A look at the 2012 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival from above.
The Coachella and Stagecoach music festivals’ host city, Indio,
took comments on the festivals and promoter Goldenvoice
‘s plan for more events, and MyDesert’s Tatiana Sanchez found that most residents of Indio and surrounding cities support the fests.
Read selections from those comments in Sanchez’s story on our sister site: Residents sound off on Indio music festivals
David Guetta performs at the Sahara Tent on Saturday, April 14, during the first weekend Coachella 2012. (Omar Ornelas, The Desert Sun)
Has Indio considered shutting down Coachella
concerts earlier than 1 a.m. to mitigate noise?
That’s a question the neighboring city of La Quinta may pose in its response to an environmental impact report paid for by Goldenvoice, the festivals’ promoter, to ensure expanding the concerts won’t negatively affect the surrounding area, Nicole Brambila reports on our sister site.
Canyon Grove of Thousand Oaks dances in the Do Lab on Sunday, April 17 during Coachella 2011. (Crystal Chatham, The Desert Sun)
is asking the public for feedback on Goldenvoice
‘s plans for up to five concerts a year through 2030 as part of an environmental impact report.
MyCoachella’s Xochitl Peña has more on the study and how to add your two cents on our sister site:
• Coachella fest expansion feedback sought by Indio (MyDesert.com)