The ice rink at Riverside Leisure Centre is now open, with a brand new ice pad, new skate hire and changing rooms.
You can enjoy public skate sessions, family skate, and weekend club nights, along with a host of activities for kids, including ice skating parties, holiday courses and our Get In! Skate School.
We will also offer Patch time for those who are NISA grade 8 or above, or are having private skating lessons.
Whether you will attempt your first skate, or you’re on route to the next series of Dancing on Ice, our fantastic rink facilities will have something for everyone.
Public sessions: £2.90
Club nights: Full entry price
*A family ticket is one adult and three children or two adults and two children.
We recommend that you book our popular skating sessions in advance. You can get a ticket on the door, however we cannot guarantee availability.
You can book in advance using an ourChelmsford card:
If you are a monthly member, you can book up to 10 days in advance
If you are an ourChelmsford Plus cardholder, you can book seven days in advance
If you are an ourChelmsford Lite cardholder, you can book two days in advance
You will not need to book a patch session in advance, but we do not take cash in the centre.
Friday and Saturday club nights, and Saturday and Sunday afternoon sessions may include loud music, strobe, flashing and/or flickering lights.
Please make sure you read the rule board before going on the ice pad.
If you would like to enquire about private lessons with an ice professional email firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday to Friday, 6am to 10pm Saturday and Sunday, 6am to 7pm Bank holidays: see facility opening timetables
All prices are correct to 31 March 2022.
All information correct at time of publishing. Please check before each visit.
Riverside Leisure Centre Victoria Road Chelmsford Essex CM1 1FG
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