Inside the 2016 Gathering of the Juggalos. At least 60 percent of the people who attended this year's Gathering were repeaters, said Jason Webber, spokesman for Psychopathic. The only difference between the titty trade and the drug trade at the Gathering Of The Juggalos is that the drug supply is apparently limitless.
Master P performs at The Gathering of the Juggalos, Cave-In-Rock, IL. August 8th-13th, 2012. Hell, the Gathering is as much a festival of drugs as it is a festival of art and culture. Before the juggalos and juggalettes packed up and headed home, there was one last night of raging with ICP and a few last "whoop, whoop" calls.
Longtime fan favorites and former psychopathic acts Twiztid, Boondox and Blaze Ya Dead Homie were nowhere to be seen, nor were Juggalo-friendly cult stars like Tech N9ne or Kottonmouth Kings, who I had seen at pretty much every Gathering I've attended—and this was my sixth.
It was time to experience this Gathering of the Juggalos. Despite the musics sometimes-violent song lyrics and themes, many juggalos emphasize the overall subculture embraces and endorses openness and friendship. But the Gathering of the Juggalos has remained outside the mainstream, fans say, and has not changed with the influx of tourists looking for a thrill.
Added Scott Donihoo, aka ScottieD, who runs the Juggalo news site and has become the Walter Cronkite of Juggalo happenings, There are more first-timers here than I have seen before.” This from a guy who's never missed a Gathering. A Juggalette expresses the universally held sentiment toward Oklahoma at this year's Gathering.
She was one of the most unfortunate—a fair-skinned patron turning several shades of pink, her first memento of life as a Gathering of the Juggalos follower of Psychopathic Records, the label operated by Insane Clown Posse which presents the four-day festival. The 2014 Gathering of the Juggalos was to be the first festival held in Kaiser.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Over half of the attendees at this year's Gathering of the Juggalos came for the sole purpose of documenting the juggalo subculture for VICE Media, according to an unofficial entry poll. Here's a look at the many tattoos of the 2017 Gathering of the Juggalos.
And music fans in general tend to be less inhibited at open-air events. On one hand, Violent J acknowledged that it was, in fact, funny as shit to watch some dude get hit with a dead fish or pelted with piss, and that Juggalos should feel free to behave however they see fit.
Cruce beckoned at security to open the gate then stepped out into the crowd, kneeling down to talk with the little girl and sign her CD. The crowd quickly began to gather with their trademark family chant, "Woop Woop!" and Crucifix slowly made his way through the audience, shaking hands, handing out CDs and signing autographs, then sat back with the rest of the Juggalos to watch the Cypress Hill performance.
The 18th Gathering of the Juggalos — a music festival centered around the rap duo Insane Clown Posse — takes place Wednesday through Saturday at Lost Lakes Entertainment Complex, an amphitheater and water park that opened earlier this year about four miles east of downtown.
16, ICP fans from across the nation will gather on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., for the Juggalo March on Washington event to bring awareness to fans rights and to protest the groups classification by some state and federal law enforcement agencies as a criminal street gang. He will also be one of the events featured speakers.