Kings of ConcreteFamily-Friendly Skate Event at Temple Bar on Saturday, 17th June.
Kings of Concrete is a celebratory event running in conjunction with the Cultivate Community Festival. The aim of the event is to raise awareness about a wide selection of alternative sports in Ireland from skating to rollerblading, Parkour, breakdancing, BMX and even Graffiti.
Kings of Concrete are celebrating a recent initiative taken by the government to allocate funds for the building of 21 concrete skateparks around Ireland. Admission to Kings of Concrete is free and this urban event takes place at the Civic Office Amphitheatre at Woodquay in Temple Bar's west end.
Tonnes of urban activities will take place including an all day session on the spine ramp for skateboarding, BMX, and rollerblading. Music will be provided by Remedy D.J.'s as well as Lectrosoul live and a soundtrack by Choice Cuts.
A graffiti jam, Parkour, break dancing and a game of hacky sack will all be happening. Snacks will be provided by Baz's BBQ and smoothies can be enjoyed from the Happy Pear Smoothie Van. Enjoy the fun at this brand new Kings of Concrete event from 12-6pm. An after party fundraiser will run in Karma from 8pm till late.