Parisite Skatepark has launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise an additional $36,000 in 30 days. Every dollar that they raise goes directly to skateable ramps, to make the front of the park an amazing DIY flow-zone with master-crafted concrete ramps DESIGNED BY THE SKATERS OF PARISITE! Check it out and make a pledge to get some awesome rewards!
Also make sure to go checkout their grand opening, Saturday February 28. Mayor Mitch Landrieu + City representatives will speak at noon, followed by an official “Reuben-Cutting.” Yes, that’s right: 16 linear feet of hot corned beef + kraut on rye. Free Red Bull in case you’re still worn out from Carnival.