“Mayor Dude” Frank Ferry welcomed VIPs and over 30 lcoal kids who were contest winners from MayorDude.com to be among the fist to ride the new skatepark.
Mayor Frank Ferry and the Santa Clarita City Council welcomed skaters to a sneak preview of the City’s new 40,000 sq. ft. skatepark, at the Sports Complex Thursday ahead of the grand opening. Skaters, most of whom were selected via a contest on MayorDude.com, got to drop-in, grind, shred and generally explore the new park ahead of the large crowd that is expected today for the grand opening.
Today’s grand opening is scheduled for 3:30 at the new skatepark at the City’s Sports Complex. A few brief words will be spoken, pros will get a chance to demo the park and after that, the newest jewel in the City’s crown of excellent recreation offerings will be open to the public. The skatepark features lighting, enabling the park to be open into the night. The skatepark will close at 10 pm this evening.