Tricks and adrenaline at the Jackalope festival
The “largest action sports festival in Canada” will soon be back in Montreal! Yes, the Jackalope, which brings together fans of skateboarding and climbing for three days of competition and demonstrations, will take place this year from August 25 to 27 on the Esplanade of the Olympic Park. < /p>
A thrilling weekend awaits the participants and spectators of the Jackalope festival, which is celebrating its 11th birthday this year. In addition to attending the multiple competitions that promise to be impressive (street skateboarding, bowl, climbing, groms skateboarding and breaking< em>pop-up and several DJ sets.
Among the athletes on wheels invited to the event are the Brazilians.ne .s Pedro Barros, Filipe Mota and Isabelly Avila, the Americans Tom Schaar, Collin Graham, Mitchie Brusco, Kechaud Johnson, Leandre Sanders and Christine Cottam, as well as the Argentinian Matias Dell Olio, the Thai Kanya Sesser and the Canadians. ne.s Phil Dulude, Julien Gagnon, Annie Guglia, Maddy Balt. American climber Charlie Barron will also be there.
Location: at the Olympic Park Esplanade (corner of Sherbrooke Street and Pie-X Boulevard)
Friday: 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday: 12 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. ;
Price: free for the public
VIP pass paid here.