Monte Vista Skatepark Grand Opening Saturday June 15th

The amazing new skatepark in Monte Vista will be the scene of a big grand opening celebration Saturday, June 15th. The 8th Annual Rally in the Valley coincides with the park opening, which is perfect because these bikers were a big reason that the park happened. Thanks to Pillar Design and Artisan Skateparks for creating such a great park! Check out this link for more info.

Skate to Donate Event for JeffCo Schools Saturday, September 15

Skate to Donate is throwing a 5 mile distance skate and festival to benefit Jefferson County’s underfunded schools this Saturday, September 15th. Registration (and starting point) is at the new Arvada Skatepark (Apex Center). You can sign up at anytime between 9:30am-1pm. Distance skate starts at 2pm and ends at the festival in Olde Town Arvada. Registration of $20 gets you lunch and water.

New Waters Way (Ft. Collins) Skate Spot Construction Photos

Check out these construction photos of the new Waters Way Skate Spot in Ft. Collins. This is a city project, but all of the workers are from the Team Pain crew. The Waters Way park is located near the intersection of Trilby Rd. and Lemay Ave. The spot should be open to skate shortly after completion of construction, which looks to be very soon! Thanks to James for the photo update.

Loveland’s Planned Mehaffey Skatepark Gains 5,000 Square Feet

Loveland’s next skatepark, at Mehaffey Park, is now planned to be 5,000 square feet bigger, but will take more time to complete. The city just purchased more land for the park, which allows for more parking and bigger amenities. The skatepark was originally planned to be 10,000 square feet – now it is planned to be 15,000. The park is expected to open in the spring of 2014. Check out this article for more information.