Cathedral Quarter 3aaa Ice Rink Tickets Now on Sale!
Wed 28 Jun 2017
It might be summer, and the only ice that you're probably thinking about is in your drink, but we're pleased to announce that the Cathedral Quarter 3aaa Christmas Ice Rink tickets are now on sale. Opening for its 8th Year in Derby’s Market Place, the fun begins on 1 Dec 2017 and runs until 2 Jan 2018. Tickets are already on sale and are priced between £6.50 and £8.50, with concessions up to £7.50.
The Market Place will play host to the purpose-built, real ice, Ice Rink this winter thanks to a continuing partnership with the Cathedral Quarter and 3aaa Apprenticeships. As well as the ice rink, the Market Place will also feature other attractions such as live music, food and Christmas gift fairs.
Discounted tickets are available for families and also groups.
Councillor Amo Raju, Cabinet Member for Leisure, Culture and Tourism at Derby City Council, said: “The Cathedral Quarter 3aaa Christmas Ice Rink has been a great success for the City. Having an ice-rink on the Market Place over the festive period is a major draw, attracting thousands of visitors to the centre of Derby. We are very happy to continue working with our fantastic partners to deliver this attraction.”
Martin Langsdale, Chair of the Cathedral Quarter Board and Management Group, which drives forward activities under the area's BID status, said: "Over the past few years the ice rink has been one of Derby’s most valuable attractions at Christmas, not only improving visitor experience, but also bringing all important footfall and a boost to the Cathedral Quarter businesses and city economy as a whole.”
Peter Marples, Joint Owner of 3aaa Apprenticeships, said: "We are delighted to be sponsoring the Ice Rink again this year. The Rink will look great alongside the other Christmas attractions hosted by the city; it’s something local residents love as well as bringing over 20,000 people to the city over the festive period each year.”