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ConsciousNYC & Friends Presents INDIGO SUN ~ African Unity Party Cruise

 

ConsciousNYC & Friends presents…

INDIGO SUN ~ African Unity Party Cruise

Sailing Sunday, August 19th FDR drive and 23rd street.New York City.
Boarding at 7pm
Cruising from 8pm to Midnight

Come Celebrate! the launching of “Indigo Sun” the African Unity boat-ride. A little stronger and more global minded than our previous prequel production “The Blackstarliner Boatride” in Honor of Marcus Garvey.

Indigo Sun hopes to gain further support for African entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship. Here is a chance for all to stand together and connect with each other for various reasons but one aim of a “Renewed Global African Movement” a vast platform full of creativity, talent and uplifting power.

Taking place in the harbors of New York, we cruise Sunday, August 19th at 8pm on the Harbor Lights mega yacht.
2 Floors and a Sundeck

To start the evening we celebrate the gathering with complimentary food to lift the spirit. All food will be made available from local chefs, restaurants and caterers from the African Diaspora promoting their menus:
~ Cafe Khufu-Egyptian’s jerks spice www.cafekhufu.net
~ Nafi’s www.nafishotpeppercondiments.com
~ West African dishes
~ Vegetarian dishes
~ Ethiopian food
~ West Indian dishes

As the night ensues, DJ’s fill the air with sounds from musical journeys influenced by the likes of Stevie Wonder, Bob Marley ,Fela Kuti and a healthy dose of Hip Hop.
~Dj Hard Hittin Harry (Haiti) facebook.com/hardhittinharry
~Ant Marshall (USA) www.lyricistlounge.com
~Dj Sirak (Ethiopia) www.Wix.com/africology
~Dj Funmi (Nigeria)
~DJ Soul Selector (Ghana)
~Dj Styff www.reverbnation.com/djstyffstrugglersmovement
and more TBA…

Also included a live performance from upcoming artists reflecting the hearts and minds of our ancestors.
~Tasha Mabry
~Kentext God of Quam
~Blak Orfan www.blakorfan.bandcamp.com
and many more TBA

Venturing up to the sundeck, expect drums and African dancing plays against a New York sunset.
~The Sirens African dance group www.cameroonpikin.com
~Village Drums of freedom
and more TBA…

In honor of Marcus Garvey’s quest for business development. This is a continued venture to encourage self-reliance and building a community without competition. The market place is setup for limited number of specialty vendors and entrepreneurs for all to engage.
~Color Heritage www.colorheritage.com
~Those Brothers www.thosebrothersjewelry.com
~Nicholas Brooklyn www.nicholasbrooklyn.com
~Hip Hop saves lives www.hiphopsaveslives.org
~Negus World www.Negusworld.com
~Society HAE (harriet Alter Ego) www.societyhae.com
~Suprem Allah www.suprememanagement.net
~Phocuskam www.phocuskamphotography.smugmug.com
and many more…

$25 in advance
$40 day of boatride

For TICKETS: Www.consciousnyc.com/BlackStarLiner
For Special Delivery call Bintou: 347 249 6594

Ticket sale Brooklyn:
Nicholas Brooklyn 570 FULTON STREET Between FLATBUSH AVE & ASHLAND PLACE from 10 to 7pm

Ticket sale Harlem:
Cafe Addis 435 W 125th St between West 125th St & Amsterdam Ave from 5pm to 4am

Want to be a sponsor, vendor, artist, chef, writer, etc… feel free to reach us for this progressive and fun event.
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