Coachella Weekend Two: Eat, Drink, Explore!

Ever wonder what you should do when you have a lull in between sets? Well, look no further. We have you covered for all your extra curricular activities!

FOOD

A big mistake people make when tackling the three-day behemoth that is Coachella is lack of sustanance. Luckily, Coachella stacks up food options so even the pickiest of eaters have something they can enjoy. Each year the food selection gets better and better. Last year, they introduced the Indio Central Market, a homage to Grand Central Market in Los Angeles. It's home to some of the best food the festival has to offer. To top it off, this year they are offering Postmates Pickup. Order your food on the app and pick it up without the hassle of lines! Check out the line-up below:

Van Leeuwen’s – Ice Cream  (V, VG)
Fat Dragon –  Orange Chicken Rice Bowl & Burrito
Fuku – Fried Chicken Sandwiches & Fries
Vegatinos – Vegan Tacos & Burritos  (V)
Ramen Hood – Vegan Ramen    (V)
Ms. Chi – Chicken Potstickers & vegan Dumplings  (V)
Hanjip – Veggie Rice bowls (V, VG)
Konbi – Egg Salad or Pork Sando (VG)
Sweetfin – Poke! (VG)
LAMILL – Hot & Cold Coffee & Pastries (VG)
George & Mirtha’s – Sno Cones
Dream Donuts  – mmm Donuts
Cheezus – (VG)
Wingman – Chicken wings & waffle fries!

    If you are feeling a little fancier, you can participate in Outstanding in the Field. For the sixth year in a row, a beautiful four course meal will be served in a tranquil hideaway located in the VIP Rose Garden. A myriad of local chefs will serve you dinner celebrating the rich agricultural landscape of the Coachella Valley right as the sun goes down. Doesn't get more majestic than that. 

    CHEFS

    April 19 | Adam Sobel, Cal Mare & Ray Garcia, Broken Spanish & B.S. Taqueria
    April 20 | Susan Feniger & Mary Sue Milliken, Border Grill
    April 21 | Jason Neroni, The Rose Venice

     

    DRINK

    Drinks and music really do go hand in hand. But that doesn't mean you have to be boozing down to have a good time. Coachella offers a wide variety of beverages from Beer to Kombucha that will keep you hydrated all weekend long. Stop by one of the stylish drink locations on the way to any of the stages and you'll be ready to dance the night away. 

    Kombucha Bar - Indio Central Market
    Craft Beer Barn 
    Craft On Draft
    Broken Shaker - VIP Rose Garden
    PDTIKI- Secret location
    The Cabin by The Houston Brothers - Next to Craft Beer Barn
    Block Party - Next to Indio Central Market 
    Attaboy 
    Augustine Wine Truck - VIP Rose Garden
    Cupcake Vineyard's Frozie Factory -  Next to Indio Central Market 
    Absolut Vodka
    Peets Coffee
    Heineken House (Music and Beer)

      EXPLORE

      ART

      Coachella Music and Arts Festival does not skimp on the art segment of the experience. Half of the fun is walking around seeing what crazy, extravagant fixture they installed for this years rendition. Make sure while you are there you check out all of the new and returning installations below while you are walking in between sets. 

      Corporate Headquarters by Dedo Vabo
      H.I.P.O. Hazardus Intersteller Perfessionol Operations
      Sarbelé Ke by Francis Kéré
      Twelve colorful towers 
      Spectra by NEWSUBSTANCE
      Seven-story spectrum of color 
      Colossal Cacti by Office Kovacs
      Seven brightly colored cactuses 
      Overview Effect by Poetic Kinetics
      Larger-than-life astronaut
      Mismo by Sofia Enriquez
      Garden of six massive paisleys 
      Balloon Chain by Robert Bose
      Look up! Thousands of feet of balloons floating in the sky
      Do LaB
      Not only just a stage, but a visual interactive experience! 

        Day Club Palm Springs

        Looking to rage a little before going into the festival? Well don't you worry! There is a wide variety of day parties available to attend located. One of the main ones associated with Coachella is Day Club Palm Springs at the Hilton Hotel. It's the ultimate Coachella warm-up. 

        Weekend Two:
        Diplo & Friends w/ Gorgon City, Nitti Gritti, and Special Guest TBA
        Dillon Francis & Friends w/  Nitti Gritti, Born Dirty, Diablo, and Projekt X
        Jauz Presents Off the Deep End w/ Jack Beats, Ookay, Kyle Walker, and Noizu

         

        American Express Lounge

        For those lucky American Express users, you will be able to enter the Card Member Lounge with exclusive services & benefits, including sneaker cleaning from the world’s premium sneaker cleaner Jason Markk and nail art by celebrity manicurist Britney Tokyo. Drinks and great music will be playing all weekend long!

         
         The Antarctic Powered by HP
        The holy grail of pitstops has to be the Antarctic Dome. The Antarctic powered by HP technology is back with a mind-bending, 360-degree, projection mapped experience that is one of the coolest experiences at the festival. Head in and cool down, sit back, and relax while witnessing the world premiere of the exclusive digital artistry collaboration between HP, Goldenvoice, and RÜFÜS DU SOL
        Coachella 2019 is waiting! What are you most excited to experience this year? Leave a comment below!

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