Desert Hearts Festival returns to Lake Perris with Skream, Dusky, TIGA and more

Desert Hearts Festival returns to Lake Perris with Skream, Dusky, TIGA and more

The three-day Desert Hearts Festival celebrating art, underground techno and house music will return to Lake Perris State Park May 5-8.

Fans can expect performances by UK multi-genre pioneer Skream, Dusky, TIGA, Claude VonStroke and lo-fi originator DJ Seinfeld making his Desert Hearts debut alongside Justin Martin, progressive house artist Miss Monique, Lee Foss, Tini Gessler, ’90s rave revival production duo Prospa and Club Bad’s Melé.

Additional highlights include Polish house duo Catz ’n Dogz, Eddy M and rising house DJs VNSSA and Mary Droppinz. The lineup continues with CINTHIE, Partiboi69, Gene Farris, Derrick Carter b2b Mark Farina, DJ Minx, DJ Holographic, Soul Clap, SHADED, Lubelski, Enamour, Eskuche, Rybo and more. There will also be a Desert Hearts Crew Opening B2B, Desert Hearts Crew Closing B2B and a special guest performance to be announced in the coming months.

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Festival passes, camping options and early arrival passes for fans will go on sale at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 2 directly from the Desert Hearts Family SMS list. Fans can text 619-586-6679 or visiting to register for a direct link to purchase tickets. Remaining tickets and camping passes will be available to the general public at

The festival will bring back its iconic “one stage, one vibe format,” allowing the event to unite the community on a single dancefloor. Attendees will also be introduced to a more cohesive layout with theme camps next to the dance floor, more shade and stage-side car camping on the grass. In addition the lake will be available for attendees to take a quick swim and feature an array of interactive activities and watersports throughout the long weekend.