News and Events
Saturday, April 11, 7-10 — Let the Good Times Roll!
An all-ages community event to benefit the Almonte Skatepark.
Almonte Old Town Hall
Friday, March 13th — Almonte Skatepark Dance presented by Electrosesh
9 to midnight
Available through ticketscene.ca
or at Baker Bobs
Ages 15 and up
Bags will be checked at the door.
We Need Your Votes!
We have entered into the Aviva Community Fund — a funding avenue that we can win solely by volume of votes!!
Please go to this link and register (3 minutes), and vote daily (1 minute!). Start today, as it is a timed round, that ends on November 3rd — and then it's the semi-finals!
What easier way to get $50 to 100,000, than by voting! No cupcakes to bake, no cars to wash!
Please support us by voting, AND SHARING! and lets get kids off the streets of Almonte, and into a safe Skatepark!
Do you live rurally? Not enough traffic on your road to have a successful yard sale at your place? THEN JOIN US!
CONQUER THE CONCRETE III SUNDAY JUNE 29TH 10-4
As part of this day to skate, we will also be hosting a yard sale. To book your table please call 613-256-1077 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Tables are $20, rain or shine - outdoors in front of arena on grass. If raining, we will provide you a spot inside! Great exposure, lots of people driving by! Book your table soon!
Shop the Hub Raised $3700
Shop the Hub to Skate raised $3700 for the Almonte Skatepark Project. Thank-you to our friends at The Hub for hosting and donating the weeks sales, to Don’s Meat Market for donating to our BBQ, and to The Beer Store for your support!
Make a Donation Today!
Get On ‘Board’! Every $50 you donate will pay for one square foot of the Almonte Skate Park. At 10,270 square feet, our park will be one of the largest and best in the area. As a destination for skaters, rollerbladers, and BMX bikers, the Almonte Skate Park will have people from all around coming to visit our town.
We need your help to reach our goal of $530,000 – donate today!
Your Town, Your Skate Park
A Small Contribution Goes a Long Way
The Karson Group
The Karson Group has generously donated to the skatepark and has become our first Platinum sponsor!. Thank you to The Karson Group!
May 5 - 10, 2014
Starting Monday May 5th until Saturday May 10th, proceeds from the week's sales at the Hub will be donated to the Almonte Skatepark. Thank you to The Hub!
May 10, 2014
On Saturday May 10th we will be having a BBQ in the parking lot beside the Hub! Bring your empties for our bottle drive. Youth, bring your board, scooter or bike.
New Friends of the Skatepark – thank-you to Dr. Ross Goodman, Almonte Veterinary Services, and the Gamble Family, C.R. Gamble Funeral Home, and in the Bronze Level – Herb & Helen Pragnell. Thank-you!!
Halloween Havoc 2013, an event by Electrosesh Entertainment raised $1000 for the Skatepark! Thanks to Brad Campbell and his crew, and to the many volunteers who supported the event. Check out the video on facebook, looks like the kids had a great time!
June 23, 2013
Don’t forget the Conquer the Concrete Event Sunday, June 23rd 10 - 4. Please note that waivers are required to participate for anyone under 18. Please download your copy here and have your parents sign it BEFORE you arrive. You cannot participate without a parents signature. Helmets are mandatory for all participants under the age of 18..
June 10, 2013
Next Week! Don’t miss our DESIGN UNVEILING PARTY, Monday, June 18th from 4:30 – 7pm at TYPS. We’ll have the design that has been created by Spectrum Skatepark Design for Almonte! Come take a look!!
June 1st, 2013
More great news! Our community is so supportive of the Skatepark! Our new ‘friends’ who have donated: Evelyn Wheeler, Foil Media, The Co-operators Insurance, Ryno Motors, and at the Bronze Level, the Doctors of the Ottawa Valley Family Health Team.
May 25th, 2013
Our website is launched! A huge thank-you to Candace Tierney for donating her time to set up the website!
May 10th, 2013
We are planning a Skate/BMX day for our Youth (and the young at heart!)January, 2013
A big thank-you to Rob Reneau for creating our Skatepark logo!
May 10th, 2013
We are planning a Skate/BMX day for our Youth (and the young at heart!)May 9th, 2013
Our fund-raising campaign has kicked into high gear and we are thrilled to say that cheques have started coming in! Thank-you to our ‘Friends of the Skatepark’ – Devlin’s Collision Center, Almonte, and Coady’s Car Care, Almonte, for your support!
May 10th, 2013
We are planning a Skate/BMX day for our Youth (and the young at heart!)
Check out some of the silent auction items for our April 11th event. Thanks to those who have donated!.