Nike SB and Familia will be joining forces once again with a new Nike SB Dunk Low dedicated to Minneapolis’s First Avenue live music venue.

Once again, Familia and Nike SB are back again. Minneapolis-based, the skate shop always finds a way to tie in the city with their designs and for this edition, that remains true once again. Dedicated to First Avenue, the epicenter of music and entertainment in the city, the sneaker was originally set to release last year in 2020 for the 50th Anniversary of the venue but sadly was delayed. Now in 2021, the rendition appears to be finally seeing its release with first look images surfacing for us to enjoy.

Featuring a handful of sentimental details, the shoe arrives with a dark black design that showcases brick leather on the panelings that nod to the buildings black brick exterior. Along with that, star perforations are included on the toes which is inspired by the venues past performers which is also on the exterior of the building. Accented by purple laces, the black upper features wear-away technology that fades to purple which honors Prince, First Avenue’s homegrown talent. 3M detailing is included in specific portions while special checkered insoles finish off the meaningful design.


The Familia x Nike SB Dunk Low “First Avenue” will be dropping sometime in the future with a drop likely to go down later this year via select Nike SB retailers and Enjoy the first look images below and make sure to follow JustFreshKicks for updates and more of the latest sneaker news.

Familia x Nike SB Dunk Low “First Avenue”
Color: Black/Voltage Purple-White
Style Code: DJ1159-001
Release Date: December 11, 2021


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UPDATE 12/5: According to nikesbornothing, the Familia x Nike SB Dunk Low “First Avenue” is set to drop on December 11th, 2021 via select Nike SB retailers. Keep it locked for updates.

UPDATE 7/20: In hand images of the Familia x Nike SB Dunk Low “First Avenue” are here which showcase the reflective detailing across the rendition. Enjoy the pair below and make sure to keep it locked for updates.

UPDATE 6/7: More detailed images are here which you can enjoy below. Stay tuned for updates.

UPDATE 5/29: In hand images of the Familia x Nike SB Dunk Low “First Avenue” are here via njssyryda. Stay tuned for more details.

Images Via: JF Grails

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