Sept 12th, 2015: Demo at Peace Dale Block Party!
When: Saturday, September 15th, 2015
Block party from 2pm-10pm
Derby demo at 5:15pm
Where: The Block Party’s central location will be at the rotary at Rte 108 and High St.
Come on down to Peace Dale for an amazing afternoon and evening of live music, great food, local artisan vendors, and all sorts of fun and games! For more information on the event check out: https://www.facebook.com/PeaceDaleRI
Portions of Kingstown Road between the Peace Dale Rotary and Welcome House, as well as Railroad Street will be closed to traffic between 2pm and 6pm to allow for a bike and pedestrian friendly event! But the fun doesn’t end at six, we have lots more planned until 10pm!
Check out Peace Dale Neighborhood Revitalization, Inc.’s facebook page for the latest updates on bands, food vendors, activities, etc. As it will be a bike and pedestrian friendly event, we encourage people to *Bike to the Block* and take the bike path from any of the great locations between the Kingston Train Station and Narragansett, and bike (or walk) on into the Peace Dale Block Party!
Listen to live music from: DJ Blade Mon, Silverteeth, Gumption and Glory, Cassidy Needs, The Water Project, Matt Fraza Band… AND SO MANY MORE! Activities include: local artisan vendors, Rock Spot’s rock wall, Providence Roller Derby, Rhody Ropers, Impact BMX, the OMF Skate Crew, South County Adventure Bootcamp, kids activities, a bike parade, AND SO MUCH MORE! Enjoy food & drinks from: Phil’s, Patois Caribbean Catering, Tara’s Tipperary Tavern, Whaler’s Brewing Co, Woodchuck Hard Cider, AND SO MANY MORE!
– Southern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce
Sis Boom Bonnie, Providence Roller Derby’s Community Relations Coordinator, has organized a skating demo and meet and greet with fellow skaters, such as Shotz of Petrone, Terror Swift and Scarizard. Starting at 5:15pm, 12 skaters will divide up into two teams to put on a 30 minute exhibition game held at 43 Railroad Street, Peace Dale, RI. There will also be a booth filled with Providence Roller Derby merchandise, recruitment information and skaters available to answer any of your derby related questions!
About Providence Roller Derby:
“Providence Roller Derby is a non-profit organization that is self-governed and dedicated to making a positive impact in the lives of our skaters and community by participating in local events and activities while working to increase recognition of the sport of women’s flat-track roller derby. We strive to advance our organization by encouraging teamwork, dedication, and the cultivation of the individual talents and strengths of all our members.”