Coachella - Weekend One 2013

Friday 12th to Sunday 14th April 2013
Indio, California, USA, USA
$349 (approx £220) for the three days - sold out
daily capacity: 90000
last updated: Wed 3rd Apr 2013

In 2013 the festival returns as two separate events, held over two consecutive weekends. Both will be two identical festival weekends. That means same line-up, same art, same place, different festival goers.

The dates for 2013 are confirmed as Friday 12th to Sunday 14th April for weekend one, and again a week later.

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival (aka Coachella) the three-day annual music and arts festival is held at the Empire Polo Fields in Indio, California, in the Inland Empire's Coachella Valley. The event features a wide choice of genres of music including alternative rock, hip hop, and electronic music as well as large scale sculptural art.


The Stone Roses, Blur, the xx, the Postal Service, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Vampire Weekend, Social Distortion, Wu-Tang Clan, Pretty Lights, Eric Prydz, Tame Impala, The Lumineers, Dead Can Dance, La Roux, Sigur Ros, New Order, Hot Chip, Grizzly Bear, Knife Party, Benny Benassi, Two Door Cinema Club, Moby, Descendents, Yeasayer, Franz Ferdinand, Violent Femmes, Simian Mobile Disco, Spiritualized, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Modest Mouse, Lou Reed, Jurassic 5, Grinderman, Bassnectar, Dog Blood (Skrillex & Boys Noize), How to Destroy Angels (Trent Reznor), Passion Pit, Tegan & Sara, Band Of Horses, Beach House, Metric, Local Natives, Of Monsters & Men, Alt-J, Jello Biafra and the Guantanamo School of Medicine, Jake Bugg, Sparks, Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra, Lee Scratch Perry, Biffy Clyro, Zane Lowe, The Wombats, Vintage Trouble, Grimes, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, Disclosure, Parov Stelar Band, and many more. For the line-up details, and day splits, as available please click here.


Tickets were priced at $349 (approx £220) for general admission 3 day pass, including parking and camping, and have sold out.


Onsite camping is expected to open at 5pm on Thursday 11th April and closes at 10am on Monday 15th April. Note that you must be over 18 (and have ID to prove your age) to be able to use the festival campsite. NO open fires, gas, charcoal, propane or any other cooking devices allowed. No alcohol (there will be a campsite clubhouse serving cocktails).

Farmer's Market

The festival provides everything you need all weekend. There's a farmers market which offers fresh fruit and produce every morning, all grown by local farmers throughout the Coachella Valley. The Farmers Market will be located near the main general store, which will be stocked with tons of essentials.

Getting there

The nearest airport is Palm Springs International Airport, 23 miles away. Car parking at the festival is free.

More information will be here when available.

Friday 12th to Sunday 14th April 2013
Indio, California, USA, USA
$349 (approx £220) for the three days - sold out
daily capacity: 90000
last updated: Wed 3rd Apr 2013

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