Take part in National Go Skateboarding Day at Williams Farm Skate Park

Saturday, June 21, 2014 | Activities run from 10 am – 5pm

Friday, June 13, 2014

(Virginia Beach, VA) – Grab your board and head out to Williams Farm Skate Park (5269 Learning Circle) on Saturday, June 21, 2014, to celebrate the official holiday of skateboarding: Go Skateboarding Day. From 10 am - 5 pm, skaters of all ages can challenge their friends to games of S.K.A.T.E., Stack It, the Wall Ride Challenge and more for prizes and bragging rights.

Williams Farm Skate Park is a 25,000 square foot, concrete skate park that features a tiered bowl, flow park and urban skate plaza. LED lighting allows access from 8 am to 9 pm daily for public skate. Skate parks are free and open to the public, but a free Skate Park Pass and helmet are required for entry.

Don’t forget to visit Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation’s two other skate parks at Mount Trashmore Park (310 Edwin Drive), which includes a 24,000 square foot extensive street course flowing from an aboveground, seven-foot deep bowl as well as a competition-sized vert ramp that stands at a massive 13.5 feet tall and 40 feet wide; and Woodstock Park (5709 Providence Road) which has 10,400 square feet of concrete skateable area and features several challenging components, the plaza contains a five-foot tall quarter pipe, vert wall, rails, hubba ledges, radial ledges, stairs and handrails to provide endless skating action.

For more information about Go Skateboarding Day activities at Williams Farm Skate Park, please call the park office at (757) 385-3064.

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