3 Associates Open Charlotte’s First and Solely Black Lady-Owned Skate Park
Three buddies — Kendria Holmes, Brandi Fox, and Sh’niqua Ussery — have opened the primary and solely Black-owned skate park in Charlotte, North Carolina referred to as Rollin’ CLT. It’s a one-of-a-kind skating rink and lounge that gives skate leases and meals vans, in addition to a hookah bar and a dwell DJ.
“It is all the time been a dream of mine to open up a skating rink as a result of we do not at present have any in Charlotte. The whole lot else is on the outskirts,” Holmes advised Journey Noire.
Holmes met Fox in 2018 after which they met Ussery two years later. The trio shared the identical ardour and determined to open a skating rink within the metropolis that will supply an expertise like no different.
Rollin’ CLT is open outdoor each weekend with Friday and Saturday nights for adults solely and Sundays for the entire household. Clients can convey their very own skates or lease from them. Non-public events may also be held on the location.
The trio plans to increase and launch an indoor rink subsequent 12 months.
For extra details about Rollin’ CLT, go to RollinCLT.com or observe them on Instagram @rollin_clt