X Games 16 takes over downtown L.A.

Goodbye, Carson, Calif.; hello, downtown L.A.

ESPN celebrates its 16th annual action sports event, July 29-Aug. 1, entirely downtown between the STAPLES Center, Nokia Theatre, the Los Angeles Coliseum and L.A. LIVE. This year's event marks the seventh consecutive year that the X Games is in Los Angeles. Thirty-one hours of live HD programming on ESPN and ESPN2 will be aired over the four days of the event, as well as on ESPN International, ESPN.com\action, ESPN Classic, ESPN3.com, and X Center.

ESPN.com/Action will call Los Angeles home for the week of the event, bringing you live results, commentary, ahtlete interviews, daily reviews and previews, feature stories, photo galleries and original video from each day at X16.

Tickets for X Games 16 are available at all Ticketmaster locations and the box offices at STAPLES Center and Nokia Theatre. The complete list of invited athletes can be found here.

Spectators who plan on visiting the L.A. area for X Games 16 can find venue, transportation and other event info here.

2010 X Games 16 disciplines and locations