Times & Prices

The ice rink will open Friday 17 November for an 8pm session.  

It will open every day, except Christmas Day, until Monday 1 January.


Please note the last skating session will be 6pm on Christmas Eve, Boxing Day, New Year's Eve and New Year’s Day. The rink is closed on Christmas Day.


Parent & Toddler Sessions:
Parent & Toddler sessions are daily at 9.45am and 10.15am and also at 2pm during Mon - Fri until Wednesday 20 December until. The sessions last half an hour.

Price (inc. skate hire):
£9.50 (price includes 1x adult, 1x toddler (2-3yrs) and 1x 'seal' skating aid for the toddler)
Additional Adult tickets can be purchased at £9.50 each (this does not include an extra toddler or a skating aid)
Plus £1.75 booking per ticket fee - or just 85p per ticket if you book online


Regular Sessions:
Daily from 11am running every hour until 8pm* (rink closes at 9pm). The rink is closed all day Monday 25 December.
*6pm on Sunday 24 December, Tuesday 26 December, Sunday 31 December and Monday 1 January.

Prices (inc. skate hire):
Adult (16yrs+) - £14
Child (4-15yrs) - £9.50
Go! Card holders - £5
Family (2x adult, 2x child) - £44
Plus £1.75 booking per ticket fee - or just 85p per ticket if you book online

Group Prices (inc. skate hire):
Adult (16yrs+) Group of 10+ - £13.50 per person
Child (4-15yrs) Group of 10+ - £9 per person
School Groups - £5 per person
Plus £1.75 booking per ticket fee - or just 85p per ticket if you book online

Please note: group and schools bookings cannot be made online. Please contact 01892 530613 to book.

Skating sessions can be extremely popular, especially during the holiday period, so advanced booking is highly recommended.

Tickets can be booked online by clicking here for regular sessions, or Parent & Toddler Sessions can be booked here. You can also book by contacting the Box Office on 01892 530613 (Mon to Fri, 9am - 5pm and Sat, 12pm - 5pm) or visit in person at Gateway (Mon to Fri, 9am - 5pm) or at the Assembly Hall Theatre Box Office (Sat, 12pm - 5pm). Tickets can also be purchased at the on-site Ice Rink Box Office.

Ice skating sessions last for 1 hour. This includes time to fit your skates so expect to have approximately 45 minutes on the ice.

Children aged 4-7yrs must be accompanied on the ice by a parent or guardian aged 18yrs+. A maximum of five children can be accompanied per adult. Children under 4yrs are not allowed on the ice except during the dedicated parent and toddler sessions which is specifically for toddlers aged 2-3yrs.


Please note:
Tickets must be paid for in full at the time of booking. We are unable to make reservations.
Your booking will be processed by the Assembly Hall Theatre. When you book tickets if you already have an account please use your existing username and password.
Tickets sent by post incur a £2.50 postage charge. Tickets can be collected from the Gateway, Assembly Hall Theatre Box Office or Ice Rink Box Office for a charge of £1.75. Alternatively, you can have an e-ticket emailed to you free of charge and either print this out or show on your mobile phone or tablet.

Please bring suitable outdoor clothing. This is an outdoor event and no refunds will be given due to inclement weather.

Skating aids
Visit the skating aids page for information


Watch the highlights from the icerink build and opening night.