The annual gathering attracted hundred of thousands of attendees, but masks and social distancing were a rare site.
A look at what happened at the controversial three-day Wisconsin fest, held in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Mini Fest goes down this weeekend in Ringle, Wisconsin.
The festival’s announcement was met with widespread backlash on social media.
In defiance of health experts, a rock festival is taking place over three days in Wisconsin this July.
The iconic event had previously been postponed to the fall.
The festival was set to feature Slipknot, Judas Priest, Amon Amarth, and dozens more acts.
The event was to be headlined by Foo Fighters, Rage Against the Machine, and Red Hot Chili Peppers.
The rescheduled one-day event promises Ms. Lauryn Hill, Usher, Ludacris, TLC, Lil Jon, Megan Thee Stallion, and more.
The new wave and post-punk lineup boasts Morrissey, Bauahus, Blondie, Devo, and more.
Red Hot Chili Peppers, Dave Matthews Band, Stevie Nicks, and Miley Cyrus will appear at the rescheduled festival
Tickets and onsite accommodations from the postponed June event will be honored for the new weekend.