Flounder & Friends Skatepark Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting

FandF-GrandOpening-BannerJoin us for the long-awaited grand opening of the Flounder & Friends Skatepark on Thursday, November 9th at 4pm! Be part of this special occasion as we express gratitude to our generous donors, listen to insights from the project team, and witness the ribbon cutting ceremony at 5pm that will mark the park's official opening.

Following the ribbon cutting, we'll host various demonstrations, including skateboarding, scootering, BMX, and inline skating. The park will then be open for skaters to enjoy until its closing time at 10pm. We have lights!

Be sure to bring cash/card for vendors! Skate vendors and food trucks will all be in attendance.

Event Timeline

4:00 pm

DJ Music by Arrested Sounds, Vendor Booths and Food Trucks Begin


Community Leaders and Project Team Speeches


Ribbon Cutting


Demos – Skateboard, Scooter, BMX, Inline


Open Public Skate


DJ Music, Vendor Booths and Food Trucks End


Park Closes/Lights Turn Off

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Skate Vendors

Life Skateboards, Lakeshore Videos, Jetblack Skateboards, Pardon My Thrashing & 606 Wheel Company, Testimony Skateboards, Asylum Skatepark, Character Skateboards, Buck's Bicycle Shop

Food Trucks

Dr. Dawg!, Travelin’ Tom’s Coffee Truck, Ricochet

Please dress appropriately for the weather.
Rain date is reserved for Monday, November 13th.

Hosted By the Valpo Skatepark Committee

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Flounder & Friends Skatepark