Ended -Mother’s Day Open Skate Fundraiser & Silent Auction

Want a fun new way to celebrate Mother’s Day and our skate community and support one of your favorite non-profits? Join us on Sunday, May 12, 2019 from 12:30-2:30 pm for an Open Skate Fundraiser for Skate Journeys! 

Buy Tickets!

Don’t miss this opportunity to bid on unique and valuable experiences and products in our Silent Auction, including:  

  • 1 90-minute private lesson with Naomi Grigg* for 1-2 people in Bothell at Naomi’s house (Thrasher’s Corner area) for Slalom or Dance (or combination Slalom & Dance). $90 value
  • 2 Books by Naomi Grigg: The Art of Falling and Fun Skate Tricks for Beginners. $45 Value
  • 1 90-minute private lesson for 1-3 people in a mutually-acceptable location with Trish Alexander. $90 value
  • 1 90-minute private lesson for 1 person with Preston Villanueva in Skate Park skating – $75 value
  • 2 Tickets to see Eddie Izzard live at the Paramount Theatre – July 12/13 $225 value
    • Access to Paramount Club for Hors d’oeuvres, intermission treat
    • Excellent seating!
  • 2 Tickets to see Weird Al Yankovic live at the Paramount Theatre – August 16/17 $240 value
    • Includes hors d’oeuvres, intermission treat
    • Excellent seating!
  • 1 90-minute outdoor urban free ride skating experience for 1 person with Brian Long of Shop-Task Skate Shop . Includes: Free use of Wizard-frame Skates valued at $1,000.00. See this video for a demo. $90 value
  • 1 Athleta sports apparel shop gift card $80 value.

*Naomi Grigg is an award-winning, internationally-renowned slalom skater and the author of 2 books on slalom/skating. 


  • At the door tickets are $15 each
  • Advance purchase tickets are$10 each — 20% discount for groups of 5 or more 
  • *Fair Market Value of tickets is $5. Additional funds are tax deductible as donations to Skate Journeys, a 501(c)3 non-profit.
  • Receipts will be provided.  
  • You will need wear protective gear and a helmet to skate. These are available to borrow at the event.
  •  You will need a signed Skate Journeys waiver as well in order to skate. Minors must have waiver signed by their parent or legal guardian. You may bring the waiver attached to your registration email or fill one out onsite. Current Skate Journeys students do not need a waiver.


South Bellevue Community Center 14509 SE Newport Way, Bellevue, WA 98006

Many thanks to our generous sponsors:


Naomi Grigg

Paramount Theatre

Trish Alexander

Preston Villanueva


You may purchase tickets for family and friends as well as yourself. Please enter the email address for guests so that they will receive the waiver and information about the event. Please note that children will need to have a waiver signed by their parent or legal guardian. Note: No physical tickets will be issued. You will receive an email confirmation and your e-tickets will be recorded in our system.

If you have any problems with your registration, email tolisa@skatejourney.org or call Lisa at (425) 681-1317