Mountain Dew and Lil Wayne Unveil DEWeezy

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

For further information, please contact:
SA Studios | Ashton Stronks| [email protected]| 909.518.5660
SA Studios| Melissa Keklak | [email protected]| 570.460.8509


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.

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  1. Dan Helgisonsenson

    January 15, 2018 at 4:15 am

    Park looks kinda lame and small, but I’ll take it

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