By Kellen Powell
The festival has definitely picked up since the early afternoon. Hey Ocean! and Stars have successfully brought things into rock 'n' roll territory.
Lineups for portable bathrooms, the beer garden, ATMs, and various food vendors have increased significantly. There are multiple groups of drunk bros and one stagette roving the festival grounds, but there have been no major problems, and everyone is in high spirits.
The gum-chewing contest that was taking place in the media tent was abandoned after both contenders had gone through a pack of gum each. It was a tie.
Kellen Powell is filing his observations today from the LIVE at Squamish Music and Arts Festival.