Category: News

OLATUNJI YEARWOOD LIVE ON STAGE

The winner of the 2015 Groovey International Soca Monarch, Olatunji Yearwood will be performing live at Soca vs Dancehall meets Bacchanalia on July 25th in Rotterdam.

The Trinidadian artist is no stranger in the Soca world, but he has gotten worldwide fame with his song “Ola” on the Kan Kan Riddim. This is the Carnival Afterparty you won’t want to miss. If you don’t believe us, just seach for Soca vs Dancehall Holland on youtube.

SOCA VS DANCEHALL JOINS WITH BACCHANALIA

The organization of Soca vs Dancehall which is the same organization of Bacchanalia, is joining both parties
together for the Rotterdam Carnival Afterparty. Soca vsDancehall which has been around for 6 years now, is known for it’s energetic Soca and Dancehall crowd. Bacchanalia which has the same enegy is a 100% Soca event.

Soca vs Dancehall meets Bacchanalia will be held at S.U.R. (Social Underground Rotterdam; ex Waterfront). The venue
has 2 areas, one will be for Soca vs Dancehall which will cater more to the dancehall crowd on that night and the other areawill host Bacchanalia which will cater to the 100% Soca lovers.

EXTASEA: FUN ON THE BOAT

The organization of Soca vs Dancehall is hosting their annual boat party for the 3rd year in a row.

The organization has changed the name of the event from Float to Extasea but promisies to have the same or even better vibes than the previous two years. There will be DJ’s from The Netherlands, the U.K. and the U.S. including International DJ Stephen (Machel Montano’s official DJ).  Extasea will have two areas, a Soca area and a Urban/Latin/Caribbean area.

R.E.C. & KING VERS FROM ST. MAARTEN

St Maarten’s Dancehalll & Soca artists R.E.C.

(Red Eye Crew) will be live on stage at the annual
Soca vs Dancehall Jouvert Morning Edition.

King Vers who is one of St Maarten’s prominent Soca
artist will be also giving a performance. Rumors
have it that St Maarten’s Dancehall Queen Kalisha
will also be on tour with the artists. This jouve edition
will be crazy!!!

SVD IS READY FOR JOUVE

On Friday February 27 2015, Soca vs Dancehall
will be hosting it’s annual Jouvert Morning Edition.

The party that starts at midnight an go on till 6am
is always one of the most fun editions every year.

For those who don’t know Jouvert Morning is normally
held in the Caribbean around Carnival. It’s s street
party that starts around 4am and goes on till midday
where people come out in their pajamas’s to party,
symbolizing that they came straight from bed to the party.

We can’t do this in the streets in The Netherlands so we
have an indoor Jouvert Morning. Dresscode is anything you
want. You can come out in your fashion & bling or you
can come in pajama’s, shorts, swimsuit, lingerie. It’s your
party, come how you want.

JAH CURE LIVE AT SVD – EUROPEAN CLASH


As this will be the last Soca vs Dancehall for 2014,
Soca vs Dancehall in combination with Club Empire,
has just added one of the world’s most popular reggae artist to the line up of
Soca vs Dancehall European Clash.

We’re talking about non other than JAH CURE!!!

SOCA VS DANCEHALL – EUROPEAN CLASH!!!!

On Saturday November 29th we’ll be hosting the
last Soca vs Dancehall for 2014, The European Clash!!!
DJ’s and crews from Germany and The UK will be
joining the Dutch Crew for a night of Caribbean vibes.
There are buses leaving from Almere and Amsterdam.
There are also buses leaving from Bielefeld and Dortmund
in Germany and a flight leaving from London. For travel
info check our Transport page.

SOCA VS DANCEHALL HALLOWEEN EDITION IS BACK!!

After 3 years we’re is bringing back our Halloween Edition. The
last Soca vs Dancehall Halloween Edition was back in 2011 in
Arnhem and was a huge success. Although we’ve had numerous
request the past two years to organize another Halloween edition,
we decided to wait until Halloween falls on a weekend to make it
a real Halloween experience. This year’s edition will be held at the
famous Paard van Troje in The Hague (Den Haag). There are buses
available from Almere, Amsterdam, Dordrecht and Rotterdam.
Earlybird tickets are now on sale for only €10. This year’s Halloween
Edition is expected to be huge.

PEETAH MORGAN (MORGAN HERITAGE) WILL PERFORM AT SOCA VS DANCEHALL

The internationally known Jamaican artist Peetah Morgan of
Morgan Heritage will give a live performance at Soca vs Dancehall –
Glow In The Dark Edition on September 26 in Rotterdam. Peetah is
widely known for his great voice, nice music and numerous hits.
There will be no extra charges on tickets for this live performance.
It’s a gift from Soca vs Dancehall and Club Empire.

SOCA VS DANCEHALL GLOW IN THE DARK EDITION

On Friday September 26 2015 Soca vs Dancehall will be
hosting it’s annual Glow In The Dark Edition. This will take
place at Club Empire in Rotterdam. After the success of last
year’s edition we had to bring it back. DJ Tate from London
will be coming over for this special edition and will be supported
bij the all star Soca vs Dancehall DJ line up. Earlybird tickets
have been sold out since June. Regular tickets are €14.