The DOs and DON’Ts of hooking up at music festivals. Image: LaurenConnelly for triple j. Splendour within the Grass 2018.

The DOs and DON’Ts of hooking up at music festivals. Image: LaurenConnelly for triple j. Splendour within the Grass 2018.

Terms by Nat Tencic and Sophie Volker

Image: LaurenConnelly for triple j. Splendour when you look at the Grass 2018.

Splendour within the Grass 2019 is formally throwing down, and right here’s the thing: everyone knows there’s more to festivals than simply the songs.

Also Tinder has officially jumped so you can let others know you’re going to Splendour, and you can start matching ahead of the fest on it, launching their new ‘festival mode’ for Splendour in the Grass; the app puts a filter on your profile.

But does pre-loading your dates just take the secret away from event meet-cutes? Of most places, music festivals are usually amazing places to connect, and even find love that is lasting.

Just ask j that is triple and Hosed’s very own Declan Byrne, whom as soon as possessed a sneaky Splendour hook up with a pal of a pal, Gretel Corrie. Fast ahead to eight years later on. They’re now married but still super in love.

Exactly why are festivals such great places to connect?

Because you’re being your free, hedonistic self!

Sexologist Laura Miano (whom met her partner that is current at festival btw) places it down seriously to escaping the everyday objectives and routines of truth, if perhaps for a few times.

“You’re in a very different environment, you lose your inhibitions a bit, and also you allow your guard down. Continue reading “The DOs and DON’Ts of hooking up at music festivals. Image: LaurenConnelly for triple j. Splendour within the Grass 2018.”