Phuture Boogie Rollerskate on the Plaza

Category: Event Calendar

  • Saturday, Jul 16, 2022 6 - 9 p.m.
  • Saturday, Jul 30, 2022 6 - 9 p.m.
  • Saturday, Aug 13, 2022 6 - 9 p.m.

Phuture Boogie is the brainchild of Dj veterans Forrest Getemgump (Getemgump Radio: Akron/NYC) & Darrell Stout (Beatmatrix Radio: WRUW-FM 91.1 Cleveland) to which you will hear the soundscapes of summer, whether you're at a Block Party, a Gathering, or you're getting ready to head out to your favorite spot!   Join us as you skate to somewhat familiar jams to ones you forgot or never knew you would fall in love during this Summer!

Decades Theme Nights: Celebrate the Themes by Dressing for the Occasion:

  • June 11 - 90s Skate Night
  • June 25 - 70s Disco Skate Night | World Record Night with Dinesh Sunar!*
  • July 16 - Back to the 80s Skate Night
  • July 30 - 2000s Party Skate Night
  • August 13 - TikTok Challenge Skate Night

Skates will be available to rent for $2/pair and food and drinks will be available for purchase. 

If skating isn't your thing, join the dance party on the inside of the "rink." Skating is on the concrete of Cascade Plaza.

Free parking is available in the Cascade Parking Deck. There is also street parking available on Bowery and Quaker Streets.

Download the Summer on the Plaza Schedule.

*at 7 p.m. 5-Time World Record Holder, gymnast, parkour athlete, and instructor, Dinesh Sunar will attempt to break the World Record for the Most Full Twist, Back Somersault Burpees in 60 seconds.

Photograph of Dinesh Sunar doing an impressive backflip in a park.

Skate Night is supported by Downtown Akron Partnership and the Knight Foundation.

Stay Cool, Ride METRO All Summer. Take METRO’s Route #1 or #10 and ride free* to skate night. Call 330.762.0341 or visit for routes and times. *This promotion includes valid, pre-scheduled ADA Complementary Paratransit trips.