After attending “Trip to the Moon” electronic music festival at the Water Park, in West Lake, Hanoi Capital last night — September 16, 7 people die for unknown reasons. Among 7, 3 died before getting to a hospital.
According to a report on Zing, people said they saw the signs that someone may have a drug or alcohol problem at the event.
A report on local media few days ahead the event mentioned that, Young Hanoians can enjoy a music banquet when they participate in “Trip to the Moon” — an outdoor electronic music festival to be held in the capital city’s West lake, Water Park.
The event was a part of the Vietnam Electronic Weekend 2018, which presents a series of electronic music performances with a combination of traditional and modern features, the organizer, Connected Agency, said on its Facebook’s fanpage.
The festival seeks to combine traditional elements such as the lion dance, starlight procession and ethnic musical instruments with the young and modern spirit reflected in electronic sounds — the music that is dominating music charts over the world.
Entitled VIEW 2018, the third annual Trip to the Moon festival this year will take place on Sunday, with three stages representing the hottest electronic dance music genres in 2018.
Electronic dance music, also known as EDM, dance music, club music or simply dance, is a broad range of percussive electronic music genres made largely for nightclubs, raves and festivals.
The Brand of Yellow Claw, Blood for Mercy, has become the “guarantee stamp” for quality and charisma at any events in which they participate, said the organizer before the event taking place.
Ho Tay Water Park closed for investigation.