The « Nuits Botanique » litteraly the « Botanic Nights », are The popmusic festival which opens this Spring !
For the 17th edition, the promoters of « Nuits Bota » are almost ready to host the public ! Within less than a month,a raw of the trendiest pop electro concerts will be held there. The audience will have the chance to see on stage the frenchy Yodelice, Asa or the crazy funny Philippe Katherine at a very correct price compared to the artists quality and in a cosy atmosphere. We could not expect better line-up from this institution, Botanique which already offers avant-garde concerts all year long.
An exclusive line-up
The « Nuits Botanique » will open from May 10 to 29 in several rooms of the Botanique, located « rue Royale » or « koningsstraat » near The National Botanic Garden of Belgium (Nationale Plantentuin van België). Almost every evening, there will be a show and the goal is precisely to open up the public to new current talents and future ones. All tastes are considered : the well-known pop music of Cocoon, electronic music of the talented Chapelier Fou, and Miles Kane, the member of the famous band The Arctic Monkeys who progressively pursues his solo career and many other names who honors different styles like indie rock, hip hop, punk electro, songs…
Here is an overview of the confirmed artistes for this 17th edition : BLACK BOX REVELATION – CARIBOU – CASCADEUR – CHAPELIER FOU – COCOON – CONGOTRONICS (DEERHOOFD, GIRLS IN HAWAII, KASAÏ ALLSTARS, KONONO N°1, SKELETONS, WILDBIRDS & PEACEDRUMS) – HOLY GHOST! – INTERGALACTIC LOVERS – JOY – KATERINE – LAURENT GARNIER – LILLY WOOD & THE PRICK – MELANIE LAURENT – MILES KANE – MIRRORS – MONTEVIDEO – NASSER – PAPAS FRITAS STARFUCKER – YOAV – YODELICE
Do not wait for buying your ticket, they are sold like hot cakes ! You will be able to order the ticket online directly on the Botanic website, go to agenda section.
What do we do before the concert? And after ?
After taking a breath at The National Botanic Garden of Belgium, you wil enjoy resting and restauring atCafé Bota. This cosy bar/restaurant team will quickly serve you a simple italian cooking and suggest you to taste its wines within a calm atmosphere. You will appreciate the wifi access offered to the customers. After the concert, the team will welcome the public till midnight to extend the party in music.
Practical information :
Rue Royale (or Koningsstraat ) 23, 61210 SAINT-JOSSE-TEN-NOODE Brussels Google Maps
How to get there :
- Train : Nord station(Bruxelles Nord) 5 min walking distance / Schedules and infos : www.sncb.be
- Metro : Lines 2 and 6 – stop « Botanique »
- Trams & Bus : Trams 92 and 94, Bus 61 – stop « Botanique » / Schedules and infos : www.stib.be
- De Lijn : Lines 270, 271, 272 et 358 / Schedules and infos : www.delijn.be
Les Nuits Botanique :
- Festival dates : May 10th to 29th 2011
- Ticket price is from 8.75€ for Bota’card suscriber /from 11.75€ for non suscriber
- Infos and online shop : http://www.botanique.be/ or +32 (0)2/218 20 15
- Opening times : 9h30 – 18h30
- Admission price : 5€
Café Bota :
- Restaurant opening times : 12.00 – 14.30 / 18.30 – 23.00.
- Website : www.cafebota.be
- Infos : firstname.lastname@example.org or +32 (0) 2/226 12 28
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