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Main Square Festival, a beacon in France’s vibrant festival scene, is set to light up the historic city of Arras with an eclectic array of music and culture. This multi-genre music festival, held annually in early July, has become a hallmark of diversity and artistic expression.

Main Square Festival has cemented itself as a premier destination for music lovers, boasting a rich history that spans over a decade. The festival’s lineup is a carefully curated mix of alternative, indie, electronic, and hip-hop acts. Over the years, it has hosted illustrious artists like Depeche Mode, Liam Gallagher, Christine and the Queens, Damso, and Queens of the Stone Age, showcasing its commitment to quality and variety.

Main Square Festival is more than an event; it’s a gathering place for a passionate community of fans who return each year to experience the vibrant atmosphere and exceptional music. Located in the picturesque setting of Arras, the festival promises excellent music and an unforgettable cultural experience, solidifying its status as one of France’s leading music festivals.

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Main Square 2024 Lineup


Bring Me The Horizon
Sam Smith
Lenny Kravitz

Thu 4 Jul 2024

Placebo / Louis Tomlinson / Zola / Vladimir Cauchemar / Luther / Patrice / Bianca Costa

Fri 5 Jul 2024

Bring Me The Horizon / Ninho / Armin Van Buuren / The Blaze / Josman / Nothing But The Thieves / Land

Sat 6 Jul 2024

Sam Smith / Justice / Deluxe / Alonzo / Pierre De Maere / Irène Drésel / Againts The Current

Sun 7 Jul 2024

Lenny Kravitz / Avril Lavigne / Zaho De Sagazan / Mosimann / Bekar / Christone “Kingfish” Ingram

+ more TBA

Main Square 2024 Tickets

1-Day, 3-Day & 4-Day Pass Tickets from €69.00 are on sale:


Camping during the festival requires a Camping Pass ticket. All you need is basic camping gear, like a tent, a camping pad and a head torch (so useful in the night).

Alternatively, you can book nearby hotels and apartments using the map below or visit booking.com

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Travel Info


Arras is well connected by rail in France and nearby European cities and Arras station is situated 1 km away from the venue.
Lille to Arras: 20 min (TERGV) / 45 min (TER)
Paris ti Arras: 50 min (TGV)
Brussels to Arras: 1h 40 min (Thalys+TERGV)
London to Arras: 3h (Eurostar+TERGV)
Amsterdam to Arras: 4h 15 min (TGV+TERGV)


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