A surf and skate boarding competition will be taking over the Eastlink Centre this weekend.
Shred Fest 2016 will be held at the Eastlink Skateboard Park and the 2day FM FlowRider. The Skateboarding portion will take place from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm on Saturday. There will be BMX riders and scooters welcome as well. Sign in will take place from 9:30 am to 11:30 am at $15 per registrant.
The event will also include skateboard demonstrations, face painters, photo booths and other entertainment like DJ Chris Devious.
The surfing will be done on Sunday from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm with registration from 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm. The cost for participating is $20 per rider. There will be height restrictions as well for the 2day FM FlowRider competition.
All competitors must wear a helmet in the skate park and waivers must be signed if the rider is under 18 years of age. Skateboarders also must not be younger than 5 years old.