08:25 PM EDT 04/17/2014
Originally posted 04/16/2014 05:00PM
Coachella turns 15 this year, and has firmly lodged itself in the zeitgeist.
Coachella's posters provide a wonderful timeline for revisiting festivals past: In its early years, few people even knew about the weird festival being held in the California desert, and fewer still considered it an opportune time to appropriate Native American headdresses. Here is every lineup since 1999 – journey back in time with us.
Originally posted 04/15/2014 06:45AM
As the first weekend of Coachella comes to a close, catch up on all the crazy action with PEOPLE.
The Indio, Calif., desert may be hot, but the stars who flock to the annual musical fest are even hotter. We've brought you stories straight from the scene, sharing photos of the coolest performances, yummiest food, hippest fashions and, of course, best celebrity sightings.
Relive the wild weekend with our Instagrams – and some from A-list attendees like Katy Perry, Julianne Hough and Pharrell Williams – below. And be sure to stay with PEOPLE for the latest Coachella news on who partied with who and which music groups really rocked.
Originally posted 04/14/2014 05:45PM
It was a lovers' getaway in Palm Springs, Calif., for Jamie Chung and Bryan Greenberg over the weekend.
Originally posted 04/14/2014 12:10PM
Dianna Agron enjoyed a little romance with her new beau, actor Thomas Cocquerel, at Coachella on Saturday.
Originally posted 04/13/2014 12:30PM
Coachella's Saturday evening was packed with surprise appearances from stars new and old, who dropped in on each others' performances on virtually every stage at the massive festival.
Originally posted 04/12/2014 05:30PM
When Katy Perry attended Coachella a couple of years ago, it was in the arms of a new man, but this year the happily single star attended the music festival with friends.
Originally posted 04/12/2014 10:30AM
There's more food than ever at this year's fest – and now you can try it at home
Originally posted 04/09/2014 03:15PM
We have no doubt that Foster the People, Empire of the Sun, Arcade Fire and plenty of other acts will have an area jam-packed with fans at Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, but a big part of the fun is discovering new music.
Originally posted 03/20/2014 11:25AM
For Vanessa Hudgens, Coachella is just as much about the fashion as it is about the music.
Originally posted 01/14/2014 02:00PM
As with the majestic songbirds of America, the coming of spring heralds the migration of young women to the Coachella Valley in California, home to the annual Coachella Music and Arts Festival.
During their yearly sojourn, these migrants will take part in the traditional rituals of their culture, including "relaxing," "partying" and "rocking out." Though many of these activities can take place solo, other, more advanced traditions, such as "snuggling," require the help of a partner. How to get the full experience if you're flying sans boo? The answer is as simple as it is profound: Find a dude on Craigslist.
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