The wait is almost over! C2C Country to Country; Europe's biggest country music festival is back at The O2, London next month for what’s set to be an unforgettable return.
Just announced are the much-anticipated line-up of the festival stages and The Bluebird Café, plus the complete line up of the arena Spotlight stage. Featuring multiple performances per day and artists from 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 (at Indigo at The O2), Country Music Week Hub and The Saloon (All Bar One), The Icon Stage and The Garden Stage.
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 and more. All visitors to The O2 can access the free stages which are Big Entrance Stage, Icon Stage and Garden Stage.
TheBluebird Cafe returns to C2C and once again we will welcome guests to the intimate O2 Blueroom at The O2, on Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th 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 Alex Hall, Caitlyn Smith, Laci Kaye Booth, Shy Carter, Tony Arata and Tebey. Tickets go on general onsale Friday 18th February at 10am via https://c2c-countrytocountry.com.
As previously announced the official C2C Official Aftershow Parties will take place post mainstage celebrations and will feature headline sets from Breland, Willie Jones, Seaforth and DJ sets across the weekend from DJ Hish in London at Indigo at The O2.
Festival stage stars join mainstage headliners Luke Combs, Darius Rucker and Miranda Lambert. Also making their return are multiple CMA Award winners and nominees Kip Moore, Brett Young, and Ashley McBryde alongside Russell Dickerson, Scotty McCreery, Flatland Cavalry, Tennille Townes and Hailey Whitters who all make their main stage debuts.
Inside the arena, C2C hosts a spotlight stage featuring sets across the weekend from Avery Anna, Breland, Brittney Spencer, Callie Twisselman, Callista Clark, Eric Kinsey, Matt Stell, Seaforth and Tenille Arts. At C2C Glasgow the spotlight stage will also make a return featuring sets from Brittney Spencer, Callista Clark, Erin Kinsey, Matt Stell, Seaforth and Tenille Arts.
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 competitions, secret performances and more. The official C2C app can be downloaded for free at https://C2C.lnk.to/AppiOS for iOS and https://C2C.lnk.to/AppAndroid for Android.
C2C ARENA MAINSTAGE LINE UP FRIDAY 11TH MARCH 2022 Miranda Lambert Kip Moore Russell Dickerson Introducing Nashville - Priscilla Block, Tiera Kennedy, Morgan Wade
SATURDAY 12TH MARCH 2022 Darius Rucker Brett Young Scotty McCreery Tenille Townes
SUNDAY 13TH MARCH 2022 Luke Combs Ashley McBryde Flatland Cavalry Hailey Whitters
SPOTLIGHT STAGE LONDON Friday – Brittney Spencer, Breland, Eric Kinsey Saturday – Callista Clark, Matt Stell, Callie Twisselman Sunday – Tenille Arts, Seaforth, Avery Anna
SPOTLIGHT STAGE GLASGOW Friday - Tenille Arts and Seaforth Saturday – Brittney Spencer and Erin Kinsey Sunday – Callista Clark and Matt Stell THE BLUEBIRD CAFE, NASHVILLE AT O2 BLUEROOM Introduced by Erika Wollam Nichols Saturday - Tony Arata, Laci Kaye Booth + TBA Sunday – morning session featuring Tony Arata, Alex Hall, Shy Carter Sunday – afternoon session featuring Tony Arata, Caitlyn Smith, Tebey
BBC RADIO 2 STAGE – INDIGO AT THE O2 Alex Hall Avery Anna Breland Brittney Spencer Caitlyn Smith Callie Twisselman Callista Clark Erin Kinsey King Calaway Matt Stell Robyn Ottolini Shy Carter Tebey Tenille Arts Tim Hicks Walker County Willie Jones
OFFICIAL C2C AFTERSHOWS AT INDIGO AT THE O2 FEATURING DJ HISH AND HEADLINED BY: Friday - Breland Saturday - Willie Jones Sunday - Seaforth
ALL BAR ONE Country Music Week Hub at C2C by day The Saloon by night
ARTISTS TO PLAY ACROSS THE WEEKEND INCLUDE: Alex Hall Avery Anna Breland Caitlyn Smith Callie Twisselman Catherine McGrath Everette Jaret Reddick Jess Moskaluke Keiza Gill Laci Kaye Booth Laine Hardy Laura Oakes Morganway Robyn Ottolini Seaforth Shy Carter Tebey Tim Hicks Twinnie Walker County Willie Jones
True country music is honesty, sincerity, and real life to the hilt. Garth Brooks