Yeah, June 21 is mainly recognized as Father's Day and the first official day of summer. But it is also a day to show your appreciation for skateboarding.
Want to celebrate? Or skate in an area you never have before? Check out these skate parks or visit www.goskateboardingday.org for more info.
3rd Lair Skatepark
850 Florida Ave. S, Golden Valley; 763.79S.KATE
3260 Cty. Rd. 42 W., Burnsville; 952.224.3316
Overpass Skatepark (owned by the city and operated by 3rd Lair)
100 Washington Ave. S, Hopkins; 763.79S.KATE
All three locations will have free open skating the entire day in deference to the holiday.
Shakopee Skate Park
1255 Fuller St., Shakopee; 952.233.9500
This facility include ramps, quarter pipes, wedges, planters, grind rails, and a "fun box."