Action Sports Kids Foundation

Empowering Youth Through Sports, Education & Community

Past Events

Jul
29
2017
10:00AM-5:00PM
Jun
24
2017
10:00AM-5:00PM
Jun
16-18
2017
8:00AM-5:00PM

Dew Tour is coming back for the second year!

Held at the Long Beach Convention Center, highlights for this years event:

  • Father's Day Weekend - a fun and interactive way to spend time with your dad or son/daughter.
  • A new separate Pro Bowl competition on Saturday, June 17 featuring an expanded bowl setup nearly double in size from last year
  • New Amateur Competition: A field of 48 of skateboarding’s best up-and-comers will also compete in Street and Bowl competitions this year. The amateur field will include nine of the nation’s top skateboard shop skaters who will earn their spots via Transworld Skateboarding’s Skate Shop Showdown. The remaining field will be selected via a video competition via the Podium app which will launch soon. More details to come!
  • New Dew Tour app, which is available for free on itunes
  • Dew Tour “On the Green” (lagoon area) hosting the craft food and beer festival, concert, and art installations

More info about Dew Tour.

300 E Ocean Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90802
Apr
08
2017
12:00PM-2:00PM

Join us for the April 2017 ASK Team monthly meeting at the McBride Community Center. Come hear updates about the Dew Tour and more. There will also be a raffle!

1550 Martin Luther King Jr Ave, Long Beach, CA 90813

Feb
11
2017
12:00PM-1:00PM

Please join us for the first ASK Team meeting of 2017. Meeting is in the McBride Community Center as previous meetings.

Nov
12
2016
12:00PM-2:00PM

Join us for the monthly ASK Team meeting, with food and prizes. Come learn about the latest goings-on with the team, and the latest exciting ASK news.

Aug
20
2016
10:00AM-5:00PM

Dates and times subject to change.

Jul
30
2016
10:00AM-5:00PM

Join ASK Foundation and the Dempsey family in celebrating the life of Jeff Dempsey Jr.

Jul
23-24
2016
9:00AM-5:00PM

ASK Long Beach is proud to be an ambassador of the 2016 Dew Tour coming through July 23-24, 2016. There will contests, concerts and more. So stay tuned for more info.

300 E Ocean Blvd Long Beach Convention Center
Long Beach, CA 90802
Jul
09
2016
10:00AM-5:00PM

Dates and times subject to change.

May
21
2016
11:00AM-3:00PM

THE CARMELITOS GEAR UP FOR SUMMER AND SKATEBOARD DEMONSTRATION

Come join us for food, fun, games and prizes
FAMILY FUN FOR ALL AGES!!!

Skate demonstrations and music provided by The ASK Foundation

Food provided by The Long Beach Firefighters Foundation

851 Via Carmelitos
Long Beach, CA 90805
May
14
2016
12:00PM-2:00PM

Join us for our monthly ASK LB team meeting at the McBride Park Community Building.

This month's meeting will feature the documentary, I Am Thalente.

1550 Martin Luther King Blvd
Long Beach, CA
Apr
29
2016
11:30AM-11:30AM

Vans is very proud to partner with Friends of Bixby Park, Action Sports Kids and the City of Long Beach Parks and Recreation, to assist in improvements to the park for Earth Day 2016.

Sponsored by:

  • Vans
  • Action Sports Kids Foundation
  • Friends of Bixby Park
Mar
26
2016
3:30PM-5:00PM

AGES
16-24

PURPOSE:
Increase the Peace
Stop the Violence

TOP 3 TEAMS
Team Trophy for
1st, 2nd & 3rd place teams

WHEN
Friday, March 25, 2016 Registration 3:30pm - 4pm Tipoff 4:30pm

SPONSORS:

  • Action Sports Kids Foundation,
  • United Cambodian Community
  • Educated Men with Meaningful Messages.
Mar
12
2016
12:00PM-2:00PM

Join us for the montly ASK LB team meeting:

McBride Park Community Bldg.,
1550 MLK, Long Beach, CA

Feb
13
2016
12:00PM-2:00PM

Join us for the ASK Team monthly meeting:

Saturday, Feb 13th, 2016, 12-2,
McBride Park Community Bldg.,
1550 MLK, Long Beach.

Jan
09
2016
12:00PM-2:00PM

Join us for the ASK Team monthly meeting:

Saturday, Jan. 9th, 2016, 12-2,
McBride Park Community Bldg.,
1550 MLK, Long Beach.

With Guest speaker LBPD Chief Robert Luna!

Nov
14
2015
10:00AM-2:00PM

Join ASK Foundation, Long Beach Health Department, and the Coalition For a Smoke Free Long Beach for a skatepark and neighborhood clean-up. Day of food, skatepark jam, and best trick contest.

Aug
29
2015
10:00AM-5:00PM

Last of the event series of the year for ASK! This event will surely not disappoint. Come out and see the best skating that Long Beach has to offer.

Aug
15
2015
10:00AM-5:00PM
Jul
25
2015
11:00AM-5:00PM

Dates and times subject to change

Jun
27
2015
10:00AM-5:00PM

Dates and times subject to change.

Jun
06
2015
9:00AM-4:00PM

ASK Foundation will perform a sk8 and BMX demo at Beach Streets Long Beach at Houghton Skate Park, Saturday, June 6th, 10am till 4pm. If want in the demo get there early sign up, get a wrist band a have fun! Or show up and watch the squad do what they do!! Atlantic will be closed. Take Orange Ave. and go west on Harding to Houghton Park.

More info:
http://www.beachstreets.com/events/beach-streets-uptown

Feb
17
2015
7:00PM-7:00PM

ASK Long Beach Founder and Executive Director, Mike Donelon, will be speaking at the February meeting of the Wilmore City Heritage Foundation. The skatepark at Drake Park is being considered for improvements. Please attend to learn more.

"Please join us as we welcome Mike Donelon, who will be speaking about the value of skate parks to at-risk youth, and presenting a plan to improve the Drake Park Skate Park with a Tony Hawk Foundation Grant."

Dec
06
2014
10:00AM-5:00PM

Prizes, Giveaways, Music, Drinks, & Food. Hosted by the CSULB Communications Department and ASK Long Beach.

Sep
13
2014
9:00AM-3:00PM

2nd Annual Car & Motorcycle Show

SK8/BMX Demo Hosted By ASK Foundation recognized as the most successful sk8 park program in the country in keeping youth off the streets, out of gangs, in school and involved in their community. www.askfoundation.org.

Free SK8 Board Lessons by Skatedogs

Free Tony Hawk Safety Helmets to the first 30 participators

“Wheel Fun” Interactive Kids Zone

Games, raffles, and prizes

To attend, please register at:

www.LBRMHCarAndMotorcycleshow.eventbrite.com

390 East Shoreline Drive
Long Beach, CA 90802
Aug
30
2014
10:00AM-5:00PM

Registrations are closed! But you can register time of event. C'mon down!

Aug
09
2014
12:00PM-12:00PM
Jul
26
2014
10:00AM-5:00PM
Jul
12
2014
12:00PM-4:00PM
Jun
21
2014
10:00AM-5:00PM

Note to all riders! In order to enter competition, you must fill out and bring this waiver.

Jun
01
2014
10:00AM-10:00AM
Mar
08
2014
11:00AM-11:00AM

Long Beach Skate, Grandeur, and ASK Long Beach present The Battle At Bixby!

Game of S.K.A.T.E. Tournament.

Jan
25
2014
11:00AM-4:00PM

Join us on Jan 25, 2014 at McBride Skatepark for Skate Day 2014 for skate contests, give-aways, local bands, art, games and more!

Skate Day will be dedicated to the memory of Albert Castro.

Jan
11
2014
5:00PM-9:00PM

ASK Long Beach is proud to participate in the 7th Annual Candlelight Peace March, the kickoff event for Peace Week, sponsored by The City of Long Beach, Councilman DEE ANDREWS and the Peace Week Committee.

WALK WITH US: a citywide event.

In an effort to lift the consciousness of the community about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy and principals, Councilman Dee Andrews introduced Peace Week, a series of week-long activities designed to unify the community.

Peace Week begins with the 7th Annual Candlelight Peace March on Saturday, January 11, 2014. Please, bring your church, family and your friends.

Walk with us to show our city that we stand united. Walk with us to represent peace, love and understanding—-the true essence of community. Walk with us!

Who: You, your family and friends (adults and youth)

What: Candlelight Peace March

March Begins: McBride Park, 1550 Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave

March Ends: King Park, 1950 Lemon Avenue

When: Saturday, January 11, 2014. March begins at 5PM

For more information call (562) 570-6816

Light refreshments and Entertainment after the March
Parking available at LBCC with shuttles to McBride Park

This years’ Peace March is in honor of the “50th Anniversary of the March on Washington”

Aug
23-24
2013
12:00PM-5:00PM

Last ASK contest of the series!

Riders, please note!:
In addition to registering via the form below, you MUST complete and sign this waiver in order to participate.

Schedule

Friday, August 23

10:00-11:00
Check in and warm up

11:00 – 11:45
15 and under qualifiers
Max. 25 riders, 2 minute run, 3 riders per run
Choose 10 for semi-finals

12:00 – 12:45
16 and over qualifiers
Max. 25 riders, 2 minute run, 3 riders per run
Choose 10 for semi-finals

1:00 – 1:45
Expert qualifiers
Max. 20 riders. 2 minute run, 3 riders per run
Choose 10 for semi-finals

2:00 – 3:00
BMX Bowl

Saturday, Aug. 24

10:00-11:00
Check in and warm up
15 and under semi-finals

11:00 – 11:30
10 - Qualifiers, 1 minute run, 1 rider per run
Choose 3 for finals

11:30 – 12:00
16 and over semi-finals
10 - Qualifiers, 1 minute run, 1 rider per run
Choose 3 for finals

12:00 – 12:30
Expert semi-finals
10 - Qualifiers, 1 minute run, 1 rider per run
Choose 3 for finals

1:00 – 1:15
15 and under finals
3 riders, 1 minute run, 1 rider per run

1:30 – 1:45
16 and over finals
3 riders, 1 minute run, 1 rider per run

2:00 – 2:15
Expert
3 riders, 1 minute run, 1 rider per run

2:30 till 3:30
Awards

3:30-4:30
BMX - Street

Aug
03
2013
12:00PM-5:00PM

Schedule

10:00-10:30
Check in

10:30 – 11:00
Warm up

11:00 – 11:30
15 and under qualifiers
Max. 20 riders, 2 minute run, 3 to 4 riders per run

11:30 – 12:00
16 and over qualifiers
Max. 25 riders, 2 minute run, 3 to 4 riders per run

12:00 – 12:30
Expert qualifiers
Max. 15 riders. 2 minute run, 3 to 4 riders per run

1:00 – 1:30
Special program and quest speaker

2:00 – 2:30
15 and under finals
8 - Qualifiers, 2 minute run, 4 riders per run

2:30 – 3:00
16 and over finals
8 - Qualifiers, 2 minute run, 4 riders per run

3:00 – 3:30
Expert finals
8 - Qualifiers, 2 minute run, 4 riders per run

3:30 – 4:30
BMX comp
Max. 10 riders
2 – 1 minute runs each rider

4:30 – 5:30
Awards

Jul
06
2013
12:00PM-12:00PM
Jun
22
2013
10:30AM-5:00PM

Flyer by Jen Orser

Schedule

  • 10:30-11:00
    Check in
  • 11:15 – 11:30
    Intro and welcome
  • 11:30 – 12:00
    Warm up
  • 12:00 – 12:30
    15 and under qualifiers
    Max. 20 riders, I minute run
  • 12:30 – 1:00
    16 and over qualifiers
    Max. 25 riders, I minute run
  • 1:00 – 1:30
    Expert qualifiers
    Max. 15 riders. I minute run
  • 1:30 – 2:00
    Special session to be announced
  • 2:00 – 2:30
    15 and under finals
    Qualifiers, 2 minute run
  • 2:30 – 3:00
    16 and over finals
    Qualifiers, 2 minute run
  • 3:00 – 3:30
    Expert finals
    Qualifiers, 2 minute run
  • 3:30 – 4:30
    BMX comp
    Max. 10 riders
    2 – 1 minute runs each rider
  • 4:30 – 5:00
    Awards
Jun
02
2013
12:00PM-12:00PM
Apr
13
2013
12:00PM-5:00PM

2013 marks the second year that we will host a skate demo event alongside the Formula Drift race April 13th in Long Beach, California. The skate demo allows our Action Sports Kids to demonstrate their talent and skill while giving us the opportunity to raise awareness of the need for safe environments, activities and education for our youth.

Mar
16
2013
9:30AM-1:30PM

ASK Long Beach will host and be tour guides for a special tour of Long Beach skateparks for the Santa Ana Skatepark Coalition!

Mar
09
2013
12:00PM-5:00PM

BMX BBQ Bowl Jam presented by The Come Up (http://thecomeup.com) and ASK Long Beach.

Lot's of riders
Pro Bowl Demo
Cheap Food
Free product toss.

Jan
27
2013
4:00PM-8:00PM

DiPiazza's Restaurant and Lounge will be host to a benefit and silent auction to raise funds to ASK Long Beach.

C'mon down to see live fire dancers and live music set's by Plasma Cannon, Paperplanes, and The Sly Digs.

Stay tuned for more info on this event!

DiPiazzas
5205 East Pacific Coast Highway
Long Beach 90804
Dec
15
2012
1:00PM-4:00PM

G-Shock and Nigel Sylvester present S.O.M.P (Standing On My Pedals) BMX Event. Music by DJ Orator.

Nov
14
2012
5:00PM-7:00PM

Come join ASK Long Beach for the first ever video night at the Ernest McBride Park & Cal Rec Community Center.

We will have videos, speakers, food, and giveaways.

Nov
03
2012
2:00PM-4:00PM

ASK Long Beach is proud to team with Etnies and Element for a new addition to the skate park in Bixby Park, aka "Cherry Park".

Come on down to the skate park in Bixby Park, aka "Cherry Park", to celebrate the new marble ledge being donated by Etnies on November 3, 2012 at 2pm.

Bros, Burritos, and Best Tricks!

Win product from Etnies and Element and tasty burritos served by La Mexicana Taqueria.

Sep
01
2012
10:00AM-4:00PM

Skate and BMX Contest Festival FINALS!

Under 15 Finalists

  1. Kaya Winik
  2. Zach Allen
  3. Tony Cortez
  4. Asher Bradshaw

Alternates: Mason Malone / Semaj Moore / Robert Neal

Over 16

  1. Luis Ramirez
  2. Fernando Rios
  3. Bryan Andrade
  4. Anthony McNeal
  5. Simon Lopez

Alternates: Justin Minton / Eduard Merino / Pale Hawkins / Chris Espinoza

Expert

  1. Rena Serrano
  2. Tanner Lawler
  3. Charley Ford
  4. Berrante Ramirez
  5. Jon Eivers
  6. Chris Lopez

Alternates: Hector Torres / PJ Evans / Eric Jones

Schedule:

  • 10am to 11am: Bike sign up and bike street practice.
  • 11am to 12:15pm: Bike Street
  • 12:15pm to 12:45pm: Program and Raffle
  • 12:45pm to 2pm: Bike Bowl
  • 1:00pm to 2:00pm Skate Bowl Sign Up
  • 1:00pm to 2:00pm Skate Street Warm up
  • 2pm to 3pm: Skate Street Finals & Raffle!
  • 2pm to 3pm: Skate Bowl Warm up
  • 3:15pm to 4:15pm: Skate Bowl Jam & Raffle!
  • 4:30pm to 5:00pm: Awards Ceremony

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR THE HOUGHTON COMPETITION:

The follow individuals from this summer's previous Am Jam series contests will go straight to the finals on day two of the contest: September 1. All other competitors who want to make the finals on Saturday will need to attend qualifiers on Friday, August 31. PLEASE SHOW UP EARLY TO SIGN UP for the qualification rounds, spot will fill up quick.

WHEELS UNITE (MIKE GREEN)

15 & under

1st- Tyler Martin
2nd- Tweedy
3rd- Brandon Reyes

16 & up

1st- Mike McKnight
2nd- Deshawn Brown
3rd- Zach Fontanez

Expert

1st- Carlos Lastra
2nd- PJ Roux
3rd- Billy Moya

JEFFREY DEMPSEY MEMORIAL (McBRIDE)

15 & under

1st- Noah (Weto)
2nd- Mike Jones
3rd- Casper Simmons

16 & up

1st- Deshawn Brown
2nd- Luis Ramirez
3rd- Ishmael Sandiford

Expert

1st- Carlos Lastra
2nd- PJ Roux
3rd- Jonathan Henderson

Aug
31
2012
10:00AM-4:00PM

Skate and BMX Contest Festival. This day is the qualifying event for Finals the next day!

10am to 11am: Sign Ups
10am to 12pm: Warm Up
12pm to 1pm: Skate 15 & Under Qualifying
1pm to 2pm: Skate 16 & Over Qualifying
2pm to 3pm: Skate Expert Qualifying

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