Friday 15 November – Sunday 5 January
Swansea’s award-winning Christmas attraction returns with all the magic of the festive season right in the heart of the city. Lighting up the skyline this year is the amazing Sky Ride along with some brand new festive funfair rides. Ice skating is still top of the bill with two fantastic outdoor ice rinks – the Admiral Rink and a children’s rink plus Santa’s Grotto and an indoor café – all the ingredients for a perfect day out!
|Opening Night (15 November)||5pm – 10pm|
|Monday to Friday (up to 19 December)||12 noon – 10pm|
|Monday to Friday (from 20 December – 5 January)||10am – 10pm
|Saturdays and Sundays||10am – 10pm|
|Christmas Eve||10am – 7pm|
|Boxing Day||12 noon – 7pm|
|New Year’s Eve||10am – 10pm|
|New Year’s Day||12 noon – 7pm|
With two ice rinks, there is plenty of space to have fun. The children’s rink is especially for younger skaters while the Admiral Rink is for all ages and abilities – take your pick and skate on!
Ice Skating Tickets
Ice skating tickets can now be purchased from Swansea Tourist Information Centre in person or on 01792 468321 and at the Skate House in Waterfront Winterland. Please book early to avoid disappointment. Alternatively, you can buy your tickets online (a small booking fee applies, all tickets are non-refundable.).
|Ticket Type||Off Peak
Mon – Fri (sessions starting before 5pm until Thur 19 Dec)
All other times (sessions from 5pm, all weekends & from 20 Dec)
|Adult (Standard skate ticket)||£5.50||£7.50|
|Concession (OAP and students with cards)||£5.50||£6.50|
|Children (15 and under)||£5.50||£5.50|
|Passport to Leisure (please bring PTL card)||£5.50||£5.50|
School bookings and group bookings can also be purchased online.
Father Christmas is making a special appearance at Waterfront Winterland from 17 November until 22 December in a traditional wooden chalet complete with elves. Children will be greeted by an elf before meeting Father Christmas in person! Prices are £4 (PTL £3.50) per child to see Santa and £5 (PTL £4.50) per child to see Santa with a photograph. A Christmas present is included with both.
Waterfront Winterland is supported by Admiral, Toys R Us, Chiquitos and the Wave and Swansea Sound. For more information about Waterfront Winterland, visit the Swansea Christmas website.
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