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Posted on: October 26, 2022

Skate City! Garland Opens Texas’ Second-Largest Skatepark

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The Boneyard in Garland is open!

The skatepark at Rick Oden Park is the second largest in Texas, boasting 46,000 square feet of skating area. Designed to provide fun, excitement and challenge, The Boneyard welcomes beginner and experienced skaters alike.

The skatepark is divided into three main sections: Street/Plaza, Bowl/Transition and Beginners. Designers made sure to include areas that allow beginners to learn new skills confidently, along with areas for advanced skaters to challenge themselves. The park is equipped with a wide variety of curbs, rails, hips, volcanoes, bumps, drop-ins, bowls and banks to give skaters of all skill levels many options to navigate.

The Oct. 22 ribbon-cutting celebration featured local food trucks and vendors and the sounds of local band The Broke$.

Rick Oden Park is also undergoing renovations and features many amenities made for families to enjoy together. Once fully completed, guests can enjoy walking trails, a food truck park, a permanent restroom and shade pavilions. Construction is nearly complete on the new baseball field, tournament-sized and complete with a bullpen area.

Watch the video from the ribbon-cutting event.

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