Beechmont Adult Skate Night
CINCINNATI, OH – Saturday, December 17, roll into Sunday morning at Beechmont Rollarena’s Adult Skate night. Enjoy skating to the sounds from 1980 to 1999 brought to you by DJ Narsistic of Columbus, midnight until 4:00 AM. Admission is only $10, skate rental extra. Must be 18 or older to ender the building.
March Madness Adult Skate Jam
BAKERSFIELD, CA –Wear your favorite team’s jersey, get into team spirit and celebrate the madness at the March Madness Adult Skate Jam with Special Guest DJ, Big Bert. It’s happening Saturday, March 18 at Skateland Bakersfield. Free Food catered by Kandi Kane will be available. Cash Prizes and giveaways will be awarded. Admission is $14.
12th Annual Icy Hot Skate Jam
COLUMBUS, OH –Do you prefer to be hot or cold? At this jam it doesn’t matter because you will get some of both! Join Skateology Skate Club for their12th Annual Icy Hot Skate Jam. Snuggle up and keep warm as you venture off to Columbus the weekend of February 2, then strip down to your skate outfit and enjoy a weekend that will be on fire! Warm up on Thursday night with DJ Narsistic. Friday, start the evening off with a good laugh as you are entertained by Antoine Blackman and Friends at the Icy Hot Comedy Jam. Keep the fires burning with DJ Keifer B at the Bounce Mixer Skate. A cash prize goes out to the largest group on skates when the clock strikes 2:00 am. Saturday, will be the always poppin’ Hot Spot Dance Party with DJ Hop and DJ Derek followed by the rolling inferno at Skate Zone 71 with DJ Narsistic. Book your room now at the Crowne Plaza.
17th Annual True Skater Weekend
CAMDEN, NJ –Calling all True Skaters, yes, you! Show your stuff at the 17th Annual True Skater Weekend. Friday, March 3, take a ride on the wild side and try your skills on “The Bull”. Yes, it’s First Friday at Millennium featuring unlimited bull rides and skating all night long where DJ AyeBoogie will be providing your favorite Hip Hop and R&B music. Then on Saturday, March 4, DJ Soul and DJ Jammin will be providing your musical entertainment at the True Skater Weekend main event from 11:00 PM until 4:00 AM. Admission is only $12.00.
Rollin' in Black Skate Bash
RALEIGH, NC – Saturday, December 17, Five Brothers Entertainment brings to you, The Rollin’ in Black Skate Bash. Everyone is invited to United Skates of America Raleigh to roll in Black from midnight until 5:00 AM. Tickets are $10 and free food will be available. Roll with DJ Wiz of Maryland, D-Smooth of the Queen City, DJ K-Diggar of Jersey and DJ High rise of Bull City. So give yourself an early holiday gift and come enjoy the roll before Christmas.
Last Sunday R&B Adult Night
ATLANTA, GA – East Side ATL! Want to get a good roll in without traveling across the city? Joi’s Sk8-A-Thon is hosting an R&B Adult Skate each and every last Sunday of the month. Get rolling from 7:30 PM until 11:30 PM for the price of $8. Music will be played by DJ Soulnificent of Baltimore.
6th Annul Sk8cation Skate Jam
PHOENIX, AZ – The Toe Stoppas invite you to come to the Valley of the Sun, February 10-12, 2017. Let Phoenix be your Winter oasis in the middle of February. Lots of activities are planned for your enjoyment including a meet and greet at the park, a bowling alley take-over, two nights of skating and more. The DJ lineup includes, DJ Taz, DJ WildChild, DJ Fly Ty, DJ Selectah Slam and DJ Joe Bowen. Check out the ad to see what else the Toe Stoppas have planned for you.
King's Rock Skate 2016
RALEIGH, NC – King's RockSkate, 10th Anniversary Skate Party, is coming to United Skates of America, December 3, 2016! You can't miss this great final skate event in North Carolina. We are bringing back good R&B, Funk, GoGo, JB, House, the smooth slow jams and songs that you miss. We are welcoming back
DJ M-Dollaz of Rocky Mount NC, DJ Freestyle of Raleigh NC, and the debut of DJ Tranz of Fayetteville NC! We anticipate a great time so get ready to get your roll and stepping in! All skate styles are welcomed and respected! Our anniversary admission is only $10 for everyone!
The host hotel is the Best Western Raleigh North on Capital Blvd. Room rate for skaters is only $64 plus tax! Call (919) 872-5000 to make your reservations.
Bring your skate groups, family, friends, and loved ones out on December 3rd at 11:59pm. Welcome home to all the Shuffle Skaters, JB Skaters, Jam Skaters, and every Style Skater from every state!!! We will see you there! Vendors welcomed!!!
M. L. KING SR
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Nov 27 - Tiffany "Youngin" Warfield, Low Riderz, Baltimore, MD
Nov 28 – Nino, Butterflys-N-Unity, DC/MD
Dec 1 – Rain, Butterflys-N-Unity, DC/MD
Dec 3 - Foxy D, Dyme Rollerz, Columbus, OH
Dec 5 – Monique a.k.a. SkateVixen, NJ
Dec 7 – LaClaudia Dyson, Washington, D.C.
Dec 7 - Dee, "Fly Girl", Fam Affair, Florida
Dec 8 – Tracy “Lil Tracy” Wright, Jr. 2 Smoov Rollers, Little Rock, AR
Dec 10 - Kim Moore, Philly
Dec 10 – David Pippen, Alanta, GA
Dec 12 – Khalilah “KY” Yasmin, NE
Dec 12 – LaKiesha Ms Redbone Tillman, NJ
Dec 13 - Preschuz, Washington, DC
Dec 14 – Wontaz “White Boy” Wallace, KY
Dec 14 – Latasha Tolbert-White, KY
Dec 15 - Darren Skinner, NSC Freestyle Rollers, N.C.
Dec 16 – DJ Keifer Bass, Dayton, OH
Dec 18 - Ronald Jones, Kansas City, MO
Dec 22 – Keona Edwards, Future NJ Skate 22 skater turning 9
Dec 24 – Stacy aka “Baby Stace”, Cincinnnati, OH
Dec 25 - Alisa "Bam Bam" Bailey, Milwaukee, WI
Dec 26 – Demetrius Anthony, Wilmington, DE
Dec 27 – Caring Stewart, Columbus, OH
Dec 28 – AK Role Model, Dayton, OH
Dec 30 – Darnell Bailey, NSC Freestyle Rollers, N.C.
Dec 30 - Rachael "SK8 Rebel", Cleveland, OH
Dec 31 - Michelle Porter, Chicago, IL
Jan 1 - Channa Goodlow, JBX, Chicago, IL
Jan 1 - Mary Chase, Master Rollers, VA
Jan 3 - Nichole Riley, Baad Girlz, Wilmington, DE
Jan 3 - Marc Gantt, Detroit, MI
Jan 4 - Audrey aka "Black Diamond", Philly, PA bwo NC
Jan 4 - Smooth aka Ed Mothershed, Chicago, IL
Jan 4 - Johnita “MzDyamond"
Jan 5 - Geanine Talley, Columbus, OH
Jan 6 - Kenny Ferguson, Flint, MI
Jan 6 - Jamelle Fair (Mil-town Rollers, Skaters R Us), Milwaukee, WI
Jan 6 - Cedrick "Dub Step", Fam Affair, Florida
Jan 7 - Michael Brown, Skate Executive Productions, Kansas City, MO
Jan 7 - Gail Green aka Gigi-- Sk8 22/BBrook--Newark, NJ (bwo) NC
Jan 8 - Richard 64sk8er Hunter, Texarkana
Jan 9 - Derek Lee, Columbus, OH
Jan 9 - Sky Mike Pope, Cleveland, OH
Jan 11 - Rob "Sho" Crosby, Richmond, VA
Jan 11 - Eric "DJ E Man" Christon, Chicago, IL
Jan 12 - Josephine Bynum, Washington, D.C.
Jan 17 - Rob "Showtime" Hunter, Cincinnati, OH
Jan 19 - James "Dr. Soul" Cooper, Dogg Pound Skate Crew, Huntsville, AL
Jan 24 - Terry Connors, Nashville, TN
Jan 25 – Roberta Blondi Lee, Pittsburgh, PA
Jan 27 - Temica Gordon, Washington, DC
Jan 27 – L. David Stewart aka NIZM, Suicide Kings, Chicago, IL
Jan 28 - Brendella Reddock, Huntsville, AL
Jan 28 – Von, Chicago, IL
Jan 31 – La’Mone aka “Poetry n Motion”, Naptown Real Rollers, Indianapolis, IN
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