A birthday party at the National Ice Centre is guaranteed to put a smile on your little one’s face!

With our expert ice staff on hand to ensure you have a great time on the ice, and a dedicated party area in our Sub Zero cafè to enjoy your party menu, your child is sure to have a birthday party to remember.


Our birthday party package is ideal for children aged between 5-12 and costs £14.99 per child. The package includes:


A one-hour skating session for the whole group with a specially trained ice assistant to share skating tips and support your group on the ice. Plus, all parents attending can skate for free!


A delicious party menu served in a dedicated area in the Sub Zero cafè. Choose from a selection of different menus including individual hot meals or a buffet. Includes unlimited squash for children and four tea and coffee vouchers for parents.


A dedicated host to ensure everything goes to plan.


Activity mats with crayons and a tablecloth are provided for the table. Plus, a birthday party selfie frame, birthday banner and party invites.


Three pieces of ice equipment to help children become confident on the ice.


Each child will receive a 2-4-1 skating voucher to use in the future!


Need more support on the ice? If you have a large group, you can hire an additional ice assistant for £30. You can also hire extra ice equipment for £2.50 per child.

Hungry for more? Extras including ice cream, ice lollies, jacket potatoes with cheese and more are available to purchase at an additional cost.

If you require any extras, please purchase them at the time of booking.



Birthday parties at the National Ice Centre are available to book any day of the week, Monday to Sunday.


We can accommodate up to 20 children per party. A minimum of 10 children are required for each booking.


Birthday parties last around two hours.

choose the ice

18 months - 5 years

Pre-schoolers skate for free, plus there’s a dedicated Tots Zone on the ice during Friday afternoon and weekend sessions.

5 - 11 years

Hit the ice with school friends or have some fun at our family themed sessions.

11 years +

Don’t miss our Friday and Saturday night club sessions where the lights are turned down and the music’s turned up.