June 24-25, 2016

Over $25,000 in prizes

SkateFest is a two day charity based fundraiser event held in Northern Virginia. It includes skateboard competitions, Sk8 For A Cause, music, family friendly activites, food, games, over 12 skateboard vendor tents, over $25,000 in prizes and more!

FRIDAY
JUNE 24

PRELIMS AND REGISTRATION DAY

SATURDAY
JUNE 25

MAIN EVENT DAY

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PARTICIPANTS HYDRATED BY

 

Fairfax Surf Shop

Fairfax Surf Shop

Fairfax County Park Authority

Fairfax County Park Authority

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DK skate

Woodward

Woodward

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Ski travel

Wakefield Skate Park

Wakefield Skate Park
 

An epic event full of skateboarding

 

Plus free gear and a ton of the most legendary prizes to ever hit the DC Metro area. The weekend celebrates Go Skateboarding Day with family friendly activities for all ages: music, games, food, giveaways, skateboard vendor tents, the Sk8 For A Cause, Skate Competition all to benefit Children's National Medical Center.

The Skate Competition on Saturday features 5 main events and skaters from four separate age groups will compete for 42 custom prize packs. Over $25,000 in prizes!

Skaters from ages 5 - 50 who have raised money to benefit Children's National will Sk8 For A Cause and take a symbolic ride around Wakefield Park while picking up gifts from our sponsors along the way. The skater who raises the most money will win a scholarship to Camp Woodward. The top 10 will win prize packs!

papa-johns-185X115Back again this year is the $hred for Bread, an Advanced /Sponsored division for ALL AGES sponsored by Papa Johns, as a separate street skating contest for CASH PRIZES! FREE Papa Johns for up to a year + prizes! Learn more here!

 

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SkateFest has raised over $35,000 dollars for Children's National Medical Center of Washington DC over the past five years! Help us make this years event just as successful!

 

 

PARTICIPANTS HYDRATED BY

 

SK8 for a Cause

Skateboard to raise money for Children's National. Download here or pick-up (Fairfax Surf Shop) a Sponsor Form, and get as many friends, family, neighbors and companies as you can to fill out the Sponsor Form with a donation to Children's National Medical Center to sponsor you to skate along the Sk8 For A Cause check-pointed route. Ride begins at 1 PM at Wakefield Skate Park and is OPEN TO ALL AGES. Wakefield Skate Park is located at 8100 Braddock Road Annandale, Virginia.

Click HERE for more details.

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NEED AN HOTEL FOR SKATEFEST?

Holiday Inn Express - Springfield
OFFICIAL HOTEL OF SKATEFEST
For special rate, use code: SKF

CLICK HERE

Skate competition

The competition begins with preliminary tryouts on June 24 at Wakefield Skate Park. There are four age brackets - 11&U, 14&U, 18&U, 30 & Over and a separate (all ages) Advanced/Sponsored Division ($hred for Bread).

There are 4 event categories for each age bracket to compete in:

  • Half Pipe Jam
  • Best Trick
  • Park/Street Course
  • Game of S.K.A.T.E. (beginner and advanced)

MORE INFO

The (all ages) Advanced/Sponsored Division contest is called $hred For Bread (sponsored by Papa Johns) which is a street skating competition taking place in Wakefield Skate Park's new concrete plaza. Advanced and Sponsored skaters of any age group can enter to compete in this division for CASH PRIZES!

On the Main Festival Day, June 25, finals for the skate competition will begin at 2 PM and be held throughout the day.

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CA$H prizes and more

1st place - $500 CA$H!
FREE Papa Johns for 1 year *+ FREE Skate Gear [$1000 total value]

2nd place - $250 CA$H!
FREE Papa Johns for 6 months* + FREE Skate Gear [$500 total value]

3rd place - $100 CA$H!
FREE Papa Johns for 3 months* + FREE Skate Gear [$250 total value]

*Only valid in the National Capital Region.

Click HERE for more details.

JUST ANNOUNCED

Girls Only Competition

(All ages / All Levels)

Street Course Jam Style
Friday June 24, 2016

A special thanx to our sponsors:

The board bus

The board bus

Surfshop

Surfshop

Sotare

Sotare

Solstik

Solstik

One collective

One collective

Nectar

Nectar

Looksie

Looksie

Lefty 29

Lefty 29

Fearcliff

Fearcliff

EPTM

EPTM

Doebotz

Doebotz

Digiqp

Digiqp

Delores

Delores

Chipotle

Chipotle

Charmcity

Charmcity

Capital rentals

Capital rentals

One

One

Dan Kain

Dan Kain

Metrotek

Metrotek

Wreck Wheels

Wreck Wheels

Skate Girl Tribe

Skate Girl Tribe

Rhinohouse

Rhinohouse

Quasi

Quasi

Never Summer

Never Summer

Khiro

Khiro

Eastern

Eastern

United RSC

United RSC

Dgk

Dgk

Rastaclat

Rastaclat

Penny

Penny

Jetty

Jetty

Blind

Blind

Bustin

Bustin

All I need

All I need

Under Armour

Under Armour

The Boardr

The Boardr

Stereo

Stereo

Primitive

Primitive

Ramptech

Ramptech

Enjoi

Enjoi

Baker

Baker

Sequence

Sequence

Landyachtz

Landyachtz

Moonshine MFG

Moonshine MFG

Madrid

Madrid

Flypaper grip

Flypaper grip

Sunset

Sunset

Fortress

Fortress

Foskco

Foskco

Laugh

Laugh

Arbor Collective

Arbor Collective

Tum Yeto

Tum Yeto

Home Depot

Home Depot

Coalatree

Coalatree

Merriweather

Merriweather

Skitravel

Skitravel

Redbull

Redbull

Pigwheels

Pigwheels

Sikkshades

Sikkshades

Off Top

Off Top

Shake junt

Shake junt

Death wish

Death wish

Zero

Zero

Subway

Subway

Thundertrucks

Thundertrucks

Darkstar

Darkstar

Birdhouse

Birdhouse

930

930

Venture

Venture

DFYNT

DFYNT

Orangatang

Orangatang

BMW

BMW

Candygrind

Candygrind

Stussy

Stussy

Original

Original

Skateboard mag

Elements

Elements

Bones

Bones

Real

Real

Jessup

Jessup

Loaded

Loaded

Game truck

Game truck

Spitfire

Spitfire

Paris trucks

Paris trucks

Tony Hawk

Tony Hawk

Convoy

Convoy