Ottawa’s CityFolk returns with headliners Iggy Pop, Hozier, and more

Ottawa’s CityFolk music festival returns on Wednesday, September 13 to close out the summer festival season. With autumn just around the corner, it’s time for one last summer bash before we break out our cozy clothes and Halloween decorations.

The festival consists of a variety of genres and Canadian and international musicians across two stages (the TD stage and the Courtside stage). It takes place from September 13 to 17 at The Great Lawn, Landsdowne Park, Ottawa. View the site map to get acquainted with the festival grounds before it begins.

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Featured artists on the main TD stage include Iggy Pop (September 13), Arkells (September 14), Bush (September 15), KALEO (September 16), and Hozier (September 16).

Who’s ready to see Iggy Pop, the godfather of punk and Rock & Roll Hall of Famer, kick off the festival as the first headliner? Iggy Pop is currently touring for his latest album, Every Loser — learn more on his official website

The full five-day festival lineup is as follows:

September 13 – Iggy Pop, NOBRO, Busty and the Bass

September 14 – Arkells, The Tallest Man On Earth, Gov’t Mule, Redfox, Ruby Waters, Claire Coupland, Sophie Ash

September 15 – Bush, Fortunate Ones, Headstones, Villages, Sven Gali, Geneviève Racette, C.A. & Sonny

September 16 – KALEO, Allison Russell, David Kushner, Andrea Ramolo, Mikhail Laxton, Kristine St-Pierre

September 17 – Hozier, X Ambassadors, A CityFolk Salute to Ray Charles, Julian Taylor

If you attended RBC Bluesfest in July, you’ll notice some familiar names such as Allison Russell and Mikhail Laxton. Now’s your chance to catch them if you missed out on their performances!

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It’s not too late to grab your tickets! Visit the CityFolk website or CityFolk app to purchase tickets, view the full schedule, and learn more about the festival and artists.