Tony Hawk to Put on Skateboard Demo in Palm Springs Saturday

Palm Springs will welcome legendary skateboarder Tony Hawk this weekend as part of the “El Gato Skateboard Classic Competition” to be held at Palm Springs Skate Park.

The 3 day event will include Hawk as part of a demo performance at 3pm on Saturday. Other events include a meet and greet dinner, a skate jam, and an art and photo show.
The El Gato Classic was created by Skateboard legend and Palm Desert resident Eddie “El Gato” Elguera. Eddie is a two-time world skateboard champion and named Skateboarder of the year in 1979 & 1980.

Event details can be found on the El Gato website.