To celebrate the 35th anniversary of Nike’s Air Force 1, Nike has announced ‘Battle Force’, a basketball culture celebration in Melbourne next month which will see competition and creativity come together via a fusion of basketball, music, street art, sneakers and style.
For the first time ever in Australia, Foot Locker will also be offering customised sneakers by Australian street artist Phibs.
Part of an international project titled Blank Canvas Collective, the exclusive run of 70 hand-customised AF’1’s will be on display at the event and a selection will be available for purchase.
Basketball and street culture fans can also enjoy:
- Spectating the finals of the Melbourne Streetball Madness 5×5 competition
- Joining pick-up games
- Live DJ sets and live art
- Brother Wolf’s on-site barbershop
- A selection of food trucks
- Foot Locker showroom
- On-site tattooing
When: Sunday 3rd December 2017
Time: 11am – 7pm
Where: Hangar 85 Essendon, Melbourne VIC
Admission: Entry is free, but tickets are limited. All ages are able to register to attend here.