ESPN’s Scott Van Pelt to Broadcast Live from X Games 16
Interscope Records and Suburban Noize Artists to Perform at Party in the Plaza
ESPN Radio’s The Scott Van Pelt Show, Mason and Ireland, L.A. Sports Live and Action Sports with Brando will broadcast live from the L.A. LIVE X Games stage in Nokia Plaza July 29-Aug. 1.
In addition, X Games 16′s “Party in the Plaza” will feature four days of X Games 16 medal ceremony presentations, live musical acts, dance crews, DJs and live telecasts of X Center in the Nokia Plaza from 7 p.m.-10 p.m on Thursday and Sunday, and 8 p.m.- 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. The Dre Beats Radio X Stage powered by KROQ will feature daytime bands and activities including a live broadcast with KROQ’s Stryker on Friday, July 30. The X Games 16 “Party in the Plaza” is free to the public.
Tickets for X Games 16 are available for purchase through Ticketmaster.com, all Ticketmaster outlets and venue box offices.
Below is the schedule for the musical performances, dance crews and DJs for the Party in the Plaza:
Thursday, July 29
2:15 p.m.-2:45 p.m. A Day to Remember
3:30 p.m.-4 p.m. MK & The Gentlemen
7 p.m.-10 p.m. Medal Ceremonies and X Center; DJ Hapa, dance crew: Foot Klan
Friday, July 30
3:15 p.m. – 3:45p.m. Yelawolf (Interscope)
8 p.m.-11 p.m. Medal Ceremonies and X Center; Glasses Malone, Saigon and DJ Bobby B from Kottonmouth Kings (Suburban Noize) in between medal ceremonies and X Center
Saturday, July 31
3:15 p.m.-3:45 p.m. Big B with Scott Russo from Unwritten Law
4:30 p.m. – 5p.m. Jared Evan
8 p.m.-11 p.m. Medal Ceremonies and X Center and DJ Skee (with special guests)
Sunday, Aug. 1
3:30 p.m.-4 p.m. The Knux
7 p.m.-10 p.m. Medal Ceremonies and X Center; Tulsi & DJ Modul8r, Dance Crews: Kid Power, West Bound, Extra Credit Kru & Syrenz and Killafornia
ESPN X Games celebrates its 16th year by taking over downtown Los Angeles with more than 200 athletes, including the biggest names in action sports, competing for the most coveted medals in Skateboard, BMX Freestyle, Moto X and Rally Car. The 16th annual action sports competition, held July 29 – Aug. 1, 2010, will mark the eighth consecutive year that the X Games will take place in Los Angeles.
For more information, including schedule and X Games media information, including press releases, logos and additional images from past events, log on to www.espneventmedia.com. For general information and updated athlete lists, log on to www.xgames.com. Follow the X Games on Twitter at Twitter.com/espnxgames.