Two skaters enjoying the Go Grind event at the Grant Park skate park.

Go Grind Skateboarding & BMX Events

'Go Grind' is a series of free clinics taking place at various Chicago skate parks.

Drop by one of these events and receive instruction from our expert skateboard and BMX coaches. Each clinic will also feature contests, graffiti artists, and music. Open to all ages. Equipment will be available for those who do not have their own. 
New this year - two camps will be offered.  All clinics and camps are free. 

Presented by Chicago Action Sports, in partnership with the Chicago Park District.


2019 Dates & Times



Each event runs from 4-7 pm, except for Big Marsh which is 1-5 pm.


Each camp runs Monday - Friday from 2-5 pm.  The fee is $28 for each camp.

Register for a Camp

Races/Jams at Grant Park

Every Thursday night, from April 4 - September 19, from 3-7 pm
In addition to the clinics listed above, don't miss the 'Go Grind Thursday Night' skate races at the Grant Park Skate Park.  Every Thursday night from April 4 - September 19.  Participants can win Jimmy Johns gift cards donated by Chicago Action Sports.