Skaters from Virginia, Washington D.C. , Maryland and other surrounding states will travel to Wakefield Skate Park in Annandale, VA. June 26 and 27, 2015 to participate in the 9th Annual Fairfax SkateFest/Skate for a Cause. The festival raises money for Children's National Medical Center in D.C and celebrates National Go Skateboarding day. SkateFest has activities for all ages, including a skateboard competition, Sk8 for a Cause and family festival. The event features hundreds of national and local sponsors. Major Sponsors include Gatorade/ Pepsico, Papa Johns, Fairfax County Park Authority, DK Skate, Fairfax Surf Shop.