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An Unforgettable CORE Medellín Comes to an End



The people behind to number one festival in the world, Tomorrowland, once again showed why they are the best in creating unforgettable memories. With the second day of CORE Medellín coming to an end an unforgettable adventure in the heart of Colombia’s second largest city closes another chapter in Tomorrowlands long history. Courtesy of a pressrelease shared with Nocturnal Times, here are some scenes from the highly anticipated second and final day and night in Parque Norte Medellín.

Having welcomed more than 25 of the scene’s finest house & techno artists across 3 captivating stages, nearly 40.000 music aficionados have witnessed the legendary new CORE stage in full effect during a unique two-day festival in the beautiful city of Medellín, Colombia. Creating a sense of intimacy and connection that resonates perfectly alongside a spectacular audiovisual experience, the final day’s performances at the CORE stage were brought by BICEP (DJ set), Brina Knauss, Elif, Kevin de Vries, Kilimanjaro and Mind Against.

The AltVerda stage, brought to life with a series of light columns in the woods, invited Capoon, Dana Montana, DJ BORING, fka.m4a and HAAi to take the stage, while Cellini, La Nuyt, Mystery Affair and Sinego performed at the Arbo stage, bathing in a mysterious, yet cozy and intimate atmosphere with the use of many fabrics, smoke and lights.

Entirely designed and crafted in-house by Tomorrowland’s renowned creative team, the festival has been working on a new CORE stage for over a year, taking the experience and design to a whole new level. After its spectacular world premiere in Tulum’s jungle in January, the mythical new CORE stage undoubtedly left a lasting impression in Colombia and instantly turned into a crowd favorite among music fans in South America, before traveling back to the enchanting forests of Tomorrowland in Belgium for the festival’s iconic 20-year anniversary in July. After summer, the CORE stage will make its way to the magical grounds of Parque Maeda for another edition of Tomorrowland Brasil from October 11-13, 2024, inviting artists like Âme (live), Antdot b2b Maz, Bonobo (DJ set), Mochakk, Samm, Vintage Culture, and more.

Here are some interesting details about the new CORE stage:

  • The stage is 17 meters high and 30 meters wide.
  • All stage decoration is inflatable.
  • The entire stage has been developed for touring, everything fits into 1 container. ​
  • 209 moving lights
  • 20 wash beams
  • 96 strobe lights
  • 95 LED flares
  • 34 LED par spots
  • 14 water fountains
  • 14 water geysers
  • 28 water LED washes
  • 40 fireworks fountains
  • 15 CO2 shooters
  • 15 LED bars
  • 45 fog machines
  • 22 bubble smoke machines