Rock The Bells, the global platform dedicated to elevating Hip-Hop culture from its roots to the modern day founded by LL COOL J, AfroFuture, the annual celebration of African culture presented by Culture Management Group in Accra, Ghana, along with AfroVerse, an experiential partner dedicated to amplifying African culture through art, food, and music activations have joined forces with Sixthman, the leader in festivals and music cruises for more than two decades, to present the first-ever AFROCRUISE, sailing March 29-April 1, 2024 from Miami, Florida to Nassau, Bahamas aboard Norwegian Pearl.
First Round Pre-sale Signups are available through June 4 at 11:59 pm (ET). Pre-sale Signups conclude June 7 at 11:59 pm (ET). Public On-Sales begin June 9 at 12:00 pm (ET), exclusively at theafrocruise.com. Three different payment options will be available, with Automated Monthly Billing allowing for a deposit as low as $100 per person while supplies last.
A high seas celebration of all things African and diasporic culture, AFROCRUISE is a fully immersive event unlike any other, showcasing fashion, food, and the irresistible sounds of Afrobeats and Amapiano music with a spectacular lineup of world-renowned guest artists to be unveiled soon.
Highlights will include a traditional Jollof War – a friendly battle over different styles of jollof rice, a dish typical to Ghana, Nigeria, and other West African countries – along with a West African Suya Pool Deck BBQ, DJ sets, tournaments, special workshops, and more, all while basking in breathtaking sea views and glorious Caribbean sunshine.
What’s more, AFROCRUISE will feature once-in-a-lifetime parties presented by Afrobeats & Brunch, London’s Days Like This, Positive Vibes Only (PVO), RNB HouseParty, and NYC’s popular No Wahala podcast. Additional information will be announced in the coming weeks.
AFROCRUISE celebrants will enjoy all the incredible amenities available aboard the Norwegian Pearl, including fully stocked bars at (almost) every corner, tasty dining options, the Pool Deck (with multiple hot tubs), the Pearl Club Casino, Mandara Spa, Body Waves Fitness Center, Sports Court, and much more.
Beyond the onboard experience, guests will have the chance to enjoy a shore excursion to Nassau, Bahamas – the ultimate vacationer’s paradise with its laid-back vibes and perfect white-sand beaches, palm trees covered in coconuts, and refreshing, crystal-clear waters. Please note: Shore excursions will not be available until 4-6 weeks prior to sailing. Cruisers will be able to book excursions upon receipt of their official booking number.