Do you know how many people have fallen in a roller rink? Fallen in Love that is! We have a special fun date night set up for you! $35.00 for two includes a reserved table, 2 admissions and skate rental, 2 pieces of pizza and 2 pops. Even an ice cream sundae with 2 spoons. Call 847-394-9199 to reserve your table, space is limited!
The winter holidays fall on weekends this year, both Christmas Eve and Hanukkah start on the same night. We are going to be closed on Saturday, December 24th so our employees can enjoy time with their families but we are opening on Sunday night, December 25th from 7p-10p for Santa’s last hurrah. This was a great event last year after all the presents are opened and eating all day people were so glad to come out and skate with family and friends. We’ll play a mix of music, not all holiday music (we’ve been hearing that since before Thanksgiving, geese). Here’s our schedule for Winter Break at Orbit Skate Center including our Santa Skate on Dec. 10th and daily 1p-4p weekday skating during winter break.
Skate with Santa at Orbit Skate Center on Saturday, December 10th from 9am-11am. We are excited to have Santa and Mrs. Claus and our elves on hand to welcome in the holiday with hot chocolate, skating, photos and letting Santa know your holiday wishes. Take as many free photos as you wish with your camera, Santa will be sitting with the children listening to all their holiday lists. Babies in strollers are free. Admission is just $6 per person, skating or not. You can be out on the floor in your shoes. Holiday music is played, all family friendly and Mom approved for our littlest skaters 10&u and their families.
Why Roller Skating Is a Great Way to Meet and Fall in Love
People have very different passions, some love reading books, some love karaoke, while others have a passion for roller skating. Apart from other passions people may have, roller skating is that kind of activity that gets you to meet lots of people who share the same passion as you.
And when roller boy meets his dream roller girl on the skating rink, the chemistry leads to sparks and then love hits you when you least expect it, where you least expect it. However, we know a lot of cases when roller skating has not only helped two strangers to fall in love, but also get married and live happy roller skating lives together.
Why spend hours on end on dating sites when you can find your ideal partner on the roller skating rink, and allow your passion for skating to bring you together in the most unexpected and fun way possible?
OK, but where and how can you actually find love while roller skating? Is it really that simple? Could I possibly find my soul mate on the skating rink?
Yes, yes and yes! The where is Orbit Skate Center in Palatine, IL, in the northwest suburbs of Chicago just 28 miles northwest of downtown. Now that you know where, there’s only the how left to answer. Well, they say that once you’re open to finding love, love will find you instead. Orbit Skate Center even has a special event planned called Sweetie Skate and lets you bring a date for free if you’ve already found someone!
So, stay grounded and have faith, tie your roller skate laces really tight and enjoy your time on at the roller skating rink. The more you come around for a good roller skate time, the higher the changes you’ll get to meet that somebody because skate centers are great social places where people with the same interests come together. So, yes, frequency is key.
The more you come to our skate center, the higher the chances you’ll meet love on the skating rink. But why is roller skating actually a great way to meet love? The answer is simple. When you do what you’re passionate about, you enter the love vibration and when you’re on the frequency of love you attract love into your life. That’s why passion and love are such great friends!
So what are you waiting for? Allow love to find you on the skating rink at the Orbit Skate Center in Palatine, IL!
We have a fun night planned to celebrate Valentine’s Day this year – is it really 2016? Bring your favorite person and one of you is free to skate on this Saturday, February 13th 7-10pm all ages and 10pm-1am adults 17+. Skate rental is extra.
New Year’s Eve party fun shouldn’t just be limited to adults! We have had an annual party for families for years and they are among our most popular events. We have an evening party for families with older children but this afternoon bash is just for our younger families with all the fun including huge balloon drops with prizes, pizza buffet and pop, great DJ’s taking requests and it’s all about the kids. Hats and noisemakers and games that they will enjoy. Children 3 and under are free and just pay at the door, admission is $12 per person and includes everything! There are no coupons, groupons or kidsskatefree.com accepted on this event.
New Years Eve 2015 is best spent with family and friends old and new. It’s a great time to meet new people and even find love at Orbit Skate Center in Palatine Illinois. . Our evening party 6pm – 11pm and geared towards families with a ‘midnight’ countdown at 9pm while over a thousand balloons fall from above loaded with prizes. We have a pizza buffet going including drinks and it’s a party you don’t want to miss. Get your tickets online and save! The Galaxy SkyBar is serving up some special adult beverages just for this occasion!
If your children are very young, you might want to join us for the earlier afternoon party 12pm-4pm for only $12 per person and children under 3 are free.
Saturday, March 14th we’ll be celebrating St Patrick’s Day and the Orbit is going Irish for a Day! You are invited to join us 7-10pm for all ages and 10pm-1am Adults 17+ for fun at Murphy’s Pub (yes, the Galaxy SkyBar is going Irish for a day too) and our certified mixologist Cordero Murphy (yes, that’s his real last name) will be pouring $1.00 drafts all day of Green Beer and making crazy Irish drinks like the Nutty Irishman, Irish Flag, Irish Sunset and Everybody’s Irish.
The WSA Skate for Change Jam Skaters will be in the house doing a clinic from 5pm-7pm for all ages. Take the clinic for $15 and skate the 7-10pm session for free! If you want to learn to jam skate, this is the clinic you want to be. BreakSk8, of America’s Best Dance Crew will be here performing and teaching!
Looking for a holiday gift idea for your favorite roller skater? We have a few suggestions and you can buy them right here at Orbit Skate Center in Palatine IL.
This holiday season we are offering a special 10 for $10 pack of Free Admissions good on any regular session. These make great stocking stuffer and your skater will love being able to come skate during the holidays for free! Purchase them at the skate shop any time the rink is open to the public. There is a limited quantity available and when they are gone, they are gone!
Did you know that if you buy any pair of roller skates at the Orbit Skate Center Skate Shop you also receive a Skate Rewards card worth 7 free admissions to any regular session? That’s like $52.50 in free money if you use them on our evening sessions! Our skates for children start at $59.95 for Rollerblade BladeRunners or quad Chargers – so do the math and you end up paying $7.45 for regular skates or inline skates for your child! Our adult skate packages start at $89.00 for Riedel Waves and $92.00 for Rollerblade Formula 92’s!
Our next idea is our gift card sale that we offer during the Holidays. Buy a $25 gift card and get $5 free, buy a $50 gift card and get $10 free! Our rechargeable gift cards can be used anywhere in the rink, even the Cosmic Cafe. We have a special Holiday Card this year with snowflakes that make it the perfect gift for your favorite roller skater.
Our Fun Shop at Orbit Skate Center is filled with all kinds of gift items from jewelry to toys, light up and flashing goodies, puzzles to candy and holiday ideas sure to bring a smile to your favorite holiday person. Our items change constantly as we scour the country for the most fun, and best priced items to fill a stocking! Have a look at some of our assortment: