Almost fifty thousand people are expected at the electronica festival.

TBILISI, DFWatch–Organizers of Batumi Summer Set Festival are preparing for the arrival of almost fifty thousand music lovers August 22-24.

The program features electronic music and includes acts such as Faithless and Sleep Party People.

The Danish duo Laid Back will open the festival, which is being held for the second time and will take place in Batumi’s Miracle Park. Organizers expect about 45 000 guests this year.

Other bands to perform are Giraffage from San Francisco, Max Cooper from the UK, Mexican DJ Betoko, Synkro, DJ from the UK and Phon-o, a German DJ and producer and Rone, from France.

Also DJs and producers from Georgia will perform and there will be a presentation of Georgian musician Maya Darsmelidze’s new electronic project Mao & the Mins.

Tickets prices range from about USD 40 for all three days and USD 18 for one day until August 1. After that date, the prices increase to USD 70 and USD 30, respectively. VIP tickets are also available for USD 300.