Go Skateboarding Day

Next Saturday, 21 June 2025

Feeling 'board'? Go Skateboarding Day is the perfect cure! It is celebrated on  June 21 every year. It doesn't matter whether you're a professional skateboarder or just wish to try something fun, Go Skateboarding Day is for all who wish to try their hand at this cool sport!

June 21st is also the first day of summer and nothing screams summer more than shredding on your skateboard and catching some sunrays!

The long days and warm weather of summer are perfect for spending time outdoors, and skateboarding is a great way to enjoy the sunshine, get some exercise, and have some fun!

A man skateboarding

Go Skateboarding Day is also referred to as International Skate Day sometimes. 

Who Started Go Skateboarding Day

It was all thanks to The International Association of Skateboard Companies who came up with the idea of ​​Go Skateboarding Day to promote this sport. 

More specifically, Don Brown, the former marketing director of IASC, was the one who came up with this idea. He wanted to dedicate a day to the global skating community. This is also for all those who wish to try skateboarding, there is no better opportunity than this!

Celebrate Go Skateboarding Day With Contests, BBQs, Free Products and More

Mark your calendars because June 21st will be the best day of summer because it's Go Skateboarding Day.

Since it is an international celebration, skateboarders from all over the world participate in Go Skateboarding Day. Local events are ample so make sure to check out your area to see if any skateboarding events are being held on this day.


Skateboarders having a BBQ

What's a better combination than sunshine, the fresh smoky smell wafting off the BBQ, and shredding on your skateboard? Go Skateboarding Day offers it all.

Usually skate companies and shops host BBQs on this day. These are often accompanied by live music performances.

Skateboarding Contests

Skateboarding contests are an obvious activity on this day. After all, it is the only day when skateboarders from all over the world gather to show their skills.

Skateboarding contest

Go Skateboarding Day contests are all about having a blast, with a variety of options from high-flying ollie contests to creative line showcases, and even fun beginner races and costume contests, so there's something for everyone to shred and win.

Do not shy away from participating on this day! 

Free Products and Prizes

Things such as stickers, skateboard parts, and even clothes are thrown in the crowds so you are a lucky one if you are able to catch them.

Wish to know about more such cool and fun days? Read Your Ultimate Guide to 2024 Wacky, Funny and Weird Holidays.

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Go Skateboarding Day - Next years

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