Ice Skate Camberley opens for magical open air skating on a real ice rink on Saturday 9 December at 10am. To celebrate the ice rink coming to Camberley, Surrey Heath Borough Council has organised lots of fun festive events and attractions right next to the ice rink in Park Street.
- Millers Ark Living Nativity, Saturday 9 December, 11am-3pm
Come and see our beautiful stable scene with shepherds and a variety of animals including sheep, donkeys, chickens and pigmy goats.
Unfortunately you won’t be able to cuddle or pet the animals but the shepherds will be on hand telling you all about the animals in the festive scene.
- FREE Christmas Craft Extravaganza, Saturday 9 December, 10am-3pm, Ice Skate Camberley ticket office, The Atrium, Park Street opposite ‘The Bear’’ public house.
Drop in and colour a Christmas card, door hanger or Christmas crown, make a foam gingerbread man, penguin or elf tree decoration and much more!
Crafts are on a first come first served basis. Suitable for ages 3+ although some craft activities are more suitable for older children, and all activities may require help from parent or guardian depending on ability of child. Children must be supervised at all times and remain the responsibility of the parent or guardian.
- Christmas Wreath Making Workshop, Sunday 10 December, 10am – 12pm, Ice Skate Camberley ticket office, The Atrium, Park Street opposite ‘’The Bear’’ public house
Create a beautiful Christmas wreath for your home from scratch using wire rings, moss and other decorative materials. Cost £30 including coffee and mince pies. Limited places available call 01276 707229 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Karen Whelan, CEO SHBC, said: “We are really looking forward to Ice Skate Camberley’s opening day. Park Street will be transformed into a very special festive scene. We hope our residents and visitors enjoy this very special weekend in the heart of the town centre.”
The ice rink will be open from 9 December 2017 until 5 January 2018. Everyone is welcome, although skaters must be aged 3 or over. You can book your places online, at Camberley Theatre Box office or at the Ice Rink on the day. Skating slots are 45 mins long. Ice skates are included in the booking fee. Skate aids are available on a first come, first served basis and are also included in the booking fee.
Ice Skate Camberley is proudly supported by Knights Property Services, Camberley.
For those seeking a unique experience, exclusive use of the ice rink can be arranged for schools, Christmas parties and groups of friends at selected times by contacting the event ticket office or Camberley Theatre Box Office. There is a 10% discount for groups of 10 or more
To find out more, including information on how to book your tickets, visit www.christmasincamberley.co.uk.
Christmas in Camberley is going to be lots of fun for all the family. In addition to the ice rink there are many wonderful events taking place:
- Peter Pan Pantomime, 12 to 31 December, Camberley Theatre. Join Peter Pan as he takes Wendy and her brothers on an action packed adventure in Neverland
- Visit Father Christmas, 1 to 24 December, The Square Shopping Centre. For more information visit www.bookfatherchristmas.co.uk/camberley
- Free daily craft and fun activities for children, 19 November to 24 December, The Square Shopping Centre
Camberley has warm, undercover shopping centres with easy to access parking and lots of fabulous places to enjoy hot drinks and food. Once you’ve done your Christmas shopping and been ice skating, you can enjoy a film at Vue, a game of bowling and a lovely meal in one of our many excellent restaurants and pubs.