MORE

Coachella Is a Big F'-ing Deal

No matter how much you hate the crowds, the desert heat and the Porta-Potties, there's a reason you look forward to going to Coachella each April. We explore the festival's history to see how it evolved from a never-before-used venue pressed into service during a a battle over Ticketmaster fees to an event that's on top of every Southern California music-lover's to-do list.

To see the timeline as a slideshow, click here.

Use Current Location

Related Location

miles
Empire Polo Field

81-800 Ave. 51
Indio, CA 92201

760-342-2762

www.coachella.com


Sponsor Content

Newsletters

All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >