• The Des Moines Streetstyle Open Presented by Jethro’s BBQ

    DES MOINES – Skate DSM, a local nonprofit dedicated to making skateboarding fun and accessible to all, announced today that it will host the first-ever Des Moines Streetstyle Open, a skate contest from September 23rd – 25th with prize money…

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    DEW TOUR OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCES SUMMER 2021 SKATEBOARDING DATES & LOCATION IN DES MOINES, IOWA

    Home of the nation’s largest skatepark, and will serve as the only U.S.-based global Olympic skateboard qualifying event in 2021. Sanctioned by world skate as pro tour level events for men’s & women’s skateboard street and park

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    New Skate DSM T-Shirt

    Be the first to get your hands on the new t-shirt so you can show your support for Skate DSM. Our new shirt was designed by Skate DSM Board Member, skater, and all-around good dude, Tim Tucker. Skate DSM has…

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  • Skatepark Construction Update

    Construction crews have left the Lauridsen Skatepark job site for the winter, but will return in the early spring. It will take approximately two more months to complete the skatepark and have it ready to open by May 22nd, which…

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    LAURIDSEN SKATEPARK PROJECT SLATED TO BE COMPLETE IN THE FALL

    GREATER DES MOINES, IA (April 24, 2020) – The Lauridsen Skatepark in Downtown Des Moines (DSM) is on track to be completed this fall, the projects leaders announced today. Spring construction began on April 1. To-date, nearly 30% of the…

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  • Introducing Skate DSM

    If you haven’t heard the big news going around the Des Moines metro skateboarding community, don’t worry — we’ve got your back! Earlier this month Skate DSM, a new non-profit with a mission to make the Des Moines community a…

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