LASSO Montréal 2023: A Country Music Extravaganza!

The city of Montreal was brought to life this past weekend with the electrifying beats of country music as the second edition of LASSO Montréal, presented by Bell in collaboration with Coors Original, took over Parc Jean-Drapeau this past August 18th and 19th, 2023.

Country music fans went all out to dress up for the occasion !

The festival transformed the picturesque park into a haven of country tunes, line dancing, and an array of exhilarating activities set against the stunning backdrop of the Montreal skyline.

Thousands of Country music enthusiasts from far and wide flocked to the event to bask in the glory of 36 renowned artists who graced the stage.


This year’s headliners, including the likes of Kane Brown and Chris Stapleton, delivered big country riffs and performed with rock star flair, ensuring that attendees were treated to performances that resonated with their souls:

Kane Brown

The Day 1 spectacle reached its zenith when Kane invited an uproariously enthusiastic local fan to join him on stage, igniting the audience’s excitement in unison. This unforgettable moment fulfilled a long-held aspiration for the fan and left an infectious sense of euphoria among all present.

Chris Stapleton:

Day two closing act was speared by headliner Chris Stapleton. As he took center stage, his commanding presence wove an enchanting country spell over the entire audience with his soul-stirring ballads. With his genuinely authentic riffs, an unmistakably emotive voice, and timeless compositions, Stapleton delivered a mesmerizing performance.

Jake Owen, Brothers Osborne, and Gabby Barrett also shone brightly, infusing the festival with modern country vibes that had the crowd dancing on their feet all night long.

Fun Family Friendly Activities for all to enjoy:

It’s important to mention that LASSO Montréal wasn’t just about the music; it was an immersive experience that catered to every festivalgoer’s desires.

The festival grounds featured a range of activities that left attendees buzzing with excitement.

A complementary ride on the Ferris wheel gave attendees a bird’s eye view of the festival site .

Monster Energy Activation container

For those seeking an adrenaline rush, the Monster Energy Activation container offered a front-row seat to the main stage action, complete with face touch-ups and hair braiding services at the on-site barber shop. The Monster Energy DJ set and complimentary ice-cold drinks added to the vibrant energy of the festival.

Coca-Cola brought its signature magic to the event with the Coke Studio TM, allowing music aficionados to become the stars of their own show. From transforming into a band to creating album art and recording music videos, festivalgoers indulged in a creative whirlwind powered by Coca-Cola Real Magic and AI.

The Johnsonville “Grillin and Chillin” sausage trailer, serving up mouthwatering Smoked Sausage samples, provided the ultimate gastronomic delight for those seeking a hot “freebie”


New this year, attendees could also practice their line dancing moves at the new Winslow Line Dancing Tent!

In the midst of the pulsating beats and lively performances, attendees found relaxation and serenity at several designated areas, making the LASSO experience a well-rounded and unforgettable one.

The Casino de Montréal GOLD Terrace, with private caterers and bar service, provided an unparalleled view of the main stage, creating an atmosphere that perfectly encapsulated the festival’s spirit


As the sun set on Parc Jean-Drapeau, the echoes of country music and the memories of two days filled with music, dancing, and delightful surprises lingered in the hearts of all who attended LASSO Montréal.

With its second edition leaving an indelible mark, anticipation for the next chapter of this exhilarating festival is already building up.

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