Coachella announced that the 2012 festival will be held over TWO WEEKENDS. Coachella Weekend 1 - April 13-15, 2012 | Coachella Weekend 2 - April 20-22, 2012. They will attempt to produce 2 identical weekends - lineup, art, place, etc. Passes go on sale this Friday, June 3rd, 2011, at 10am PST until the following Friday June 10th, 2011, at 10pm PST. This advance sale will be the only opportunity to take advantage of the Coachella Payment Plan. Passes will be available through a payment plan of 10% down and 8 equal monthly payments OR by payment in full. The price of three-day passes remains at $269 plus fees for the sixth consecutive year.