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Osheaga 2018 Artist Line Up Announced – August 3 to 5, 2018 (Montreal)
The 2018 Osheaga line up has been announced and it’s shaping up to be one of the best yet in the Festival’s history!
Tyler, The Creator, Blondie, Portugal. The Man, Odesza, The National and Dua Lipa, just to name a few.
Also, Florence + The Machine returns to the festival! The Grammy nominee and Brit Awards winner will be closing this edition. With a highly anticipated 6th studio album on the way, Indie Rock giants Arctic Monkeys, will be ending day two of the festival, as part of their recently announced North American tour. Hip Hop sensation and Billboard HOT 100 charting star Travis Scott will be headlining day one. Also, performing: indie-rock legends Yeah Yeah Yeahs, breakout pop-soul and R&B singer Khalid, American rapper and producer Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals, singer songwriter and heartbreaker James Bay, genre bending “Rockstar” Post Malone(previously announced by our presenting sponsor Bell Alt TV), Montreal’s own electro-funk duo Chromeo and the always astonishing singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist, St. Vincent are all part of this year’s incredibly talented bill.
OSHEAGA continues to pride itself by offering local and travelling music lovers from all around the world a diverse and entertaining lineup with more than 100 local and international artists with more to come!
Festival passes for #OSHEAGA2018 are on sale NOW at OSHEAGA.COM!
GOLD Festival Pass holders will have access to the Casino de Montreal OSHEAGA Terrace, a multi-level platform offering a premium view of the Bell Alt TV River Stage, with access to private washrooms, exclusive food & beverage stands.
Festival Pass holders will have access to fast lane entry onto the festival grounds, the Perrier Platinum Lounge, VIP washrooms, giant screens with a live feed of the main stages, charging stations, front stage viewing areas (Bell Alt TV River, Coors Light Mountain, Green and Vans Valley stages) in addition to the Casino de Montreal OSHEAGA Terrace. A dedicated concierge and shuttle service between the Perrier Platinum Lounge, the main stages and the secondary stages will also be available during the festival.
Both GOLD and Perrier PLATINUM Pass holders will also have access to a secondary viewing platform with a premium view of the Coors Light Mountain stage.
FESTIVAL PASS PRICES (taxes and service fees are included)
GENERAL ADMISSION Festival Pass: $320
GOLD Festival Pass: $585 – Limited quantity
Perrier PLATINUM Festival Pass: $1,150 – Very limited quantity
*All festival passes will be OSHEAGA PLAY powered by National Bank RFID bracelets
BUY A PASS, MAKE A DIFFERENCE
For the past few years, OSHEAGA has given 1$ from each festival pass sold to the evenko foundation and this year will be no different. The evenko foundation’s mission is to support youth between the ages of 5 to 25 to engage in the performing arts, to stimulate their creativity, improve their self-esteem and their desire to learn and grow. It also aims to encourage emerging local talent. For more information on the foundation, visit www.fondationevenko.ca
OFFICIAL OSHEAGA ACCOMMODATIONS
For the ultimate OSHEAGA experience, festivalgoers can take advantage of our official Osheaga Accommodations! Located in downtown Montreal, only 15 minutes away from the festival site by public transit, our Osheaga Accommodations offer some of the best deals in the city! Many affordable options for single, double or quadruple occupancy rooms are available to music lovers visiting us from outside the city starting at $300 per person for four nights. For more information about the offers, visit OSHEAGA.COM.
UNLIMITED TRAVEL WITH STM TRANSIT SYSTEM
For $17, festivalgoers can enjoy unlimited bus and metro transportation all weekend long by purchasing the OSHEAGA Special Edition fare, valid from 10 a.m. on Friday to 5 a.m. on Monday, upon purchase of festival passes via OSHEAGA.COM
Single day passes will be on sale later!
About the Author
Bryen Dunn is a freelance journalist with a focus on travel, lifestyle, entertainment and hospitality. He has an extensive portfolio of celebrity interviews with musicians, actors and other public personalities. He enjoys discovering delicious eats, tasting spirited treats, and being mesmerized by musical beats.