Why You Should Get Your Kids In Skating

Children growing up today have a higher potential to be less active than those in previous generations. Historically, children were a valuable resource to help their family survive. In the 19th and 20th centuries, many children worked on farms or in factories to help support the family. After World War II, there was a trend that moved away from child labor. This led to healthier, happier children but over time it also led to a higher risk of obesity.Skate Mate

Roller skating is a way for children to stay active and get exercise while still having fun! Children as young as three years old can enjoy the health benefits of roller skating, while improving balance, coordination, and self-esteem. At Skate & Fun Zone, in Manassas, VA, we fully endorse the idea of children starting physical activity young, and have several ways to help with that.

We are proud to be a part of the Kids Skate Free Program, a national program that endorses exercise through roller skating. Our skating rink offers public skate days, lessons, a cafe, and an overall welcoming atmosphere. For our littlest skaters, we offer skate mates, a plastic apparatus to help them learn, while keeping their balance! Your child will feel comfortable and have a fun time learning all of the nuances of roller skating; it may even remind you of when you used to skate with your buddies. So, come by today!

We are located at: 7878 Sudley Rd. in Manassas, VA 20109. See you soon!


Olaf is Coming!

Have you heard? Olaf is coming to Skate N Fun Zone on December 30th! That is right! From 5-9pm, he will be coming right here, to Manassas! If you have not experienced the awesome talents of Olaf, then gather your children, nieces, nephews, cousins, and neighbors and listen up!

Olaf is the friendliest, and funniest snowman you will ever meet, and  is the friend of the merry band of misfits that is Hans, Kristoff,  Anna, and Sven! He was Elsa and Anna’s childhood friend and often the comedic relief of the movie. Wednesday he will be testing his skill as he visits our rink! With admission at only $4 per person, and skate rentals as low as $4.50, there is no possible reason NOT to come!

SkaSkate N Fun Zone Kidste N Fun Zone is the perfect host place for Olaf! He will love the skate lessons we offer, and the gift cards, as well as our extensive selection at our cafe! He can choose from two different flavors of ICEE: blue raspberry or strawberry, but knowing Olaf, who loves ICEES even more than warm hugs, he will go with both!

He will also enjoy the skating lessons, which we offer in either 8 class skate programs for only $140, or a single class for the low price of $20! What an incredible deal! Individual Classes upon request. Call Katherine 703-361-7465, ext 110.

He will also be ready for photo opportunities, so be sure to bring your cameras to capture last minute holiday pics of your child with Olaf! Bring your child and her friends and we will see you there!

Spend Valentine’s Day At Skate-N-Fun Zone

Perhaps the first thing that pops into your mind when you think of dates are movies and dinners. It can be difficult to come up with fun and unique date ideas. However, with Valentines Day approaching, it’s the perfect time to do something out of the blue, like roller skating at Skate-N-Fun Zone.

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Roller skating with your date can be a lot of fun and it will likely bring forth  a lot of laughter. It allows you the opportunity to participate in an activity  together and is a great way to bond. It also gives you ample time to talk and  get to know each other better. Not only that, but it can also be quite  romantic as you join hands and make your way around the rink together for  couples skates.

 Valentines Day Skate Details

This special Valentines Day Skate will take place at Skate-N-Fun  Zone, located at 7878 Sudley Road in Manassas, on Saturday, February 14th. Admission is only $9 per person for this event,which will be between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. There is also a skate rental fee, which is $4.50. Heart full of Love

With every admission paid, you will receive a Hershey’s kiss. You will also have the opportunity to dedicate a song to your date, skate hand-in-hand with him or her, purchase a rose for your sweetheart, or buy a heart and declare your love on the special wall of hearts.

Make Plans to Attend

You do not want to miss out on this special Valentines Day event at Skate-N-Fun Zone. Impress your date with this exciting, yet romantic idea to spend this holiday together, and get ready for a great time!

3 Tips For Birthday Party Success

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If you are looking for the next great place to host your child’s birthday party, Skate-N-Fun Zone located in Manassas, VA is the place to go.  When planning the perfect birthday party there are many things to consider from the theme, to the cake, even the decorations.  Below are three important things to remember to ensure your child’s birthday party is one they’ll remember.

First be sure when choosing a location that there are activities at the location to keep your child and their party guests entertained for the duration of the party.  Skate-N-Fun Zone does not only have rink skating it has a laser zone for some team laser tag fun.  They also have a play zone for those 10 and under with slides, swings and bounce attractions.  This is especially helpful if young children will be accompanying any guests.

Try utilizing a party package to get the most for your money.  By choosing a party package it is easier to not only make sure everything gets done, but also helps to keep the party on theme with a lot less running around.  Skate-N-Fun Zone offers a variety of packages for a range of age groups.  All the packages involve group activities, tokens, cupcakes, food, drink and table time as well as much more.  Choose the best party to fit your theme or activates need.  The packages include so much and at a price to fit any budget.

Make sure your party is filled with fun.  There is nothing worse than a child or teen party that stagnates or becomes boring for guests.  Be sure the place and activities in the party keep the guests engaged and entertained.  Especially with young children, the more active and entertained the less likely they are to get into trouble.

So if you are looking for a new place to book your child’s birthday party that has plenty of activates for all ages, is fun and entertaining, and offers a great party for a reasonable price, contact Skate-N-Fun Zone to book your next birthday or party event.

Merry Christmas From Skate-N-Fun Zone

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Wishing you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the team at Skate-N-Fun Zone! Thank you for all your support and love. Come visit us over the break!

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December Events

This December is full of fun with deals, characters and more! Join us before and after Christmas for family fun at Skate-N-Fun Zone. With some of our favorite Frozen characters coming to visit (Olaf, Anna and Elsa), Lego fun, winter break deals, customer appreciation day and candy cane fun, you are sure to get into the seasonal fun at Skate-N-Fun Zone! Tis’ the season for a great time!

Meet Olaf, Anna & Elsa

Frozen Pizza BuffetTis’ the season for our exciting FROZEN event coming this Sunday, December 21, 2014. Meet Olaf, Anna and Elsa from 5:30pm – 9pm and sing along to your favorite Frozen songs!

Admission Package: $15

Includes skating, skate rentals, unlimited play zone, photo opportunities with all three characters, and dinner with Elsa, Anna  and Olaf (unlimited pizza and soda buffet). Everyone must have a ticket to enter! No free spectators allowed. Pre-Sale Tickets On Sale December 1st. Purchase in person or phone 703-361-7465.

Exciting festivities all night long! Frozen movie shown on the BIG screen, snowball fight and fun games and prizes.

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Join Us On Thanksgiving Night

After stuffing yourself silly with turkey, stuffing and pie, head over to Skate-N-Fun Zone and burn off some of those extra calories skating around our facility! On Thursday, November 27th from 6:00pm to 9:00pm we will have FREE Admission for you and your family to come enjoy a night of fun on us!

Why you ask? We appreciate you, our customers and want to treat you to a fun filled night after a busy Thanksgiving Day!

Thanksgiving Day 2014

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November Events

We know you have Halloween on the brain, I mean it’s tomorrow but we thought that we should help you plan ahead and put all of our November Events in one place. Are you a dog or cat lover? Well then our 4-legged friend fundraiser is perfect for you! Join us this Sunday from 5:00 to 7:30. All admissions will go to the local dog shelter. Then on November 3rd it’s our OUT OF SCHOOL skate followed by our Carnival skate which will have face painting, moon bounce and more!

Join us on November 4th from 10-12 and meet some of your favorite Frozen characters – Olaf, Anna and Elsa! Want more character fun? On Veteran’s Day, November 11th we will have our Despicable Me 2 event with character visits all day! Join us all month long with fun events coming your way all the time.

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Give Back This Season at Skate-N-Fun Zone

Skate-N-Fun Zone is dedicated to have focused events on giving back to our community! This fall we are hosting some of the most exciting events of the season. Skate-N-Fun Zone kicks off with our Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Glowing for breast cancer awareness event on Saturday, October 11th from 11am – 11pm. Admission $9 and skate rental $4.50. Donate $25 for a chance to win a free pair of skates! 100% of proceeds from all special featured glow products will be donated to Susan G. Komen for the cure.

Pink-O-Ween Event: A Halloween party centered around breast cancer awareness on Friday, October 24th from 4pm – 10pm. Admission $10. Skate Rental $4.50. $2 from every admission will be donated to Susan G. Komen for the cure.

National School Spirit Night on Friday, October 17 from 4:00pm – 10:00pm. Wear your school spirit wear and we will send your school $3 of your admission.

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Next up is our 4-Legged Friend Fundraiser on November 2nd from 5:00pm – 7:30pm. Admission $3.00. All admission proceeds will go back to our local shelters. National Animal Shelter Week from November 3rd – 9th.

Food Drive Skate is on November 13th from 4:00 – 9:00. Admission- 3 Non-perishable food items or $4.00. All food donations will be brought to SERVE.

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