Based on sheer numbers, Bonnaroo is a beast. 70,000 people invade Manchester, Tennessee, making it the 6th largest city in the state for over three days. Now your average Bonnarooian is quite a bit different than your typical Tennessean full of booze, THC and god knows what else. Its a crazy place.
Where else could you find Jimmy Buffett, Ani Difranco, Snoop Dog, Al Green and Bruce Springsteen? For better or worse, Bonnaroo is biggest and baddest of the American music festivals. With 13 stages and tents, hundreds of vendors, and a pretend Royal Canadian Mounted Police, the well-oiled machine of Roo is now in its 7th year and going strong.
Simultaneously a radiant clusterfuck and glorious throwdown, its hard to imagine a bigger party. And with any party, theres always the good, the bad and the ugly. For our purposes here, lets focus on