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Bootleg Roller Boogie (Family and Adult Sessions)

May 21 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Join us for our BOOTLEG ROLLER BOOGIE party and roll like it’s 1920!
A dry event organized by the Ottawa Quad Rollerskating Club
Roll with us for our 2022 Lansdowne event season! Lights & music in the beautiful Horticulture Building!
We’re throwing our season of roller parties for 2022, setting up the smooth concrete floor of the Horticulture Building with lights, grooves, and lots of roller rentals. Join us there!
This family session runs 5-7:30 pm (adult session running 8:30-11 pm).
This fundraiser event is organized by the Ottawa Quad Rollerskating Club, a non-profit and volunteer-run organization dedicated to promoting recreational rollerskating in Ottawa.
1. COVID-19 PROTOCOLS: PLEASE READ CAREFULLY BEFORE TICKET PURCHASE
Ottawa Quad Rollerskating Club
• Mask (properly fitted face covering) on at all times, no exception.
• If you are unwell, do not attend.
• Subject to revision should the restrictions become greater from national, provincial, or municipal requirements.
2. ADMISSIONS
• Admission is strictly online, through Eventbrite. No cash at the door.
• Adult admissions are single-sale only, to be purchased by the individual skating. Do not purchase on behalf of someone else. Our insurance provider will have none of it!
• Admission alone does not include free skate rentals, be sure to pre-book them as a free add-on to your ticket (see 3 below).
• We will be running at limited capacity. Book early. We cannot accommodate spectators.
3. FREE RENTALS
• If needed, roller skates can be pre-booked with the online admission as a free add-on ticket.
• Free add-on rentals are only valid with a paid admission.
• Rentals are approximately shoe sizes (no half sizes).
• It is always advisable to bring a pair of thin and thick socks just in case as there are often not extras to swap sizes. Please wear socks regardless!
4. REFUND POLICY
• Refunds will only be considered for COVID-related illness if requested within 24 hours after the event (no exception on timeline).
• Admissions and rentals are otherwise non-refundable, non-exchangeable, and non-transferable.
5. KEEPING IT SAFE
• Head and limb protection is strongly recommended for all
• Helmet is required for youth (under 18)
• Skaters 12 and under MUST have an adult on skates with them
• Safe Skating Code in effect (to be acknowledged when booking admission)
• COVID-19 protocols in effect (to be acknowledged when booking admission)
6. ABOUT THE LOCATION
• The Horticulture Building is located within Lansdowne Park, 1525 Princess Patricia Way, Ottawa.
• It is accessible by public transportation. OC Transpo fare is normally covered upon presentation of the printed or electronic ticket up to 3 hours before the event. We are not responsible for any issue.
• Parking in the Glebe : https://intheglebe.ca/around-the-glebe/getting-around/
• Parking on location: paid parking is available at Lansdowne.
ABOUT THE OTTAWA QUAD ROLLERSKATING CLUB
• We’re volunteer-run, we’re non-profit, we’re fun-driven!
• We also go by the name of OQS (Ottawa Quad Session)
• We run a year-long program of recreational rollerskating for our membership and whoever wants to drop in for a spin. We quad weekly on Fridays and throw in a number of roller parties throughout the year for good measure (and fundraising!) Levels don’t matter. All are welcome. No instructions but always lots of watch-and-learn. We only skate to tunes. Rentals are available for most events.
• Quads in OQRC stands for roller skates but feel free to use your inlines skates if retro 90s is your thing!
• Email is how to get in touch: [email protected]
• What we do is only possible thanks to our beautiful volunteers (yellow shirt peeps). If you want to volunteer with us, please do reach out to [email protected]

Venue

Horticulture Building
1525 Princess Patricia Way
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5J3 Canada
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