Ultra Music Festival To Kick Off Friday With Some ChangesAlong with the Spring season, comes the music festival that attracts thousands to South Florida every year but there are some changes this year.
Guard Critically Injured At Ultra Speaks Out For First Time
Ultra Music Festival Will Return Next YearThe future of the Ultra Music Festival in downtown Miami took center stage Thursday at Miami's city commission meeting with security being a prime concern. In in the end it was decided that Ultra will return.
Ultra’s New Security Director Hire Still Has Some Festival Opponents Skeptical After a security failure at 2014’s Ultra Music Festival, organizers for the festival announced Friday the hiring of a top cop. This comes as the Mayor and Miami City Commissioner are trying to ban the event altogether.
Miami Commissioner Calls Ultra Profits ‘Blood Money’ After Videos of SurfaceThere are renewed calls for an end to the Ultra Music Fest. A Miami commissioner wants Miami residents to see video of what he believes are drug-fueled acts at Ultra.
Ultra Organizers Launch Security Review After Gate Crashers Leave Guard Critically Hurt ULTRA Music Festival organizers have launched a comprehensive review into the event's security procedures, days after a guard was trampled when un-ticketed festival crashers rushed a fence to gain entry into the popular electronic dance music extravaganza in Bayfront Park.
Fallout From Ultra Music Festival Could Shape-Up To Be Legal FightA review of the contract between Bayfront Park Trust and Event Entertainment Group, the Miami company that puts on Ultra. shows they may face a $10,000-a-day fine against their $250,000 deposit if all Ultra-related equipment isn’t removed from the park by April 5th.
Police: Guard Crushed At Ultra Showing Slight Improvement A female security guard, trampled while trying to to stop a group trying to get into Ultra, is showing "slight improvement", according to City of Miami Police.