Category ‚Events‘

Vans Syndicate x SHUT Shop Takeover Recap

06 June 2011, 13.53 | Posted in Events, Parties, Skateboarding | No comments »

Vans Syndicate and our fam at SHUT took over the LES on Friday night with the launch party for Rodney Smith’s deck and sneaker pack. Tammany Hall held the event and the place was filled with NYC skate OG’s, industry heads in town for Maloof and of course, sexy ladies. Rodney and SHUT co-owner Adam Schatz both performed live music sets while the crowd enjoyed the open bar. Check out a gallery of photos from our editor Brad Clarke after the jump.

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Love & Guts Super Session at Chelsea Piers Skatepark

01 June 2011, 18.21 | Posted in Events, Skateboarding | No comments »

Thursday June 2nd at 3pm is the Love & Guts Super Session at Chelsea Peirs. Join legends Lance Mountain, Jim Murphy, Steve Steadham, Ron Chatman, Christian Hosoi, Pat Ngoho, Bryce Kanights, Puppet Head, Papo, John Grigley, Ben Hatchell, Ivory Serra, John Fudala, Grind For Life’s Mike Rogers, Armando Roura, Tony Farmer, Buddy Nichols, Rick Charnowski, Harry Jumonji, and MC Billy Rohan to celebrate Thrasher’s 30th Anniversary and the Love and Guts art show opening at 7 PM at the Red Bull Space. This is going to be a session not a demo so bring your board. Oakley will be there giving out free product and NY Skateboarding will be covering the event. For more information on this and the other two Love and Guts events happening on June 2nd, check out

13th Annual TWS Awards | Red Carpet Interviews

20 May 2011, 13.50 | Posted in awards, Events, Skateboarding, videos | No comments »

The 13th annual TWS awards popped off and of course our homie Blair Alley was on the red carpet holding down the interviews looking real sharp in the Clarke Oxford woven. Check out what Lizard King, Chris Ray, Shane O’Neill, Torey Pudwill, Andrew Reynolds and more had to say about the night.

Vans: Off the Wall Spring Classic 2011

02 May 2011, 14.26 | Posted in Competitions, Events, Skateboarding | No comments »

The weather may be shitty all over the US but the forecast is calling for rays in Varazze, Italy for this weekend’s Vans: Off the Wall Spring Classic 2011. Expect Europe’s skate community to migrate to the beachfront city near Genoa for sun, fun, and a crack at part of the 10,000 euro prize money. Peep the event poster after the jump. Via FreshNGood.

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Harold Hunter’s Birthday Recap Video

27 April 2011, 16.07 | Posted in Events, Skateboarding, videos | No comments »

Here is the recap video from this years Harold Hunter Birthday All Star Jam. Check out the session that went down for the NYC skate legend and learn more about the Harold Hunter Foundation. Via

Emerica Wild in the Streets 2011

12 April 2011, 12.56 | Posted in Events, Skateboarding | 1 comment »

This is so dope. On June 19 Emerica is going to shut down the streets of Los Angeles with the wildest gang skate in history. Then out of that chaos will come kindness with tons of product hooked up for kids through the Boards for Bros program. Win win we say! Go here for more.

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G-Shock X KRINK | “Spray Paint the Walls” Recap

11 April 2011, 12.20 | Posted in Art, collabs, Events, Watches | No comments »

Last Friday was the launch party for G-shock x KRINK watch release and exhibition called “Spray Paint the Walls”. The walls were covered in KRINKS trademark dripped paint and guests enjoyed live performances that included a set from Nina Sky. Peep the watch and a couple party pics after the jump.

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COMUNE | “Everything Went Black” A Photo Exhibition Of Work By Jimmy Fontaine

05 April 2011, 15.39 | Posted in Events, photography | No comments »

Everything Went Black is a culmination of work and series of portraits documenting a span of punk shows, fashion, music and skateboarding culture. Jimmy Fontaine’s photos deem a stimulating and raw vision that has been described as an “undeniable, candid richness”. Comune will host a opening reception for the exhibition on Saturday in Costa Mesa, check out the flyer after the jump.

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Go Skateboarding Day 2011

29 March 2011, 18.58 | Posted in Events, Skateboarding | 1 comment »

Oh yeah, you know summer is finally here when Go Skateboarding Day is back. This year’s 9th anniversary GSD will have the streets of countries all over the globe taken over by skateboards on June 21, 2011. Hit GSD on Facebook for updates about events nearest you and hit the jump for a bigger look at Jim Phillips’ limited edition poster for this year.

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Harold Hunter Birthday Bash Benefit

14 March 2011, 14.17 | Posted in Events, Fundraisers, Skateboarding | 155 comments »

On Saturday April 2, The NYC skate community will come together to remember and celebrate Harold Hunter’s birthday and to raise money for the Harold Hunter Foundation. From noon to 3pm Garden Skate indoor skatepark will host the NYC All Stars skate jam before the party moves to The Blind Barber in the LES for an after party featuring DJ’s Smoke LES and Hiro. Hit the jump for full details.

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