Southbound and Down IV at The Boardr HQ: Good Times, Motorcycles, and Skateboarding

October 28, 2017

Tampa, Florida

This Event Has Passed

This will be our 4th annual melting pot of good times, motorcycles, and skateboarding going down right here at The Boardr HQ.


The Boardr Headquarters, 4611 North Hale Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33614


  • Friday Night
    • Pre Party at Crowbar
      • Doors at 8pm
      • $10 donation
      • Toke, Beerwolf, and Weltesser playing
  • Saturday
    • Food and drink served all day
    • Free haircuts courtesy of Bentley Salon
    • Free tattoos courtesy of Krystal Ralph
    • 9am - Load in
    • 11am - Open to public - no cover
    • 12pm - Wiener Grab - free to enter
    • 1pm - Beer provided by PBR
    • Raffle 1
    • 2pm - Head to Head Slow Races - free to enter
    • Raffle 2
    • 3:30pm - Best Garage Built Bike Award - free to enter
    • Load Out
    • 4pm - Ride to After-Party
    • 8pm - Elite Gentleman's Club, no cover, 8804 66th Street North, Pinellas Park

Booth Space: $50

Indoor booths include electricity, outdoor booths do not. Exact spots will be assigned during the week of the event.

Get Indoor Booth Space Get Outdoor Booth Space

Good Hash

Use the hashtag #southboundanddown and follow @southbound_and_down and @theboardr for updates and coverage.


Econo Lodge Airport at RJ Stadium
4732 North Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, Florida 33614
(813) 874-6700
$64 nightly

Southbound and Down 4

Past Video Coverage

Southbound and Down III at The Boardr HQ, October 2016

Southbound and Down II at The Boardr HQ Presented by Emerica, July 2015

Southbound and Down - On The Boardr, October 2014

Meet the Event Staff

The Boardr Staff has decades of experience in executing top quality large and small events in our industry. Introduce yourself and hit us up with any questions or help you need.

Jorge Angel aka Porpe from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Jorge Angel aka Porpe, Event Coordinator

Justin Ryan from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Justin Ryan, Event Coordinator

Rob Meronek from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Rob Meronek, Lurker

Vince Kenney from Sacramento CA Skateboarder Profile

Vince Kenney, Parking

Chaz Miley from Columbus GA Skateboarder Profile

Chaz Miley, Photographer

Andy Johnson from Tampa FL Skateboarder Profile

Andy Johnson, The Boardr Store

The Boardr Events List

This is a list of events that The Boardr is associated with. To see our full industry events list, click here.

With headquarters in Tampa, Florida, The Boardr hosts worldwide, top quality skateboarding competitions and events. From coordinating top international contest series like the Vans Pro Skate Park Series, fun and ripping pro contests like Copenhagen Open, to plenty of local events like the Grind for Life Series in Florida (which recently expanded to national), you'll find us in your backyard soon no matter where on the globe you push your wood and wheels.

Recurring Events
  • Weekdays noon to 5pm at The Boardr HQ Tampa: Free skating in our private indoor warehouse.
  • Last Tuesday of Every Month 5pm to 9pm at The Boardr HQ Tampa: Frontside Grind Tuesdays, free skating for ages 30 and up.

Upcoming Events

Krooked Video Premiere of LSD at The Boardr HQ

It's on!

November 25, 2017, Tampa, Florida

LSD : Let's Skate dude! A brand new full length skate video featuring the Krooked team. We're showing at 6pm here at The Boardr HQ. Full Details

Air + Style, Los Angeles

4 Months Away

March 3 - 4, 2018, Los Angeles, California

We will be hosting an invite-only, transition-based contest at this year’s Air + Style. The event will also feature two main stages with 20+ musical acts. Full Details

Florida Virtual School Presents Jump the Creek Benefiting Grind for Life

5 Months Away

April 7, 2018, Gainesville, Florida

Jump the Creek is a day of fun skateboarding events at Possum Creek. We'll have full details on this one coming soon. Full Details

The Boardr Am at New York City

7 Months Away

June 2, 2018, New York City, New York

The Boardr Am is a top amateur skateboarding series. Winners at each stop are flown to the Finals to meet other specially invited ams. Full Details

Harold Hunter Day

7 Months Away

June 3, 2018, New York City, New York

A day of celebrating the life and times of the late, great Harold Hunter. Full Details

Empire Am Getting Paid - The Boardr Am Finals

10 Months Away

September 28 - 29, 2018, Montreal, Canada

For the second year, Am Getting Paid is hosting The Boardr Am Finals. Winners of each stop at The Boardr Am now get a trip to Montreal and a chance at the $20,000 prize purse here. Full Details

Grind for Life Annual Awards Presented by Marinela

12 Months Away

November 8, 2018, Tampa, Florida

The Annual Awards where we honor the top skaters in each division of Grind for Life. Full Details

Best Trick at The Boardr HQ

12 Months Away

November 8, 2018, Tampa, Florida

A best trick open to anyone, including all our friends in town for Tampa Am. We'll have full details and the schedule soon. Full Details