Category Archives: Events

Bringing the excitement and big name talent to our communities, has been our bread & butter since 1989. Whether it’s autograph signings, demos, contests, art shows, fundraisers, live music etc. Active brings the noise like no other in our industry! Giving back and providing a rad scene means more to us than just a sale. Don’t miss the next Active event!

Unmasked Concert Series: Robb Bank$ & Chris Travis

Presented by Masked Gorilla, DC Shoes, & The Berrics. Robb Banks & Chris Travis performed at The Roxy in Los Angeles. They both recently released a new EP together, “No Trepassing“. Check out photos from our experience that night.

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Van Doren Invitational: Shop Battle

Starting off all the madness that is the Vans U.S. Open of Surf in Huntington Beach with the Van Doren Invitational Shop Battle. Nine of the best skate shops in California competed for the overall $6,000 prize! Active team riders, Morgan Wolf (Santa Monica), Ryan Hill (Chino Hills), & Ethan Loy (Costa Mesa) were there to shred!

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RECAP: Active West Covina Grand Opening

Photos from the Grand Opening celebration of the newest West Covina location. Lines were packed in the morning for the mystery gift card deal and followed by an Element Team Signing. Element also brought out their No Board Left Behind program. Our friends Mikey & Andy from DC Shoes came out to give a free pair of DC’s with every purchase that day. Thanks to everyone for cruising out!

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Snap The Gap presented by SUPRA Photos

Transworld SKATEboarding‘s “Snap The Gap” presented by SUPRA contest went down the other day in front of the Agenda Trade Show in Long Beach. CA RampWorks built us an epic street gap replica for this best trick/long ollie throwdown. There was $2500 in cash to give out and the mayhem kicked off as soon as we opened the gates.
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Blood Wizard’s Master’s of Wizardry Vol.1 Premier Photos

Encinitas, CA: Blood Wizard‘s premier of “Master’s of Wizardry: Vol.1” filmed & edited by Chris Gregson, a long time Active team rider who also turned PRO that day. Congrats Chris! The video features himself, Jerry Gurney, Jack Given, & more!

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Go Skateboarding Day 2015 Video & Photo Recap

While the most of us skate everyday, it’s celebrated every year at the beginning of the Summer solstice, June 21st! Coincidentally this year’s Go Skateboarding Day also landed on Father’s Day, it was more of a reason to celebrate with all the Rad Dads. There were many shredders out there who brought along there Rad Dads to the Active HQ. Thanks to all the brands for helping make this year possible at the Active Park. Most importantly, thanks to all the skateboarders like YOU for cruising out to support & celebrate skateboarding!

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Go Skateboarding Day 2015

Come skate with us this year for Go Skateboarding Day here at the ACTIVE HQ!
-Diamond Best Trick
-BBQ by Vans
-Open Skate
-Free Giveaways
-Good Times!!!


Oh and it’s also Father’s Day! So make sure to bring out your Rad Dad this year! 😉

12178 4th St.
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730

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Seu Trinh Almost Retrospective

Last Saturday at Kingswell in Los Feliz, Almost Skateboards had their retrospective photo show featuring iconic photographs shot by Seu Trinh from the past 12 years with Almost. It was also a release party of a photo board series Seu did with Almost that came out recently. As if the free donuts and beer wasn’t enough: Rodney Mullen, Chris Haslam, Cooper Wilt, Justin Schulte, & Almost Alumni Torey Pudwill made an appearance. Past & Present always family in the Almost team. Lewis Marnell Forever

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Active Bakersfield Grand Opening

 Active Bakersfield‘s official grand opening is on Saturday, June 6th. We will be having a Vans team signing with Chima Ferguson, Dustin Dollin, Elijah Berle, & Christian Hosoi! First 300 people in line will get a FREE mystery gift card with anywhere between $10 – $100 on it. But… the FIRST person in line will get a Mystery Active Box! Be there or be square, 10am!

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