Enter to win a chance to be the opening DJ at Cascade Equinox, headlined by Pretty Lights [Contest]

Cascade Equinox’s inaugural edition already has an absolutely stacked lineup. And now they want YOU to join the more than 50 acts in Central Oregon for one of the most eclectic and dynamic lineups of this year’s festival circuit.

The roster of musical talent for the Cascade Equinox Festival is nothing short of extraordinary, featuring dozens of standouts including Pretty Lights who is coming off a five year hiatus with new tour and new music in tow. With a selection of acts that cover a broad spectrum of genres, the festival’s curators, Gem and Jam and 4 Peaks, are keen on crafting a vibrant soundscape that creates a harmonic convergence of sounds, and styles. And now’s your chance to add to the melting pot of good vibes and deep grooves.

Just submit a 30 minute DJ mix and be entered to win an opening set at the festival, on September 22-24, 2023 at the Deschutes County Fairgrounds in Redmond, OR.

Cascade Equinox Festival 2023 DJ Mix Contest (Contest on

The submission deadline is August 28th at 11:55pm PT. Festival organizers will collectively vote on their favorite mix, and the winner will be notified by September 7th via email. The winner will receive (2) 3-Day Festival Tickets, (2) Inner Circle VIP Upgrades, a car camping pass, and a $100 travel stipend. If you’re the chosen winner, you’ll be notified via email by September 7, 2023.

If you have a friend who’s an aspiring DJ and deserves their chance in the spotlight, don’t hesitate to share this chance with them.

Who knows, if they win, maybe they’ll invite you along for the trip of a lifetime.