11 Reasons Why You Should Be Bummed About Missing Big Guava Music Festival

... and a few things you can be glad you skipped

click to enlarge Big Guava attendees before Robert DeLong's set on Fri., May 8, 2015 in Tampa, Florida. - TRACY MAY
Tracy May
Big Guava attendees before Robert DeLong's set on Fri., May 8, 2015 in Tampa, Florida.


The Florida rainstorm is one the damndest things about living in the “Sunshine State,” and where veritable downpours put a damper on last year’s excellent Big Guava lineup, mother nature showed the Live Nation product some compassion in its second year by dumping off big rays of sunshine, cool breezes, and the kind of just-hot-enough summer night heat to make you remember why you love living here in the first place.

There were a few crybabies complaining about temperatures barely tapping 90 degrees on Saturday (Toronto’s Death From Above 1979 deemed our neck of the woods unlivable), but 18 hours of festing went off without any major hitches this weekend. Here are a few reasons you should be kicking yourself for staying home (and few things you can be glad you missed).

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