AGAINST VIOLENCE TIMELINE AND ITINERARY
Friday, October 10, 2003
THE MIDNIGHT ROLLERS "FRIDAY NIGHT SKATE".
San Francisco's Friday Night Skate is still America's most popular nocturnal skate
event. There will be a special Friday Night Skate held in honor of the Skate Against Hate
& Violence. The skaters will be presented to the public. This takes place across from
the Ferry Building at Market St and the Embarcadero at 8:00 P.M.
Sunday, Oct. 12, 2003
SKATE AGAINST HATE AND VIOLENCE CAMPAIGN KICKOFF
We will kick off the 2003 Skate Against Violence Campaign at the Burning Man
Decompression Party. This will take
place Sunday, Oct. 12, 2003 from 12:00 noon till midnight. We will be one
of the many theme camps from Burning Man 2003 that will be spread out along Indiana
St. between Mariposa St. and 21 St. in San Francisco. We will bring the roller disco to the party where people
will bring in their old skates to be refurbished and given to kids at Christmas time who
can't afford skates
The Decompression Party organizers are supporting our
campaign by allowing us to recieve donations from those who who wish to give at the
Decompression party. This will go towards costs in the Skate Against Violence
Roadskate from San Francisco to Los Angeles and towards fixing the skates we will give at
Monday, October 13, 2003
SKATE AGAINST HATE & VIOLENCE - LEAVING SAN FRANCISCO
We will leave San Francisco on Monday, October 16, 2000. We will gather in front of
the San Francisco City Hall on Goodlett Way. The RV's will be covered with the sponsors
logos. There will be a short ceremony at 8:45 A.M.. The skaters will begin skating
immediately after the sendoff ceremony.
Tuesday, October 14, 2003
SKATE AGAINST HATE & VIOLENCE - ARRIVE IN FRESNO
We will be rollin' into Fresno at about 8:00 A.M. Here we will stop to eat and prepare
for this day of skating. We will have a press conference at Fresno City Hall and departing
ceremony at about 9:00 A.M.
Tuesday, October 14, 2003
SKATE AGAINST HATE & VIOLENCE - ARRIVE IN BAKERSFIELD
We will be rollin' into Bakersfield at about 9:00 P.M. Here we will stop to prepare
for the mountain crossing that lay ahead on our way to Santa Barbara. We will have a press
conference at Bakersfield City Hall at about 10:00 P.M.
Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2003
SKATE AGAINST HATE AND VIOLENCE ARRIVE IN SANTA BARBARA
After a grueling roll through the Santa Barbara mountains, we should reach Santa
Barbara City Hall at about 4:00 P.M. There will be celebrations here as the skaters will
stay and prepare for the last leg of the trip to Los Angeles.
Thursday, October 16, 2003
SKATE AGAINST HATE & VIOLENCE - ARRIVE IN LOS ANGELES
We will leave Santa Barbara at 7:30 A.M. arrive at the
Santa Monica Pier at about 2:30 P.M. We will stop and pick up a group of skaters and
continue to a reception at the Kids Dental Kare offices in Hollywood. This is located at
4905 Hollywood Blvd. Here there will be a press conference. The SAV Campaign will be
unveiled for the Southern California area.
Friday, October 17, 2003
THE SANTA MONICA "FRIDAY NIGHT SKATE"
Skaters from throughout California and all across the nation will come to the Los
Angeles area for the Santa Monica "Friday Night Skate". Skaters will gather at
the Santa Monica Pier at 7:00 P.M. and skate through the Santa Monica area. We will roll
through the sights of the city much the same way as we do in San Francisco. The Friday
Night Skate is always a media event. This promises to be a very exciting high energy
event. Call 310-57SKATE to get the latest scoop.
Saturday, October 18, 2003
SKATE AGAINST VIOLENCE - SKATE AGAINST HATE BLADEWALK
Inline Skaters from throughout California will converge
at the skating area at Venice Beach. There will be performances, speeches and an awards