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Long Beach’s First Skate Plaza Opens at McBride Park this Saturday
The highly anticipated Ernest McBride Skatepark, a collaboration between LA-based Spohn Ranch Skateparks, ASK Long Beach and the City of Long Beach, California, will host an official grand opening ceremony this Saturday, February 11.
Spohn Ranch recently completed construction of the skatepark and is now handling the final details as the park prepares for the grand opening. The 9,000 square foot skatepark is state-of-the-
By far the most compelling and significant aspect of this design, however, is the inclusion of the letters “LBC” in the banked wall. The larger-than-
The park is located at 1520 Martin Luther King Ave and the ceremony will begin at 10:00 a.m.
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Spohn Ranch is a nationally-recognized contractor specializing in the design and construction of cutting-edge skateable landscapes. Spohn Ranch's deep roots in skateboarding originate with the first X-Games in 1995, when they were hired by ESPN to design and build the competition courses. After launching skateboarding into the mainstream with the X-Games, Spohn Ranch has helped hundreds of communities across the globe achieve their skatepark dreams. For more info visit http://www.spohnranch.com.