Category Archives: Event

Look Back Library – BrotherBoarderPowerSlap Tour West Coast edition!

Kevin Mark’s Look Back Library Tour is back on the west coast and will be at Commonwealth Skatepark in Portland Oregon this Friday!  The tour features a bevy of out of print publications, notable covers, and a chance to see … Continue reading

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Skateistan Fundraiser with Punk Rock Karaoke

Tomorrow we are hosting a fundraiser for Skateistan along with our good friends Hella Vegan Eats in their new home at Classic Cars West in Oakland!   The Punk Rock Karaoke Collective has brought us into the fold, so we’ll … Continue reading

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The Look Back Library – BrotherBoarderPowerSlap Magazine Tour

The Look Back Library #BrotherBoarderPowerSlap classic skate magazine exhibit rolls into Starr Skates today in Tucson, AZ. This is their third stop on a 50 city tour that will span the next seven months.  Each exhibit varies as magazine covers … Continue reading

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Mike V. at Pizzanista

Pizzanista hosted Mike Vallely a couple weeks back to talk about his infamous “Barnyard Board.” The shape of the deck was seen a precursor to modern street decks, but the Marc McKee graphic also has a story behind it. With … Continue reading

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Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale

The WWVBS (Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale) is wrapping up this weekend so if you’ve been sitting around thinking about buying some sweet treats for a good cause, the time is now!  The WWVBS is a week of ad-hock bake sales … Continue reading

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World Vegan Day

Nov. 1st is WORLD VEGAN DAY and the 69th Anniversary of the founding of The Vegan Society! If you’re the sort that never talks much about what you eat, or don’t eat (not sure if that kind of vegan exists) … Continue reading

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Food Fight 10th Anniv. / Curb Skate Contest / Circus Protest Planning

Food Fight Grocery turns 10 this Sunday! (September the 8th) To celebrate, their having a potluck in the field across from the Vegan MiniMall!  In conjunction, a Slappy Session Curb Contest will be going down, (low to the ground grinds … Continue reading

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Go Skateboarding Day

Emerica’s “Wild in the Streets” Detroit was an unforgettable experiences and raised some cash for a two very worthy local causes. Emerica will be back at it again on Go Skateboarding Day in Austin, TX. One of the beneficiaries of … Continue reading

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Punk Rock Karaoke for Chicago Anarchist Film Fest

Punk Rock Karaoke is back tomorrow night at Township! 2202 N. California (Chicago, IL FOOLS) Its a real time benefit for the Chicago Anarchist Film Festival which is also going on this weekend. Come out and sing your favorite punk … Continue reading

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Keep Skateistan Rolling

The Keep Skateistan Rolling fundraiser kicked off this week to raise a very modest goal of $25,000. The work of Skateistan should be familiar to any regular readers of this blog, but if this is your first time reading about … Continue reading

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