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Shodown N Seatown 2021 - NEW DATE ALERT!

SEATTLE, WA - This event is typically held in August. This year it will be held June 25-27, 2021. Make a note so you don't miss it.

New Party Announcement

NEW DATE! Shodown N Seatown: Summer Solstice Skate Jam
POSTED 5.12.21

SEATTLE, WA –  Attention all skaters!  Attention all skaters!  Shodown N Seatown has been moved from its usual date in August to the weekend of June 25-27. Mark your calendar and make plans to attend.  This is the LAST TIME this event will be held at Pattison’s West for the rink will be closing its doors permanently not long after this event. 

The Shodown N’ Seatown Summer Solstice Skate Jam weekend will include three nights of skating to the sounds of Team Dream on Friday, DJ Arson on Saturday, and DJ Fly Ty on Sunday.  No rental skates will be available and masks will be required at all times.  Skater’s must be 18 or older to attend.
Showdown in Seatown

Rolling in 2021
POSTED 5.9.21

CLEVELAND, OH –  Ms. Tracy is bringing the party to Cleveland and is inviting you to party at the Rolling in 2021 skate party, Saturday, September 25 at United Skates of America, Wickliffe.  The event starts at 11:00 PM and goes until 4:00 AM.  DJ Jammin and DJ Ivory will be spinning the turntables.  Admission is $15 w skates and $5 for skate rental. 
Rolling in 2021

6th Annual Red Alert Adult Skate Party
POSTED 4.27.21

RALEIGH, NC –  Tobe and Tracy are hosting the Red Alert Skate party weekend, Friday May 21 and Saturday May 22 at United Skates of America Raleigh.  The DJ lineup includes DJ K Digga, DJ D Smooth and Philly’s own DJ Jammin who will play at the main event.  Admission is $12 (Friday) and $15 (Saturday).  Skaters must be 18 or older to attend.  Advance tickets are available on Eventbrite.
6th Annual Red Alert Adult Skate party

It's All Wood in My Hood
POSTED 4.18.21

DALLAS, TX –  The Wood Ryderz Skate Club invites you to roll with DJ Mike Smoove and DJ R Cole, August 13-14, 2021.  The weekend includes bowling, a BBQ/Picnic, and two skate sessions.  Book your hotel under the Texas Wood Ryderz block to get the special rate of $89/night.  Presale tickets will be available at the host hotel.
It's All Wood in My Hood

State 2 State 4th Annual Sk8 Off
POSTED 4.11.21

HEMET, CA –  Mark your calendar and make travel arrangements to enjoy a weekend of roller skating and more at the 4th Annual State 2 State Sk8 Off - The Resort Experience Part 2.  September 10-11, State2State Productions is hosting a weekend with all kinds of activities which include the Kick Off skate jam and competition Friday night. Participants must register in advance.  Saturday morning there will be a skate workshop with techniques for everyone to learn.  After class, Meet and Greet at the Poolside Wine Tasting event.  Top off the weekend at the main event, the Playa’s Sk8 Ball with a live performance by Suga Free.  Book your room by August 11 to get the negotiated block rate.
State 2 State 4th Annual Skate Off



May 14-16, Memphis, TN
5th Annual "Memphis in May"

May 22-23, Raleigh, NC
6th Annual Red Alert Adult Skate Party

May 29, Charlotte, NC
Silent Sk8 - CANCELLED

Weekly & Monthly Jamz

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5th Annual Memphis in May

MEMPHiS, TN  –  Roll with the major league of skaters!  The 5th Annual Memphis in May Southern Roll, is coming May 14-16, 2021.  Settle in at “The Pregame” Friday Hangout in the Savor Lounge.  Arrive early for hours of fun before the “Batter Up” Jumpoff Skate Party Friday night.  Saturday afternoon’s game will be the “All White Affair” Ultimate Meet and Greet with soul food, music and family fun.  Saturday night, white continues to be the uniform color for the penultimate inning at the “Main Event” where everyone will roll at East End Skating Center.    Sunday’s final inning will start with the “Bottom of the Ninth” where you can get one more roll in before game over. 

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May 9 - Tammi "Dark Chocolate" Williams, Cincinnati, OH
May 10 - Sharnell "Ms. Charm, DMV
May 11 - Anthony "Tee" Baker, Rock Town, Hell on Wheels
May 13 – Tom White, Pittsburgh Steel City Rollers, Pittsburgh, PA
May 14 - Joanne Fountaine, Prescious Productions
May 16 - Dawn Hilton, Jus Sk8, New Jersey
May 17 – Kendra Davis, Flint, MI
May 17 – Shakiyla Smith, Decatur¸GA
May 17- DaLisa Ball, As The Wheels Turn Skate Club, Oakland, CA
May 17 - Jai Bounce, C-Land Freestylers, Cleveland, OH
May 17 – Hotshot, C-Land Freestylers, Clevelan, OH (Mig Skating Rink)
May 18 - Delores Donald, NSC Freestyle Rollers
May 19 - Michael Moss, Skateology, Columbus, OH
May 19 - Miss Cookie, DC/MDC
May 20 - Tanisha Davidson, Master Rollers, DC/MD
May 20 - Stich, Ruff Rollerz, DC/MD
May 21 - Jeanette J.L Littlejohn, Indianapolis, IN
May 21 – Milo,  NYC BX /Louisville, KY
May 23 - Ebony Hood VA Skate Connection, Hampton, VA
May 23 - Brandi "Fancy" Christia, Richmond, VA
May 24 - Marcial Wiggins, aka Mouse, Diamond State Rollers, Wilmington, DE
May 28 - Shawn Lo-Key Lawhorn, Skateology, Columbus, OH
May 31 - Marsha Cepeda "Heaven on Wheels", North Jersey
May 31 - Khannie Butler, The Scenario, Philly, PA
May 31 - Chel SoChic Mason, Jacksonville, FL

Jun 5 - Charles Dendy, NSC Freestyle Rollers
Jun 5 - Kekoa Edwards, Burlington, NJ
Jun 5 – Alisha Craigen, Icy Rock, Waukegan, IL
Jun 6 – Linda Taylor, Kennesaw, GA
Jun 6 – Katrina December, Suitland, MD
Jun 7 - Charles Edwards, Burlington, NJ Skate 22
Jun 8 - Montrell Pointer “StayFresh” One Wheel Motion Nashville, TN
Jun 8 - Sydnee Wade, Houston, TX
Jun 9 - Rita RahRah Louise, KC, MO
Jun 12 - Al Foreman aka "2Smooth", Minneapolis, MN
Jun 14 - Jeron Land, The Rock Star,, Atlanta, GA
Jun 14 - DeWayne Goodlow, JBXperience, Chicago, IL
Jun 15 - Brian Mullins, Columbus, OH
Jun 15 - Hezekiah Barnette, NSC Freestyle Rollers, Sk8 Xpressions (3/4 Muslim)
Jun 15 – Essie Desamours, Atlanta, GA
Jun 16 - Pam Burns, ATL Skater, Atlanta, GA
Jun 16 – Miss Raw Talent, C-Land Freestyler, Cleveland, OH
Jun 20 - Phyllis Jones, Atlanta, GA
Jun 21 - Tamecka “Mecka” Yancey of Mil-Town Rollers of Milwaukee, WI
Jun 26 - Rickey Davis AKA Tip Toe, Houston Texas, SpaceCity Rollers
Jun 28 - Shaquana Verne, Phase V, Camden, NJ
Jun 28 – DJ Mike Music, Atlanta, GA
Jun 28 - Lavette, Empire Roller Rink, Brooklyn, NY
Jun 29 - Desi,, Phoenix, AZ
Jun 29 – Janie Cosby, Virginia

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