6th Annual Official Aries Skate Jam
DETROIT, MI – Wear all black everything and join Trenaye, Shlinda, Puff, Lisa and Pint at the Official Aries Skate Jam, Saturday, April 12 from midnight to 4 AM. Food will be served, catered by none other than Detroit's own Cookie and Tee's Catering. Tickets are $15 in advance. Skaters must be 21 or older to attend.
Tale of 2 Cities Skate Jam
CLEVELAND, OH – It is the best of Cleveland, it is the best of Chicago, it is the rolling of coasters, it is the rolling of 8 wheels, it is the epoch of a great party, it is the epoch of exhaustion at 5 AM. . . you have everything before you . . . so get ready to roll. June 27-28, 2014, pack your skates, hula skirts and your courage and head to Cleveland for a weekend of Roller Coaster and Roller Skating fun. The C-Land Freesylers and Chi-Force have joined together to host the “Tale of Two Cities” 9th Annual Skate Jam. Music will be provided by DJ Narsistic of CBus. A cash prize will be given to the largest uniformed club.
10th Annual Texas Skate Jam
DALLAS, TX – The Dallas Showtime Rollers are celebrating 10 years of hosting their summertime event. June 13-15 join them in the Big D to roll for three nights to the sounds of DJ Wild Child and DJ Soul Train. The weekend’s event will include a Meet and Greet with a dance in the banquet hall, dress code “All White”. Reserved seating is available.
STL Summer Sk8 Jam
ST. LOUIS, MO – June 20-21, come to St. Louis and roll at the 3rd Annual STL Summer Skate Jam. Friday night, music will be provided by DJ Joe Bowen, admission is $10. Saturday night roll to the sounds of DJ Big Bob, admission is $12. Book your hotel now and get the great rate of $89 per night.
Orbit Skate Party
PALATINE, IL – Bigg Doug and Mz. Buckwild is hosting a skate party, Saturday, March 29 at Orbit Skate Center in Palatine. The party starts at 11:00 PM and goes until 3:00 AM. Music will be provided by DJ Gold and DJ DMC. Admission is $10 all night and food will be provided.
4th Annual Summer Skate Explosion
BALTIMORE, MD – Are you ready for a hot weekend in July? July 25-27, Lavish Live Entertainment and Melomane Inc. invite you to roll all weekend long at the 4th Annual Summer Skate Explosion. Kick it off at the Meet and Greet on Friday at the Host Hotel. Then later, warm it up at “The Prequel” from midnight to 4 AM. Saturday lets Rock and Bowl at Shake and Bake from 4 PM to 8 PM. “The Sequel”, the main event, starts that evening at midnight featuring music by DJ Soulnificent, DJ Jammin and DJ Flash. A buffet will be served and there will be raffles and give-aways. Hang around Sunday for “The Finale” from 8 PM until Midnight with DJ JB.
2nd Annual One Stop in the Rock
LITTLE ROCK, AR – JB Inc. would like to invite all skaters to make a One Stop in the Rock, that’s Little Rock. June 6-7, 2014 roll to the sounds of DJ Soul Train, DJ Jay Biz and DJ Joe Bowen all weekend long. The weekend includes a meet and greet, a warm up skate, a cookout and the main event on Saturday night.
Low Riderz 6th Anniversary Skate
BALTIMORE, MD – Have a good time with the Low Riderz as they host their 6th Anniversary Skate Party weekend, April 25-27, 2014. Guests will have the opportunity to dance, bowl and of course, skate among other activities all weekend long. Friday come to the Meet and Greet Dance with DJ Flash. Saturday, bring the family to Shake and Bake for hours of bowling fun. Saturday night, the main event is on at Shake and Bake with DJs Jammin, JB and Nile. Free food will be available, wear your black and blue. Sunday night, wrap up the weekend with the Sunday Night Roll by DJ JB.
8th Annual Stride or Die Skate Jam
DAYTON, OH – Coming this summer to the Gem City, it’s the 8th Annual Stride or Die Skate Jam hosted by the Gen City Striders. Start off the weekend on Friday with a Chicken and Fish Fry Skate Jam at Orbit Fun Center. Admission is $12 in advance and includes one chicken or fish basket. Additional meals are sold for $5. Then on Saturday, have fun at Scene 75 where you can play arcade games, Laser Tag, Blacklight Mini Golf, 4-D Theatres and more. Saturday night is the main event at the Stride or Die Skate jam featuring Ohio’s own DJ Narsistic and DJ Keifer B. Admission is $12 in advance, $14 at the door.
Spring Fling Sk8 Party
LANHAM, MD – Saturday, April 12, spend the day rolling with family and friends at the Spring Fling Skate Party. Join Kandys Connections at Lanham Skate Center at Seabrook starting at 4:30 PM. There will be food, vendors, games and fun. Music will be provided by DeeJay JB and advance tickets are $5, skate rental included.
5th Annual Shodown in Seatown
SEATTLE, WA – Visit the town of the Superbowl Champion Seattle Seahawks and get a good roll in whle you are there. Friday July 25 through Sunday July 27, jam to the sounds of Seattle's own DJ Sketch and DJ Legacy at Pattisons West. Out-of-town skaters are also invited to join the locals and roll in the Torchlight Parade as it passes throudh downtown Seattle. This event has an estimated 300,000 spectators and will be televised.
Spring Bling Skate Jam
YOUNGSTOWN, OH – May 17, the Pittsburgh Steel City Rollers would like to invite all skaters out the 2014 Spring Bling Skate Jam. Meet up with your fellow skate family at the Meet and Greet at Camelot Lanes. Then Saturday night, roll with Ohio’s Own DJ Narsistic from 11:00 PM until 4:00 AM. Admission is only $15 and a food buffet will be served until it’s all gone.
19th Annual Super Skating Extravaganza
ST. LOUIS, MO – It’s 19 years strong . . . The Super Skating Extravaganza, hosted by the St. Louis Skills on Wheels is right around the corner. Friday, April 26 is the late night meet and greet skate at Coachlite Skating Center from 11 PM until 3 AM. Then on Saturday, enjoy yourself at the infamous STL meet and greet at the Dellwood Recreation Center for a full afternoon of activities including a workshop, bull riding, table tennis, foosball, pool, hula hoops, limbo and more. That’s just the warm up! Saturday night roll at the main event at Skate King Roller Rink from Midnight to 5 am featuring DJ Joe Bowen.
Let the Good Times Roll
NEW ORLEANS, LA – Roll hard in the Big Easy at the 3rd Annual “Let The Good Times Roll” Skate Festival. April 11-13, enjoy the weekend in New Orleans with the Rebirth Rollerz, Skate Unit and the 504 Steppers. Friday night, roll with DJ Joe Bowen from Midnight to 4 am. Saturday meet and greet at the French Quarter Festival. Saturday night, come back and roll again with DJ Big Bob. Hang around Sunday night and get one last roll with DJ WildChild from 8:00 PM until midnight.
Miami VIP Memorial Day Skate Jam
MIAMI, FL – Enjoy the Florida sunshine this Memorial Day weekend at the Miami VIP Memorial Day Skate Jam, May 23-25, 2014. Early Birds meet Friday at the Hard Rock Café to party with the skate family. Saturday skate, eat and enjoy the sun at South Beach followed by skating Saturday night at Galaxy Skateway with DJ Joe Bowen and DJ Tone of Chicago. Sunday, wrap the weekend up with a picnic on the beach from noon until 5 p.m. and then the main skate event with DJ Arson and DJ Joe Bowen from midnight until 4:00 a.m.
March 13-17, Charlotte, NC
Rolling in the Carolinas
March 29, Columbus, OH
4th Annual Ohio Skates for Life
April 4-6, Atlanta, GA
9 DJ 3 Nights
10-13, Sacramento, CA
2-RAW Skate Jam
April 11-13, New Orleans, LA
Let the Good Times Roll
April 12, Lanham, MD
Spring Fling Sk8 Party
April 25-27, Baltimore, MD
Low Riderz 6th Year Anniversary
April 25-26, St. Louis, MO
19th Annual Super Skating Extravaganza
April 25-27, Atlanta, GA
AJAX Skate Jam
14th Annual True Skater Weekend
CAMDEN, NJ – The 14th True Skater Weekend is coming to Millennium Skate World, Saturday, March 1, 2014. The party starts at 11:00 PM and goes until 4:00 AM. Music will be provided by DJ Jammin’ and DJ Arson. Admission is only $12 and includes a delicious buffet.
Rolling in the Carolinas 2014
CHARLOTTE, NC – It’s the spring party you’ve been waiting for . . . Rolling in the Carolinas, hosted by the NCS Freestyle Rollers is going down March 13-17, 2014. A Pre-Social will be held on Thursday followed by a Meet and Greet on Friday with Roll Call night that evening. Saturday get some of that good food at the Fish Fry and then roll Saturday night at Kates (Hudson) or (Lowell). Sunday, skaters will come together for brunch at Noon and then roll one last time at Kates Indian Trail that evening. Book your hotel rooms now before they are all gone.
Skate for Life
COLUMBUS, OH – Shed light on health awareness and get a good roll in at the same time. Saturday, March 29, 2014, join Sonya, Bee 1ne and Chilt as they host the Skate for Life skate party. The party starts at 11:30 PM and goes until 5:00 AM. Admission is $10 for organ donors and $13 for all other supporters. Complimentary food will be provided. Skaters must be 18 or older to attend.
5th Annual 2RAW Spring Skate Jam
SACRAMENTO, CA – Take a trip to Cali to roll for four nights, April 10-13, to the soulful sounds of four DJs: Soulnificent, Narsistic, Taz and Dub Cee. Thursday get a unique skating experience at the Warm Up Roll taking place at the Residence Rink. Friday through Sunday, roll at sunrise Rollerland in Citrus Heights. Save a few bucks by purchasing your tickets in advance. Also included in the weekend’s activities are a Meet and Greet, a Cookout and Bowling.
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Mar 1 - Deondra "D-Truth" Arline, JB Inc. Skate Crew, Little Rock, AR
Mar 3 - Isi aka Sxy Blk, Dyme Rollers, Columbus, OH
Mar 3 - Peach Brooks, Skateology, Columbus, OH
Mar 5 – Richard “Skate Boy” Hunter, Jr., Texarkana
Mar 6 - Nicole "Nikki-Boo", 504 Rollerz, New Orleans, LA
Mar 7 - Mike "Diddy" Giles, VA Skate Connection, Petersburg, VA
Mar 11 - Charles Hall, Savannah, GA
Mar 11 - Robin Riz Pryor, Philly, PA
Mar 13 - “Diego” Al Littlejohn, San Diego, CA
Mar 14 - Robert "Eazzy" Epstine Slowwalkerz Philadelphia, PA
Mar 14 - Emmitt "D-Town" Grant of CCP (Crowd Cutta Productions)
Mar 16 – Dana Dane, Cleveland, OH
Mar 16 – Neicy, Washington, DC
Mar 18 - Yu'Londa "Rico's Girl" Matthews, Cincinnati bwo Raleigh, NC
Mar 17 - Dar Gor from Philly Diva's
Mar 20 – Karen Willis, MD bwo S. Jersey
Mar 20 - Damon "Dash", KCMO
Mar 21 - Pebblez, Ladies of Ruff Rollerz, DC/MD
Mar 21 – Kevin and Kenny Mack, Inner City Rollers, DC/MD
Mar 23 – Edith Ward, Kupkake, Carolina Cruisers
Mar 26 - Glenn Carr, OL' SKooL, Lou, KY
Mar 29 - Xandria "BEIJING" Slay-Watkins
Mar 29 - Kenny “Stepquick” Eaddy, Solid Gold Skaters, Columbus, OH
Mar 30 – Zena Ray, aka Zee, Camden, NJ
Mar 31 - April Lassiter, Sophisticated Lady, Skatemasters USA, KC, Kansas
Mar 31 – Darryl Meadows, Pittsburgh Steel City Rollers¸ Pittsburgh, PA
Mar 31 – Steve McGee, Columbus Pearlers, Columbus, OH
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