Tuesday, August 25, 2009
SKATEBIKE Presented by FM Magazine
When: 2 p.m. Saturday, September 5, 2009
Where: Emage, 1620 Platte St. (in the courtyard), Denver
Contact: Anthony Farfalla, firstname.lastname@example.org
WE SKATE. WE BIKE. AND SO FM MAGAZINE CREATED SKATEBIKE.
DENVER, CO.—SkateBike is an annual day-long, outdoor event that mashes up skateboard and fixed-gear bicycle culture. It is free, all ages, and includes bike/skate competitions for all levels with cash and product prizes. Additionally, there will be a vendor village, live music, food, and a pop-up art gallery with dozens of works by local artists.
Arts: Pop-up skateboard deck gallery featuring the work of local artists, live screen-printing from Indy Ink, plus a collaborative mural installation by local graffiti legends.
Live Music: Speedwolf, Input, DJ El Brian, DJ Ear Attent, DJ Cavem (of Moetavation), and more.
Culture: Skaters vs. bikers water balloon fight, four-square competition, and 42 Below fixed-gear gold sprint races.
Competitions: Best Trick (skateboard), PBR King Of The Ollie (skateboard), Track Attack alleycat race (bike), PBR Pick-up (bike).
Sponsors: Emage, Pabst Blue Ribbon, RedBull, Speakeasy, The 400, Track Shack, Salvagetti, A Family Affair, Indy Ink, Newspeak, The Fabric Lab, The Shoppe, Sexy Pizza, Wax Trax, Chrome Bags, Jiberish Clothing, DVLP, Use Octane Coffee, 42 Below Vodka, Forest Room 5, The Onion/A.V. Club, XRocksTheSpot.com.