Ariana Grande performs with *NSYNC, Nicki Minaj and Diddy at Coachella 2019

Angelo Anderson
April 15, 2019

The first night of the Coachella Valley Music & Art Festival ended in chaos after a mobile shower unit went up in flames early Saturday morning.

The popular music festival, held in the Palm Springs Desert, draws crowds from around the world yearly, allowing attendees to camp near the concert site. Following reports, the Riverside County Fire Department arrived to the scene around 2 a.m. and contained the fire by 2:28 a.m.

Cue the Fyre Festival puns. According to CNN, authorities reported there were no injuries caused by the fire.

One trailer was damaged, while a second was destroyed, they said.


No injuries to attendees or emergency crews were reported.

Read Variety's top picks for Coachella weekend right here.

This happened on the first night of the festival as Childish Gambino closed out night one with his performance. The line-up of the event is pretty impressive: thus, Ariana Grande and Tame Impala will be the headliners over the weekend, with Khalid, Janelle Monáe, Kacey Musgraves, Blackpink, Bad Bunny, and Idris Elba among the participants.

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