Tony Hawk’s Stand Up For Skateparks w/Modest Mouse

Tickets Going Fast For Tony Hawk’s 10th Annual Stand Up For Skateparks Benefit Featuring Modest Mouse
Action Sports Festival Benefiting the Tony Hawk Foundation will offer live music, unique auction items, all-star Vert Demo, and much more!


Stand Up For Skateparks is sure to feature the must-see Tony and Andy doubles routine, as the two have been pairing up for choreographed antics for almost two decades. Photo: Jody Morris

As Tony Hawk’s 10th Annual Stand Up For Skateparks Benefit approaches, tickets are selling fast! Stand Up for Skateparks is celebrating a decade of raising funds that benefit youth in underprivileged communities, and the event has sold out every year. This year is set to sell out once again, but a few tickets are still available.

Tony Hawk’s Stand Up For Skateparks Benefit is presented by SLS Hotel & Casino Las Vegas and will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at Green Acres Estate in Beverly Hills.

Guests will enjoy ramp-side access for the Vert Demo with Tony and other skateboarding and BMX icons. Confirmed athletes include Tony Hawk, Lizzie Armanto, Mitchie Brusco, Andy Macdonald, Tom Schaar, Elliot Sloan, Kevin Staab, and Coco Zurita. The Vert Demo will be followed by a special live performance by Grammy nominee Modest Mouse at the intimate venue.

The family-friendly event also includes activities for all ages, exceptional food and drinks, as well as live and silent auctions for one-of-a-kind items and experiences. This year, the Stand Up For Skateparks auction will feature two unique high-performance luxury vehicles, along with a wide variety of other unique items and experiences.

Proxy bids are being accepted for Stand Up For Skateparks auction items, including a Triumph motorcycle and 2014 Lexus IS 250 F SPORT. View many of the amazing auction items HERE.

“It’s been 10 years, and our event keeps getting bigger and better!” said Tony Hawk. “This year we have a stellar lineup of skaters and a performance by one of my favorite bands, along with incredible auction items. I can’t wait.”

This year’s event will be Co-Chaired by Tony Hawk and renowned actor, director, and producer Jon Favreau. Benefit Committee members include Ron Burkle, Chantal and Stephen J. Cloobeck, Patrick Dempsey, Fred Durst, Leeza Gibbons, Bobby Kotick, Jason Lee, Tommy Lee, Chuck Liddell, Howie Mandel, Rodney Mullen, Sam Nazarian, Lyn-Z and Travis Pastrana, Christian Slater, Steve Van Doren, Mark Wahlberg, Lori and Bill Walton, Shaun White, and DJ-Z-Trip.

Tony Hawk’s Stand Up For Skateparks is made possible through the generosity and support of SLS Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, Kohl’s, Starkey Hearing Foundation, Activision, Bravo Sports, Dynacraft, HEXbug, Lexus, Nixon, olloclip, SIGG, Sweetwater, The Yucaipa Companies, and RIDE Channel.

Individual tickets and ticket packages are still available for the 10th-Annual Tony Hawk’s Stand Up For Skateparks Presented by SLS Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. To purchase tickets, please contact Lily Schwimmer at (760) 477-2479, or to purchase online visit: standupforskateparks.org. There you can also view some one-of-a-kind auction items, including signed memorabilia, unique experiences, and much more!

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