Flower crowns are the least of it.
In addition to the exact worth of attending Coachella — $429 for a typical admission weekend ticket, or $999 for a VIP transfer — festival-goers are incurring additional costs throughout the a whole lot for the whole thing from housing to hair extensions.
Here’s a look at what wealthy preeners are doing to get Instagram-ready for the 2019 competitors, which runs from April 12 to April 21.
Coachella presents on-site tenting selections ranging from a parking home ($125-$325) to furnished tents as part of its “Safari” package deal deal ($9,500). But wellness influencers and marvel Youtubers alike know that leases are one of the best ways to go, comparable to one shut by 2.8-acre compound that could be yours for $2,600 per night via Airbnb.
If you require a helicopter pad, one may be made on the market upon request at Villa Sophia, inserting you once more a whopping $150,000 for the weekend.
If you don’t want the hassle of Uber — and surge pricing means nothing to you — you’ll be needing a chauffeur to get to the grounds. For that, you’ll pay $1,560 for an on-call sedan for 3 days.
Vitamin IVs: $300
Combating dehydration? Forget water. Dr. Refresh is hawking a pre-Coachella IV package deal deal that “will have your body ready to take on whatever festival season brings.” Its “Invincibility Shield” in-home infusion options a mixture of sodium chloride, electrolytes and B-Complex vitamin.
At $300 a pop, the IV baggage will make the exorbitantly priced water bottles on the campground appear like a steal.
Hair extensions: $2,000-$3,000
“Everyone wants to change their look — everyone wants to do a Coachella desert vibe,” says Jean Pierre Sosa, an LA-based hair stylist and colorist whose purchasers embrace YouTuber Tana Mongeau and model Anwar Hadid.
“The bohemian blond look — loose beach waves, a lot of braids,” continues to be customary, says Sosa, and that normally requires backup.
“Girls will pay [the equivalent of] their rent for a wig or extensions,” he says. “Anywhere from $2,000 to $3,000. That’s really in right now.”
Pro make-up utility: $100 and up
Whether you’re there for the music or to merely trying to sneak your method proper right into a celeb-studded pool event, it’s very important to look the half in Indio, Calif.
On-demand suppliers comparable to GlamSquad will do manicure touchups and make-up for $100 per hour at your Airbnb or lodge, whereas Beglammed presents “festival glam” packages, along with ear piercings from $60-$75 and a full airbrushed look, full with false eyelashes, for $125.
Influencer-approved outfits: $420 and up
For some, an outdated pair of cutoffs and a fringed vest merely gained’t do. For the second 12 months in a row, James Charles, the 19-year-old make-up wunderkind and YouTube star, is enlisting the help of celeb designer Bryan Hearns to design his threads for the large weekend.
Hearns’ custom-made duds have appeared on Cardi B and Mariah Carey, not to level out 2019 Coachella headliner Ariana Grande.
Audience members who can’t snag an appointment for his or her main-stage appears can retailer his website, the place a crystal-embellished catsuit from the designer costs $950, whereas bedazzled biker shorts may be had for a mere $420.