5th Element NI has officially opened a HipHop Social Hub in Belfast.
To celebrate the launch we are throwing a HipHop House Party on November 16th. A day dedicated to HipHop culture, music, dance and art, with live music, DJs, MCs, and dancers expressing their talents throughout.
Venue: Rankin’s, 83-85 Great Victoria Street, Belfast, BT2 7AF
Date: Saturday, 16 November
Time: 12.00noon to 5.00pm
This is a free, all ages event.
The launch will include:
- Street Art Gallery
Showcasing the immense talent of our Belfast street artists
- Live art by local Street Artists and Graffiti Writers.
Grab a can or graf pen and help us decorate our walls!
- Live music by the Utropics & Guests
Coming with that Brazilian Funk vibe as they freestyle with other elements on the day
- Local DJs in rotation
Spinning an endless array of HipHop, Funk, and Soul.
- Local Bboys, Bgirls & HipHop dancers
Live performances and workshops
- MC Cyphers
Catch the word play of local and national MCs as they pass the mic during freestyle sets. Open mic spots available.
- Vinyl Record Stalls
Dig records? Then get to record digging. Buy, sell and exchange music.
- Workshops! Get involved!
To be announced.
- The HipHop cinema
A room dedicated to HipHop cinema showing documentaries, movies and more.
Donations to the 5th Element NI charity are welcome. 100% of proceeds go towards creative projects for our local communities.