Special Events at The RSA ConventionNote: Dates and times for some events are still being coordinated.
Future Skating Rink Owner Mentorship Boot Camp
Friday - Sunday at Astro Skate Orlando
This event is created specifically for individuals who are looking to start their own skating rink. Future owners will shadow employees at Astro Skate Orlando during specified times, allowing them to see exactly what goes on behind the scenes. Make sure that you register as a future roller skating rink owner and bring your Industry Guide or your questions with you, and we’ll help answer any and all questions that you have about starting your own business. Museum Golf Outing
Support the Roller Skating Museum with a golf outing planned by Frank Torries. Details on this event will be available soon.
Drinks with GFY Skates
Join us for an opportunity to not only discover more about Convention sponsor, GFY Skates, but also to enrich your experience through engaging conversations, refreshing drinks, and camaraderie among fellow members.
Pacer Welcome Party
Join us for an evening with Convention sponsor, Pacer! Enjoy mingling with fellow members, cocktails, and delightful hors d’oeuvres. Grab a ticket for a chance to win prizes from Pacer. Connect with fellow rink owners and make a difference—all in the company of Pacer staff. Join our sponsor, Pacer, for an evening of fun, prizes, food and mingling with fellow RSA members!
Don’t miss this chance to elevate your convention experience with SureGrip’s hospitality. RSA Convention sponsor, SureGrip, invites you to immerse yourself in an evening of libations and delectable hors d’oeuvres and camaraderie with members. Also, make sure to bid on unique items from the Roller Skating Foundation during their Live Auction.
Skate Bash at Astro Skate
BRING YOUR ROLLER SKATES! Indulge in an unforgettable experience hosted by Chris Maganias, the esteemed owner of Astro Skating Centers across Florida! Renowned for treating employees, fellow rink owners, and customers like royalty, Chris’ parties are legendary. Join us for a spectacular event featuring a feast of delectable foods, roller skating, and socializing with fellow members. Immerse yourself in the wisdom of successful skating centers and gain insights into their thriving strategies. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to learn, connect, and revel in the exceptional atmosphere created by Chris Maganias and his superb team.
President’s Dinner and Reception
Wednesday Night - 7 - 10 p.m.
Don’t miss your last chance to eat, drink and dance the night away with your fellow rink operators at this formal event celebrating the RSA President, the roller skating industry and those who contribute to it. Plus, make sure to grab a raffle ticket from your RSA Board Member or National Museum of Roller Skating Trustees at their trade show booth to win a giant raffle at the end of the night. Raffle tickets are just $50 each.
STEM Licensee-only Seminars
Tuesday 10:30 - 11:30 am and Wednesday 4 - 5 pm
Whether you are a new or seasoned STEM Licensee using the United Skates of America’s STEM Program in your skating center, you won’t want to miss out on this three-hour boot camp that will teach you everything you need to know to make the most of the STEM program in your skating center.