Ice Skating at Tingley Garden Centre
Now Open until to 7th January 2024
Off Peak Sessions available until the 15th of December
CHILD (OFF PEAK)
ADULT (OFF PEAK)
FAMILY TICKET (OFF PEAK)
FAMILY TICKET (PEAK)
Family Ticket provides entry to 2 Children & 2 Adults OR 1 Adult & 3 Children only
This festive season, Tingley Garden Centre is thrilled to introduce a BRAND NEW, enchanting addition to our winter wonderland – AN ICE RINK!
Get ready to bring your whole family together for an unforgettable experience that will fill your hearts with Christmas cheer.
Christmas is all about spending quality time with your loved ones, and our ice rink is the perfect place to do just that. Gather your family and friends and make cherished memories on the ice!
PLUS, we’re delighted to announce we’ll be offering a Skating Special menu at Blooms Kitchen where you can warm up and unwind with a lovely selection of festive food and drink! Whether it’s a comforting cup of hot chocolate to satisfy your sweet cravings or a selection of yuletide treats, there’s something here for the whole family to enjoy!
Groups of 10+ receive a 10% Discount on your Ice Skating tickets at time of booking – Automatically applied during checkout.
“Castleford Tigers partners had a fantastic time Ice Skating for an exclusive event with Tingley Garden Centre, we are really grateful to have been able to offer this to our partners as it allows us add more value to their partnerships with the club and gives them a festive “money can’t buy experience” where they can enjoy some family time whilst interacting with our players”
Laura Kirk Commercial Director Castleford Tigers
If you are interested in booking the Ice Rink for larger groups including companies, schools, clubs or for a private experience please contact [email protected]
Experience the Magic of Winter at Tingley Garden Centre’s Ice Rink.
@leedsplussocial Get your skates on Leeds ⛸️ there's a new ice rink in the city for Christmas! ❄️ This place looks amazing and is now open 🤩 Tingley Garden Centre have gone all out this year, plus they've a new Santa's Grotto experience – with spaces left too! 🎅 Skate sessions are 50 minutes long, with free parking, festive grub and skate aids for all abilities. And if you book a visit to see the big man 🎅 it's off to 'Elf School' for an immersive journey through three festive scenes complete with live performers 😯 You also get to pick your own Christmas gift from to Santa's Toy Shop! Christmas shopping still to do? The centre is open late Monday to Saturday until the big day 🛍️ Search ‘Tingley Garden Centre’ to book! #leeds #tingleygardencentre #christmas #icerink #santasgrotto ♬ original sound – Leeds+
UNDERCOVER BOUTIQUE ICE RINK
FAMILY FRIENDLY EXPERIENCE
50 MINUTE SESSION
FREE ON-SITE PARKING
FESTIVE MUSIC & DECORATIONS
FESTIVE FOOD & DRINK
LATE NIGHT FESTIVE SHOPPING
AVAILABLE AT TINGLEY GARDEN CENTRE
SKATE AIDS AVAILABLE
Introducing Relaxed Skating Sessions at Tingley Garden Centre’s Ice Rink
If you would prefer to skate in a more relaxed setting, then we are offering reduced capacity skating sessions on selected weekdays across the season.
Steps have been taken to ensure a safe and welcoming environment and these sessions will have no music and low lighting to enhance the calm ambiance.
Skate into the night at our new ice rink and enjoy tasty treats from our special late night skating menu in Blooms Kitchen.
We’ll be serving up a delicious late-night feast including our festive carvery bap, posh dogs, chicken burgers, chicken nuggets and more!
And little ones can enjoy your Kids Meal Deal – choose a main meal and a drink for only £5.95!
Fuel your fun on the ice with these delicious bites!
Monday to Saturday
4pm – 6.30pm
*All dishes subject to availability.
BOOK TO VISIT SANTA’S GROTTO AT TINGLEY GARDEN CENTRE & RECEIVE 10% OFF YOUR ICE SKATING TICKETS – AUTOMATICALLY APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT
If you’ve already booked to visit Santa’s Grotto at Tingley Garden Centre, use your original Grotto Booking Reference, you will have received this within your Order Email Confirmation to claim a 10% discount on your Ice Rink tickets*
*Discount only applies to Ice Skating Tickets
Our skating sessions are 50 minutes long.
If you have pre-booked your skating tickets online, please go straight to the skating rink with your tickets ready. During our busy periods we advise to arrive at least 20 minutes before your session start time, this is to ensure your skates are fitted correctly and you receive your full allotted time on the ice. If you need any assistance fitting your skates, please speak to a member of the team.
There is not a minimum age, however children aged 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult with a ticket on the ice. Small children must be able to walk confidently unassisted and be capable of supporting themselves on the skating aids.
If your child is 8 years of age or below they must have an adult ticket holder skating with them on the ice. If your child is over 8 years of age they must have a responsible adult supervising them from the spectating area. Small children must be able to walk confidently unassisted and be capable of supporting themselves on the skating aids.
Yes, we have a limited number of skating aids that are available to hire for £5 each. These can be purchased at the time of your booking or on the day (On a first come first-served basis). Skating aids are for children 1.4m tall and under.
Skate hire is included in the ticket price.
Yes, skate hire is included in your ticket price, but you are welcome to wear your own skates.
The ice rink is undercover, however we suggest wearing warm clothing, gloves and thick socks.
The ice rink is not for professional use, and as such, skating at speed, skating backwards, tricks and acrobatic manoeuvres are not permitted – this is for the safety of all skaters.
Yes, the ice rink is real ice. The ice rink is a temporary rink, the ice surface is checked regularly for quality and safety, and if necessary, maintained. The ice can either be dry or wet, and both types are perfectly suitable for skating. During busy sessions, the ice surface can become rutted due to the action of skating.
Yes, depending on availability! Email all your details to [email protected] and our team will be in touch as soon as possible.
You can book online at tingleygardencentre.co.uk or at the location if there are spaces available. We strongly recommend booking online to avoid disappointment, especially during busy periods like the weekends and school holidays.
Bookings cannot be guaranteed to be amended once they have been made. If you would like to add additional tickets to your booking, please either create a new additional booking or consult our team and they will do their best to accommodate your requirements and take payment as appropriate or email with your query at least 24 hours before your session starts.
We advise you to book online in advance to reduce queues and to avoid disappointment as tickets are likely to sell out during busy times. Our online booking system allows you to purchase a ticket up until that selected session is due to start. Also, bookings can be taken on site on the day where spaces are available.
We do not offer refunds, unless we cancel your session or the ice rink is forced to close. If you are no longer able to attend your booked time slot, please inform us in advance and our staff will do their best to find an alternative, convenient slot for you but cannot guarantee we will be able to do so.
We’ll be offering a Skating Special menu at Blooms Kitchen where you can warm up and unwind with a lovely selection of festive food and drink.
You are responsible for all personal belongings, please only bring with you what you need. There is nowhere at the venue to store personal items such as handbags, shopping bags, coats etc. and we cannot accept any items behind skate exchange except your footwear due to health and safety.
Yes it is free to spectate.
All extreme weather events that affect the safe operation of the event are monitored. The wind-speed ratings of the structures determine the safe operating wind speeds for the event. In high winds, management may decide for safety reasons to close or cancel sessions. At this time, guests who are unable to skate shall be offered an alternative session to skate or a refund if this is not possible.
No dogs are permitted inside the venue (except assistance dogs).
Santa’s Grotto at tingley garden centre
Join the elves at Santa school as they play and learn how to be a brilliant elf. Journey through the polar playground, Christmas classroom and graduation forest before making your way to Santa’s grotto to meet Father Christmas and choose a toy from his toyshop.
Breakfast with Santa at Tingley Garden Centre
Join us for a magical morning at Blooms Kitchen with our Breakfast with Santa experience.
Enjoy a wonderful family experience where you’ll enjoy a delicious breakfast and receive an early Christmas gift from Santa.
Safety information and acknowledgment of risk
We want all our visitors to have an enjoyable experience, so safety is our priority. As the activity may involve risk, all visitors must read and agree through signature to the following safety information – no exceptions!
The Ice Rink is an unsupervised area. All children aged 8 and under must be accompanied and supervised by a responsible adult with a ticket on the ice, who must ensure all in their care understand and follow the safety information and instructions. If your child is over 8 years of age up to the age of 16, they must have a responsible adult supervising them from the FREE spectating area or supervised by a responsible adult with a ticket on the ice. Anyone not following instructions will not be permitted on the ice and may be asked to leave, with no refund being given.
You must be physically and mentally able to take part in activities. If you are in doubt, speak with a member of our team, however this is ultimately your decision as some activities are high up and require a degree of fitness and ability.
If you have a pre-existing medical condition that may affect your ability on an activity, or are pregnant, you must fully assess your suitability before taking part
Equipment provided must be worn correctly for the duration of the activity
With the nature of these activities, despite safety measures put in place, there is still a risk of injury which could range from a minor scrape, to broken bones and in extreme cases, death. By agreeing to this safety information you are acknowledging these risks
Do not force others to do activities they are not comfortable with and do not push, pull or move others if they are struggling and need help – get a member of our team to assist
If you see any damaged equipment, report it to a member of our team immediately
No food or drink to be taken on the ice
All equipment and items belonging to Tingley Garden Centre must remain within the ice rink area
Wear appropriate footwear and clothing for the weather and activities
If we experience severe adverse weather such as strong winds, ice, snow or thunderstorms, we may be forced to close
If instructed by a member of our team to exit the ice rink, you should do so immediately
Any person found to be in possession of an article deemed to be offensive or dangerous will be immediately escorted from the ice rink, without any right to a refund.
No alcohol can be brought into the ice rink premises. Any persons found possessing alcohol, or who appear to be under the influence of alcohol, may be refused admission to the ice rink or escorted from the site without any right to a refund.
Stay vigilant on the ice in order to avoid other skaters, objects or conditions on the ice surface.
It is important that all staff and visitors are to be treated with respect. We will not tolerate any violent, rude or abusive behaviour whether this is verbal or physical. In event of such behaviour the management reserve the right to ask visitors to leave the site.
All skaters skate at entirely their own risk. The Event Organiser or Management will not be responsible for any injury, loss or damage incurred. Anyone with any medical conditions, serious previous injuries, recently broken bones, knee or joint problems, head injuries, pregnancy, mobility problems, or taking prescribed drugs should carefully consider whether it is safe for them to participant without endangering themselves or other participants whilst skating. By participating in ice skating, skaters and spectators are deemed to have knowledge of, and assume the risks that are associated with ice skating. These include but are not limited to –
– Injuries that result from collision or contact with other skaters or individuals on the ice.
– Injuries that involve objects, structures, or obstructions within the intended path of travel of the skater on the ice.
– Injuries that result from slips, trips, and falls.
– All skaters and spectators agree to follow our event Do’s and Don’ts. These can be found displayed at the event.