Is there an age at which you're too old for Electric Daisy Carnival? Just ask Abby Bujack and her Aunt Lynette.
Abby, 20, would seem the ideal carnival-goer: a wide-eyed dance music fan from Illinois at her first EDC, soaking in the sea of neon, the strobe lights and the relentless kick of big-room house music Friday night.
Around her, 150,000 like-minded fans hit peak rave hour about 2 a.m., twirling across the asphalt of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. “It’s so easy to make friends here,” Bujack said, blown away by the spectacle. “You can just walk up and talk to anyone.”
But going to EDC actually was the idea of Bujack’s...