Media Advisory: Media Invited to Get a Sneak Peek of New Latham Skate Park



May 17, 2017 Contact: Madeleine Carey
Phone: 336-373-3816

Media Invited to Get a Sneak Peek of New Latham Skate Park

WHAT: Reporters, photographers and videographers are invited to get a preview of the newly-built Latham Skate Park, which will open to the public this weekend. Greensboro Parks and Recreation officials will be available for interviews about the project and athletes will be there to show off the park’s features.

WHEN: 1-2:30 pm, Friday, May 19

WHERE: Latham Park Greenway, 790 Hill St.

WHO: The 10,000 square foot, state-of-the-art Latham Skate Park features an 8 foot flow bowl, a vert wall, ramps, rails, platforms and new features not available anywhere else. It was built with voter-approved bond money and designed with the help of an advisory team of skateboarders.

Greensboro Parks and Recreation will hold a Latham Skate Park grand opening event for the public from 4-8 pm, Saturday, May 20.

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Amanda Lehmert, Communications Specialist
Communications and Marketing
City of Greensboro
Phone: 336-373-7786
PO Box 3136, Greensboro, NC 27402-3136
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