May 17th, 2010 by pressrelease

WAKESTOCK – WORLD’S BIGGEST WAKE FESTIVAL
BANDS ANNOUNCED: PUBLIC ENEMY, ALEXISONFIRE, CRASH KINGS!

WWA WAKESTOCK WORLD SERIES • AUGUST 6-8 • COLLINGWOOD, CANADA
Presented by MONSTER ENERGY

May 14, 2010, Collingwood, Canada: Yes the rumours are true! Hip Hop legends Public Enemy and Canada’s preeminent post-hardcore band Alexisonfire will headline this summer’s WAKESTOCK Wakeboard World Series & Action Sports Music Festival, August 6-8, 2010. Two truly amazing live acts performing on Wakestock’s Monster Energy main stage. This is the most incredible headline combo in Wakestock’s 13 year history!

ALSO announced are the chart-topping Crash Kings fresh off this week’s live performance on the Jimmy Kimmel Show. 

PLUS indie faves USS featuring special guest Canadian Hip Hop legend Maestro Fresh Wes;  Hollerado; and KO! Stay tuned for more bands and DJs to be announced!

EARLY BIRD TICKETS including a three-day festival pass are on sale now at www.Ticketmaster.ca.
Wakestock is the world’s premiere and longest running wakeboarding festival, part of the WWA Wakeboard World Series featuring the planet’s best wakeboarders and wakeskaters. The Billabong Pro Wakeboard finals and Malibu Boats Pro Wakeskate finals and take place Sunday August 8 featuring the new Malibu VLX Wakesetter.

Wakeboarder of the Year and Wakestock 2009 Champion Aaron Rathy of Canada will be back to defend his title against young gun sensations Harley Clifford and Bob Soven and past Wakestock champions Rusty Malinoski, Phillip Soven and many more! 

Five-time Wakestock Wakeskate Champion Brian Grubb will return to defend his title against the biggest names in wakeskating.

Wakestock also features Canada’s largest Amateur Wakeboarding Championship showcasing the country’s best up-and-coming riders and debuting the new 2010 Axis wake boat.

PLUS the Wakestock action sports marketplace with tons of shopping deals, Miss Wakestock bikini contest, skateboard park, film premieres, legendary parties, new expanded wakeboard spectator viewing and much, much more.

Wakestock 2010 presented by Monster Energy goes off August 6-8 at Millennium waterfront park in Collingwood – Ontario, Canada’s action sports playground destination just 1.5 hours north of Toronto.
Wakestock 2010 Schedule
Friday August 6 – Wakestock Amateur Championship, Pro Practice & Family Day
Saturday August 7 – Wakestock Pro Wakeboard and Wakeskate Qualifications; Live Bands
Sunday August 8 – Wakestock Pro Wakeboard and Wakeskate Finals; Live Bands

Wakestock 2010 Collingwood – three days of boarding, bands and bikinis presented by Monster Energy, in conjunction with Coors Light, Billabong, Malibu Boats, Schick, 102.1 the Edge, and 
SBC Wakeboard, Skateboard, and Surf Magazines.
For more info: www.Wakestock.com.

About Wakestock: The world’s largest, longest standing and original wakeboarding, action sports & music festival, Wakestock pioneered the genre with it’s ground-breaking establishment in 1998 in Bala, Muskoka, Canada! There have been many imitators around the world in recent years, but none come close to the original, real deal!

Wakestock™ is owned and produced by SBC Events Inc, an independent Canadian production company specializing in action sport & youth lifestyle marketing, in association with SBC Media Inc., publisher of Canada’s leading action sports magazines and websites. “Wakestock™”, “Wakestock World Series™”, “Wakestock Festival™” and “Wakestock Action Sports & Music Festival™” are trademarks of SBC Media Inc. in Canada, the United States and/or other countries.

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