Saturday, Aug. 26: #HoP2017

Gates Open: 11:00am

Location: Brewer Park

As the largest urban arts event in the Nation’s Capital and one of Ottawa’s fastest growing community events, House of PainT Festival of Urban Arts & Culture showcases the elements of hip hop culture in Ottawa. DJing, MCing, graffiti art and urban dance are the four elements that flood Brewer Park each year including concerts, competitions, workshops, and academic talks – celebrating and elevating hip hop in Canada.

Featuring a high calibre of local and international musical performers, visual artists and dancers, House of PainT boasts a variety of high-profile artists.

Jervy Jerv
DJ Magnificent
DJ Andy B Bad
Skratch Bastid

Seeds Tent:
Interactive Arts
Dance w Luv 2 Groove
Grafitti Writing w Poutine,
Character Creation w Fall Down

Live Performances:
Broken English
Rhytym Works
Illiyah Rose
Circa Beatz
Slack Bridges
Soul Jazz Orchestra

Dance Battles:
Breaking Crew vs. Crew Battle
(Saturday Battle)
Prize: 1st Place $1500
2nd Place $500

Solo Popping Battle (Friday, Finals Saturday) 
Prize: 1st Place $300
2nd Place $100

Judges TBA

Benefits of Registering to Compete:
– Free Dance Workshops for all Participants
– Free #HoP2017 T-Shirt on battle day
– Half Price entry into #HoP2017 Afterparty
– Tickets to Aug. 27. #HoP2017 Hip Hop Brunch, Knowledge Conference & Live Concert with A-Trak