On Wednesday, September 26th, Mountain Dew execs and Mr.Lil Wayne himself will be cutting the ribbon on the new skate park in New Orleans’ Ninth Ward district. Development of the new skatepark is part of Mountain Dew and LilWayne’s DEWeezy project launched at SXSW. Following the ribbon-cutting event and skatepark unveiling with Lil Wayne, Mountain Dew will be holding a skate demo at the new park with their team Pro skaters fresh off the DEW Tour.
Attendees at the event include: Lil Wayne, Pro Skaters Paul Rodriguez and Theotis Beasely, Mountain Dew’s VP of Marketing Brett O’Brien, Tim Duggan on behalf of Make It Right, Coucilmember Earnest F. Charbonnet of District E and Mike Roebke of California Skateparks
WHO: Mountain Dew, Dew Skate Team, Lil Wayne, Make It Right, CA Skate Parks
WHAT: VIP Unveiling of the DEWeezy Project Skatepark
WHERE: Lower 9th Ward Village, 1001 Charbonnet Street, New Orleans, LA 70117
WHEN: Wednesday, September 26th, ceremony begins promptly at 4pm CDT
The DEWeezy project is your opportunity to be a part of the driving force behind a brand new Mtn Dew TV spot starring Lil Wayne. Inspire the idea, help select storyboards, and even get a behind the scenes look at the TV shoot. Then watch as the spot comes to life in front of DEW nation. www.deweezy.com