At least 3 injured after Festivalgoers storm past gates at NRG Park for Travis Scott’s Astroworld Festival

HOUSTON – Hundreds of festivalgoers stormed the gates of the annual Astroworld Competition Friday afternoon.

KPRC 2 cameras captured admirers operating through the gates of the offered-out festival that introduced hundreds of Travis Scott enthusiasts to the metropolis of Houston this weekend.

As lovers rushed the gates to get inside the pageant, safety machines was knocked above and quite a few people today were trampled around.

The Houston Fire Office reported a few to five men and women have been taken care of for minor accidents, but no one particular was transported to the clinic.

“My pal and I have been actually at the protection gates and we are about to get in and then the mob just rushed in and it shut down. They were like no a single is finding by means of,” pageant attendee, Keoni Liter mentioned. “It was insane and my adrenaline began pumping.”

Whilst Houston police and security reported they did their best to control the group, they are concerned this will not be the very last incident given that the festival is two days extensive.

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Considering that the festival was canceled previous year due to the pandemic, quite a few enthusiasts mentioned they had been not going to pass up the chance to go to this 12 months.

Friday early morning, Sky 2 captured hundreds who stood in line overnight to be the initial to enter the remarkably expected competition.

Scott is scheduled to conduct along with Tame Impala, Earth Wind & Hearth, SZA and Youthful Thug, Undesirable Bunny, Lil Child, 22 Savage, Grasp P, Main Keef and a lot of other individuals.

View: Hundreds pack NRG Park for Travis Scott’s Astroworld Pageant

Sky 2 was more than the NRG Park wherever thousands of supporters ended up captured crowding around a stage at the Astroworld Pageant

Past week, the Houston-indigenous rapper declared the extension of his yearly Astroworld Competition, making it a weeklong celebration.

Linked: Travis Scott’s Astroworld new music lineup declared

Per a push release from the Astroworld Pageant, events to search ahead to which include:

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  • Astroworld Festival x A24 Existing: Purple ROCKET (Texas movie premiere)

  • Public unveiling of Cactus Jack x Nike Jordan Brand name Basketball Court docket at Sunnyside Group Center

  • Cactus Jack Foundation’s Slide Common Softball Video game that happened Thursday at Moment Maid Park

  • Cactus Jack Foundation’s Celebrity Golf Event, Presented by Nike Jordan Brand name

  • Cactus Jack x Nike Pop-Up by using SNKRS Pass at House Village

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