July 17, 2012
Music, Skate, Art in Manhattan
Bringing together the worlds of music, skate, and art, Converse City Carnage descends on Manhattan the weekend of July 20th – July 21st, in the Hudson River Park.
5-10 PM: August 18th
Viva Viva, Black Bananas and headliners The Kills will bring their talents to Pier 63 at the Hudson River Park for a blowout on August 18th. For those who cant make it, the show will be filmed in it’s entirety and streamed live on www.Ustream.Tv/ConverseCityCarnage - including a live 360 cam during The Kills set. With a click and drag of the mouse, or swipe of the finger, viewers will be able to look up, down, or sideways during the video – and sample the beautiful ambience of the Hudson River Park, and an amazing set.
3-5PM: August 17th:
City Carnage kicks off Friday afternoon with a skateboarding best trick carnage hosted by Converse Skateboarding Ambassadors. Local NYC skaters will receive prizes for the best tricks on obstacles around the park and best tricks in the bowl at the Pier 62 Skate Park in Hudson River Park. Giveaways and prizes will be awarded to the skaters who bring the carnage!
July and August
Come by the corner of 23rd and 11th on the west side of Manhattan to see a massive art installation from one of New York City’s brightest talents, David Ellis, as part of the Converse Wall to Wall program.