Buzznet’s Official Guide to 2011 Coachella Parties

Coachella is just a few days away and Buzznet is ready to pack up our essentials and head to Indio for a weekend of great music and awesome parties. The heat won’t stop us from hitting these desert hot-spots, whether it be a massive gathering or an invitation-only soiree. We’re ready to party and with the help of our Coachella party guide, you will be too!

Thursday, April 14th

Antics Coachella Kick-Off Party: Not only will this party feature DJ sets by Kid Color, Deluka, and LA Riots (plus many more), but you can also get a free haircut from Rudy’s Barbershop, watch artists create live screen prints and play table tennis. 8pm to 1am (RSVP via email)

¡Reunión!: Located at the Ace Hotel & Swim Club in Palm Springs, this party features DJ sets by DJ Jay, DJ Magneto and Gaslamp Killer. 9pm to 2am (RSVP online)

Friday, April 15th

Rolling Stone Escape From Indio: Hang poolside while DJ ?uestlove and other special guests make an appearance. 10pm to 2am. (RSVP by Email)

Saturday, April 16th

Jeremy Scott/Adidas Party: The annual fashion party hosted by clothing designer Jeremy Scott should be one of the most stylish parties all weekend IF you can get in. Located at the Palm Springs Art Gallery. 11pm to 4am (Invitation only)

Philip Lim Pool Party: This poolside party will be a true bash since this includes a BBQ as well as Alexa Chung and Little Joy’s Binki Shapiro guest DJing all night. This is a private residence so you have to know the right people (as in People’s Revolution people) to get in. 1pm to 6pm (Invitation only)

All Weekend

Belvedere Vodka’s Belve Music Lounge: VIP retreat featuring performances by Ellie Goulding, Blaqstarr, Wild Feathers and Timothy Bloom running all weekend. 12pm to 6pm (Invite Only)

Rolling Stone Rock Room: Join the editors of rolling stone for artist interviews, special performances, gifts, drinks, massages and most importantly, ice cream! At the Viceroy every day from 11pm to 4am (RSVP by Email)

Filter Yacht Club: Kicking the weekend off Thursday night, the Filter Mag party runs throughout the weekend, featuring performances by Fat Lip, Dam-Funk and tons more. 9am to 10pm (Invite Only)

Get Pleasured Party: Flaunt Magazine presents their all day, all weekend party at the Trousdale Estate. Chill out in a poolside cabana while listening to music from artists like Maximum Thrills, RTX, Old Fashioned Group and Trash Talk. 1pm to 11pm (RSVP by email)

Lacoste Pool Party: Featuring performances from Mark Hunter and DJ sets from Nigel Godrich, Elijah Woods, and HUGE mystery performers! Saturday & Sunday. This party is one of the best every year so hustle! 12pm to 6pm (RSVP online by 4/14)

Scion Party:Poolside party featuring performances from Azari & III, Tensnake, Nadastrom, Drop the Lime and more! Saturday & Sunday. 3pm to 8pm (RSVP Online)

Coachella Beach Club: This weekend long event features some great DJs, fish tacos, a Moon Bounce, waterslides as well as a pool side BBQ lunch-in. Warning: it MIGHT be cheesy, but if you’re into Vodka-Redbulls then who cares? 12pm to 10pm (Invite only)

Gilt City Party: This party will take place at the Oasis Beach Club at House of Hype. Zac Efron, Alex Skarsgard, Ryan Phillipe and Emma Roberts are just a few of the Celebs expected to show up. (RSVP by email, invitation only)


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