When is OSHEAGA?
Where does the festival take place?
How can I get there?
Is the festival an all-ages event?
What if it rains?
Rain or shine, the show must go on! Please check the weather before coming to the site and dress accordingly! Poor weather conditions may force us to temporarily interrupt the events.
We invite you to stay connected to our social media platforms for the latest information.
Are you hiring workers and volunteers for the festival?
What will the weather be like at the festival?
Can medias and photographers get accredited for the festival?
Can I leave the festival site and come back later?
What is there to do after the festival?
OSHEAGA ends at 11:00pm each night, but don’t let that stop you! Keep the party going at one of the official afterparties and check out all that Montréal has to offer!
When will the full schedule be announced?
The full schedule will be released in early 2023.
Festival headliners are the last to play on each given day, typically hitting the stage between 9 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. (subject to change). Headliners performs 90-plus-minutes set while the rest of the line-up plays anywhere between 30- to 90-minute sets.
Who are the headliners?
What happens if an artist cancels their presence at the festival?
When do OSHEAGA tickets go on sale?
When will single-day tickets go on sale ?
How can I purchase tickets?
Once they go on sale, OSHEAGA tickets (3-day and single day) can be purchased online.
Select the type of ticket you wish to purchase. Make sure to review your order as the sale is final. No exchanges or refunds will be authorized by evenko.
We reserve the right to refuse or cancel any transaction that exceeds the authorized limit.
Can I buy my tickets through a reseller? Can I check if they are valid?
Only passes originally purchased through OSHEAGA's official ticketing partners can be guaranteed valid: evenko and Ticketmaster.
We can't guarantee the validity or support for any tickets purchased by unauthorized 3rd parties. There is no way to ensure the validity of a ticket purchased from a vendor other than evenko or Ticketmaster until it successfully scans into the Venue EVERY day. Adding this ticket to your digital wallet in advance doesn't ensure its validity.
When will my tickets be available to manage?
Where can I manage my tickets?
Your tickets will be available in your OSHEAGA account. You can access your account on the festival's website or mobile app.
PLEASE NOTE: It is essential to add your tickets to your digital wallet in advance to save time at check-in and to avoid any technical difficulty.
Can I come to the festival for one day only?
Yes, you will have the possibility to purchase single day tickets for Friday, August 4th, Saturday August 5th or Sunday, August 6th, 2023. Single-day tickets will go on sale at the full line-up reveal.
Do you have offer payment options?
Is there any premium tickets available?
Discover our premium offer here
Can I upgrade my General Admission ticket to a premium experience?
Keep it Clean and Safe
While fun and great entertainment is a definite priority at Osheaga, it is important to be respectful of your surroundings, other festival goers, and festival staff to ensure that every Osheaga-goer has the time of their life. That being said, please follow these guidelines while attending Osheaga.
1. Make an effort to recycle/throw out all litter. No one likes a dirty festival site.
2. Please be polite to festival staff and festival-goers (though crowds congregate around the stages, please do not push your way through crowds, cut into lines, etc)
3. Respect Parc Jean-Drapeau and the Osheaga site. Please leave the site as you find it upon entering Osheaga. Do not remove signs, banners, or posters from the festival site. Do not climb or damage trees, sculptures, etc.
4. Respect the art. Several pieces of art are displayed throughout the festival site. Do not touch or move the art! Those who tamper with the art may be ejected from festival grounds.
Is it possible to camp on the OSHEAGA site at parc Jean-Drapeau?
No, camping is prohibited at Parc Jean-Drapeau.
Is there medical staff at OSHEAGA?
What can I eat/drink at OSHEAGA?
OSHEAGA aims to provide you with a diverse selection of quality food. For more info, please consult the Food and beverage section. From poutine to vegan and gluten-free meals, the site will offer a wide variety of options including many food trucks.
You can buy beverages such as water, beer, and other spirits on-site. The legal drinking age in Quebec is 18. Please have two valid identity documents if you wish to consume alcoholic beverages at the venue.
It is permitted to bring an empty reusable water bottle to the OSHEAGA site for refilling at the water fountains. Bringing alcohol is not allowed. Drink in moderation. You may bring a snack for personal consumption (e.g. a candy bar).
Meals, sandwiches, coolers or lunch boxes are not allowed on-site.
What can I bring to OSHEAGA?
Will it be possible to reserve lockers on site?
Is OSHEAGA accessible for people with reduced mobility?
Osheaga is committed to providing a unique experience for people with reduced mobility and disabilities. With the goal of improving universal accessibility, our facility will be optimized with signage, an information booth, a para-transit shuttle and
dedicated parking spaces, user-friendly platforms for people with reduced mobility or disabilities. We want to create for our customers a memorable and unforgettable moment.
The Assistance Dogs are authorized as per the law and the accompanying permit.
Most our stages are equipped with wheelchair accessible platforms. Signage will be adapted for people with reduced mobility.Guest
Services A dedicated waiting station will be available at the box office / aquatic complex and an information booth will be available for disembarkation of the paratransit shuttle between the main scenes at the south end of the cosmos bridge which will be pedestrianized.Toilets
Restricted toilets for guests with reduced mobility will be available on the site.Parking
Reserved parking spaces for motorists with a handicap sticker are available at most parking lots in Parc Jean-Drapeau:
P7 (Stewart Museum): 2 places
P9 (Aquatic Complex): clients with reduced mobility and adapted transportation
P11 (Biosphere): 2 places Note that there is a path for people with reduced mobility from P9 parking to the box office/water complex.Shuttle buses
A paratransit shuttle, currently equipped with front or rear ramps, will be available all day. Before 20h, boarding will be at the ticket office / aquatic complex and the landing will be between the main scenes at the southern end of the cosmos bridge which will be pedestrian. After 20h, embarkation and disembarkation will take place at the Pirelli Tower.
All cannabis products brought to the festival site must be sealed in SQDC packaging or from any other official government source and must have been purchased legally. Any cannabis products that do not conform to the law will not be accepted or allowed on site. Individuals may carry up to 30 grams, the maximum quantity permitted by law.
No sale or consumption of cannabis is allowed on the site.
Possession of cannabis is only permitted for individuals 21 and older.
How to get to Parc Jean-Drapeau by public transportation?
Since Jean-Drapeau station is near the festival, taking the métro will be the best way to get around.
Unlimited weekend pass
Unlimited trips from 4 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday. Valid in Zones A, B, C and D for bus, métro and train networks.
24 hrs, All Modes A
Unlimited trips for 24 hours. Valid in Zone A. Island of Montréal only, including Jean-Drapeau station.
Unlimited evening pass
Unlimited trips from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m. the next morning. Valid in Zones A, B, C and D for bus, métro and train networks.
For full details, click here.
What kind of facilities and services can I find at OSHEAGA?
Is OSHEAGA certified to Level 2 of the Environmental Management Standard?