X Games mean no limit with prime focus on extreme sports, which is organized and controlled by the American sports broadcaster ESPN as an annual sports event. The X games have gained a popular media explosion due to their big name sponsors and with constant fan attendance. The participant of top tier athletes is also considered to be another gain in advantage to increase the popularity of the X Games. The X games are also considered to be called as Summer X Games.
The X Games has lot of events to catch up such as X fest sports, Musical fest, Live music, interactive elements and autograph sessions from your favorite athletes.
The X games are held in Austin from 2nd June to 5th June. The events are more exciting than ever before with extreme action carried with DJ to make the event more interesting and entertaining to the crowd as you can see some extreme stunts with some flies in the air.
The inaugural X Games were held in the year 1995 of summer in Rhode Island. The crowd to watch the event are so excited with a count of 38,000 for the first and later decreased a bit, but made a comeback with 83,500 fans after two years. The X Games event is found to stage an eco-friendly event which includes using biodiesel fuel in their vehicles and organizing recycling campaigns.
The X games started to organize the Winter X Games which are held in Aspen Colorado till 2019 in the months of January or February and Summer X games used to be in Los Angeles but changed it to Austin Texas from June 2014. In 2011 ESPN held a bid to organize the yearly events in the different parts of the world with the following selected cities Barcelona, Munich, Foz do Iguacu. ESPN opted to stop the plan from 2013.
Nicki Minaj, Metallica will be featuring the event followed by various musical artists and DJ plays. The other events are as follows The Glitch Mob, Kid Ink, Talib Kweli, Deltron 3030, Pennywise, Joywave, Bright Light Social Hour, UME, A. Sinclair, Zeale, Flesh Lights, Phranchyze, A Gaint Dog, Sip Sip, Golden Dawn Arkestra, Residual Kid, Digital Wild, Walker Lukens, The Blind Pets and The Happen-Ins.
|When||June 2-5, 2016|
|Where||9201 circuit of the Americas Blvd, Austin, TX 78617|
|Time||Daily all day|
|All Skateboard||Monster Energy Skateboard Street Men's||Moto X Best Whip|
|All BMX||Skateboard Street Women's||Moto X Enduro X Men's|
|All Moto X||Skateboard Vert||Moto X Enduro X Women's|
|All Rally||Skateboard Vert Best Trick||Harley-Davidson Flat-Track Racing|
|All Truck||GoPro BMX Big Air||Moto X QuarterPipe|
|America's Navy Skateboard Big Air||BMX Big Air Doubles||Moto X Speed & Style|
|Skateboard Big Air Doubles||BMX Dirt||Moto X Step Up|
|Skateboard Park||BMX Park||RallyCar Racing|
|Skateboard Street Amateurs||BMX Vert||Off Road Truck Racing|
|When||June 4-7, 2015|
|Where||Chicago, Detroit and Charlotte, N.C., Austin|
|Time||Daily all day|
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