The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is an annual music and arts festival held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, located in the Inland Empire's Coachella Valley in the Colorado Desert.It's this weekend. offers 46 reasons to be happy you're not there.

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One of the first complaints is "dad" rock bands, like Steely Dan performing last year. Not a big Steely Dan fan, so I have to agree here. There's a lot of funny pictures of people dressed or made up oddly. I guess, that's an acquired taste.

Again, I realize, these are just some of the more colorful festival goers, so maybe next year, you go, and take in all the sights and sounds.