The Party Boat Ric's Art Boat and The Party Boat Ric's River Boat
Two event boats or party boats on the canal near Tours & Taxis: Ric’s Art Boat and Ric’sRiver Boat. They belong to the history and the memory of this town. Ric’s River Boat has even a historic past because it was built before the First World War, in 1900, and has been the property of the Royal Dutch Marine
They are now used for cultural and social events. In order to support the high cost of renting and maintenance they can be hired for special occasions,
Corporate events, receptions, staff parties, banquets, press conferences on a boat in Brussels, weddings,engagements, anniversaries etc
Two unusual places in Brussels!
Ric's River Boat and Ric's Art Boat , moored at Quai des Péniches/Akenkaai, 12 , 1000 Brussels, along the canal , opposite the listed building " Tour & Taxis " and
very close to the Terrassess and the Tower of UP- site.
"Ric’s River Boat"has a white /Red colour outside and an exotic outlook inside.
It is suited for private celebrations, cocktail parties, weddings, anniversaries.
Seated a hundred persons. Standing 170 persons.
Ric's Art Boat" has an White /Grey colour.
There are two floors and it is more basic. Each floor holds about 100 persons.
Suited for dances, concerts, exhibitions, sketches.
BrusselsRic’s Boatsare famous for the organization of a wide variety of parties: events of the European Community (various nationalities), parano evenings, 80-generation parties, electronic
sessions, fetish events in co-production Brussels and Paris, Latino Noces (salsa and merengue), African jam sessions(reggae).
Ric's Boatsare also places where private parties for several recreational and cultural cores intersect in a varied program.
“Ric’s Boats”,indeed, have grown into an"institution" in Brussels, as they have beenactive formore than 35 years(1973) in the Port of Brussels at the Beco Dock. Each floor holds about 100 persons.
Boats are part of "Quality Nights" (an initiative of the Ministry of Health of the Brussels Capital).