Who doesn’t love FREE? Well, girls of all ages skate free on Friday October 20th from 7pm – 11pm. Admission is free and skate rental is $4.00 if needed. Get your girls together for a great time roller skating to live DJ’s taking requests, cosmic skate and lots of fun. Roller Skating IS the original social network.
As if Friday October 13th wasn’t creepy enough, the zombies are roller skating at Orbit Skate Center from 7-11pm! Costume Contest, creepy music and fun for all ages. Get your best zombie on and join us! Check out our ideas for zombie costumes on our Pinterest Board here.
This event is promoted by Henry B and everyone is invited to enjoy the music of Carl DeSanti at the organ live! Great for all ages, his music is contemporary including hits that kids will recognize from their favorite movies and more. The date is Sunday, October 8th from 5pm – 8pm. Admission is $10 per person, both skaters and spectators. Children 2 and under are free. Skate rental is $4.00 if needed.
The 90’s were a decade of exploding technology, boy bands and great music by Beyonce, Madonna, Gwen Stefani and more. Crazy clothes and colors were seen everywhere. Social Networking, cellphones and texting hadn’t taken over yet and some feel this was the best decade ever! Join us November 18th from 7-10pm for all ages and 10pm – 12am for adults 17+ (adults can arrive earlier and just pay the one admission). Admission is $8.50 per person and skate rental is $4.00 if needed.
Orbit Skate Center reopened in 1992 with new outer space decor, fantastic murals and the best skating surface in the area. We are celebrating 25 years of creating memories for families, schools and organizations. Keep the party going and come skate!
The year was 1967 and hippies were traveling to California to find a new life. The Summer of Love was full of music and art and free love. We are celebrating the great music that came out of that era with a Summer of Love Skate Party on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 7-10pm for all ages and 10pm-12am for adults ages 17+. Beatles, Doors, Mamas and Papas, Jefferson Airplane, Moody Blues, Jimmy Hendrix, Rolling Stones, David Bowie and Sonny & Cher were on the front line of music making history with every song. Grab your beads, headbands and psychedelic shirts and skate to some of the best music of that time.
Did you love the music of the 80’s? Some of the best upbeat roller skating music came from that genre. We are featuring all your favorites from 7pm – 10pm Saturday, August 19th with rockin DJ’s taking requests. Dress to impress, the clothes were wild in that decade! Michael Jackson, Boy George, The Human League, Madonna, Prince and Tears for Fears are just some of the great artists of the time.
Did you know the Internet was in its infancy stages and towards the latter part of the decade and was mostly used for academic purposes at this time? How far we have come!
Bring the family and friends to Orbit Skate Center on Saturday, August 19th from 7pm – 12am to enjoy all the fun of a Totally 80’s Skate Party at Orbit Skate Center in Palatine Illinois!
Ladies Night is always a popular event at Orbit Skate Center in Palatine IL. We used to have one a year but they have proved SO popular we are going to be having this special event every other month! Our next Ladies Night is Jule 29, 2017 from 7pm – 11pm. Admission is free for Ladies of all ages and we feature drink special for adults at the Galaxy SkyBar.
What is free style music and why do skaters love it? Mention Stevie B to an old school skater and they’ll jump for joy! There’s a certain beat that roller skaters love and some of the best music to skate to is called Freestyle or Old School music. Examples include Don’t Stop The Rock, I Wanna Be the One and Dreamin of Love. Well we have a party for you! Join us on July 15, 2017 from 7pm – 11pm for the best in Freestyle and Old School music that roller skaters love! If you want to hear a great playlist, click here to listen on Spotify!
Enjoy some of the best skating music ever when lines of skaters flocked to local roller rinks dressed in crazy costumes! Disco music is making a huge comeback and even a new genre called New Disco is hitting the nightclubs and entertainment venues. Orbit Skate Center entertained thousands of disco skaters and we are bringing it back for one night, Saturday June 17th from 7pm – 11pm. Enjoy food and drink selections from the Cosmic Cafe and Galaxy Skybar! Great for all ages, bring your family and friends.