Fort St. John will soon be welcoming a royal rumble on roller skates.
On Saturday May 7, the Energetic City Roller Derby Association (ECRDA) will be hosting its first ever event at the North Peace Arena
The Rink Rash Bash be featuring the local derby girls from ECRDA, as well as rookie skaters from Edmonton’s E-Ville Roller Derby Skaters, Prince George’s Rated PG Roller Girls, the Peace Region Roller Dolls from Grande Prairie and the Grande Prairie Roller Derby Association.
The Rink Rash Bash will be a double header, with the first game taking place at 6:30 p.m. and second game following immediately afterwards. Doors for the event will open at 5:30 p.m.
Tickets are $5 at the door or from one of the roller derby members. Pre-sale tickets allow access to the express-line.
The event is family friendly and children five and under will receive free admission. The ECRDA is asking anyone in attendance to also please bring a non-perishable food item for the Fort St. John Salvation Army Food Bank.
There will also be an after party at On The Rocks Nightclub for people 19 years of age or older. The after party will begin at 10 p.m.
For more information on Rink Rash Bash, please contact Jasa Voorhees at 250-794-8031 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.