Experience the 2017 Life Is Beautiful Festival in GIFs

They say a picture is worth a thousand words and a GIF is worth … something. We captured the mesmerizing sights, highs and drop-it-down-lows of the fifth annual music, food and ideas festival in meme form so you can share the memories.  

1. Rapper 2 Chainz rocked his Friday set with a broken leg.

2. Break dancers from all over the world battled each day inside Container Park.

3. Las Vegas’ own Cameron Calloway moved the audience with a set that included a stirring cover of Childish Gambino’s hit “Redbone.”

4. Gorillaz’ festival-closing set featured guest appearances from Pusha T, Vince Staples, Jehnny Beth and De La Soul.

5. Rapper Kyle and DJ Superduper Brick brought positive vibes and choreographed dance routines to the Fremont stage.

6. British rockers Muse opted for microphone cameras at the Downtown stage, making for an up-close and personal experience.

7. Festival-goers posed (and somersaulted) for photo opps in front of Spanish artist Okuda’s new mural and bear sculpture.

8. As he commands on “Man of the Year,” fans put their “hands in the air” for rapper Schoolboy Q.

9. Jamaican pop ambassador Sean Paul performed a 45-minute hit parade including the 2005 smash “Temperature.”

10. Chance the Rapper showed us he can do more than what’s in his name.