Tomorrow (6/21) is the official Go Skateboarding Day, the largest skate event day celebrated throughout the world. Here in NYC, 5Boro’s Steve Rodriguez has partnered with Nike, Transworld Skateboarding, CCS and Aqua Hydrate to setup a day full of skateboarding including some of your favorite pros from the Nike SB team.
11AM – Day kicks off with a CCS long ollie contest at Coleman/LES Skate Park
1:30PM – Nike SB pros at Coleman/LES skate park and a 5Boro Best Trick Contest
3PM – Nike SB team leads the way from Coleman/LES to special Nike pop-up park in Brooklyn (tag photos from the trip with #SKATEEVERYDAMNDAY for a chance to win some Nike product)
4PM – Nike SB team demo at the Nike SB Pop Up skate park in Brooklyn (50 Kent Avenue)
6PM – Open session at the Nike SB Pop Up skate park
* IMPORTANT – if you’re under 18 years old you will need to get a waiver signed at Ludlow Studios (40 Ludlow St) on 6/20 or 6/21. Kids under 18 without a waiver will not be able to skate in contests or skate the pop up park.
For the 21+ crowd SHUT and friends are setting up an alternate agenda helping celebrate the return of Tre Truck! Opposite the Nike agenda – Adult Go Skateboarding day starts in Brooklyn and then makes its way to the LES. Check the agenda below.
11AM – Day kicks off at House of Vans in Brooklyn, NY (25 Franklin St.)
12PM – Special guest performance by Ghostface & Raekwon of Wu-Tang at House of Vans
1PM – Head to McCarren skate park in Williamsburg BK and grab some refreshments at the Turkey’s Nest (94 Bedford Ave) or The Charleston (174 Bedford Ave) on the way
3PM – Head to Coleman/LES skate park or Arlene’s Grocery (95 Stanton St, NYC)
5PM – Finish up at 169 Bar (169 E Broadway, NYC)
We hope to see you out and about. For anyone unable to make it you can follow us on Instagram/Twitter/Facebook (@nyskateboarding), we’ll be posting pics throughout the day. For previous Go Skateboarding Days browse are archives. Be safe out there everyone!