So The Great GoogaMooga Festival happened this weekend in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park. A food/music festival, this was the first year for the event and there were some obvious glitches. There were reports of beer and toilet paper shortages. Some folks thought the food was too pricey, the crowds too big, and the lines too long. Others were just hating on the whole thing because it was Brooklyn-y with hipster-y Brooklyn-y people. Some of that was justified.
We went yesterday and judging from the coverage, we got the better of the two days. The crowds weren’t too huge, the waits not too long, organizers did away with a mandated Googa Moola card that wreaked havoc on Saturday, and there was nice weather, always the wild card for an outdoor festival.