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20 Years Strong! Skills on Wheels Celebrates an Achievement in 2015
POSTED 10.28.14

ST. LOUIS, MO – Yes, it has been 20 years rolling . . . one of the ORIGINAL national skate jams is celebrating its 20th Anniversary in 2015.  The St. Louis Skills on Wheels skate club would like to invite you to celebrate and roll with them, April 24-26.  The weekend starts with a Spring Fling Gala Dance at Sweetie Pies Upper Crust (Have you seen the show on OWN?) and it is a semi-formal affair. The event list also includes a Meet and Greet Skate, a skate workshop, recreational festivities and the main event on Saturday night.  Make your mark on this anniversary celebration by having your business or congratulations expressed in their 2015 Souvenir Ad book.
20th Annual Super Skating Extravaganza

4th Annual Sk8Cation
POSTED 10.26.14

PHOENIX, AZ – The Toe Stoppas would like to invite you to their 4th Annual Sk8Cation roller skating weekend!  Come in from the cold February 13-15, 2015 and bring your valentine for a fun time in Phoenix.  The weekend lineup includes a Red Rooftop Party in beautiful Scottsdale, a cookout at East Lake Park, A Pre-Roll Bowling Party and two nights of skating.  Come dressed to impress wearing the color red to the Red Rooftop Party and rep your city at the Saturday night skate party.  Music will be provided by DJ Taz, DJ Selectah Slam and DJ Fly Ty.  Admission is $15 in advance for each skate event.
Toe Stoppaz Skatecation

1st Friday Gobble Gobble Skate Party
POSTED 10.13.14

CAMDEN, NJ – It’s that time of year again but this time, dessert comes before dinner.  Join Ms. Netta “The Whistle Blower” at the Gobble Gobble Skate Party, Friday, November 7.  Mark your calendar now because if you have been to this event before, you know it is usually hosted AFTER Thanksgiving.  The party starts at 11:00 PM and goes until 3:00 am.  Music will be provided by DJ Jammin.  Admission is only $10 per person and includes the dessert buffet.
Gobble Gobble Skate Party

Icy Hot Skate Jam - 10th Anniversary
POSTED 10.11.14

COLUMBUS, OH – Come and celebrate with Skateology as they host their 10th Anniversary Icy Hot Skate Jam, February 5-7, 2015 at Skate Zone 71 in Columbus.  Three smokin’ hot nights of skating to the sounds of DJ Keifer B (CBus), DJ Big Bert (LA), DJ Hop (CBus), DJ Derrick (CBus), with DJ Narsistic (CBus) and DJ Spin (ATL) rounding up at the main event.  Thursday is the warm up with half price admission for out-of-towners, Friday there will be bowling and a Mixer Skate jam following that night.  Saturday is the “Hot Spot” dance party at the host hotel followed by the main event.  Admission is $13 in advance, $16 at the door and $35 after 2:00 AM so get there early!
Icy Hot Skate Jam

Thanksgiving Skate Jam
POSTED 10.6.14

ROSEVILLE, CA – Hey Sacramento! You asked for it and we are going to give it to you. It’s the first annual Thanksgiving Skate Jam at Roller King and everyone who wants to roll is invited!  Gobble down that Thanksgiving meal and then head to the rink to roll from 7:30 PM until 10:30 PM.  Admission is $12 with skates.  So come and work that Turkey off 
Thanksgiving Skate Jam

Fall Roll Fest 2014
POSTED 9.15.14

KANSAS CITY, MO – The STL Rollers are hosting their annual Fall Roll Fest, November 7-8 at the Winnwood Skate Center in Kansas City.  Roll Friday and Saturday with DJ Joe Bowen and DJ Slim.  Saturday afternoon Bowl for Soul at Ranch Bowl with DJ Mz. Tone and DJ Bigg Kidd Kodak.  Discounts for advance tickets, more at the door. 
Fall Roll Fest 2014

4th Annual AJAX Skate Jam
POSTED 9.14.14

ATLANTA, GA – Coming to ATL April 2015, it’s the 4th Annual AJAX Skate Jam.  Three nights of skating and a weekend of fun while being entertained by DJ Jammin, DJ Wildchild, DJ Warlock, DJ Cypher, DJ Soulnificent, DJ Arson and DJ Brian.  Take your pick or pick them all and roll at SkateTowne and Sparkles.  Check the ad for details about admission and hotel discounts.
4th Annual AJAX Skate Jam

Tampa Soul Roll Invitational 2015
POSTED 9.13.14

TAMPA, FL –  Hot sun, palm trees, beaches and lots of fun – in the wintertime!  Start preparing now for your mid-winter get-away-from-the-snow vacation.  The Tampa Rollers invite you to join them for a roll at the First Annual Tampa Soul Roll Invitational, January 16-18, 2015.  The weekend includes a Meet and Greet at Gametime, and fun at Rowlett Park, Hogan’s Beach and two nights of skating.  Make your hotel reservations now before the group rate ends.
Tampa Soul Roll


October 26, Atlanta, GA
Hard Hitters 1st Annual Halloween Party

October 31 - November 1, Las Vegas, NV
First Annual Sin City Skate Jam

November 7, Camden, NJ
Gobble Gobble Skate Party

November 7-8, Kansas City, MO
Fall Roll Fest

Weekly & Monthly Jamz

Weekly Jamz
FL: 1st, 3rd, 5th Sat
GA: Sparkles

Monthly Jamz
IL: 4th Sat
MD: 2nd & 4th Sun
NC: 1st Sat

1st Annual Halloween Party

ATLANTA, GA – October 26th, 2014, join the Hard Hitters at Sparkles in Smyrna for their 1st Annual Halloween Party. There will be a cash prize, giveaways and a prize for Best Costume. The party starts at 8:00 PM and goes until 2:00 AM. Music will be provided by DJ Soul and DJ Fly Ty. Admission is $8.00.

First Annual Sin City Skate Jam

LAS VEGAS, NV – What happens in Vegas, Stays in Vegas! Come and have a roll at the First Annual Sin City Skate Jam. October 31 and November 1, 2014, enjoy a stay at the Luxor Hotel, meet and greet skate family around the country and roll to the sounds of DJ Narsistic and DJ Joe Bowen.

Fall Roll Fest 2014

KANSAS CITY, MO – The STL Rollers are hosting their annual Fall Roll Fest, November 7-8 at the Winnwood Skate Center in Kansas City.  Roll Friday and Saturday with DJ Joe Bowen and DJ Slim.  Saturday afternoon Bowl for Soul at Ranch Bowl with DJ Mz. Tone and DJ Bigg Kidd Kodak.  Discounts for advance tickets, more at the door.

Skate Session

Orlando Roll Bounce
POSTED 10.19.14

ORLANDO, FL – Hey skaters in Orlando and surrounding areas!  Looking for a good place to roll on a regular?  Check out Orlando Roll Bounce every 1st , 3rd and 5th Saturday of the month at Universal Skating Center.  Music provided by KRG Productions.  Skaters must be 18 or older to attend.
Orlando Roll Bounce

Karim Akram
Springfield, OH

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Oct 21 - Cedrick "Ceddy Bear" Harrell - Detroit, MI


Oct 21, 2005 - Angela Simmons- Hill (Pooh) and Luther (YounggunLou) Hill of Louisville, KY will be celebrating 9 years of marriage.

Nov 2 - Michelle "Bright-Eyes" Harper, RWOM, Memphis, TN
Nov 2 - Racquel Ms. Peaches-(VaSkateConn.), Norfolk, VA
Nov 4 - Marilyn Moore, Silver and Gold, Unlimited
Nov 7 - William (Quietstorm b.k.a. E-Tap) Tapley, Lebanon, TN
Nov 10 - "The Sk8 Dr." Damon Garrett
Nov 10  - Donna Miller, Roosevelt, NY
Nov 11 - Ice from Philly
Nov 11 - Lady CeCe, NY
Nov 13 – Freelo, Butterflys-N-Unity, DC/MD
Nov 18 - Donny K, DNice Entertainment, TX bwo MI/Chi
Nov 18 - Carey Hairston
Nov 19 - Mr. Lee Knowz, Skate 22, NJ
Nov 20 - Treva "1st Lady" Backus / JB Inc., Little Rock, AR
Nov 20 – Brian “One Time” Dickerson, Pearlers of Distinction, President, Columbus, OH
Nov 21 - Ricky "9th wonder" Cager / JB Bootcamp, Baltimore, MD
Nov 21 - Devine Clayton, ATL bwo Philly
Nov 23 - Amanda Christy, ATL
Nov 24 – Baby, Butterflys-N-Unity, DC/MD
Nov 25 – Quintin “Lil Daddy” Collins, Texarkana, AR
Nov 27 - Tiffany "Youngin" Warfield, Low Riderz, Baltimore, MD
Nov 28 – Nino, Butterflys-N-Unity, DC/MD

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