JMU's Spring Party Turns Into A RiotS

James Madison University's Springfest: an annual celebration of booze, booze and more booze. And this year, fire, riot police and tear gas. A student sends along some of the best photos and videos of the day.

JMU's Spring Party Turns Into A RiotS

Bonfires are a crucial part of every Springfest. But this year, police announced that they would have a sizable presence at the event.

(Photo by David Casterline, The Breeze)

JMU's Spring Party Turns Into A RiotS


(Photo by David Casterline, The Breeze)

JMU's Spring Party Turns Into A RiotS


(Photo by David Casterline, The Breeze)

JMU's Spring Party Turns Into A RiotS


(Photo by David Casterline, The Breeze)

JMU's Spring Party Turns Into A RiotS


(Photo by David Casterline, The Breeze)

JMU's Spring Party Turns Into A RiotS


(Photo by David Casterline, The Breeze)

JMU's Spring Party Turns Into A RiotS


(Photo by David Casterline, The Breeze)

JMU's Spring Party Turns Into A RiotS


(Photo by David Casterline, The Breeze)

JMU's Spring Party Turns Into A RiotS


(Photo by David Casterline, The Breeze)

JMU's Spring Party Turns Into A RiotS


(Photo by David Casterline, The Breeze)