Category results for: Events

Sneaker Con Detroit – Saturday, August 29, 2015

Sneaker Con is headed to the Motor City for the very first time, arriving in Motown on Saturday, August 29th, 2015. Following a blowout NYC event this past week, Sneaker Con will keep the momentum going in Detroit, the only scheduled stopover in the city for 2015. (Sneaker Con will try …

Sneaker Con NYC July 2015 Recap

Sneaker Con came home this past weekend, setting up at Jacob Javits Center for the biggest Sneaker Con ever. Thousands of sneaker connoisseurs showed up in force, ready to spend, sell and trade the rarest of sneakers arrayed under one roof. The Trading Pit experienced enough cash …

Jordan Brand Takes Over Las Vegas With the “First to Fly” Event

This past weekend Jordan Brand took over Las Vegas with the “First To Fly” event, celebrating the upcoming launch of the Jordan Super.Fly 4 during the 2015 AAU Tournament. The “First To Fly” experience, held at Brooklyn Bowl, kicked off the proceedings, featuring attractions like the “Kaboom Room,” a virtual …

Sneaker Con Los Angeles June 2015 Event Recap

This past weekend Sneaker Con was in Los Angeles for a star-studded event that coincided with the 2015 BET Experience at LA Live. Support from BET meant that the two-day extravaganza was free to all attendees, who showed up in force to buy, sell and trade the most …

Nike Partners With Livestock for World Cup Pop-Up Shop

In honor of the FIFA Women’s World Cup, Nike has installed a specially themed pop-up shop at Livestock‘s Vancouver location in the city’s historic Chinatown district. The overall aesthetic is designed to resemble a laundromat, complete with automated racks, embroidery machines, state of the art heat presses and a laser …

Sneaker Con NYC – Saturday, July 25, 2015

It almost goes without saying that Sneaker Con NYC is going to be huge. Considering that Gotham is where contemporary sneaker culture was born, visitors can expect an amazing array of rare and covetable sneakers under one roof, as well as over 250 vendors showing up in …

Nike Basketball 2015 Quai 54 World Streetball Championship

Basketball legend and sneaker icon Michael Jordan recently took a trip to Paris for the grand opening of the Jordan Brand Palais 23 experience. Following shortly after was the 14th annual Quai 54 World Streetball Championship, which is known to be the only streetball tournament sponsored by …

Michael Jordan Visits Paris to Launch the Jordan Brand Palais 23 Experience

We’ve already taken an inside look at the Jordan Brand Palais 23 experience, and we also know that Michael is in Paris — along with frequent partners in crime Tinker Hatfield and Mark Smith — for the opening of the groundbreaking space. And now these newly unveiled …

Michael Jordan and Tinker Hatfield at Palais 23

At the Jordan Palais 23 — a sprawling consumer experience celebrating the 30th anniversary of Air Jordan — Michael Jordan himself sat down for a Q&A session hosted by ESPN’s Michelle Beadle. In the accompanying screenshot of the live stream, MJ is sitting next to Nike design legend …