Lehigh Valley Rollergirls to host double header event August 20

(graphic: LVRG)

On Saturday August 20, 2011 the Lehigh Valley Rollergirls are hosting a double header event. This promises to be a spectacular evening filled with thrills, chills and body slamming power skating like you’ve never seen before.

This monumental event will be held at LVRG’s home arena, the Independence Family Fun Center located in the fabulous industrial quarter of Schnecksville, PA. Plenty of parking and with a pharmacy and beer distributor close by; this venue is unparalleled in its convenience.

First up on bout day, Skyland Rollergirls based out of New Jersey will be battling River City’s Uncivil Warriors.  The action doesn’t end there; immediately following the first match Lehigh Valley’s own Hissy Fits hit the track to bout against River City’s Poe’s Punishers from Richmond, VA. Both bouts will be full 60 minute matches. That’s two full hours of adrenaline pumping action.

Halftime entertainment will be provided by Beyond Eden a local, female-fronted rock band. Beyond Eden performs regularly at venues throughout the Lehigh Valley as well as the surrounding areas including NYC.

(photo: Beyond Eden)

Beyond Eden was formed by four veteran performers in 2010 who combine to deliver melodic hard rock with a message. To hear their music, check upcoming tour dates or to read band bios check out their website at: www.beyondedenrocks.com

Order your tickets online to avoid waiting in a long line!  This double header event is certain to sell out. Tickets cost only $12 at the door, $10 in advance, and children 10 and under are half-price.  A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Sunrays Pit Bull Rescue, located within the Lehigh Valley.  Purchase your tickets online by going to the link below: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/188956

Sunrays Pit Bull rescue located in Bethlehem, PA seeks to combat the ignorance surrounding this wonderful breed of dogs. Many pit bulls are mistreated and abandoned, Sunrays mission is to rescue these loving animals and place them in permanent caring homes.

Run by a small group of dedicated volunteers, this organization strives to educate the public and rescue these dogs that are often rejected by other shelters simply due to misconceptions surrounding the breed. To learn more about Sunrays Pit Bull Rescue go to: http://www.sunrayspitbulls.com

Chairs will be available on a first-come first-served basis. Event is BYOB (no glass bottles or large coolers please), all persons intending to consume alcoholic beverages must have valid ID. Doors open at 4pm, first whistle at 5pm. Arrive early to secure prime seating and viewing.

Independence Family Fun Center is located at: 4345 Independence Drive, Schnecksville, PA  Click for directions

Skyland Rollergirls official website: http://skylandrollergirls.com/

River City Rollergirls official website: http://www.rivercityrollergirls.org/

Check back for an opportunity to win a pair of tickets to the August 20 bout courtesy of the Lehigh Valley Rollergirls and the Corner Seat!

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