Bruisers 2012

500 Bruisers from all over the world met up in Miami to sail to the Bahamas for one memorable weekend of positive vibes while also witnessing the inspiring vitality and cultural movement that is the Bruise Cruise evolve and take life.

Bruise Cruise 2012 Bands

BC 2012′s lineup featured live performances from Fucked Up, King Khan and The Shrines, Thee Oh Sees, The Soft Pack, Quintron and Miss Pussycat, Neil Hamburger, The Togas, Mikal Cronin, a special surprise performance from Kyp Malone (TV on the Radio), a dance class by bounce artist Vockah Redu and multiple spoken word workshops by Jello Biafra (Dead Kennedys).

Bruise Crewz 2012

Bruise Cruise would not have been possibly without our amazing crew. Everyone held it down and helped create an epic weekend that we’ll never forget. THANK YOU BRUISE CREWZ!

Life on Board 2012

A glimpse of life on board Bruise Cruise 2012.

Photobooth 2012

Bruise Cruise photographer Jackie Roman and NY artist Debbie Allen made this awesome Bruiser photobooth possible. Get tropical!

The Dating Game

Bruise cruise’s very own version of The Dating Game was a huge success in matching up single cruisers or at least letting everyone know whose single and ready to mingle!

Bounce Dance Class

Bounce artist Vockah Redu and his Cru wowed Bruisers with their slammin’ late night performance on Friday, and then came back Sat afternoon to teach everyone their hottest booty shaking moves.

Mimosa Party

Pro Surfer/Bruiser Alek Parker hosted a mimosa party on Saturday at 10am on the Lido Deck as the ship was docking in the Bahamas. Bruisers donned their bathrobes, and champagne was passed around. Perfect way to kick off the second day of Bruise Cruise!