SESSIONS: Music Showcases, Free Skate, Live Murals

House of Vans marquee series, SESSIONS, returns this winter featuring open skate on the venues renovated skate park, emerging musician showcases, and live art by JunkyardO.J. HaysNate OttoElloo, and Lauren Asta.

The events will also feature surprise athlete appearances and a used board drive to benefit the non-profit organization, Boards for Bros. Anyone who brings a used skate deck will be able to access the park 30 minutes early and receive a free Vans skate tool.

The SESSIONS music showcase has evolved this year, and will include a chance to be chosen to “Share the Stage” with a global headliner talent at a future House of Vans Brooklyn show. Aspiring SESSIONS performers can submit music to be selected to play one of the five events at House of Vans Chicago, email your music to

Check out upcoming sessions: