Final week began off with a bang as Lightning In A Bottle presented by The Do LaB kicked off their 2019 five-day music and arts festival in Central California. Whilst, festival goers had been initially apprehensive of this year’s Lightning In A Bottle due to the festival’s venue adjust to Bakersfield, California and date adjust Lightning In A Bottle out did themselves with a quite properly organized and extremely interactive festival. The five day festival brought out headliners such Santigold, Massive Gigantic, Disclosure, Flying Lotus 3D, Gramatik, Lane eight, G Jones, Shiba San and a lot more. Roughly 20,000 participants took element in this year’s festival celebration.

The Do LaB was capable to transform Bakersfield’s Lake Buena Vista grounds into a magical wonderland with not only a wide selection of home, techno, drum and bass, and planet music but a wide variety of educational talks and discussions ranging from subjects on ecological sustainability, nutrition, holistic well being and wellness. There was also an abundant quantity of yoga classes, meditation groups, sound healing and extremely immersive and interactive art installations. The festival grounds had been also much less hard to navigate than preceding years with mostly flat ground, much less sand and dirt, an abundant quantity of grass and camping space. Participants had been capable to cool down in the Lake Buena Vista lake though nevertheless jamming out to all of the sick beats coming off from the mainland.

Photo by Jess Bernstein

The 5-day festival came to an finish with headliner, Disclosure throwing down a DJ set to close out Sunday evening. Lightning In A Bottle remains a single of ideal music and art festivals in California. What definitely tends to make Lightning In A Bottle a comprehensive results is not the music or the arts but the Lightning In A Bottle audience – the festival goers are what tends to make the festival the results it is with their generosity, compassion and general care and like they have for a single yet another. We can’t wait to see what The Do LaB has in shop for 2020!