Country music in the great outdoors will be making its debut in the metropolitan area with the first edition of the Lasso Montréal country music festival, which will be taking place in the Espace 67 Amphitheatre, in the heart of the Saint Lawrence River.
This brand new meeting place for urban cowboys is sure to attract widespread interest, with an outstanding program combining traditional country music and the latest trends in the genre. During the two days of the festival, more than 30 international, local and emerging artists will be performing in concert on three stages to provide country music enthusiasts with an unforgettable experience.
This crowd-gathering event will also have a full-range of food offerings, along with an entertaining array of activities that promise an enjoyable time for all festival-goers.
Here are a few photos of LASSO Montréal, just to give you a foretaste of the site.
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Watch the video clips which will show LASSO Montréal like you've never seen it before!
To obtain more details concerning the festival or for any request for information, do not hesitate to contact the LASSO Montréal staff.
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To make it easier to get around, here is the exact location of the festival at Parc Jean-Drapeau posted on Google Maps.
The Jean-Drapeau subway station is located on Île Sainte-Hélène, in the heart of Parc Jean-Drapeau. To get to the Parc easily and quickly, the subway is still the best way to go!
During the summer season, Parc Jean-Drapeau visitors can use the river shuttle as a means of transportation, from the Vieux-Port de Montréal (Jacques-Cartier pier) and the city of Longueuil.
Users can also bring along their bikes and they have access to a network of cycling paths at each stop.
Two STM shuttles provide a connection between the Jean-Drapeau subway station and various attractions:
To find out about STM shuttle routes and schedules, click here.
The Parc is one of the few places where you can cross the Saint Lawrence River on your bike: simply take the bike paths of the Jacques Cartier Bridge, the Concorde Bridge or the Bike link.
People can enjoy many of the cycling paths to get to or pass through the Parc Jean-Drapeau, either running or walking.
With more than 25 kilometres of trails and pathways, the Parc is a pleasant spot for hiking, all year round.
Motorists can get to Parc Jean-Drapeau by taking the Jacques Cartier Bridge or the Concorde Bridge.
Nearby parking areas: P9, P10, P11
You can reserve a taxi for your travels at the Parc by using a valid STM transport fare (ticket or OPUS card).
|September 3 to June 23|
|Monday to Sunday||6:30 a.m. to 7:15 p.m.|