Lonely Planet Writer

Coachella 2015 kicks off in California

Coachella festival kicks off in California.
Coachella festival kicks off in California. Image by Jason Persse / CC BY-SA 2.0

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, one of the US’ biggest events, starts on Friday,  just east of Palm Springs. Headline acts including AC/DC and Drake will be performing at the festival, which takes place over two weekends and creates a mini city in the California desert. Cocktail bars and a wide range of food stalls keep the revellers fuelled for the three-day spectacle. Read more: coachella.com