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Falling up and Getting Down: A Season-Opening Live Skateboarding + Music Celebration


Jason Moran & The Bandwagon


Ingrid Laubrock, tenor and soprano saxophones


and professional skateboarders

Andy Macdonald

Ron Allen

Chuck Treece

Tom Remillard

Jordyn Barratt

Natalie Krishna Das


with DJ sets by

Tadd Mullinix


Alvin Hill

Local Chaos Roadside Skateboard Museum

Saturday, September 10 and Sunday, September 11

Free and open to the public between 12 noon-6 pm each day

Wes Dean, Ann Arbor resident and legendary skate local, has created and documented skate culture and underground rock and roll in Michigan since the late 1970s. Parts of his collection have been shown in Los Angeles and Europe. Wes will be displaying selections from his collection including skateboards and other equipment, magazines, photographs, and stickers and other ephemera, providing context and historical perspective for the unique collaboration which is Falling Up And Getting Down.

Falling Up and Getting Down Event Schedule

2:30-4:00 pm OPEN SKATE with DJ sets by Tadd Mullinix and Alvin Hill

4-5:30 pm PRO SKATE DEMO with live music by Jason Moran & The Bandwagon featuring Ingrid Laubrock

A co-presentation with Friends of the Ann Arbor Skatepark in collaboration with City of Ann Arbor Parks & Recreation.

Tickets are free, but must be reserved at


Andy MacDonald @ a2skatepark

Andy MacDonald @ a2skatepark

Earlier Event: September 10
Ann Arbor Skatepark 3rd (m)annual Event
Later Event: October 23
All Girls Skate