Archives for April 2015

Kids Skate Free at Playland

If you love savings for your family entertainment budget, and you have kiddos that are 12 and under, then we have got news you’ll want to hear! Playland Skate Center in Austin, TX is a Kids Skate Free roller skating rink!

What is Kids Skate Free?

Kids Skate Free is a free program for parents and children. When you sign up at the site and identify Playland Skate Center as your local rink, you’ll get two free roller skating passes each week.

How would roller skating benefit our family?

When visiting the website you’ll see that roller skating has several benefits. Kids Skate Free shares that roller skating is not only fun (of course), but is also a way to improve muscle strength and get a good workout. Flexibility and balance are improved with roller skating, and calories are burned.

How do I sign up for Kids Skate Free?

Signing up for Kids Skate Free is easy. Follow these simple steps:

  1. Visit
  2. Click on Texas
  3. Select Playland Skate Center as your location (during this step, you’ll see our rink on the map and the details relating to the passes for Playland Skate Center.)
  4. Click on “Click here to join this skating center”
  5. Fill out the specific information for your family as necessary
  6. Click on register
  7. Watch for your Kids Skate Free emails to deliver your free passes each week.

Tips to Keep in Mind

We love to help encourage skating for kids and adults (and kids of all ages). At this time the Kids Skate Free program at Playland Skate Center is for children 12 and under. We accept Kids Skate Free passes on Tuesdays and Fridays during our 3-6pm sessions.

Keep up with our latest on Facebook and Twitter! We look forward to seeing you with your Kids Skate Free coupons.

Mother’s Day is May 10

Mother’s Day is less than one month away! Now is the perfect time to begin planning ahead for the special lady in your life! Whether you need to do something special for the mother of your children or your own mom, we have got just thing for you at Playland Skate Center.Mother's Day

To help you show mom just how much you love her on Mother’s Day, Playland Skate Center is opening our doors just for you.

Roller Skating on Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 10th. Playland Skate Center will be celebrating moms during our Sunday session from 12 noon to 5pm. Admission for moms is free with a paid child’s admission. Make it a family event or a special outing for mom and kids! Either way, it’s going to be great because mom doesn’t have to pay and she’ll get to spend time with her loved ones roller skating. As an added bonus, the little ones can play in the soft play indoor playground!

Go ahead and put it on the calendar, after all, we wouldn’t want you to forget this special day for mom! Take her out to brunch, and then bring her to Playland Skate Center for a special moms day out that she’ll never forget on Mother’s Day 2015!

Summer Employment in Austin-Playland is Hiring!

Playland Part-Time EmploymentAre you looking for a summer job? Playland Skate Center in Austin, TX is currently hiring! We are hiring evenings, weekends, mornings, and afternoons. Tasks will include putting away skates, helping customers get the right size rental skates, checking in birthday party guests, and offering optimal customer service with each phone and in-person interaction. Applicants must be flexible and adapt easily in a fast paced environment. We are looking for friendly and outgoing employees that are hard working. Our part-time positions are a great addition to any resume! Come in and fill out an application at Playland Skate Center!

Playland News

Austin is home to a growing population. According to the most recent data from the official City of Austin website the population is now over 900,000. With the second largest capitol city in the United States, we understand that there is always a lot going on to keep everyone entertained and busy in Austin.

newsletterIn an effort to help keep you up to date with everything that is going on at Playland Skate Center, we wanted to remind to sign up for our email newsletter. Don’t worry, we won’t overwhelm you with spam, but we will send out friendly reminders and updates with the inside scoop for upcoming roller skating events, coupons, sales, and special offerings.

Signing up is easy, all you have to do is fill out our Email Newsletter Sign Up form on the right hand side of this page. When you do, you’ll automatically find out about any new classes or lessons, schedule changes, and special events because they’ll be delivered directly into your inbox.

Don’t forget to give us a shout out when you are at Playland Skate Center and check-in on Facebook or share the love on Twitter with us @PlaylandSkating!