Igloofest finalizes the soundtrack to its 14th edition with Montreal artist Kaytranada, who’ll delight the Sapporo stage with a unique set next February 1st.Additionally, the festival will be presenting a series of OFF-IGLOO events on Thursdays January 23rd and 30th and February 6th: LOUD (16+), NOISIA (16+) and for the first time, an Igloofest Boiler Room Special! Three very anticipated Thursdays to cap off a 2020 season already full of renowned artists including Rüfüs du Sol, Charlotte de Witte, The Blaze, Nina Kraviz, ZEDS DEAD, REZZ and many more.

Kaytranada returns to Igloofest

The hometown hero is back, as Kaytranada (QC) returns to Igloofest after his outstanding 2018 appearance broke all opening night attendance records! This Montrealer will once again heat up the Jacques-Cartier pier dance floor, delivering an exceptional set next February 1st at the Sapporo stage, following the release of his new album.

OFF-Igloo Nights: Rap, Drum N Bass and an extraordinary Boiler Room!

In addition to the 9 nights that make up its regular programming, Igloofest will present a series of special events on Thursdays, from January 23rd to February 6th as part of the OFF-IGLOO series. Notably, February 6th will be an Igloofest Boiler Room Special at Jacques Cartier pier: the London promoter of intimate DJ sets worldwide will, for the first time, team up with the World’s Coolest Music Festival for an ice cold event that promises to turn up the heat. January 30th meanwhile, will be 100% dedicated to local rap and Hip Hop, as the site parties to the sounds of LOUD (QC), winner of the Félix award for best male vocalist at the 2019 ADISQ gala. He’ll be accompanied by White-B (QC) and rising star Charlie Shulz (QC). Finally, January 23rd will launch these OFF-IGLOO nights with cult Drum N Bass trio NOISIA (NL), who’ll thrill crowds at Jacques-Cartier pier with a final set as part of their farewell tour’s stop at Igloofest’s Vahalla Snow Circus night.

A look back on the first names announced for Igloofest 2020

Let’s not forget that in early November, Igloofest announced the artists that will soundtrack its 14th edition, including French duo THE BLAZE (Dj set, FR) who’ll have Jacques Cartier pier buzzing on January 16th, for opening night. The always highly anticipated Nina Kraviz (RU) will return 7 years after her first festival appearance, alongside Detroit institution Robert Hood (US) on January 25th. Finally, Friday February 7th, Canadians ZEDS DEAD (CA) will unleash chaos at the Sapporo Stage, before Charlotte de Witte (BE), a contemporary dance floor mainstay, closes this 14th edition the very next night.

Tickets and tourist pricing

Igloofest features a variety of pricing options, including packages with lodging and/or transportation, so everyone, locals and tourists alike, can experience the Igloofest magic.

Igloofest 2020


From January 16th to February 8th
at Jacques-Cartier Pier, Old Port of Montreal Thursdays: 7:30PM to 11PM

Fridays et Saturdays: 7:30PM to 12:30AM

18+*/ / No readmission

Igloofest is a MULTICOLORE production

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