Upcoming Shows

Cannabis Cup Band

THIS CRUISE IS ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON

Annual 4/20 Boat Bash! Afternoon Cruise!

Cannabis Cup Band

DJ Jah Culture

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FOOD - Kick ass eats provided by the famous Dr. Marinade!

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Aboard The Harbor Lights

Saturday, April 20, 2013

Rocks Off Cruise Aboard the Harbor Lights

Boards: 2:00pm / Departs: 3:00pm
E. 23rd St. & FDR Dr. Maps & Directions

Advance: $25 / Day of Show: $30

This event is 21+

Tickets

Cannabis Cup Band
Since emerging in 1996 as the High Times Cannabis Cup house band, the CCB has been tearing up the underground New York reggae scene with sold-out performances at some of the city's hottest venues. The group's ability to play a wide variety of idioms, an inspired group of special guests, and their celebration of herban life and music have earned CCB legions of inspired local fans, headline status at Boston's Freedom Rally and the Seattle Hempfest, and gigs backing diverse artists from Rita Marley to George Clinton. The band's annual Bob Marley Birthday Tribute shows and 4:20 boat cruises sell out every year.
DJ Jah Culture
DJ Jah Culture

J.A.H. Culture Sound System/DJ JAH CULTURE:

JAH Culture was harvested from the mind of Walter Anthony Teperino, way back in the early 90’s at NYC’s world famous “Wetlands Preserve” (R.I.P.!). It was here, while working as part of the staff, Walter/JAH CULTURE was exposed to many incredible years of amazingly talented bands, musicians & artists who graced the stage (including The Cannabis Cup Band), and also, not to forget mentioning the incredible artists, musicians & behind-the-scenes folks who made up the Wetlands staff (who ironically, many are now part of the heart & soul of your awesome ROCKS OFF crew today). That environment nurtured the many years of being involved as a touring & recording drummer for Punk/POP band “Lady Luck” (w/ Denise Teperino-Miret (his sister) on Vox & Roger Miret of Agnostic Front on Bass), & was also touring drummer for Punk/Reggae band: “King Django” (Hellcat/Epitaph Records) for the “Reason Tour”. Various US, Caribbean, European tours and other minor shows later, while on a vacation to JAMAICA, DJ JAH CULTURE was formed based on a need to continue doing music while not in a currently touring band, & while also being exposed to inspiring Jamaican Reggae & Dancehall culture. Upon returning to NYC/NJ, JAH Culture immediately started collecting records & purchasing turntables w/ the help & advice of longtime bredren & NYC DJ/Producer : “DJ GRAVY” (Rice & Peas NYC, & LargeUp.com). At the same time JAH Culture also started acquiring sound system equipment & knowledge w/ the help of a longtime bredren & audio engineer by the name of “BANANA SOUND” (Fair Lawn, NJ). Banana & JAH Culture originally met back in the Wetlands days (where Banana was the in house audio company), and after years of being out of contact after Wetlands closed (the week of 9/11), they ran into each other again and have not stopped working together since on countless productions & shows (including many ROCKS OFF productions). JAH Culture Sound System & DJ/Selector JAH Culture is a touring American sound system dedicated to widening international awareness of sound system culture. Its key goal is unifying people of all beliefs and backgrounds through the healing power of music. JAH Culture brings you upbeat musical entertainment and a positive mental vibe for ANY & ALL occasions.

FOOD - Kick ass eats provided by the famous Dr. Marinade!
FOOD - Kick ass eats provided by the famous Dr. Marinade!

Chef Joshua, the one and only Dr. Marinade, will be gracing this boat with freshly prepared Pulled Pork, Shredded Jerk Chicken, and plenty of Veggie/Vegan options - try the vegan lentils or the ultimate "ITAL" coconut corn chowder. Make sure to top it all off with some of his amazing signature sauces! You'll come hungry, if you know whats good for you!!!!

This awesome spread is cash only, so come prepared to make it rain!!!

Aboard The Harbor Lights
Aboard The Harbor Lights

This cruise is aboard THE HARBOR LIGHTS and will depart from Skyport Marina - East 23rd Street & FDR Drive (EAST side).

We will be boarding and departing at the times listed

on your ticket and are not able to allow refunds if you miss the boat. So don't be late - it sure ain't pretty to be standin on the dock, watching the party sailing away! There are cash bars on board so make sure to swing by the ATM on your way to the boat. There will be food available for purchase. All cruises are 3 hours unless otherwise noted. If you have any questions about the show or your purchase, please contact Sancho Dominguez at sancho@rocksoff.com or check out our FAQ page on www.rocksoff.com

Please note that all shows are 21 and over and ID will be required upon boarding the boat