Thursday, September 17, 2009
MANIFESTO, the largest hip hop & urban arts festival in Canada is coming up this week (Sept 16-20) in Toronto! Here's the schedule of events:
Sept 16 - MANIFESTO URBAN FILM FEST @ Acacia Center
- official launch party of the festival
Sept 17 - CANADA PRO B-BOY BATTLE @ Sound Academy
- the largest b-boy battle in North America
Sept 18 - 'CHAPTER 3' MANIFESTO ART EXHIBIT @ 52 McCaul St.
- a 3 story building art & dance party
Sept 19 - 9th WONDER DJ SET @ Premium Rhythm Bar
- acclaimed producer for Little Brother, Jay Z, etc...
Sept 20 - MANIFESTO's MAIN EVET FESTIVAL @ Nathan Phillips Square
- free out door concert w/ Reflection Eternal, Colin Munroe, Tona, etc., workshops, & urban arts market
Sept 20 - MANIFESTO's AFTER PARTY @ MOD Club and Revival
- w/ DJ's Hi-Tek, Rich Medina, Starting From Scratch, Scratch Bastid, Rich Kidd, etc... (note: one wristband gives you access to boh massive parties which are across the street from each other.)
Download the official Manifesto mixtape by DJ Mensa featuring tracks by Reflection Eternal, 9th Wonder/Little Brother, Colin Munroe, Tona, Rich Kidd, Saukrates, Empire, and Miles Jones here: direct mp3 link. [right click and save as]
Click here for full festival details.