The Future of Music Festivals In the United States

In recent years, the number of music festivals around the United States has steadily increased. It is estimated that over 800 music festivals take place annually nationwide. Some landmark festivals have experienced historic milestones. Coachella, the largest festival in the United States sold out both weekends within minutes of tickets going on sale. Bonnaroo sold out for the first time in over 5 years.

At the same time, some other festivals did not have the same results. The most recent case was the failure of Michael Lang’s Woodstock 50th…