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2020 Special Events hosted by WAR

Oct 9-12, 2020

Friday - Monday

Our largest event, with skating on Friday, Saturday, Sunday & even Monday! Click for the details and schedule.

Led by: Anthony, Chris, David, Ivana, Malik, & Mo

October 18, 2020

Sunday @ 11:00 AM

Join us in historic St. Michaels, MD for the Annual event (rain date Oct 25)

Led by: Mo

October 24, 2020


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, 2020

Saturday @ 4:00 PM

Put on your costume and check out the Halloween scene.

Led by: Anthony

December 6, 2020


National Harbor Skate

Skate the the National Harbor and see all of the holiday decorations.

Led by: Dee

Annual Meeting & Potluck Party

We'll catch up, set the next year's schedule and elect the next board. Bring something to share!

Led by: Jon

2021 Special Events hosted by WAR

June 11-13, 2021

Friday - Sunday

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

Other Skating Events

(hosted outside of the DC Area)

Many events are free! It is fun to travel and see other cities with friendly local skate communities. DC contingents attend most of the events on the East Coast. Travel, skate with your friends, and enjoys tours led by the local skating community.


  • October 2021: Athens to Atlanta Test your endurance on a 38, 49, or 87 mile road skating course. (Participation fee required)

CANCELLED Events (For reference & 2021 planning)

April 5th, 2020

Sunday @ 11:00 AM

Inaugural Sunday Skate
Cancelled for 2020

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 12)

Led by: Jon

July 4, 2020

Saturday @ 9:30 AM

Saturday @ 7:00 PM

July 4 Morning Skate
Cancelled for 2020

Challenge yourself on the Capital Crescent Trail. Meet in Georgetown with a breakfast break in Bethesda.

Led by: Jessie

Fireworks Skate

Enjoy skating on closed-off streets, and explore the best viewpoints. Meet at the White House.

Led by: Anthony

September 12, 2020

Saturday @ 11:00 AM

Kent Island Skate
Cancelled for 2020

Right across the Bay Bridge, the lovely cross-island and South-island trail awaits.

Led by: David