Your Essential Tech Guide to Surviving a Music Festival
Spring has no shortage of hot music festivals. If you’re planning to hit up some of the biggies, such as Ultra, Coachella, Lollapalooza or EDC, preparation is key.
Although there’s much debate surrounding staying connected versus unplugging at concerts, many seasoned festival goers agree one of the best ways to enjoy a festival is to use tech for an overall better experience.
“Festival purists will say you should leave your phone at camp so you can fully experience the festival,” says Tucker Gumber, founder of TheFestivalGuy.com and FestEvo. “This sounds good on paper but festivals present challenges to users that can become very frustrating, if you’re not prepared for it.”