Monterey Pop Festival (June 1976) is the first big music festival in history: over 200.000 people attended.
The most attended music festival is Glastonbury, England, with an average of 175.000 people per day.
The first Glastonbury Festival was held in 1970, the day after Jimi Hendrix death. Price: £1 including free milk from the farm.
The highest ever attended concert is Rod Stewart’s one: December 31st, 1994 - Copacabana Beach, Rio De Janeiro – 3,5 million people.
Coachella Music Festival is the most expensive one. Admission for the weekend in 2015: $375. Daily average cost for entry, food and drinks: $276.
A beer costs $9 at Coachella, California – the most expensive one, $1 at Sonar, Spain – the cheapest one.
On average the population of the Isle of White increases by 40% during the days of the festival.
Nielsen; Wiki Festivals; Askmen; Sky Arts