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Benefit Closing

Closing of Art Benefit for Fernhill Skatepark @ Extracto Roasters

Come on over to Extracto Roasters on Saturday afternoon, October 27th from 4-6 p.m., for the closing of the Fernhill Skatepark art benefit. There are still plenty of great photos for purchase and all proceeds go to building another “sick” skatepark here in our fine city. Word has it that the star of GVK will be in attendance along with other skate community folks. Check out the photos on display after the turn. EPM “skate, create, repeat” Out!

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Fernhill Skatepark Benefit at Extracto

Fernhill Skatepark Benefit @ Extracto Coffee House

When the going gets tough, well, the tough get going. It’s time to build more skateparks folks and here’s your opportunity to contribute and/or get involved. On Thursday, Oct. 4th, from 6-8pm come check out over 60 images for sale in support of the Fernhill Skatepark at Extracto Coffee House. Don’t fret, if you can’t make the opening, the art will be up all month and available for purchase. A mere $35 per print with all proceeds going directly to making Fernhill skatepark a reality. What a deal. Check out the flyer and all the images available for sale after the turn. EPM “less prisons, more skateparks” Out!

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Backyard Diversions

Bird's eye view of MC's backyard bowl on Earth Patrol

Sometimes a quadcopter session breaks out at MC’s bowl. That’s exactly what happened earlier this week. Check out MC skating his bowl under heavy skate drone surveillance after the turn. EPM “Marty, where we’re going, we don’t need roads” Out!

Music: Sparklehorse

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Circle of Skate Life

Jeff Ament and Friends - Building Skateparks

Skating, like life, is a continuous journey, constantly evolving and challenging our ability to adapt. Learning is a life-long process and big part of that is giving. So why the sappy intro? Well, check out this piece featuring Jeff Ament and friends giving in a big way. Check it out after the turn. EPM “forever stoked” Out!

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Bacon Footloosed + Skate Warehouse

Bacon's Footloosed online premiere at Skate Warehouse

Talk about your bonus Fridays, here’s one for you. An exclusive online premiere of the latest Bacon Skateboards video, Footloosed, brought to you by the folks at Skate Warehouse. CLICK IT NOW!

Lifeblood Bacon Weekend

Lifeblood Demo @ Estacada Footloosed Bacon Video

Looking to shred with Red or hang with the Bacon gang? Well, tomorrow, Saturday, May 19th, is your chance to do both. Kicking off the day is the grand opening of the Estadada skatepark that includes a demo by Team Lifeblood including newest Lifeblooder Mark “Red” Scott. Post park opening, head on over to the Unheard ramp for latest skate video from the Bacon crew aptly titled “Footloosed”; sorry Mike. Check out all the details on the fliers after the turn. EPM “gone skating” Out!
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Get Some While You Can

Jason Lytle @ Al's Den April 29-May 6, 2012

If you find yourself thinking, “I sure wish Jason Lytle would play seven nights in a row at the Crystal Hotel in Portland“, your dream has come true. Jason is halfway through a seven day stint at Al’s Den here in our fine city and you have just three more opportunities to inject yourself into the mix. Did we mention the shows are FREE? Yep, free and entertaining as heck. Click here for show dates and times. Check out some videos of Jason along with a larger version of his rad frontside air over a hip after the turn.

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Skate Karma Opportunities

Pier Park Clean-Up/Benefit for Brooklyn Street Skate Spot

Are you looking to put your skate karma back in balance? Well, tomorrow, Saturday April 21st, presents at least two of these opportunities. First up is the annual clean up at Pier Park from 9am-1pm. Come on out and help spruce up the first skatepark built as part of Portland’s 19 skatepark plan. Next up on the skate karma tour is a benefit for the Brooklyn Street skate spot at Plan B. The festivities kick-off at 8pm and it’s sure to put your skate zen in perfect alignment. Check out all the details on the fliers after the turn. EPM “reaching skate enlightenment” Out!

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Skate and Dee’s Art

Original Paintings by Dee Clark @ Commonwealth

Get it? Well, while you think about it, be sure to head over to Commonwealth this Friday, Feb. 3rd, for their February art show. Featured are paintings by Dee Clark along with special skate sculptures by Amber Camgilose. Not only can you enhance your cultural quotient, you can shred the ‘wealth for five bucks. Check out all the details on the flyer after the turn. EPM “will take a little coffee with Dee’s art” Out!

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So Long 2011

So Long 2011 @ MC's Bowl on Earth Patrol

Here’s how we rang in the new year with a low-key session at MC’s bowl. It’s a short video shot, edited and produced entirely on an iPhone. An Olloclip fisheye lens attached to the phone along with the 8mm app and iMovie app was all that was required. So if your looking for an econo video editing suite, this just might fit the bill. EPM “no computers were harmed in the making of this video” Out!

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