The 50th anniversary of Festival d’été de Québec features one of the more eclectic stomper line ups we’ve seen for 2017 so far, with a run of headliners including Kendrick Lamar, Death From Above 1979, Muse, P!nk and Gorillaz.
The Who will also perform at the festival this July, the iconic band’s only Canadian festival show, and the opening date of their farewell tour. Australia’s Flume is also a featured artist on the Festival d’été de Québec line up, while the stacked 11 day music program also features artists from Nick Jonas and The Backstreet Boys, through to Metallica and Lady Antebellum.
Have a look at the full announcement video here:
A special tribute to Québec’s legendary Richard Desjardins will be part of the un-missable anniversary event while the entire District Saint-Joseph is to remain a hub of party times throughout the entirety of the festival, from 10am – 11:30pm.
One of the world’s most affordable festivals, with 11 day GA passes only CA$95, plus a run of free events across the almost t, Festival d’été de Québec (which basically translates to The Quebec City Summer Festival) is one of the best kept secrets on the planet. It’s also known for its light-up festival passes, which sync up at the festival’s main stage to create an incredible sight.
The 50th edition of the Festival d’été de Québec will take place from July 6 to 16, 2017 in Quebec City, Quebec. For more information, visit https://www.infofestival.com/