2019 Special Events

2019 Special Events hosted by WAR
  • April 7th, 2019: Inaugural Sunday Skate @ 11:00 AM
    The start of outdoor skating season in Washington DC.  We will skate a classic Sunday intermediate route.  Please join us for a bite, drink, and short meeting afterwards at a place TBD possibly Capital City Brewery. (Rain date: Sunday April 14)
    Led by: Jon
  • Fri May 24- Monday May 27, 2019: Memorial SkateDC Weekend
    Memorial Day weekend! Enjoy an extended weekend full of street skating in the Nation's capital. Our largest event.
    Led by: Anthony, Carl, David, & Mo
  • June 21-23, 2019: Skate of the Union Weekend
    Events for inline, roller, and skateboard including skating expositions, Friday night skate, a Pro-level and amateur Race, family-friendly activities.
    Led by: Krista and Nat

  • July 4: Morning Skate 
    Challenge yourself on the W&OD trail.
    Led by: 

  • July 4: Fireworks Skate
    Enjoy skating on closed-off streets, and explore the best viewpoint.
    Led by: Anthony

  • September 15

    , 2019: Kent Island Skate
    Right across the Bay Bridge, the lovely cross-island and South-island trail awaits.
    Led by: David

  • October 19

    , 2019: 
    Eastern Shore / Ed Irmler Memorial Skate
    Join us in historic St. Michaels, MD for the Annual event (rain date: Sunday October 20)
    Led by: Mo 

  • October 26, 2019: Indian Head Trail Marathon
    Annual Skater’s Quest Trail Marathon. Challenge yourself, have fun, and raise money for local youth skating team(Participation fee required)
    Led by: Krista 

  • October 31: Halloween Skate
    Led by: Anthony

  • December 7:  Annual Meeting & Potluck Party
    We'll catch up, set the next year's schedule and elect the next board
    Led by: Jon
  • December 8: National Harbor Skate
    Led by: Dee

Other 2019 Skating Events (hosted outside of the DC Area)
Many events are free!  It is fun to travel and see other cities with a friendly, local skate leader.  DC contingents at most of the events on the East Coast.  Travel, skate with your friends, and meet the local skating community.

2020 Dates announced

  • February 13-16, 2020: Miami Skater Migration
    Escape the Winter with a weekend of skating in sunny South Beach.