So the Global Citizen Festival is now in its fifth year in the United States and it tales place on the Great Lawn of New York’s Central Park.
The Global Citizen event is held in support of the Global Fund’s fight to end AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria by 2030.
The FREE, ticketed show features some of the biggest names in the music industry (think: Kendrick Lamar, Metallica, Eddie Vedder, Rihanna – just to name a few).
NOW – Canada is finally getting a Global Citizen concert (yay!).
The very first Global Citizen Canadian concert will be taking place in Montreal at the Bell Centre on September 17th, 2016.’
Headliners for the show include Metric, Grimes and Usher.
10,000 tickets will be handed out for Global Citizen via lottery, which fans can sign up for on the Global Citizen website.