Every summer the northern French city of Arras (62 Pas-de-Calais, Hauts de France) holds a major pop music festival – Le MainSquare Festival 5 – 7 July 2019.
The line-up is usually quite international with bands such as Sting, Muse, Lenny Kravitz. Stereophonics and others in recent years. For 2017 the line-up includes Radiohead, System of a Down and Seasick Steve.
The Main Square Festival takes place in Vauban’s imposing Citadel and on Boulevard General De Gaulle, The area is located in the heart of the city.