Pavilion ice-rink returns for festive fun

Twilight at Royal Pavilion Ice Rink (Photograph: Brighton Pictures)
Twilight at Royal Pavilion Ice Rink (Photograph: Brighton Pictures)

The Royal Pavilion will once again form the backdrop to the city's festive ice-rink, which returns for its eighth year.

The grounds of the Pavilion will be transformed into a winter wonderland over the Christmas period, with the 880-square metre ice rink opening on Saturday, November 4.

Aerial view Royal Pavilion Ice Rink (Photograph: Brighton Pictures)

Aerial view Royal Pavilion Ice Rink (Photograph: Brighton Pictures)

There is also a 130-square metre beginners’ rink with penguin skate aids, providing a safe area for younger skaters to build their confidence.

As well as the main attraction, a rink-side bar and pizza kitchen provides the perfect setting to watch friends and family ob the ice.

Tickets went on sale yesterday (September 20).

Shella Parkin, creator of the Royal Pavilion Ice Rink, said: “We are looking forward to welcoming visitors back to our enchanting rink this year and hope that everyone will take advantage of this unique seasonal opportunity to enjoy the ice and to see Brighton at its twinkling best.”

Tickets are £10 for adults and £7 for children under 12.

To find out more, visit: www.royalpavilionicerink.co.uk