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Thousands attend EDC at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

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The Electric Daisy Carnival grounds were decorated with lit amusements and stages in the infield of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on June 16, 2017. (Source: aLive Coverage for Insomniac) The Electric Daisy Carnival grounds were decorated with lit amusements and stages in the infield of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on June 16, 2017. (Source: aLive Coverage for Insomniac)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

The Electric Daisy Carnival concluded its first night at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway Friday with over 130,000 in attendance.

According to The Insomniac Press Team, 136,000 festival goers enjoyed eight immersive stage areas, carnival rides, mobile Art Cars and musical artists from around the world.

Las Vegas Metro police were also present for the opening night and said they responded to almost 450 medical calls with 29 felony narcotics-related arrests. 

However, authorities also said there were no DUI arrests, related to alcohol or drugs, and no traffic fatalities reported.

The EDC event continues Saturday night and is scheduled to run through June 18.

Stay with FOX5 for continued coverage.

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