HRD's 2018 Season Opener Double-Header Event
After closing out their 12th-anniversary season in 2017, Houston Roller Derby will open the 2018 season on Saturday, February 18 at Revention Music Center (520 Texas Ave., Houston, TX 77002). This double-header season opener event will feature games between the Valkyries and the Bayou City Bosses,followed by the Psych Ward Sirens vs. the Brawlers.
Houston Roller Derby is ranked amongst the top 40 teams in the world playing flat-track roller derby out of 458 member and apprentice leagues that make up the Women's Flat Track Derby Association. Like most modern female roller derby leagues, the Houston Roller Derby girls are volunteer-run and give back to the community that has embraced them. As community advocates for girl power and female empowerment, the skaters of Houston Roller Derby also operate a Junior Derby League for girls ages 7-17.
Doors open at 6 pm, First game whistle at 7 pm.
Each bout has two (2) 30 minute periods, with breaks in between.
All home bouts are double headers. Get there early to ensure best seating!
After Party: TBA
Houston Roller Derby’s downtown venue, Revention Music Center, is located at 520 Texas Avenue, Houston, TX 77002 (between Bagby and Smith). Doors open at 6:00 p.m. General parking is available for $10 in the Theater District Parking Garages across from the venue. This is a family-friendly event, but please note that Revention Music Center sells alcohol and concessions. Revention Music Center prohibits fans from bringing in weapons, stadium chairs, large bags, and outside food or beverages. Houston Roller Derby’s 2017 event dates are February 17, March 31, April 21, May 19, June 16, July 21 and August 25 at Revention Music Center.