CityFolk organizers announce Hozier to headline September 17


Tuesday, April 11, 2023 – OTTAWA (Canada) – CityFolk organizers today announced that multi-award winning Irish musician, singer, and songwriter Hozier will be performing at the festival on September 17, 2023.

Hozier had his international breakthrough after releasing his debut single “Take Me to Church“, which was nominated for a song-of-the-year Grammy in 2015 and has been certified multi-platinum in several countries. His music draws primarily from folk, soul, and blues.

CityFolk will take place on the Great Lawn at Lansdowne Park, September 14 -17, 2023.

“We’re very pleased with landing Hozier for the final day of the 2023 festival; a great way to wrap things up,” says CityFolk executive director, Mark Monahan,

Later this spring, Monahan and his team will be announcing more top notch performers that will carry on the tradition of world-class entertainment that CityFolk has become known for in recent years.

HOW/TICKETS: Tickets for September 17 GA & VIP Zone Day Passes go on sale at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 11 at:

CityFolk media contact(s):

AJ Sauvé

Director of Media Relations
613-247-1188 ext. 229
[email protected]

Joe Reilly

Media Relations
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