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Austin PARD Skatepark
"...a girl whomping ass on the ramps at the skatepark. The survival instinct in such young men seems to..."

April 7, 2000 Features Feature by Inga M. Muscio

Local Economy Could Use Skatepark

July 20, 2004 Postmarks

Summer Skate Fest and New Skate Park Opening in Round Rock
" on Saturday, July 21 at the Mabel Davis Skatepark (3427 Parker Ln., 472-7343). Registration and practice runs from..."

July 18, 2007 Sports Post by Mark Fagan

Naked City
Skatepark promised by city
"...however, by detailing plans for the city's first public skatepark, stating support for future facilities, and authorizing creation of..."

July 29, 2005 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Skate for Christ's Sake!
" the church for which Newberry ministers, the Calvary Skatepark was started as a way to tell kids about..."

April 7, 2000 Features Feature by Kate X Messer

Letting Voices Be Heard
Cine Las Americas programming is all about access
"...Washington, D.C. Make No Noise: The Story of a Skatepark, follows a group of Minnesotan teens who fight city..."

April 29, 2016 Screens Feature by Jessi Cape

Day Trips
The best day trips are the ones in the planning stages. Here are a few gems to consider.
" their tricks at the Lee and Joe Jamail Skatepark in Houston. One of the Top 10 skate parks..."

Sept. 4, 2009 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

House Park Skateboarders Roll for Action
A downtown skate fest raises the call for a city skateboard park
"...Seth Johnson, skater and president of the Austin Public Skatepark Action Committee ( But the project has stalled somewhere..."

July 16, 2004 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Dancing About Architecture
More clubs closing: Will the Hole in the Wall be one of them?
"...agreed to match funds raised for the soon-to-come Austin Skatepark, so Emo's is hosting a benefit for the project...."

Nov. 30, 2001 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Public Notice
Celebrate the emancipation of Texas slaves (albeit, two and a half years late) on Juneteenth!
"...Skate Austin Association's efforts to build Austin's first public skatepark. Tubularrrr. or 472-7343.Do They Take Flood Pants? The..."

June 15, 2001 Column by Kate X Messer

Public Notice
Austin's wheely hot this week and next with these fine skating fundraisers!
" directive is to build Austin's first public cement skatepark. Tic-tac that. or 472-7343...."

June 8, 2001 Column by Kate X Messer

Tekgnar (née Blondies)
"...What originally opened in 1987 as Lonestar Skatepark & Pro Shop, Austin's first skatepark, and further evolved..."

April 7, 2000 Features Feature by Inga M. Muscio

Virtual ACL Music Fest Keeps Flags Flying
Nostalgic livestream and rising Austin talent fundraise for the Austin Parks Foundation
"...aerial skateboarders at the Heath Eiland & Morgan Moss Skatepark (aka House Park) in a Nineties-styled clip...."

Oct. 16, 2020 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Off the Record
Max Dropout's garage-punk festival levels Beerland to Ground Zero; David Letterman hosts a Late Show spectacular at Antone's; What Made Milwaukee Famous grapples with success on second LP
"...Hex Dispensers, and Cheap Time amp up at the Skatepark of Austin Friday afternoon, while Denton's the Wax Museums..."

Dec. 7, 2007 Music Column by Austin Powell

Summer Camp Guide
"...SKATEPARK OF AUSTIN CAMP shreds all summer long with team..."

April 28, 2006 Features Feature by Nora Ankrum

Top 10 City Council Moments
"...multifaceted. For every badass plunge from a bridge, or skatepark dedication, there's something like November's Threads fashion show, where..."

Jan. 6, 2006 News Feature

Council Notes
Council considers toll study and Mexican-American Cultural Center
"...Chavez on River Street, temporarily being used as a skatepark, is the only part of the MACC that exists..."

Oct. 21, 2005 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Our readers talk back.
"...Local Economy Could Use Skatepark..."

July 23, 2004 Column

CYC Offers DIY Skate Video Workshop
"...a mini-press-corps of budding videographers gathered around the neighborhood skatepark or the pro-built local ramp, Canon GL-1's at the..."

June 25, 2004 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

"...Lonestar Skatepark was not the first skate park in Austin. That..."

April 14, 2000 Column

Sk8 Baby Sk8
Austin author Inga Muscio (Cunt, Seal Press) reflects on her experience as a badass skateboard babe and wonders why more women in Austin don't fancy life on four wheels.

April 7, 2000 Features Feature by Inga M. Muscio

They Don't Call It Gamefellas for Nothin'
" Elissa Steamer, the first female skater in the Skatepark of Tampa Pro Contest...."

Dec. 17, 1999 Screens Feature by Sarah Hepola

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