Roller Derby returns to Castlegar for Sunfest

West Kootenay Womens Roller Derby League prepare to take to the track at the Castlegar Complex for “Tropicarnage”.

The Dam City Rollers squared off against the Salmo Babes of Brutality in roller derby action on Saturday night in Castlegar.

The Dam City Rollers squared off against the Salmo Babes of Brutality in roller derby action on Saturday night in Castlegar.

Live roller derby action once again rolls into high gear as the ladies of the West Kootenay Womens Roller Derby League prepare to take to the track for “Tropicarnage”.  This double-header event coincides with Castlegar’s Sunfest, and won’t disappoint derby fans.  The Valley Vendettas are looking to tear into the Nelson Killjoys in the first bout of the afternoon, and the stick around to see the home team, Castlegar’s Dam City Rollers, turn up the heat for Nelson’s Lumber Jackies.   “Tropicarnage” takes place on Saturday, June 2nd at the Castlegar Complex – doors open at 3, and the first whistle goes at 4 pm.  Come cheer on your favorite derby team, and then head out to the Sunfest fireworks after the game.  A great evening of family entertainment!

Tickets for this exciting athletic event can be found at Phat Angel in Nelson, Mountain High Lighting in Castlegar, West Kootenay Scuba in Salmo, RossVegas in Rossland and Gerick Cycle & Sport.  Tickets and more information are also available online at www.kootenayrollerderby.com