Chattanooga Roller Girls To Battle Derby City Rollergirls This Weekend

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

The Chattanooga Roller Girls are preparing for a planetary battle with the Derby City Rollergirls on Saturday. R2D2 and Chattooine will be on hand to ensure the team remains victorious at home.

A portion of proceeds will go to benefit Kevin Scoggins, a bone marrow transplant recipient. Learn more here.

Doors open at 6 p.m. at the Chattanooga Convention Center and the bout starts at 7 p.m. Get there early to grab a spot in the suicide seats. (ages 18+)

Tickets:

http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/718270

$10 in advance from your favorite roller girl and online
$12 at the door
$5 for veterans and active duty personnel with valid ID
Kids ages 6-12 are $5
Kids five and under are free

Tickets are also being sold by our good friends at Mainline InkFour Bridges OutfittersThunder Creek Harley-DavidsonSwann Chiropractic and Village Print Shoppe.

The after party will be held at Universal Joint Chattanooga on Lookout St. & Georgia Ave.

View the team's latest commercial here.



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