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
  • Weekends (Friday through Sunday) noon to 6pm 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

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Upcoming Event Date Description
Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Saint Petersburg

Grind for Life Series Presented by Marinela at Saint Petersburg

Saint Petersburg, Florida

February 2, 2019

3 Months Away
The GFL Series is a national, all ages and skills series in both street and bowl benefiting the Grind for Life Organization, a 501(c)(3) non-profit that assists cancer patients with travel expenses. Full Details
Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Coffee and Donuts at The Boardr HQ

Tampa, Florida

March 4, 2019

4 Months Away
Got a late flight out on Monday? Join us in the morning here at HQ where we'll be recovering from the weekend, skating, and talking about all the madness that went down at Tampa Pro. Full Details
The Boardr Am at New York City

The Boardr Am at New York City

New York, New York

June 1, 2019

7 Months Away
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

Harold Hunter Day

New York, New York

June 2, 2019

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