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.