Temperatures soared to 90 degrees on the first day of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival Friday. But as the sun set and the desert cooled down, the neon freaks and pyro-performers came out to play -- and the massive, moving snail sculpture started to freak people out.

Scroll through scenes from Coachella 2013: Day 1 and watch as the desert music fest gets weirder and weirder by nightfall. Of note: people playing with fire, dancing with gigantic glowing gummy bears and bopping a gross eyeball balloon above the crowd.

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  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 12: Music fans watch the band Passion Pit perform onstage during day 1 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 12: General view of the atmosphere during day 1 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 12: General view of the atmosphere during day 1 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1 Modest Mouse Audience

    Fans cheer for Modest Mouse on day 1 of weekend 1 at the 2013 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on Friday, April 12, 2013 in Indio, Calif. (Photo by Alexandra Wyman/Invision/AP)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1: Modest Mouse

    Modest Mouse perform on day 1 of weekend 1 at the 2013 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on Friday, April 12, 2013 in Indio, Calif. (Photo by Alexandra Wyman/Invision/AP)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1: Of Monsters And Men

    Of Monsters And Men perform on day 1 of weekend 1 at the 2013 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on Friday, April 12, 2013 in Indio, Calif. (Photo by Alexandra Wyman/Invision/AP)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1: Metric

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 12: Musicians James Shaw (L) and Emily Haines of the band Metric perform onstage during day 1 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1: Passion Pit

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 12: Musician Michael Angelakos of the band Passion Pit performs onstage during day 1 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1: Passion Pit

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 12: Musician Ian Hultquist of the band Passion Pit performs onstage during day 1 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1: Coachella 2013: Day 1

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 12: The Eyeball balloon bounces on the Yeah Yeah Yeahs music fans during day 1 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California.(JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1

    Music fans attend the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1: Blur

    Damon Albarn of Blur performs as part of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1: Blur

    Damon Albarn of Blur performs as part of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Field on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1: Yeah Yeah Yeahs

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 12: Singer Karen O of the band Yeah Yeah Yeahs performs onstage during day 1 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 1: Yeah Yeah Yeahs

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 12: Singer Karen O of the band Yeah Yeah Yeahs performs onstage during day 1 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 12, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2

    People walk around the 2013 Coachella Valley and Music Festival at the Empire Polo Club on Saturday, April 13, 2013 in Indio, California (Photo by Alexandra Wyman/Invision/AP)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2

    Actor Darren Criss, right, and Chuck Criss attend the H&M Loves Music Coachella 2013 Kick Off Event at Merv Griffin Estate, La Quinta, on April 4, 2013 in La Quinta, CA. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Invision for H&M/AP Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Santigold

    Santigold performs at the H&M Loves Music Coachella 2013 Kick Off Event at Merv Griffin Estate, La Quinta, on April 4, 2013 in La Quinta, CA. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Invision for H&M/AP Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2

    Actors Sophia Bush, left, and Diane Kruger wearing H&M attend the H&M Loves Music Coachella 2013 Kick Off Event at Merv Griffin Estate, La Quinta, on April 4, 2013 in La Quinta, CA. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Invision for H&M/AP Images)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Major Lazer

    Major Lazer performs on day 2 of weekend 1 at the 2013 Coachella Valley and Music Festival at the Empire Polo Club on Saturday, April 13, 2013 in Indio, California (Photo by Alexandra Wyman/Invision/AP)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Major Lazer

    Major Lazer performs on day 2 of weekend 1 at the 2013 Coachella Valley and Music Festival at the Empire Polo Club on Saturday, April 13, 2013 in Indio, California (Photo by Alexandra Wyman/Invision/AP)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Yeasayer

    Yeasayer performs on day 2 of weekend 1 at the 2013 Coachella Valley and Music Festival at the Empire Polo Club on Saturday, April 13, 2013 in Indio, California (Photo by Alexandra Wyman/Invision/AP)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Moby

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: DJ Moby performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 13, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Moby

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: DJ Moby performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 13, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Janelle Monae

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: Musician Janelle Monae performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 13, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Karl Walter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Janelle Monae

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: Musician Janelle Monae performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 13, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Karl Walter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Pusha T

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: Rapper Pusha T performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 13, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Karl Walter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Pusha T

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: Rapper Pusha T performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 13, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Karl Walter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Postal Service

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: Musician Jenny Lewis of the band The Postal Service performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 13, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Postal Service

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: Musician Ben Gibbard of the band The Postal Service performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 13, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Postal Service

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: Musician Ben Gibbard of the band The Postal Service performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 13, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: The xx

    The xx performs on day 2 of weekend 1 at the 2013 Coachella Valley and Music Festival at the Empire Polo Club on Saturday, April 13, 2013 in Indio, California (Photo by Alexandra Wyman/Invision/AP)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: The xx

    The xx performs on day 2 of weekend 1 at the 2013 Coachella Valley and Music Festival at the Empire Polo Club on Saturday, April 13, 2013 in Indio, California (Photo by Alexandra Wyman/Invision/AP)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Phoenix

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: Musician Thomas Mars of Phoenix performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 13, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Phoenix

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: Musician Thomas Mars of Phoenix performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 13, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Coachella)

  • Coachella 2013: Day 2: Phoenix

    INDIO, CA - APRIL 13: Musician Thomas Mars of Phoenix performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 13, 2013 in Indio, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Coachella)


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