Connected Festival

The music festival experience is enhanced through digital sharing

Implications - Music festivals are a decidedly millennial-specific experience. A far cry from Woodstock, today's festivals are packed with sponsored examples of instant gratification, convenient comforts -- and now to top off the millennial trifecta, shareability. Festivals are moving beyond a branded hashtag or Instagram gallery to incorporate social media and sharing into the festival's brand.
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Untested 779 Clicks Pub: Jun 26, 14
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