Idyl Wyld Roller Palace has been in business in Marion for 80 years and will be hosting a celebration party on Saturday, Oct. 14 from 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Owner of Idyl Wyld Roller Palace, Dorothy Trueman, said the admission to the event will be 80 cents per person. Rental skates will also available for 80 cents per person. This admission price and cost of renting skates is a special low value for the 80-year celebration.
Each guest will have an opportunity to take home prizes, the biggest being $80 in cash.
Deborah Huston, a manager at Idyl Wyld Roller Palace, said they will even be playing music from 1937-2017.
This music will feature many highlighted artists that have been played in the roller palace throughout their 80 years in business.
The roller palace has been in the Trueman family name since the opening day in 1937.
D. Trueman has been involved with the business since 1952. Her father in law started the business in 1937 and the business has been passed down through the generations ever since.
Huston is D. Trueman’s daughter and is assisting her mother to keep the family legacy alive at Idyl Wyld Roller Palace.
Idyl Wyld Roller Palace’s is usually open three nights a week. Specifically, on Friday from 7:30 p.m. through 9:30 p.m., Saturday from 7:30 p.m. through 10:00 p.m., and Sunday from 2:00 p.m. through 4:00 p.m.