Vans Surf Team riders and some of the nicest guys ever, The Gudauskas Brothers- Dane, Tanner and Pat along with some friends of the San Clemente Foundation are hosting their 2nd Annual Stoke-A-Rama on September 14th. The surf event comes to San Clemente with divisions starting at 14 years and younger. Time to get stoked!
Geoff Rowley, Chris Pfanner, Dustin Dollin, Chima Ferguson, Daniel Lutheran, Johnny Layton, Gilbert Crockett, Rowan Zorilla, Kris Vile, Nassim Guammaz and Sam Partaix are on a Vans Pro Skate World Tour. This week, they did a demo at the legendary Southbank in London (which is at risk of being demolished.) Make sure to follow the entire tour and meet up if you can.
Vans once again partners with Los Angeles-based indie label IAMSOUND to present the Classic & City Events series to celebrate Vans’ iconic Classics footwear collection across the globe. The free, all ages shows will kick-off in the U.S. with events taking place in Austin, San Francisco and Boston. The series will run over the span of three weeks in September and October featuring live performances from critically acclaimed musical acts, an interactive video installation, and giveaways of customized Vans Classics and limited edition socks and tees.
Tammany Hall in New York will be holding a Videgrass movie premiere of "The Last Ones" featuring Vans Snow Team riders Darrell Mathes and Zac Marben) and "Deja Vu" featuring Will Lavigne and Phil Jacques. The event goes down Saturday, Sept. 7th at 8pm with free beer and music by Max Klaw.
The House of Vans is holding the annual A.skate event coming up on Saturday, September 28th from 11am to 1pm EST. Volunteers are need! So if you're in the NY area and want to help out a great cause, make sure to sign up for this Autism friendly skateboard clinic.
The Vans OTW Collection and OffTheWall.TV present the next installment of An OTW Minute featuring Alexander Spit. In episode two, up-and-coming rapper/producer Alexander Spit takes viewers on a ride through Los Angeles as he speaks candidly on a range of topics that have shaped his persona and sound including his childhood, the internet and music.
Vans collaborates with Carol Lim and Humberto Leon to present three of the preeminent prints from the KENZO Fall / Winter 2013 season for this new collection which includes three vibrant patterns inspired by the celestial - flying tigers, lightning and clouds.
"The Miserable Champion" is a shocking portrait of one of the most notorious athletes of all-time, action sports hero and one of Vans original snowboard team riders, Shaun Palmer. This tell-all movie reveals Shaun from birth to the near fatal overdose to his comeback to make the 2006 Olympic Team. Shaun's story is like no other athlete's in history. Make sure you see Shaun's life story out now!
One of the most unique skateboarding competitions hits Paris this Saturday, August 31st. The Vans Downtown Showdown takes over Grande Halle de la Villette bringing the world's best skate teams to battle each other on obstacles designed by each team. Make sure to watch the live webcast Saturday, August 31st at noon in Paris or for you all you late-timers, 3am PST. It's sure to be wild!
Tonight, friend of Vans Chris Cote hosts the live webcast of FYF presents Vans House Parties coming straight from the House of Vans to your computer screen. Awesome artists of the night include Small Black, Delorean and Les Savy Fav. Get ready for a great night of music starting at 7:30pm EST!