AWA Holiday Craft Fair
Nov
17
10:00 AM10:00

AWA Holiday Craft Fair

We’ll be joining our crafty chums Sunday 17th Nov 10-4pm at Aberdeen Treetops Hotel to showcase and sell our merch.!

A wee blurb below about the AWA Holiday Craft Fair:

“Annual Craft Fair hosted by AWA (Association of American Women of Aberdeen) in support of our chosen charity for the year, Friends of the Neonatal Unit.
Over 100 local vendors will sell their products and there will be a fundraising Sweet Shoppe.”

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Doric and Friends Drop In at Transition Extreme
Nov
23
4:00 PM16:00

Doric and Friends Drop In at Transition Extreme

Join us and friends for a day of fun and skateboarding at Transition Extreme.!

-Raffle Prize! A one off TX/Doric Deck - stick your name on your wristband before you leave and get it in the pot to enter.!

-Half Price Session Prices!

We’ll have a selection of stalls selling their wares and raising awareness/money for their cause. This includes:

*Doric Skateboards - full PoP up with loads of stock.!

*Shed of Shred - local skater Anders has found a great way to re-cycle old skateboards. He’s turned them into all manner of stuff including jewellery.!

*Jetpack Dinosaur - another local skater with skills beyond the board. Chris is an artist who’s work can be seen all over the city (Painted Doors, Oor Wullie Bucket Trail) and in Transition itself. Chris will have some of his art for sale.!

*Broch Skate Club - ‘Broch Skate Club are a local registered charity who are currently looking for funds to build a brand new, state of the art skate park in Fraserburgh. A new park will help us preserve the skate scene, attract tourism to the town and encourage the youth to get fit outdoors. We’ve a range of items for sale including tees, pint glasses and backpacks with all proceeds going to our cause.’

*Blueskate Peterhead - Blueskate is a group of local skaters and supporters from Peterhead who have joined together to create a purpose built skatepark in Peterhead. The current skatepark is past its sell by date and needs an upgrade. The aim is to involve the community in the design of this and create a space to attract visitors from all ages and background to take part in all types of wheeled sports. The first phase of this is to fundraise for this. We have created merchandise to begin with, these include: Adults Tees Kids Tees Beanies Pom Pom Beanies Key Rings Stickers

*Banchory Skate Park - also well into the development of the facilities at Banchory, Russ and his team will be on hand to help raise their profile and offer some merch.

*Granite City Roller Derby - Jo and the team will be in attendance to offer encouragement for Quad Skating - something that you can do at TX or learn more about Roller Derby.

*Peacocks Visual Arts - Former TX Boss man Jo Coleman will be joined by printer James Vass to offer up some information on what Peacocks offer. Hopefully they will have some printing equipment of some kind to let you have a go!

*Westburn House Aberdeen - Adam and his team have grand plans for the redevelopment of Westburn House and the park it self. With the park already home to an outdoor park any investment there is a good thing! These guys currently have a fundraiser and also have some cracking badges designed by Small Stories for sale!

*Grays School of Art - lGray's School of Art 2nd Year Communication Design students have created skateboard graphics as part of their coursework under the direction of Nicola Watson, John Welsh and other course teaching staff.
Their artwork will be on show at TX for the evening, including student Anca Tomescu's final design which has been selected for printing by skateboard company owners Adam Wood (Karma Skateboards) and Gary Kemp (Doric Skateboards).
A selection of #YES SKATEBOARDING decks developed as part of a collaboration between Gray's School of Art, Denis Law Legacy Trust and Transition Extreme will also be on show.

*Two Birds - original Transition Extreme founder, Neil Stevenson now has a wee business with his 2 sons Greg and Daniel, all originally from Aberdeen. Two Birds will be showcasing and providing tasters of their new Vitamin Enriched Cold Blend Coffee, the perfect caffeine hit to fuel your skate session, with added health benefits! Check it out on Instagram @twobirdscoldblend and see their stockists in Scotland.

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Etsy Made Local Aberdeen Design + Craft Market
Nov
28
to Dec 1

Etsy Made Local Aberdeen Design + Craft Market

  • Etsy Made Local Aberdeen (map)
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I’ll be here with a Doric PoP up all week/end!

Etsy Made Local Aberdeen is returning this Christmas 2019!

We’re very excited to be hosting this year in the amazing space above Home Comforts in Union Square (with a stunning view of Aberdeen Harbour 🚢)!

Open over 4 days - our market promises to be a fun alternative to the conventional Christmas shopping experience. Buy direct from local Etsy designers and makers, and ofcourse have the chance to meet the people behind the craft.

Etsy Made Local is a national initiative celebrating the crafters, collectors and artisans in local communities across the UK.

After our incredible 2018 market, we are so excited to bring this national event back to Aberdeen for a 4th time! We will be showcasing a diverse array of local creative talent, you’ll be sure to find unique and beautiful products of outstanding quality.

And to carry on the tradition, we’ll be kicking off with a launch party on Thursday 28th November - a late night shopping event to really set the vibes - A live DJ set and a round of complementary mince pies and mulled wine 🍷 🥧 , the ultimate way to do your Christmas shopping!

We will see you all there!
Aberdeen Etsy Team

Etsy Made Local - Aberdeen is organised by a team of local Etsy sellers

Opening times:
Launch, Thursday 28th: 6pm-8pm
Friday 29th: 10am - 5.30pm
Saturday 30th: 10am - 5.30pm
Sunday 1st: 11am - 4pm

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Aberdeen Christmas Village
Dec
19
to Dec 22

Aberdeen Christmas Village

We are back in the Mariscall College Quad in our wee hut from Thursday 19th Dec to Sunday 22nd.!

We’ll have a full pop up of all our stock but please give us a shout ahead of time. By the time we get to this event some of our stock will have taken a big hit. So order online and pick up there or just DM us to discuss what you are after.! : )

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Nov
1
7:00 PM19:00

Day of the Deid Doric x Fit Like Deck Launch

Join us at Fierce Bar Aberdeen between 7 and 9pm on Friday 1st November for the official Day of the Deid Deck Launch!

The concept for this design was the brainchild of local street artist Fit Like Art - taking its cue from the Mexican Day of the Dead festival Skulls and adding all things Aberdeen/Doric Skateboards to it.

On the night we will have Decks, Tees and Tote bags of this design available. Some will already be claimed on pre-order so this is your chance to pop in and grab something in person.!

The rest will go on the website after the event!

Come along and have a beer and a chat.!

Price List

  • Decks - £45 - Hand stenciled by Fit Like and screen printed by Doric Skateboards.

  • Tees - £20 - screen printed by Doric Skateboards.

  • Totes £20 - screen printed by Doric Skateboards.

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Sep
20
to Sep 22

Aberdeen Inspired Nights

  • The Green Aberdeen Scotland (map)
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Set on the Green here in Aberdeen, Inspired Nights on the Green is a food/drink/music festival set over 3 days.

Its free entry and kicks off at 4pm on September 20th and ends 6pm September 22nd.

We’ll be there with a stall selling all of our merch for the whole weekend until 10pm on the Friday and Saturday night.!

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Aug
23
to Aug 25

Aberdeen Inspired Nights

  • The Green Aberdeen Scotland (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Set on the Green here in Aberdeen, Inspired Nights on the Green is a food/drink/music festival set over 3 days.

Its free entry and kicks off at 4pm on August 23rd and ends 6pm August 25th.!

We’ll be there with a stall selling all of our merch for the whole weekend until 10pm on the Friday and Saturday night.!

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Doric x Transition Friday Night Drop In
Feb
8
6:00 PM18:00

Doric x Transition Friday Night Drop In

Join us on Friday 8th February for a relaxed atmosphere in the skate park!

Maybe its been a long time since you've skated or you want to have a session with your kids and yourself?

We'll have some informal coaching available and you can enjoy the whole 4 hours for only £10

There will be some timetabled coaching available at special rates for familes - get in touch with Transition for more details.!

So whether you are north or south of 40 or just thinking you fancy a go again come along!

Good skaters also very very welcome - be encouraging and supportive of those who are getting back on a board.! : )

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DORIC x TRANSITION DROP IN
Nov
23
6:00 PM18:00

DORIC x TRANSITION DROP IN

The launch night of a potentially regular event - Doric Skateboards and Transition present the Friday Night Drop-In.

Has it been a while since you’ve skated? Maybe you think you’re too old? Or you want to come along and have a skate with your kids and some like minded folk!

Set aside Friday 23rd November for a bargain £10 session for the full 4 hours. !

Informal coaching on hand to help out and a positive, supportive vibe throughout.

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