The 2017 Aqua Jam skateboarding event took place at Boom Island in Northeast Minneapolis on July 22nd, 2017. Familia Skate Shop, Fulton Brewing and Nike SB sponsored the event. With the temperature reaching the mid 90’s, Skateboarders from all over participated in the free skate; mainly shirtless. Put on by Familia Skate Shop; with beer pouring from Fulton Brewing. The event was part of the 2017 Aquatennial held in Minneapolis, with various events going on throughout the city.