Where does First Friday take place?
All First Friday events take place at our private facility at 6060 Federal Blvd. San Diego, California 92114.
How do I get tickets?
Is admission available on site on the day of the event?
Tickets will be sold on site when Gates Open, while supplies last. Many events will sell out online. Advanced ticket purchase is highly recommended. We accept cash and credit cards for ticket purchases at the door.
Can I get a refund if I purchased a ticket and can’t attend the event?
No. Tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE. We are unable to process any refunds or credits for unused tickets.
What are the rules of the rink?
1. Treat all people with respect.
2. Fast Skaters on the outside. Do not stop in the glide lane.
3. Slow Skaters on the inside. Stopped and multidirectional skating should happen on the inside of the rink.
4. No Crowd Cutting Please!
5. Be aware at all times on the floor. If you want to stop, please head to the middle or leave the rink floor.
Are roller blades allowed?
Yes. All types of quad and inline roller skates are allowed. Only quad skater rentals are available. No motorized skates are allowed at First Friday.
Is there any seating available?
We have benches and tables available around the facility. All seats are first come, first serve. For spectator and skater safety, no outside seating may be brought into the venue.
Are events at this outdoor facility handicap accessible?
Our facility is ADA accessible. Derby United welcomes spectators and participants of all abilities. There are two ADA parking spots on site, accessible restrooms as well as wheelchair, and companion seating.
How old do I have to be to attend an event?
All ages are welcome at First Friday All Skate Sessions from 4:30-7:30pm. The Adult Session from 8:00-11:00pm is for guests 18 and over with valid ID.
Is there food at the event?
Yes. The Derby United has a concessions stand that sells packaged snacks and ice-cold drinks. Outside food vendors are often in attendance in our events. More info on each events listing. NO OUTSIDE BEVERAGES ALLOWED – ANYONE WITH OUTSIDE BEVERAGES WILL BE ESCORTED OUT OF THE FACILITY AND WILL NOT BE ALLOWED RE-ENTRY!
Can I buy merchandise at the event?
Yes, there will be merchandise and vendor booths, so event goers may purchase all their favorite Derby United attire.
I have more questions!?!
Please feel free to contact us directly and we’ll get your questions answered.
Last Updated: February 22, 2020
Feature Photo: Kelican Bae