Christmas Event at Lee Valley White Water Centre

This winter Lee Valley White Water Centre are trading paddles for ice skates as we become home to an ice rink alongside our fun fair and Santa’s Grotto. Open from 1 December, this is a must-do activity for the festive season.

Ice Skating 

Ice ice baby! Get in the festive spirit as you glide around our all weather ice rink and warm up after with a mulled wine or hot chocolate from The Terrace Bar & Cafe. What are you waiting for? Book your tickets today and get ready for a Christmas experience you’ll never forget.

From £5 per person

Further details

  • Sessions are 45 minutes long
  • Please arrive 30 minutes before the session start time.
  • Skate hire is included in the price
  • Skate aids are free of charge but subject to availability
  • Children under 6 must be accompanied by a responsible adult on the ice. 
  • Children under 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult, which can be from outside of the rink barrier (within the ice rink area).
  • Find out more from our Frequently Asked Questions
  • Please read our Terms & Condition's for our Ice Rink here before booking

Opening times

1 December 2018 - 6 January 2019

Day Ice Rink opening times
Monday 10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 20:00
Thursday 10:00 - 20:00
Friday 17:00 - 20:00
Saturday 11:00 - 20:00
Sunday 11:00 - 20:00

24 & 31 December 

1, 2 & 3 January 2019

11:00 - 17:00

27 & 28 December 

11:00 - 20:00

Christmas Day & Boxing Day 

Closed

Pricing 

Ticket Type Standard  Off Peak 
Adult (14 and over) £9.50 £5
Child £7.50 £5
Family (2 Adults and 2 Children or 1 Adult and 3 Children) £30 N/A

Ice Skating - Family Pass

Time for some quality family time this Christmas with our Family Pass! Wrap the little ones up warm and get ready for a glide that will make them count down the days until Father Christmas's visit.

£30 per pass

Further details

  • The Family Pass is valid for 2 Adults and 2 Children or 1 Adult and 3 Children
  • Sessions are 45 minutes long
  • Please arrive 30 minutes before the session start time.
  • Skate hire is included in the price
  • Skate aids are free of charge but subject to availability
  • Children under 6 must be accompanied by a responsible adult on the ice. 
  • Children under 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult, which can be from outside of the rink barrier (within the ice rink area).
  • Find out more from our Frequently Asked Questions
  • Please read our Terms & Condition's for our Ice Rink here before booking

Opening times

1 December 2018 - 6 January 2019

Day Ice Rink opening times
Monday 10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 20:00
Thursday 10:00 - 20:00
Friday 17:00 - 20:00
Saturday 11:00 - 20:00
Sunday 11:00 - 20:00

24 & 31 December 

1, 2 & 3 January 2019

11:00 - 17:00

27 & 28 December 

11:00 - 20:00

Christmas Day & Boxing Day 

Closed

Pricing 

Ticket Type Standard 
Family (2 Adults and 2 Children or 1 Adult and 3 Children) £30

Curling 

You go curl! Time to get the family and friends together for a outing filled with stones and sweeps. You'll be channeling the Winter Olympics on our lanes with a game of Curling that will have you more competitive than Monopoly this Christmas. 

£80 per lane

Further details

  • Sessions are either 1 hour or 2 hours long. Please select your session on the booking page drop down.
  • Maximum of 8 people per lane
  • Please arrive 30 minutes before the session start time.
  • Curling shoes, Stones and Brushes are included in the price
  • Children under 6 must be accompanied by a responsible adult on the ice. 
  • Children under 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult, which can be from outside of the rink barrier (within the ice rink area).
  • Find out more from our Frequently Asked Questions
  • Please read our Terms & Condition's for our Ice Rink here before booking

Opening times

1 December 2018 - 6 January 2019

Day Ice Rink opening times
Monday 10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 20:00
Thursday 10:00 - 20:00
Friday 17:00 - 20:00
Saturday 11:00 - 20:00
Sunday 11:00 - 20:00

24 & 31 December 

1, 2 & 3 January 2019

11:00 - 17:00

27 & 28 December 

11:00 - 20:00

Christmas Day & Boxing Day 

Closed

Pricing 

Ticket Type Price
1 Hour Curling session (Max 8 people) £80
2 Hour Curling session (Max 8 people) £150

Santa's Grotto

Deliver your Christmas wishes directly to the big man himself! Take a visit to jolly old Saint Nick and watch the children's faces light up as they receive a special gift from Santa.

From £8.50 per person

Further details

  • Running every weekend from Saturday 1 December - Monday 24 December
  • Please arrive 10 minutes before your time to see the big man
  • We advise to pre-book your visit to Santa to avoid disappointment 
  • Each child will receive a special Christmas gift from Santa
  • Supervising adults enter for free
  • Take your cameras to capture that special moment with Santa 
  • Please ready our FAQ's before booking your visit to Santa

Opening times

Saturday 1 December - Monday 24 December

Day Santa's Grotto opening times
Monday - Friday Closed
Saturday 10:30 - 18:00
Sunday 10:30 - 18:00
24 December  10:30 - 16:00

Christmas Market - 15 - 16 December

Time to get those last minute presents at our Christmas Market. Over the weekend, local businesses with gather with all their festival goodies for you to browse and enjoy just in time for the big day!

FREE entry

Further details

Browse the selection of local stall holders and you may find beautiful trinkets, unique presents and that perfect angel to go on top of the Christmas tree. 

  • Running on 15 & 16 December 2018
  • Free entry to the Christmas Market
  • Feel the warmth of the fairground lights with a range of rides.

Opening times

Open on 15 & 16 December 2018

Day Christmas Market opening times
Saturday 15 December 10:30 - 18:00
Sunday 16 December 10:30 - 18:00

Funfair

Take a spin in the Tea Cups, explore the Fun House and take in the sights of the Big Wheel all under the glow of our Christmas lights.

FREE entry

Further details

  • Running every weekend from 1 December 2018 until 6 January 2019
  • Rides include a Fun House, Tea Cups, Big Wheel, Classic Dodgems, Super Bob, Carousel, Star Flyer, Avalanche Ride. Rides are subject to change and closures
  • Entry to the fairground is free, charges apply per ride 
  • £1.20 per token. 
  • Height restrictions apply 

Opening times

1 December 2018 - 6 January 2019

Day Funfair opening times
Monday - Thursday Closed
Friday 17:00 - 20:00
Saturday 11:00 - 20:00
Sunday 11:00 - 20:00 
27 & 28 December 11:00 - 20:00
1, 2 & 3 January  11:00 - 17:00

 


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