3rd Annual Stand Up For Skateparks

3rd-ANNUAL “STAND UP FOR SKATEPARKSHOSTED BY TONY HAWK, SEAN PENN AND JAMIE LEE CURTIS to benefit Tony Hawk Foundation’s mission to create quality public skateparks in low-income communities.

November 5, 2006 — Green Acres, Beverly Hills

The Tony Hawk Foundation’s third-annual Stand Up For Skateparks benefit returns to Beverly Hills on Sunday, November 5, 2006. Co-chaired by Tony Hawk, Sean Penn, Jamie Lee Curtis, David Spade, Jon Favreau, Benicio Del Toro, Stacy Peralta, Mat Hoffman, Shaun White, Chad Hedrick, Robert Kotick (Activision), and Bob McKnight (Quiksilver), this one-day family-centric carnival will take place at the expansive Green Acres estate.

The November 5 event envelops Green Acres Estate and will feature a vert demo by Tony Hawk, Bob Burnquist, Pierre Luc Gagnon, Bucky Lasek, Mat Hoffman, Andy Macdonald, and Shaun White. The main lawn areas of the Estate will feature an extensive number of adult- and kid-friendly interactive activities, crafts, food, live and silent auctions, and great giveaways, plus a skate clinic with THF Board Member Mike Vallely and a special musical performance by Anarchy Orchestra.

Proceeds from Stand Up For Skateparks will help the Tony Hawk Foundation fulfill its mission of assisting low-income communities in the development free, quality public skateparks. For more information on Stand Up For Skateparks, including tickets, log on to standupforskateparks.org.