The City of Solana Beach celebrated the grand opening of the new 5,500-square-foot skatepark and basketball court at La Colonia Park in late April. The event featured an official ribbon-cutting ceremony with councilmembers and Mayor David Zito, skateboarding exhibition and demonstrations with local professionals and team riders, live music, food and refreshments, giveaways, and a learn-to-skate zone. Event sponsors included: Tony Hawk Foundation, MiraCosta College Foundation, Solana Beach Civic & Historical Society, Van Dyke Landscape Architects, Surf Ride Boardshop, Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito, Poseidon Foundation, and The Rockademy.

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