Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival
The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, California, is one of the biggest festivals in the USA, with big names in music travelling to the desert to perform on two weekends in April every year.
The event features many genres of music including alternative rock, hip hop, and electronic music as well as large sculptural art. The festival has several stages and tents set-up throughout the grounds, each playing live music continuously.
The Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival is committed to efforts that contribute to the betterment of the Coachella Valley and save the environment. Among the several initiatives to achieve that goal are:
• a carpool (Carpoolchella)
• TRASHed: Art of Recycling
• 10 for 1 Bottle Exchange
• Energy FACTory DJ Mixer
• Energy Battle Royal
• Energy Playground
With its focus on environmental issues and sustainability the festival is a great event for those who want to save the planet and enjoy the music at the same time.
(Parts of the text taken from the website of Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival: http://www.coachella.com/festival-info/sustainability)