Festival International Nuits d’Afrique de Montréal


July 15, 2015 From July 7 to 19, the Festival International Nuits d'Afrique offers the most vibrant universal and cultural adventure in the Quartier des spectacles. If exotic, artistic destinations attract you, this event is sure to enchant with its range of music from Africa, the Antilles, South America, and more! From one stage to the next, fascinating creative landscapes of rhythms and songs await you.

From the top song Tomber la chemise of Zebda to Antibalas from the Afrobeat movement Nuits d'Afrique multiplies exciting journeys with renowned artists for you to discover.

In addition to performances, several of which are free and outdoors, Nuits d'Afrique features initiation workshops on dance and music in the morning, the Kids’ Village, typical dishes tastings on the Nuits d'Afrique Terrace, unique encounters at the Agor'Afrique, and the teeming Timbuktu Market. There’s no better way to brighten your summer, even at night!