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Nuits d'Afrique

A worldwide musical journey!

NUITS D’AFRIQUE :

A worldwide musical journey!

 

From July 9 to 21, 2019, Montréal will be a place of music, dance and festivities at the 33rd Festival international Nuits d’Afrique. During 13 days, more than 700 artists from 30 countries along with hundreds of thousands of festival-goers will be coming for the pleasure of being together and enjoying an unforgettable experience at the biggest world music gathering in the Americas!

 

International stars, along with new generations of artists from here and abroad, will be sharing their passion, their culture and their joie de vivre.

 

TO SUM UP, Festival international Nuits d’Afrique is:

 

 

THE NUITS D’AFRIQUE VILLAGE:

6 DAYS OF FREE OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES AND CONCERTS ! 

 

An oasis of discoveries and recreational activities for the whole family!

 

From July 16 to 21, 2019, the legendary Nuits d’Afrique Village comes to life at Le Parterre of the Quartier des spectacles, offering an array of free concerts and activities for the whole family such as:  a continuous series of concerts, open-air workshops featuring traditional dance and musical instruments, and a fun space for children, not to mention the authentic Timbuktu Market as well as exotic food and drinks that you can enjoy on the spot.

 

 


 

 

FAMILY AREA

Experience the International Nuits d’Afrique Festival with your family!

Discover the Family Area !

 

A world of multisensory discoveries in our totally family-oriented area. You’ll find a relaxation space while your children are taking part in the many workshops and fun activities. Guaranteed pleasure for people of all ages!

 

From Friday, July 19 to Sunday, July 21 2019 (Schedule to come).

 

 


 

 

THE TIMBUKTU MARKET

Discover the handcrafted treasures from around the world!

 

To wander in the Timbuktu Market is to dive into the colourful atmosphere of typically African markets with men and women dressed in their finest attire and to take pleasure in bargaining for a good deal. Jewellery, African robes, sculptures and musical instruments abound.

The market will be open from Tuesday, July 16 to Sunday, July 21 (Schedule to come)

 

 


 

BARS AND RESTAURANTS

 

Enjoy a variety of tasty and exotic food that you’ll find nowhere else this summer! Authentic African, Caribbean and Mexican cuisine will delight old and young alike, at any time! Change of style guaranteed at the Festival International Nuits d Afrique.  The site also offers various refreshment kiosks to satisfy your thirst.

 

 

 

 

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