Birmingham is popular due to the number of tourist attractions and activities. People who visit the city can choose from a number of activities such as visiting historical sites or museums, touring the city and ice skating. The latter is a popular activity and interested individuals can access the same through various ice skating rinks/arenas, just be sure to double check the ice rink and Birmingham german market times. Two of the most popular are:
Birmingham Ice Arena
This is an Arena offers skating opportunities for people of all ages. Whether you prefer to register for skating lessons, participate in open skating or rent a rink for a party, the Arena has something for everyone. Birmingham Ice Arena is located on Kenning Park property. It is has an indoor arena with bleacher seating for 920 spectators and a regulation sized ice rink. There is a smaller (studio) arena mainly used for skate parties within the complex and lessons. The arena is home for the combined hockey team of Groves and Seaholm High Schools, Birmingham Unified Kings.
Ice Skate Birmingham
It is an ice skating arena that welcomes families with children and school groups of all ages. For little beginners, Ice Skate Birmingham offers penguin skating aids. These skating aids are available for hire at the hire hall for 3 pounds each. Payments are made in advance by online booking or on arrival at the box office. Skate sizes range from 8J to I5. Visitors are advised to go for early morning sessions to ovoid crowded ice rinks. Students are offered a discount at the door. However, a valid NUS card or relevant concession card is required.
When it comes to groups, Ice Skate Birmingham offers discounts as long as the group is of 10 or more. Take note that such a discount is only valid when the whole group purchases as one transaction. Groups with children below 7 years old need to adhere to additional rules, just please be sure to check ice skate and Birmingham German market times.