Christmas outdoor ice skating rink in Blackpool: Launch date, timings and location - this is everything you need to know

Visitors will be able to put on their skates and glide along the Promenade this Christmas as Blackpool welcomes its first pop-up ice rink.

Friday, 12th November 2021, 4:15 pm

Blackpool will host a number of winter attractions on the Promenade from Friday, November 15, including a festive village, log cabins, light shows and illuminated Christmas trees.

And for the first time, visitors will be able to take a whirl - or a tumble - on an outdoor skating rink which will be the centrepiece of the festive village.

The ice rink - which be able to accommodate 160 skaters per session - will be free for everyone, meaning anyone can have a go.

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Each session lasts 40 minutes with 10 minutes either side to change your skates, with a designated changing facility and skate aids available.

The rink will be in Blackpool from November 19 until January 3, 2022.

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The opening hours are as follows, though they are subject to change and weather dependent:

Visitors will be able to take a whirl - or a tumble - on an outdoor skating rink in Blackpool this Christmas (Photo by Benson Kua)

- Friday, November 19: 5pm-9pm

- Saturday, November 20: 12pm-9pm

- Sunday, November 21:12pm-6pm

- Monday, November 22: Closed

- Tuesday, November 23: Closed

- Wednesday, November 24: Closed

- Thursday, November 25: 5pm-8pm

- Friday, November 26: 5pm-9pm

- Saturday, November 27: 12pm-9pm

- Sunday, November 28: 12pm-6pm

- Monday, November 29: Closed

- Tuesday, November 30: Closed

- Wednesday, December 1: Closed

- Thursday, December 2: 5pm-8pm

- Friday, December 3: 5pm-9pm

- Saturday, December 4: 12pm-9pm

- Sunday, December 5: 12pm-6pm

- Monday, December 6: Closed

- Tuesday, December 7: Closed

- Wednesday, December 8: Closed

- Thursday, December 9: 5pm-8pm

- Friday, December 10: 5pm-9pm

- Saturday, December 11: 12pm-9pm

- Sunday, December 12: 12pm-6pm

- Monday, December 13: Closed

- Tuesday, December 14: Closed

- Wednesday, December 15: Closed

- Thursday, December 16: 5pm-9pm

- Friday, December 17: 12pm-9pm

- Saturday, December 18: 12pm-9pm

- Sunday, December 19: 12pm-8pm

- Monday, December 20: 12pm-8pm

- Tuesday, December 21: 12pm-8pm

- Wednesday, December 22: 12pm-8pm

- Thursday, December 23: 12pm-8pm

- Christmas Eve: 12pm-5pm

- Christmas Day: Closed

- Boxing Day: 12pm-8pm

- Monday, December 27: 12pm-8pm

- Tuesday, December 28: 12pm-8pm

- Wednesday, December 29: 12pm-8pm

- Thursday, December 30: 12pm-8pm

- New Years Eve: 12pm-8pm

- New Years Day: 12pm-8pm

- Sunday, January 2: 12pm-8pm

- Monday, January 3: 12pm-8pm

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