Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Pottsville Skate Jam @ East Side Skate Park / Joulwan Park

The Pottsville Skate Jam at the East Side Skate Park / Joulwan Park, Pottsville is scheduled for Saturday, October 24th, 2015.

The event will including skateboarding, music, and art.  The fundraising even is to maintain the current excellent condition and to fund future endeavors at the skate park.

The follows events are scheduled:

  • Open Skate Session (1:00PM-4:00PM), including a demo by skateboard teams from skate shops/companies based in Northeastern PA. Magic 105.5 will be broadcasting live from 1pm – 3pm; donated prizes will be awarded for best tricks and style.
  •  Live Music (4:00PM-8:00PM) (Located at the Lion’s Amphitheater behind park):
    • Bands to perform (All bands are donating their time and talent in hopes of raising money and spirits in the local scene.)
      • From Philly (Tamaqua, PA)
      • Gorilla Pack (Pottsville, PA)
      • For Ages (Hazelton, PA)
      • Thick Brown Fur (Pottsville, PA)

  • Halloween Costume Dance Party (8:00PM-10:00PM)
  • This will be an all-ages event that is open to the public. Prizes, donated from local businesses, will be awarded for best costumes and dance moves. We are encouraging people from the city to dress up, come enjoy the festivities, and have a good time with old and new friends.
Anyone wishing to sponsor the event can do so by Friday, October 16th, 2015 by contacting organizers at