Grand Opening of Woodlands Skatepark

When

Date:  Wednesday, August 11, 2021
Start Time:  10:00 am
End Time:  6:00 pm

Where

Woodlands Skatepark
165 Sturgeon Rd, St. Albert, AB ↗

Organizer

City of St. Albert

Cost

This a free event.


What's Happening

Join us as we celebrate the grand opening of Woodlands Skatepark and welcome its new presenting sponsor:

Bright Dental logo

The event will highlight the new park design which now accommodates all wheeled-sport disciplines for all skill levels. 

The formal ceremony including ribbon-cutting takes place from 1 to 1:45 p.m.

In addition to jam sessions with local riders, the event will also include introductory skate school sessions, overviews of safe park use etiquette, refreshments, swag giveaways, music and more!

Schedule of Events

(times are approximate and subject to change)

10:00 - 10:30 a.m. Scooter/BMX School (Drop-in)
10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Skate School (Drop-in)
11:40 a.m. Park Overview - new features, etiquette, graffiti protocol
Noon - 1 p.m. Open Skate Session
1:00 - 1:45 p.m. Formal Ceremony including ribbon cutting
1:45 - 2:30 p.m. Drop-in Skate Session - riders available to offer tips
2:40 p.m. Q&A and Park Etiquette Session
3:00 - 3:45 p.m. Jam Session 
3:45 - 4:30 p.m. Demo Session - skateboards, bikes, scooters, rollerblades
4:30 - 6 p.m. + Jam session

Food will be available to purchase from the nearby Splash Deck Cafe. 

BMX rider at Woodlands Skatepark   Skater rides bowl of Woodlands Skatepark

Thank you to the following businesses for their support of this event:

●  Globe

●  Spy

●  Rumor

●  Source

●  Easy Rider

●  Local 124

 

Last edited: August 10, 2021