Osheaga, Montreal, August 1–3
The setting: There are scenes for music lovers of all kinds at the six stages on an island in downtown Montreal.
The scene: Tuck a daisy in your hair for this Lollapalooza-esque weekend, buzzing with good energy, great music and an enormous crowd.
Insider’s tip: If you have a couple extra bucks to spare, buy the Osheaga Experience. It gets you access to a reserved viewing area, a catered dinner by Chuck Hughes and more.
Top acts: Outkast, Lorde, Arctic Monkeys.
More info: osheaga.com.