Selfies, BFFs, Toilet Paper & More Music Festival Essentials You Need This Summer

Watch MTV's video to learn the 8 music festival essentials this summer.

Be the music festival attendee you’d like to see in the world.

With the Woodies kicking off at SXSW last night, music festival season is officially upon us! And, if you’re anything like our obsessively nerdy, detail-oriented asses, you’ll definitely wanna make sure you’re fully ready for the likes of Coachella and Hangout Fest. (BRB, throwing up some girl scout preparedness gang signs.)

Watch MTV’s “8 Essentials You Need For A Summer Music Festival” video below to make sure you’re on top of your summer-fun ish. Sure, some of these might seem obvious (food, water, selfies), but did you know that bringing along some toilet paper’s actually pretty crucial? I mean, you never know when you might get puked on

While you’re packing up this weekend, make sure to tune into the 2014 mtvU Woodie Awards on Sunday night, where you’ll see headlining acts Iggy Azalea, Childish Gambino, and The 1975 slay Austin out of existence.

+ Watch MTV’s “8 Essentials You Need For A Summer Music Festival” video, and catch the 2014 mtvU Woodie Awards on Mar. 16 at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT!

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