SunFest, West Palm Beach’s largest annual event, kicks off Wednesday — less than three weeks since the Boston Marathon bombing made outdoor event organizers across the country rethink safety procedures.
To ensure safety at the music and arts festival, SunFest organizers are restricting bag sizes to 12 inches high by 12 inches long by 6 inches wide. Melissa Sullivan, spokeswoman for SunFest, said Friday that many music festivals have similar bag restrictions and that SunFest probably should have already had a maximum bag size regardless of what took place in Boston.
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