LASSO makes its world debut in 2020, hosting the inaugural edition of the country music festival on a beautiful island in the middle of the mighty St. Lawrence river. Located just ten minutes away from downtown Montréal, the festival site overlooks the inspiring skyline of the one of the world’s most celebrated music cities in the world. Welcome to Montreal!
LASSO will be welcoming music fans from all over to our celebration of country music at one of the most prestigious festival sites on the globe! LASSO promises a state-of-the-art experience at evenko’s newly renovated site at Espace 67 of Parc Jean-Drapeau on beautiful Île Sainte-Hélène, with all the fixins that fans have come to expect from evenko’s world-famous festivals. Country music fans will revel in performances by their favourite artists playing on stages equipped with leading-edge sound and lights, while taking in exceptional views of the city in the background. Experience seekers will find incredible food and fun activities to discover at the festival, and of course the unrivalled shared experience of thousands of country fans gathering to enjoy their love for great live music!
The lineup will present a variety of country music, featuring international superstars like Luke Bryan, who sold out the Bell Centre in 2016, alongside local luminaries from the Canadian, Quebec, and Montréal country scenes. Fans will find more hot country than they can shake a stick at, with a lineup that draws from across the spectrum of country genres, bringing together cherished classics alongside everything shiny and new! There will be a big tent feel to the fest with an everyone-is-invited to the table philosophy. Everybody has some country fan in them, and LASSO is there to give people a chance to celebrate the country lifestyle while casting a vision of the future of where the country wave is heading.