I had never been to Pickathon before and I usually hate music festivals, but yesterday I biked out to Pickathon and found it was wonderful, wonderful. The festival doesn't give out maps of the sprawling Pendarvis Farm venue ("It's an eco thing," explained a volunteer), so I spent my first hour at Pickathon happily wandering through the forest, looking for a stage and instead finding strange paper mache animals and a friendly dog named Freckles. Things only got better from there. Ned's got Pickathon music reporting covered, so here is my collection of my favorite non-music things from the festival.

Dog with an all-access pass.

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On the stage in the barn.
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These guys.
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Elk head! And fake piano.
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Tiger VS. Baby
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This hidden recording studio
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Junko bird habitat.

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Hilarious teenagers.

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Inflatable cathedral windows.

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Beer in the woods.

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Alela Diane's guitar case.
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And Blitzen Trapper's drum kit.
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This sandwich.
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Babies with headphones.
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Tarp kites.
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This psychotic wooden wiener dog.
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The concept of San Pellegrino slushies.
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Decaying paper cello project.
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Rockin' out.
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