On March 7, 2016 all roads lead to UBA-Stanbic Bank street (Market Circle) in Takoradi where the maiden edition of the SK8 Fest 2016 took place.
The event which saw street skating, dancing and a blend of music attracted over 1,000 with Deputy Minister of Takoradi, Hon. Alfred Ekow Gyan gracing the event.
In all about 15 skating and dancing groups battle it out making way for Subway Skaters to be emerged as the winners.
Musical performance from Qweci (Ded Buddy), Ras Ebo, Sayvee and a special DJ performance from DJ Cue spiced up the colorful event.
According to Head of Events at Power Haus Promotions, organizers of SK8 Fest Mr Agyekum Gyimah Akwasi said the event will be annual event and soon to go nationwide. He futher stated SK8 Fest has come to stay and next year’s edition will have skaters from all over Ghana trooping into the Western Region to take part in Ghana’s official street skating festival.
Below are photos of the event….