Web 3.0 creators Afterparty have announced the lineup for its inaugral NFT art and music festival. The grand event aims to bring NFT enthusiasts together at Las Vegas entertainment venue AREA15 on the 18th and 19th of March, 2022. The festival focused around the NFT movement will feature dozens of renowned NFT artists and at least 20 musicians, including The Chainsmokers, The Kid LAROI, and Pussy Riot.
The festival will be accessible to Afterparty ‘Utopian’ NFT holders, and their invitees. Thoe who do not currently hold Utopian NFTs, but would like to attend can purchase Afterparty Festival Passes, also in the form of NFTs.
The Utopian Collection includes 1,500 NFTs minted on the Ethereum blockchain which will also serves as keys to the Afterparty festival. Holders can access the annual festival for at least five years and will feature on a priority guest list, gaining special access to “Utopian Only” artist areas of the festival. The NFTs also provide entries to Afterparty house events in Los Angeles, and other pop-up events such as NFT.NYC and Art Basel Miami.
Some prominent ‘Utopians’ include singer Sia, supermodel Heidi Klum, TV personality David Dobrik, and actor Josh Duhamel.
“Digital art is just the beginning of how profound NFTs will be for the creator economy,”
David Fields, CEO, and founder of Afterparty told EDM.com, before going onto say:
“Afterparty’s NFTs serve as verifiable digital assets that give owners a membership to experience exclusive events and the vibrant community that is Afterparty—the festival brings all of this to life. We believe NFT art deserves its own celebration, to be front and center as the main event. Whether you’re an emerging artist, Grammy-winning musician, new to crypto or a veteran collector, Afterparty welcomes you to one of the most creative, diverse and exciting experiences in the world.”