Coachella Might Start Hosting Up to Five Annual Festivals

INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: DJ group Swedish House Mafia spins onstage during day 1 of the 2012 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 13, 2012 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella) Photo: Kevin Winter/2012 Getty Images

Coachella is getting ambitious with plans to renew its contract with the city of Indio, California after next year. The fest's presenters, Goldenvoice, are hoping to secure a home for the event through the year 2030 as well as considering expanding to as many as five annual events (meaning maybe three or four Coachellas?) spaced between spring and autumn. If there was any doubt about Coachella winning Likeliest Fest to Dominate Earth, this plan could extinguish that.