INKHOPPER Festival 2016

Lowriders, Bikes, Tattoos, Foodtrucks & More

The venue Maschinenhalle of Zeche Carl in Essen (Germany) will open its doors for the INKHOPPER Festival 2016 on July 30th and 31st for the first time ever. You can expect live Tattoo (Lebenslaenglich Tattoos & Art Faktors from Essen), finest international Lowrider show, Custom Cars & Bikes, Street Food & Ice Cream, Cocktails, Beers (!), live Barbershop, live Music & Djs, live Graffitti (by SPONK DESIGN), live Pinstripes, live Engraving, Photoshootings and much more!

Special Guests: scene star Estevan Oriol (Los Angeles, CA) and REDA Photography (Paris, France).

Get your ticket and join the event!

30./31.07.2016 in Essen / Zeche Carl

The Tattoo Scene and the Chicano Lowrider Scene go since ever hand in hand, though the Lowrider-Community doesn't get that much attention in Europe yet. INKHOPPER Festival will change this in the Ruhr area!

Get the ticket and be there with us
Daypass (Tagesticket): 10,00 € (buy ticket)
Weekendpass (Wochenendticket): 18,00 € (buy ticket)
Childern up to 14 yrs free of charge.

What´s going on?

Details about the INKHOPPER Festival

More than 50 authentic domestic and international Low Rider, some of the most talented tattoo artists in the State of Nord Rhine-Westphalia, delicious Streetfood by the best Foodtrucks of the Ruhr area, from cold beer to finest Cocktails and well chosen bands that will rock it with you. All this makes the INKHOPPER Festival a Summer highlight you don't want to miss.

Promotions & Special Guests

Pinstriping, Graffiti, Tattoo, Low Rider, Streetfood

Beside the best class Lowrider Show and live Tattoo shows, there's much more waiting for you: live Graffitti by Sponk, crazy Pintstripping by Shizo, a photo exhibition by Red from Paris (one of the best photographers in the Low Rider Scene). It is an honour to host our special guest and king of the scene Estevan Oriol.

What awaits you...

Full action - for 2 day!

- Live Tattoos(Lebenslaenglich Tattoo & ArtFaktors Essen)
- Finest International Lowrider Show (u.a. RollerzOnly Car Club Germany)
- Custom Cars & Bikes
- Street Food & Ice-Cream (u.a. Snack'n'Roll, Matus Burritos)
- Cocktails'n'Beer
- Live Barbershop (Schnippis Barbershop)
- Live Music and DJ
- Live Graffiti by SPONK-DESIGN
- Live Pinstripes by SHIZO-Pinstriping
- Live Engraving by CARSTEN ESTERMANN
- Big charity show (information will follow)
- Photoshooting with Cars & Bikes for Kids

Schedule & Line Up

All Acts - all Facts

TimeTable Saturday:
17.30h – 18.00h: DjSet(UpSet)
18.00h – 18.30h: Macloud
18.30h – 19.00h: Laruzo
19.00h – 19.45h: Maio Live
19.45h – 20.15h: Maskoe
20.15h – 20.30h: DjSet (UpSet)
20.30h – 21.15h: Joachim Fucking Forester Band
21.15h – 21.30h: BREAK
21.30h – ENDE: Frank Blackfire (Ex Sodom / Kreator)
Danach – Party: DjSet (Up Set)

TimeTable Sunday:
19.00h – 19.30h: DjSet (UpSet)
19.30h – 21.00h: Maio
21.00h – 21.15h: BREAK
21.15h – ENDE: Joachim Fucking Forester Band

Special Guest: Estevan Oriol

Los Angeles / USA

Photographer and director Oriol will honour us with his presence. His photo- and videography reflect the urban gang cultures of Los Angales. Best known for his collabs with Danny Trejo Cypress Hill, Snoop Dogg, 50 Cent and others, he's also publishing own books, calendars and hosts the tv show Tattoo Stories. We're happy to welcome Estevan Oriol at the INKHOPPER Fesival!

Special Guest: REDA Photography

Paris / France

REDA, raised in a Parisian ghetto, is one of the most known Street-Photographers in France, deeply connected to the Urban Culture of the French capital. All of his works are not manipolated but show the true and bad sides of the Parisian life. No photoshopping. REDA's style is all about hip hop, tattooing, Lowriding and MMA.
INKHOPPER Festival 2016
c/o Puzig & Kompat UG (Haftungsbeschränkt)
Rellinghauser Str. 173, 45128 Essen DE

Infos: +49 (0) 201 / 22 00 241

Geschäftsführer: Erik Puzig
Sitz der Gesellschaft : Essen
Handelsregister : HRB26874
USt-IdNr.: DE303826039
Steuernummer :112/5747/1047