Bishop Auckland’s Christmas Town: Ice Rink

Bishop Auckland Marketplace

Embrace the thrill of gliding through the Christmas Town Ice Rink—a winter wonderland experience for all ages. Lace-up those skates, and let the festivities begin!

Experience the enchantment of the season as the Christmas Town Ice Rink returns for another spectacular year! Picture yourself gracefully skating across our expansive ice rink nestled in the heart of the Market Place.

Immerse yourself in the joy of skating with sessions starting every half hour. To secure your spot, all sessions must be booked in advance.

Arrive 20 minutes before your session to ensure a smooth start. Take your time selecting the perfect pair of skates, and let our team assist you in getting them laced up securely for your ultimate skating experience.

For the little ones, those under 11 must be accompanied on the ice by an adult, while those aged between 11-13 should have a responsible adult within eyesight. Those aged 14+ should book an adult ticket.

Whether you're a seasoned skater or stepping onto the ice for the first time, our Christmas Town Ice Rink promises joy, laughter, and the magical spirit of the holidays.

Secure your spot on the ice by booking your session in advance. Don't miss out on this festive tradition that brings families, friends, and the community together.

This is a synthetic rink measuring 10m x 14m.

Experience the magic of Christmas Town in Bishop Auckland from the 24-26 of November for a festive weekend filled with joy! Bishop Auckland Market Place features Santa's Grotto, an ice rink, performances, workshops, Christmas Markets, rides & attractions, mulled wine, delicious food, and Christmas traders from across the region! Book early to avoid disappointment.

30 mins


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