The wait is almost over! C2C Country to Country; Europe’s biggest country music festival returns to The O2, London next month bigger and better than ever.
Just announced is the much-anticipated line-up of the Festival stages and the Bluebird Cafe. With over 40 performances per day and artists from the all over the UK, Europe and the US, C2C once more provides an incredible opportunity for fans of country to discover and support new artists.
C2C ticket holders will have access The Town Square, The Big Entrance, BBC Radio 2 Stage (indigo at The O2); Country Music Week Hub and The Saloon (All Bar One), The Icon Stage, O2 Blueroom hosting The Shires Album Playback and Q&A, and CMA KixStart in Conversation, The Garden Stage and C2C screenings in Cineworld including Bluebird – The Movie and It All Begins With A Song.
Country to Country will officially kick off at midday on Friday and 10.00am on Saturday and Sunday when the Town Square opens, and the first Festival stage artists start. Festival activities include market stalls and stands, authentic food from the American South, cocktails, whiskey and craft beers, artist signings, meet and greets and more. All visitors to The O2 can access the free stages which are Big Entrance Stage, Icon Stage and Garden Stage subject to capacity.
Fans should also expect surprise artist announcements across the weekend, details of which will be revealed on the C2C app. The app will feature stage times, artist info plus notifications about signings, competitions, secret performances and more. The official C2C app can be downloaded for free here.
The Bluebird Cafe also returns to C2C for its fifth year and once again we will welcome guests to the intimate O2 Blueroom, at The O2, on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th March. This seated show takes the form of a ‘songwriter’s round’; with each artist taking it in turns to talk about their relationship with The Bluebird Cafe, their songwriting and the stories behind their music. Introduced by Erika Wollam-Nichols, who has worked for The Bluebird Cafe in Nashville for over 30 years, C2C presents this unique opportunity to experience the famous Bluebird Cafe straight from Nashville. The line up over the two shows includes Gabby Barrett, Tony Arata, Kylie Morgan, Austin Jenckes and Reverie Lane. Tickets go on general onsale Friday 7th February at 10am via https://c2c-countrytocountry.com.
Festival stage stars join mainstage headliners Luke Combs, Darius Rucker, and Eric Church plus CMA award winners and nominees Brett Young, The Cadillac Three, Old Dominion, Old Crow Medicine Show, Tanya Tucker, Charles Esten, Runaway June, Jordan Davis and Introducing Nashville featuring Abby Anderson, Eric Paslay and Tenille Townes. As previously announced the official C2C Official Aftershow Parties will take place post mainstage celebrations and will feature headline sets from Mitchell Tenpenny, Kassi Ashton, and Willie Jones in London at Indigo at The O2.
Tickets are available from:
- London – www.axs.com/c2c / 08448 244824 and www.gigsandtours.com / 0844 811 0051
- Dublin – www.ticketmaster.ie
- Glasgow www.gigsinscotland.com / 08444 999 990
A Thousand Horses / Alex Hall / Angie K / Austin Jenckes / Catherine McGrath / Caylee Hammack / Clara Bond / Danny Burns / Danny McMahon / Everette / Filmore / Gabby Barrett / Haley & Michaels / Hayley McKay / Holloway Road / Izzie Walsh / Jackson Michelson / Jess Thristan /
Joe Buck / Kaitlyn Baker / Kassi Ashton / Katy Hurt / King Calaway / Kyle Daniel / Kylie Morgan / Laura Oakes / Leslie Stevens / Lisa McHugh / Lucy Grubb / Mabel & Huck / Matt Lang / Mitchell Tenpenny / Niko Moon / Noah Schnacky / Orange Circus Band / Reverie Lane /
Robert Counts / Seaforth / Stuart Landon / Tebey / Temecula Road / Tenille Arts / The Luck / The Remedy Club / The Shires / Tim Hicks /
Tony Arata / Twinnie / Una Healy / Willie Jones
+ Chris Country Annual Music Quiz, CMA KixStart in Conversation and C2C Screenings at Cineworld