Starting in 1970, Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts is now the world's biggest green field festival. According to BBC 135,000 tickets for this year's show sold out in under two hours!
The size of this festival is mind boggling. It has performers, crew and paying festival goers staying in tents, caravans and motor homes.
Here are three reasons apart from music of course that this is one of the world’s most awesome events!
The Hugeness Of It All!
back from Austin TX ready for Glastonbury. Park stage Sun 5-30. Warm up show in liverpool fri first pic.twitter.com/Fiw6pjio6Q— Michael Kiwanuka (@michaelkiwanuka) June 27, 2013
On our way to Glastonbury x pic.twitter.com/JEf06OK1Kk— Tribes (@tribesband) June 27, 2013
Backstage at a wet Glastonbury pic.twitter.com/5XOUEbSbhB— Loyd Grossman (@loydgrossman) June 27, 2013
The crazy lot!