JOPLIN, MO.--- A local business is inviting you to skate into the new year. Roller City in Joplin is hosting an all night skate-a-thon tomorrow night. The event starts at 7 p.m. and runs until 6 a.m. It is open to skaters of all ages, balloons will drop at midnight to help people ring in the new year. The event will also feature glow in the dark skating. Roller City representatives say they want to provide entertainment to kids on New Years Eve.
"Their looking for fun too. They want to have fun with their friends, hang out, they can listen to the current hits, play some games and just socialize. It's still a social event for the younger kids as well," said Renee Carson, Roller City Owner.
Roller City will also be giving away prizes like a tablet and new skates throughout the night.