Straight from the source here (Golden Voice), here are some updates about the much anticipated Coachella Music Festival.

As if the music was not enough, Coachella festival has added many fun activities around the festival grounds.

From shopping to all types of food vendors, games and air conditioned bars with light shows. As well as bad dancing competitions, Art studios, Massages; Pie eating contests, Fruttare hangout (frozen fruit bar hit the spot ) Pinball and even Yoga and lots more.

Stop by and celebrate the Do Lab 10th year at Coachella at the Do Lab stage. This years installation is called the Report Village featuring the world premiere of the Ernie Towers, inspired by futuristic gardens that defy gravity. Do Lab is the creator of Lighting In a Bottle.

If you bought your passes early , look for the golden ticket in your mailbox soon.

SHIPPING

Wristbands have been shipped ahead of schedule. W1 is out and W2 is currently being packed and shipped as you read this.

A friendly reminder to ACTIVATE YOUR WRISTBAND Just a reminder, wristband activation is required this year.Lucky wristband owner needs to make a Coachella.com account and activate the wristband. You can CREATE A COACHELLA ACCOUNT HERE. Or you can LOG IN HERE. It's quick and easy. For those of you picking up at will call, fear not, you'll be able to activate yours' on your phone or at the kiosks near the entrance to the festiva?l. Read more ABOUT WRISTBAND ACTIVATION HERE.

You'll definitly want to have a clue of what bands you want to see ahead of time. Plan ahead for your favorite, must see bands, or risk getting assed out and stuck in the back.

COCHOOSER / SPOTIFY

The fruity deliciousness is back! Fruttare is bringing FREE frozen fruit bars to the desert again this year.
The fruity deliciousness is back! Fruttare is bringing FREE frozen fruit bars to the desert again this year.

Whiles you're logged into your Coachella account, you might as well start Choo Choo Choosing your line up. When set times are released they will automatically fill in for the bands you chose. Don't forget to connect your Coachella account with your Spotify account. Get curated playlists now, then use your wristband to get exclusive music in the desert -- just by checking in around the festival grounds. If you don't already have Spotify Premium, enjoy a 30 day free trial:CLICK HERE.

Man can not live on alcohol and music alone, in the desert for three days, you've gotta eat at least once a day.

EAT DRINK & BE MERRY

There is so much crazy awesome food & drink added to the festival this year it will blow your mind, or stomach, or taste buds. Here's a brief run down:

*** OUTSTANDING IN THE FIELD: Enjoy a four course, family style meal in the beautiful Coachella Rose Garden prepared by celebrated chefs: Jason Neroni of Superba Snackbar, Casey Lane of The Tasting Kitchen, Steve Samson of Sotto, and more. A welcoming cocktail, beer and wine are included. Choose from two dinner seatings per night. If you already have festival passes (GA or VIP) you can totally add this to your adventure. Dinner packages also available INCLUDING a 3-day GA or VIP pass.

WEEKEND 1 CLICK HERE

WEEKEND 2 CLICK HERE

*** THE TERRACE: This year we have expanded the Terrace to include Pop Ups featuring some of Southern California's best restaurants and specialty food yurts, that will house artisan treats including hand-crafted beef jerky, marshmallows, roasted nuts, and ice cream. CLICK HERE Location and menu details will be added to our 2014 Mobile app coming in April.

EXPERIENCE THE FESTIVAL
Golden Voice wants you to experience all the happenings at the festival and they gathered up information on almost everything there is to do or see at the festival all on one page. Sort by Camping or Venue. Find activities, amenities, eat & drink and shopping! CHECK IT OUT HERE

 

About time SHUTTLES TO/FROM LAX!!!!

Staying at a hotel or camping?

Things just got sweeter, now you can relax and let someone else do the driving, roundtrip from LAX. New this year, Valley Music Travel has shuttles to/from LAX Airport.

Learn more: CLICK HERE

Camping spots still available if you don't mind bugs and sleeping outdoors.

OFFSITE CAMPING AVAILABLE NEAR BY

Have you checked the OFFSITE Camping options? Did you know there are still a few spots left at Lake Cahuilla? CLICK HERE

Keep checking back for details

COMING SOON

Future updates are going to include all kinds of details about fun happenings at the festival, what to check out, maps, set times, etc. Stay tuned.

Buyer beware

BUYER WARNING

(If you do make sure you authenticate the wristbands before you hand over the cash.) Do not buy from 3rd Party/Scalpers. We will not advise or authenticate items purchased from 3rd party/scalpers. Don't do it. You are 100% at your OWN risk.

CAMPING SPOTS ONLY WORK WITH THE FESTIVAL PASS IT WAS PURCHASED WITH.

We want to remind everyone about this. This is true. It will be enforced. Camping passes are not valid unless they are scanned with the original festival pass they were purchased with.