Ultra Worldwide hosted over 1 million party goers this year over its 45 events across 20 countries and five continents!


The number of attendees skyrocketed in 2017 as Ultra hosted 23 brand new events including the debut of Ultra Mexico, as well as “Road To Ultra” and “Resistance” as part of the brand’s massive music series. Ultra Worldwide has compiled a list of impressive statistics, painting the year’s worth of festivals by numbers.

Ultra tallied 1,028 total artists on the roster, 10,000+ employees, and over a million fans of electronic dance music. Millions upon millions more tuned into an Ultra live stream, with a total of 3 million hours total watch time distributed amongst 125 million viewers.

With 2018 just around the corner, there’s no doubt Ultra’s signature events will continue to reign as leading destinations for music lover around the world.

Tickets for Ultra Music Festival’s 20th Anniversary will kick things off March 23, 24, 25 in Miami — get your tickets here!

ULTRA Worldwide 2017 General Stats

Total global attendance: 1,000,000+
Total number of events: 45
Total number of new events in 2017: 23
Country count: 20
Total number of festival event hours: 554
Total staff employed worldwide: 10,000+

ULTRA Worldwide 2017 Media Stats

Livestream hours broadcasted via UMF TV: 143
Livestream hours viewed to date: 3,000,000
Total number of artist appearances: 1,028
Total ULTRA Passport holders: 300,000+
UMF Radio country distribution: 62
UMF Radio estimated weekly listeners: 32,693,400

Ultra Miami 2017 Aftermovie

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