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Love the Paine? Come out this Saturday



What do these artists have in common?

Isaac Lin, Thom Lessner, Adam Wallacavage, Shepard Fairey, Andrew Jeffrey Wright, Adam Wallacavage, Matthew Neff, Crystal Stokowski, Kevin E. Taylor

They’re some of the artists who donated work to the Saturday, June 28 benefit, 9 pm-1 am, for the future Franklin’s Paine Skatepark. (This is the skatepark promised by the city when they took away Love Park as the international mecca of skatingdom.)

A print by Ben Woodward, one of several he donated to the event.
A print by Ben Woodward, one of several he donated to the event.

Music, dancing…and prints for sale!! This event will have it all in the fabulous Urban Outfitters facility in the Navy Yard. Musicians include Rock Tits, Broadzilla, Yah Mos Def and Eymind & Bo. Admission costs $20 if you buy a ticket at Urban Outfitters or at Jenny Jaskey Gallery. $22 if you buy them online. NO TICKET SALES AT THE DOOR.

Max Lawrence and Jenny Jaskey curated the art show.

Don’t know how to get to the Navy Yard for the benefit? Buses will run a loop between various pickup points in Center City and South Philly. Buses run every 30 minutes to and from the Naval Shipyard beginning at 8:30 pm. Last bus leaves the shipyard at 1:30 am

Here’s the info…and you can buy your tickets here too.

Paine's Skatepark location
The site of the future Franklin’s Paine Skatepark. We’re still tripping over our tongues trying to say that name….