Music cruise and Afu-Ra concert in Bobigny

 Get on board for the apéro for a Soul & Hip-hop music cruise!

  • Location: Canal de l'Ourcq au départ de Paris
  • Duration: 1h30
  • Access by Public Transport: Metro Jaurès (Ligne 5 ou 2)


Start the party on the Canal de l’Ourcq with two DJ’s members of The Golden Years of Hip Hop, one of the most famous Hip Hop groups of the capital city, from the Bassin de La Villette. They will perform a mixing set for about 1 hour.

Once arrived at Port de Loisirs – Eté du Canal in Bobigny, you will attend a hip hop concert: Afu-Ra. Afu-Ra is an American rapper mixing Rastafari style with martial arts. He worked with Jeru the Damaja and is member of the Gang Starr Foundation.

The Golden Years of Hip Hop was founded by four passionate organizing theme parties (Golden Years Of Hip Hop, REMINESCE, Tribute to the Hip Hop Architects, Shit iz Real, Works of Mart...) in different Parisian venues such as the Bataclan, the  Divan du Monde, the Coulisses, the Comedy Club, the Bizz'art, the Djoon, the Nouveau Casino…  It also hosts warm up concerts: Krs-One, Keith Murray, Lords Of The Underground, Dilated Peoples, Pete Rock & Cl Smooth, Naughty by Nature, Onyx, Pharoahe Monch, Heltah Skeltah, Mobb Deep, GZA, Jeru the Damaja & Ill Bill, Sadat X & Diamond, Prince Paul & Freddie Foxx, Brother Ali et des mixs aux côtés de DJ Evil Dee, Statik Selecta, DJ Muggs...

On July 28th, come spend the night at Port de Loisirs – Eté du Canal festival where the open air Hip Hop week end is held. Enjoy a full week end dedicated to Hip Hop culture with numerous free cultural activities: music, graffiti, DJ set, dance…

You can go back to Paris with Eté du Canal boat shuttles (1€ on Saturday) or by subway (line 5 – Bobigny Pablo Picasso station).

This cruise is organized by Manufacture 111 or the Eté du Canal festival.

La Manufacture 111 is a center for urban creation offering exhibitions, screenings, live performances and food. It is located boulevard Davout, Paris 20th arrondissement.


Discover other cruises from La Manufacture 111:

-       Aperitif cruise with The Golden Years of Hip Hop (with Bizarre Ride)

-       Soul food brunch cruise on the Ourcq with Eté du Canal

-       Cruise on the Ourcq with soul food brunch at Port de Loisirs – Eté du Canal


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