition with Hardwell, a record-breaking solo show with Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike, Marshmello, which for the first time ever played at the WORLD CLUB DOME in 2017 and The Chainsmokers which are simultaneously celebrating their first WORLD CLUB DOME appearance at the winter Edition in 2018 their only appearance in the winter in Germany.
You can be curious about what else BigCityBeats has in store for the WORLDCLUBBER in 2018 and 2019 .