Top Extreme Athletes to Be at Hannibal’s ShredFest
Several of the nation's leading extreme athletes will put on a show at ShredFest this weekend in Hannibal.
Two skateboarders and two BMX bikers who tour the country will show off their skills at the Ramp Park at Hannibal's Huckleberry Park as part of the ShredFest competition on Saturday, July 27.
The Ramp Park will open at 10 a.m. and there will be free entry into the park all day. Mark Twain Dinette will have a food and beverage truck in the park as well.
CoolByke, Midwest Orthopedic and Heartland Auto Body & Towing will be supplying helmets to the first 100 kids under 17 years old.
Registration for skateboard, scooter and bike competitions begin at noon. Competitions start at 1 p.m. The exhibition by the extreme athletes will be at 2 p.m., in between the competitions.
Prizes will be provided by Coolbyke Bicycle Shop and Pedal’rs Bicycle Shop, along with a variety of Hannibal merchants.
The athletes will showcase an exhibition of their tricks at 8 p.m. Friday, July 26, before the Movies in the Park showing of Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope. The first 200 people at the movie will receive a free Star Wars bobblehead.