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(Las Vegas, NV) — The Electric Daisy Carnival kicks off tomorrow at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. EDC is a three day event which features electronic dance music. It brings in hundreds of millions of dollars to the Las Vegas economy.

An economic impact study by Beacon Economics shows last year’s EDC weekend pumped about 278-million dollars in to the Clark County economy.

EDC moved to Las Vegas in 2011. Since then, the report shows Insomniac has generated more than 621 millions dollars locally.

This year, 400-thousand tickets have been sold. It brings in people from all over the world.

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