Friday, July 13
Rink Rats Rock! Exhibit Opening
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m. FREE!
Celebrate the joy of roller skating and the opening of the new Chicago Rink Rats exhibit during a public after-hours opening night. Be among the first to see the exhibit, and enjoy live musical entertainment by School of Rock and a booksigning by author and exhibit writer, Tom Russo. Guests can lace up roller skates in our recreated “The Elm” Skating Rink outdoors on the museum grounds. BYO roller skates or limited skates/sizes available for use (socks required). Skate at your own risk, signed waivers required. Meet members of area Roller Derby Teams and get your own derby name. Hot dogs and ice cream available for purchase.