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LORDS OF DOGTOWN + skate jam

27 November 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

white backgroud with image of three white boys holding skateboards in a blue skaterink. one has a drawn speech bubble coming out his mouth saying 'BRING YOUR OWN BOOZE'. text reads: LORDS OF DOGTOWN (2005) and gives information about the film event on 28 nov.

tickets at the bottom of the page


director catherine hardwick (THIRTEEN, TWILIGHT) takes on the tale of the z-boys, a group of surfer skaters growing up in santa monica in the 70s. the z-boys essentially made skating what we know it to be today, bringing their surfing-based style to form the foundations of contemporary skateboarding.


written by one of the z-boys, stacy peralta

stars one true bae heath ledger 💖Lords of Dogtown (2005) - IMDb💖

produced by david fincher (FIGHT CLUB, SE7EN)

based on the acclaimed documentary DOGTOWN AND THE Z-BOYS

its 106mins so perfect for people with short attention spans, and will be a chill screening where you can move about. the film will be subtitled.


skate jam

after the film there will be a chance to skate for all those who want to, and a chance to watch and hang out for those who don’t want to. there will be more info on this coming soon.

for those who don’t know, a skate jam is a chance to meet, skate and show off some sweet moves


obvs skateboarding has had a bit of a renaissance over lockdown and if you didn’t check it out, somerset house did a sweet mini exhibition on the history of skateboarding in the uk. the event was called no comply: skate, culture and community and you can find more from google arts and culture here.

about the event

tickets are pay what you can with a recommended price of £5. if you can pay more, please do, if you can’t, then that’s alright!

this event is byob – bring your own booze – and is 16+ (there will be id checks so don’t be sneaking in kiddos) —- please still be respectful with this, it’s not a phatty night out, it’s a chill film night! if you’re being a dick and getting too silly it’s not fun for anyone /:

tickets are available now!

doors open at 7pm / film starts at 7.30 / skate jam starts at 9.30

bring your friends, your lovers and anyone you know x


if you have any qs, contact us


the pioneer club

st albans has the oldest indoor skatepark in the uk

pretty cool, huh

and they have a great space to show films in

also pretty cool, huh

so we thought we’d put on some pretty cool skate films



we have big dreams for this collab, but we are starting off fair sized with a chill film night x skate jam

this event is for film lovers, skaters and anyone in between


funding for this special skate event

thank you to everyone who helped us raise over £400 to fund this event! we can’t wait to put it on and make more groovy activities happen in st albans <3

thank you and we welcome you to the club x


27 November 2021
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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the pioneer club
heathlands drive, harpenden road
st albans, herts al3 5ay United Kingdom
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