Professional skateboarder Tony Hawk will be in El Paso for a live exhibition beginning at noon on Saturday, March 24 at Pakitu Skate Plaza in Socorro.

Organizers will be building a custom halfpipe, which is a ramp used for extreme sports. Other pro skaters will also be at the event, however, a list of names was not provided. The event is coordinated by Speaking Rock and will be free for all ages.


Pakitu Skate Plaza is located at 601 Tiwa Blvd, Socorro, TX at the corner of Socorro and Tiwa Blvd.