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Ice Cube

Ice Cube

The Ice Cube, Yorkshire’s coolest wintertime attraction is back in Millennium Square in February with its undercover ice rink, visitor café and a wide range of winter themed rides and attractions.

Organised by Leeds City Council with support from media partners Radio Aire and now in its 18th year, the Ice Cube will be open from Friday 2 February until Sunday 25 February 2018.

Again this year, it will feature an undercover ice rink allowing visitors to enjoy an outdoor skating experience whatever the weather.

In addition to the open air ice rink, the Ice cube will provide a line-up of family friendly attractions including the thrilling North Pole Starflyer, the Ice Jet, the Ice Palace plus the new Ice Slide along with various other winter themed rides for children of all ages.

Ice Skating Prices (for a 45 minute session - includes skate hire)

Adult (18 years or over)   £8.00
LEEDSCard** / Concessions**   £7.00
Child (12 years and under) / LEEDSCard Extra**   £6.50
BreezeCard**    £6.00
Family (2 adults + 2 children or 1 adult + 3 children) ***    £26.00
Parent and Toddler (an adult 18yrs or over and a toddler 5 years or under)    £10.00

 *   Includes booking fee

**  Valid ID card / proof of status required and must be presented when requested

*** Must include 1 adult 18yrs or over

Please note, to activate the family ticket please book two adults and two children

Please arrive up to 30 minutes before your 45 minute session​

Penguins Club

New for 2018 will be the Penguins Club running every Sunday at 9am, offering parents and children aged 8 and under ice skating sessions in a safe and fun environment. 

Book now: http://millsqleeds.com/whats-on/all-shows/ice-cube-2018-penguin-club/2429

Accessible sessions

A weekly dedicated accessible session is available for wheelchair users and other disabled persons every Thursday morning at 10am.

Book now: https://www.millsqleeds.com/whats-on/all-shows/ice-cube-accessible-skate/2430​ 

Individual lessons

Four individual tuition slots are available each Saturday morning during the 10am-10.45am skate session and the 11am-11.45am skate session. 

Book now: http://millsqleeds.com/whats-on/all-shows/ice-cube-skate-tuition-one-to-one/2428 

Skating Tuition Programme

Alongside general public ice skating there will be an opportunity for people of all ages and abilities to hone their skating skills under the watchful gaze of expert coaches. A four-week National Ice Skating Association (NISA) tuition programme aimed at beginners (recommended for skaters up to Skate UK level 4) for ages 5 and above, will be held every Saturday morning by Skate UK qualified skating professionals.

Book now: https://www.millsqleeds.com/whats-on/all-shows/4-week-skate-tuition-programme/2418 

A special ‘first steps to skating’ tuition programme for Leeds schools children will also be available during term time for schools to book.


To find out more about the Ice Cube 2018, please visit https://www.leeds.gov.uk/icecube 

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