Los Angeles says farewell to the X Games

If you have a teenager or are a fan of extreme sports yourself, you know that the Summer X Games has been a fixture in Los Angeles for the past decade. The event focuses on extreme and action sports like skateboarding, motocross and BMX (bicycle motocross). The Games, which will take place August 1 through 4, is the final leg of a special Summer X Games that included the international cities of Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, Barcelona, Spain and Munich, Germany. This will be Los Angeles' last year hosting the event, which will move to Austin, Texas next year. While you're staying at your Los Angeles vacation rental, be sure to check out the X Games in its long-time home.

Event schedule and line-up:

Staples Center
Featured events: Moto X Best Whip, Moto X Freestyle, Moto X Step Up, Moto X Speed & Style, Moto X Racing and Moto X Enduro X.

August 1: 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

August 2: 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

August 3: 7:00 p.m to 10:30 p.m.

August 4: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

L.A. Live Event Deck
Featured events: Women's street skateboarding, Street League Skateboarding and street freestyle BMX.

August 1: 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

August 2: 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

August 3: 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Irwindale Event Center
Featured events: Skateboard big air, BMX freestyle big air, rally cross.

August 1: 4:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

August 2: 4:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

August 3: 6:00 p.m. to 9:45 p.m.

August 4: 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Guests can buy tickets at the box offices of all locations, and there are plenty of places to park. Don't miss your last opportunity to catch the X Games in Los Angeles!

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