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Stay hydrated and free of stink, sunburn, and bug bites by packing these must-have health items. 

By Alison Mango
May 23, 2016

Summer's right around the corner, and that means music festivals are starting to pop up nationwide. These long weekends can be a blast—you're listening to music in the great outdoors, after all—but they can also be a disaster to both your comfort and health. Between the dirty port-a-potties, few healthy food options, and the limited ability to shower and brush your teeth, you could come out of the weekend feeling as weathered and wilted as a three-day-old flower crown. But if you pack strategically, your festival experience will be more nutritious, hygienic, and (hopefully) a lot less stinky. 

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