We are having fun bringing people together for the 4th Annual Levee Cruise. The Levee Cruise is a local skateboarding event with the charm of historic Portage and state-wide recognition! Cruise together on the scenic levee trail, enjoy local musicians, engage with keynote speakers, and picnic at Riverside Park. This event is for skateboard and longboards only. Helmets are required. The cost to register is $20; Free T-shirt with pre-registration. The city of Portage is causing together for a better future and we want you!
Every registered rider will be entered in to win a #PFSP Warrior deck
Join the Portage Family Skate Park Committee for it’s 4th Annual Skatepark Levee Cruise to raise funds for the Portage Family Skate Park Project. The push is just under a 6 mile round trip of the scenic levee trail then ends at Riverside Park for a bring your own picnic. This push cruise is for skate boards only. NO bicycles, roller skates, and roller blades will be allowed to participate due to insurance issues. Helmets are required and other safety equipment is encouraged. Cost to register $20, if you pre-register your fee includes a t-shirt.
Are you a business or a start up and want to get your name out. Sponsor the event, please visit http://portageskatepark.org/sponsorship-form/ or contact Committee Member Jared Pierson firstname.lastname@example.org the cost for this years event is $100 and will include booth space to showcase your business and products “No selling of products”. Your company logo on the 2016 Levee Ride shirt with two free shirts sizes sm-xl supplies limited. Have a product you would like to donate to the PFSP the day of the event for a raffle at the end let us know. Your sponsorship will also include advertising on all social media not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Portageskatepark.org, Capital Newspapers and many other places. We ask the Sponsors to do the same and advertise because the more that we do the better for everyone involved. Please visit our website for more information about this and other activities: http://portageskatepark.org/meetings/
Levee Cruise Schedule
Friday September 9th
7:00pm & 9:30pm Clean Up at the Park “River Side Park Portage”
Saturday September 10th
8:30am Tent Set Up
9:30am Music MP3
9:45 am Skate Lessons with Kyle Little
10:00 am Registration and Sponsors
-Sponsors pick up gift bag
-Sponsor Scavenger Hunt
10:10 am Emcee Jared casts vision for Skate Park
-Talks up the Raffle
-Talks up the Sponsors and the Bands
10:15 am Official Start (late riders can start late)
-Group Picture at the Starting Line
-“On your mark, get set, go!”
10:30 am Bands
Games (Corn Toss & Water Balloon Toss)
-Balloon Toss Winners will receive small prize.
10:45 am Another Call for the Raffle
11:00 am Emcee Jared closes the event with vision; invites people to stay to hang.
2016 Sponsors listed below!
Members: Derek Ramnarace with a combination of some of these highly talented individuals: Ben Rohde, Andrew Steeno, Mark Davini, Leah, Rachuj, Matt, Becker, Kenny Leiser, Paul Metz & Cody Davis Genre: Old Soul Society plays an eclectic blend of Americana, Folk, Rock, Soul, Pop, Roots & Blues http://www.oldsoulsociety.bandcamp.com/
Scott Walters, Kevin Dunham, Jen Skinner and Paul Johnson.
So excited to partner with Don Rick again this year, 2016, for the#PortageFamilySkateParkProject Love this company and their community mindedness! Awesome staff, and a special shout out to Eric Lewison! You Rock!
I love this crew… Great people at Miller, Brussel, Ebben, Glaeske LLC! Partnering together for another great year in Portage, WI.
Top of the line therapy, at New Life Physical Therapy… Brandon is great. So thankful for much community involvement!
I’m so excited about this team of excellent care givers… so involved in the community. Iron sharpens iron.
I love this coffee because it makes me feel better. Check out the specs. www.jaredpierson.myorganogold.com
Love the originality… enjoy the branding… enjoy the coffee. Keep up the great work, Ari Garber! There’s greatness here. #PortageFamilySkatePark
So much community service comes out of this guy right here… give him a call to list and buy your home! #PortageFamilySkatePark
Huge Thanks to Pastor Tom of the Portage United Methodist Church for sponsoring the 2016 events! This church is present in so many ways in our community. Great group of people serving.
You must register to participate in this event. Preregistration and day of registration: $20.00Preregistered participants will receive an event T-shirt the day of the event quantities limited (T-shirts must be picked up in person at the event or they will be forfeit), participants that register the day of the event will not receive a t-shirt unless there are some available to purchase.
Register the day of our grand opening and only pay $15 for the Levee cruise ride.
Deadline to preregister is August 18th.
A. May be brought to weekly meetings: Gerstenkorn Administration Building 305 East Slifer Street Portage, Wisconsin 53901 Room 20 5-6:30 PM
B. Checks May be sent to: PFSP Levee Cruise c/o Kyle Little 327 River Street Portage WI 53901 Checks should be made out to: Kyle Little-Portage Family Skate Park
Please put Levee cruise 2016 Registration or Business sponsorship in memo area along with shirt size.
C. T-shirt size must be indicated on registration form and in the memo space on your check if pre-registering. Sizes XXL and above are not available.
This event will not be rescheduled. Possible reasons the event would be canceled include but are not limited to: Rain, extreme heat, tornado. No refunds given because of the nature of the event as it is charitable.
Participants must be dropped off at Riverside Park (Start point).
The event starts at 9:30am, NO REGISTRATION WILL BE DONE AFTER 10:15am
The purpose of this event is to raise money for the skate park and awareness for our sport and the construction of the Portage family skate park so it is necessary that all participants show the utmost courtesy to anyone they might encounter during the event. Violation of this will result in expulsion from the event.
Official and volunteers call Todd to report infractions: 608-334-4779 or Jared: 608-566-4239
In the event of a major emergency call 911 and report the incident to an official and/or volunteer.
Registration received after August 18th 2016 will be considered day of.
Mail Registration forms and payment to: PFSP Levee Cruise c/o Kyle Little 327 River Street Portage WI 53901 Checks should be made out to: Kyle Little-Portage Family Skate Park Please indicate PFSP Levee cruise Registration or Business sponsorship in memo along with shirt size.
We will be gathering at Riverside Park after the event, please join us to talk skating and more.