Dialing in what to bring with you when attending any festival takes a lot of trial and error. Reader, I’ve made a lot of errors, from improper footwear to feeling dehydrated. After years of attending concerts, raves, and other live events, I’ve managed to fine-tune the best festival accessories for any situation. Whether you’re camping, glamping, or crashing at a hotel, whether you’re a bass-head or a mosh pit enthusiast, this gear will help you avoid the mistakes I’ve made. Go forth and festival! (If you see me out there, let’s trade kandi.)
Updated October 2023: We’ve added new picks for electrolyte drinks and outdoor blankets.
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