Fun Fun Fun Fest announces BMX, skateboarding lineup

Fun Fun Fun Fest features top BMX riders and skateboarders. Photo courtesy FFF Fest

Fun Fun Fun Fest features top BMX riders and skateboarders. Photo courtesy FFF Fest

The musicians don’t have all the fun at Fun Fun Fun Fest.

This year’s festival, which includes music, comedy and alternative sports, includes top-ranked skateboarders and BMX riders. Expect to see Volcom Skate Team athletes Ryan Sheckler, Grant Taylor and David Gonzalez, plus well-known BMX riders including Austin’s own Chase Hawk, Aaron Ross, Tom Dugan and Clint Reynolds.

Volcom is teaming with local partners to build the course. Photo courtesy FFF Fest

Volcom is teaming with local partners to build the course. Photo courtesy FFF Fest

The festival is scheduled for Nov. 6-8.

The athletes will perform a series of demos and competitions on a ride course redesigned and built by Volcom, which is teaming with local ramp builder Ryan Corrigan of HoldOnHereWeGo and the Austin-based non-profit organization Project Loop to build features.

Here’s the complete list of participating athletes:

VOLCOM SKATE TEAM

• Ryan Sheckler, Grant Taylor, David Gonzalez, Dustin Dollin, Caswell Berry, Rune Glifberg, Chris Pfanner, Collin Provost, Louie Lopez, Ben Raemers, Axel Cruysberghs, CJ Collins

BMX ATHLETES – CURATED BY PROJECT LOOP:

• Chase Hawk, Aaron Ross, Tom Dugan, Clint Reynolds, Joseph Franz, Dani Lightningbolt, Nina Buitrago, Matt Nordstrom, Paul Cvikevich, Kenny Horton, Devin Fredlund and Jeremie Infelise.

And if you are in to music? No worries. This year’s lineup includes headliner Jane’s Addiction, D’Angelo and The Vanguard, Venom, Wu Tang Clan, Chromeo and NOFX.

Single-day tickets are $89, three-day passes are $199.

For the full schedule go here.


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