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You are invited, join cool sailing ships, climate activists, drummers and people.


2019 edition :
Project Turning The Tide reaches Aarhus
Saturday 7 September, 5pm dancing sailing ship by Dokk1, read more…

Project Turning The Tide reaches COPENHAGEN
Thursday 12 September
 @ Magneten, Refshaleøen

Sail in to Copenhagen Harbour, click map
At sunset sailing ships are dancing in the Copenhagen harbour, carrying drummers and international climate activists. 
During the day TTT offer activist speed-dating, talks, workshops, flag painting, and networking chill out.
At night, we serve free dinner from rescued food, along with live music, dance, networking, and a great view of Copenhagen.
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12th September (details below)
2-6.30 pm (kl. 14-18.30) @ Magneten
Meet each other at Magneten, join the crews of Hawila and Lovis, visit the ships and meet local citizens, international activists and artists. Encounter and share new ideas, make new friends, inspiration and network. There will be open spaces and talks, workshops, music, dance and art. At 6.30 ships sail from Magneten w drummers and activists
7-8 pm (kl 19-20) @ Copenhagen Harbor Sailing ships Hawila and Lovis will sail a ‘dance of ships’ in the Copenhagen Harbor, accompanied by a multitude of drummers. Ships can be seen, and heard,  between Skuespilhuset, Langelinie, Little Mermaid and Refshaleøen. It’s a ’wake up, act now’ sail, reminding us that our planet can not wait, that we want to be part of change, now. The ships and their crew have been traveling together from Germany to Aarhus and Copenhagen, by wind.
8pm (kl 20) @ Magneten We serve a communal dinner from rescued food
9pm-midnight @ Magneten Live music, acoustic jams, dance, chill,

Event is free, everyone is welcome, program details, see below If you like to present your idea, your local project, your community, your art, live performance, or something else relevant to dealing with climate change and climate justice, please contact us in advance (-:
With love, the crews of Lovis, Hawila and your Copenhagen Dream House activists

With participation of : PUSH Sweden , LOVIS projectHAWILA project , JANUN, GTPKA, Copenhagen Dream House , Activists from Ende Gelände, Acting for Climate, Extinction Rebellion, Foodsharing Copenhagen, and many more also JOIN : Global Climate Strike 20-27th September Fridays for Future
We thank ‘Sharing Copenhagen’ for support

See program details here : 
Space A 14.00-18.00 Turning the Tide – Open discussions and mini-workshops w the participants
Space B 14.30-16.00 Creativ Activism workshop w Boaz 16.30-18.00 Acting for Climate workshop w new circus artists and climate activist group
Space C
14.00-17.00 Open Lab – Flag painting workshop, w Jewel 15.00-17.00 Conversations with activists from Extension Rebellion 14.00-20.00 Chill Out and networking lounge
Space D 16.00-18.00 Gathering of Drummers On the SHIPS Hawila and Lovis 18.30 All activists and drummers, flags, lights, banners are ready to sail 18.45- 20.00 Sailing the Copenhagen Harbor, from Refshaleøen to Sorte Diamant and back
20.00-21.00 DINNER for everyone on MAGNETEN by Hawila’s chef Made from Rescued food, Copenhagen Foodsharing (donation)
Live performances w AcrobAction and Acting for Climate
Concert w Andreas Bennetzen, double bas and electronics
ACCOUSTIC MUSIC on ships and in Magneten