The almost 40 degree temperature that Talavera de la Reina recorded, on yellow alert, last Saturday did not make it easy for the 13,000 attendees at the Capital Fest, which was held in the Talavera Ferial car park from 12:00 p.m. until dawn of this Sunday.
The prohibition of the group of organizing businessmen against the public entering a room without shades with bottles of water, and the non-existence of drinking water sources (only four exits connected to the public water supply network that reached consumers hot), made that a hundred people had to be treated after suffering heat stroke, some were even transferred to the 'Nuestra Señora del Prado' Hospital, according to Red Cross sources, in the middle of the day.
From almost the beginning of the performances, which brought Talavera to Izal, Lori Meyers, Miss Caffeina, Carlos Sadness, La Casa Azul, ElYElla, Veintiuno, Karavana, Ley DJ, Innmir, Economato DJ, Bita, JP Bermúdez, Mediocre DJ, Envenenadus, Festival Survivor or Sopa de Sobre DJ, the social networks began to be filled with messages due to the poor organization of the festival, negative comments and criticism for endangering the physical integrity of the attendees.
«The entrance to the venue became a bracelet and to consume you had to recharge the bracelet because you could not pay with money. If you recharged 50 euros, they put 25 tokens in your bracelet. You invested hours to recharge the bracelets, and many people have not been able to consume anything because of the lines that were in the bars, only 20 waiters for 13,000 people, "says one of those affected, who now, like many other attendees, demands the return of the money from the drinks you did not take.
«You are fucking scoundrels, endless queues to pay tokens waiting for the fucking sun. I hope thousands of complaints fall on you, unfortunates", is one of the messages addressed to the organization on Twitter, or "Thank you