Archive for the 'Events' Category

Wallenberg 2009

Chris Cole threw down a BS 360 on his second try. Check the video here.

Battle at the Berrics- And the winner is

It has been a epic battle. Check the Benny Farifax and Mike Mo final here.

Halloween Hellraiser Skateboard Showdown

The Halloween Hellraiser will be at the New Design High School in LES, NYC this Saturday, November 1. $3000 in cash is on hand for Best Trick, while $100 will be awarded for best-costume. Halloween Hellraiser Skateboard Showdown New Design High School Ludlow & Grand (on the roof) New York City, NY Saturday, November 1st [...]

Stevie Williams opening SK8TIQUE in Atlanta

Stevie Willams ( DKG ) and DJ Don Cannon have opened up their own Skate Boutique (Sk8tique), in their new home of Atlanta. Sk8tique will be having their Grand Opening this Friday. If you’re in the ATL then check it out. You can get more info here.

Kris Markovich- Famous For nothing art show

Kris Markovich is winding down his first solo art show at Swiv Tackle Circus tomorrow night. To bring the show to a close he’ll be doing a live painting while DJ Blackass spins the tunes.Take a look at photos from the exhibit and opening night. Kris has a new skate company called GIVEN Skateboards, check [...]

20 Years of Black Label

Wow, 20 years of the Elephant. Check out the drunkerds at Hensley’s Pub. Also, be sure to check out the Black Label blog.

SK8OLOGY Skate Art Show and Auction

On Saturday August 23 the ISM Gallery (in Long Beach) will host the opening exhibition of SK8OLOGY, showcasing over 150 creative deck canvases from some awesome artists and professional skaters. The show will then travel to San Diego September 4-6 for the Action Sports Retailer (ASR) Trade Show and then off to Florida September 12-14 [...]

P-Rod and Pierre-Luc get Big Pay Day at the Maloof Money Cup

The Maloof Money Cup wrapped yesterday and paid out the biggest purse in Skateboard history. Paul Rodriguez won the street comp and wins $100,000. Pierre-Luc Gagnon won the Vert comp and takes home $75,000. The biggest payday in skateboarding history came Sunday night when Paul Rodriguez, the son of the comedian of the same name, [...]

Nike SB Nothing But the Truth

Nike SB has their first skate video premiering next month (starting in LA) entitled “Nothing But The Truth”. You can go here to check out trailers from the video or see if they will be premiering in your city.

Chris Nieratko at Lowbrow Emporium Austin Texas

Chris Nieratko of Big Brother fame was here in Austin last night promoting his new book Skinema. Chris setup at Heather Roach’s (also of Big Brother fame) shop called LowBrow Emporium. Lowbrow is a cross between a Art, book, toy and skate shop. It’s a interesting store and if you’re in Austin it’s a must [...]