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Ice Rink

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November 23, 2019 @ 11:00 am December 1, 2019 @ 9:00 pm

Q: Where is the ice rink and ice slide at Railroad Park?

A: The ice rink is located on Railroad Park’s Regions Bank 17th Street Plaza, adjacent to the covered pavilion. The ice slide is located on the Amphitheater adjacent to the 17th Street Plaza.

Q: When will the ice rink and ice slide be open?

A: The rink will be open the weekend before Thanksgiving beginning Friday, November 22, 2019 through Sunday, January 5, 2019. The rink will be open seven days a week, except for Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Q: What are the ice rink and ice slide hours of operation?

A:November 22 – December 1December 2 – December 15December 16 – January 5
Mon – Thurs: 11 am – 9 pm
Fri – Sat: 10 am – 10 pm
Sun: 11 am – 9 pm
Mon – Thurs: 3 pm – 9 pm
Fri – Sat: 10 am – 10 pm
Sun: 11 am – 9 pm
Mon – Thurs: 11 am – 9 pm
Fri – Sat: 10 am – 10 pm
Sun: 11 am – 9 pm

Q: How do we buy ice skating and ice sliding tickets?

A: Tickets are available on a first come, first served basis. You may purchase tickets online at www.railroadpark.org or purchase them at the ice rink. Tickets purchased online will incur processing fees.

Q: How much is a ticket?

A:Ice SkatingIce SlidingCombo (Best Deal)
Children(12 & Under)$10$8$14
Groups of 20+$9$7$12

All ticket prices include tax, skate rental and unlimited time on the rink and/or slide.

Q: What does the cost of a ticket include?

A: Each ice skating ticket includes sales tax, skate rental, and unlimited enjoyment of the ice rink that day. Once you turn in your skates, you will need to purchase another ticket to skate again that day. Each ice slide ticket includes unlimited slides on the ice slide that day. The combination ticket includes all of the above.

Q: Does the ice rink take credit cards?

A: Yes! All major credit / debit cards are accepted.

Q: Will refunds be given in the event of rain/inclement weather?

A: Should the ice rink be closed by management for any reason, management will offer a ticket for an alternate day/time. Please check www.railroadpark.org or Railroad Park’s Facebook page for updates on weather closings.

Q: How large is the ice rink?

A: The outdoor ice rink is 50 feet by 80 feet, with the Birmingham skyline in the background.

Q: What size skates do you have available?

A: We will have whole size skates, from a child skate size 9 through an adult skate size 13.

Q: Can I bring my own ice skates?

A: Yes! You are welcome to bring your own ice skates. Please note that ticket prices remain the same whether you bring your own skates or not. Tickets must be purchased for every individual who wishes to use the ice rink. Please note that ice skates cannot be used on the ice slide.

Q: Can children skate alone?

A: An adult should accompany children under the age of 12.

Q: How does the Ice Slide Work?

A: Individuals will sit in a tube and hold onto handles on each side to coast down the ice slide.

Q: How tall must you be to enjoy the ice slide?

A: You must be 42” tall to ride the ice slide.

Q: How large is the ice slide?

A: The outdoor ice slide is 15 feet tall and 100 feet long!

Q: Can children slide alone?

A: All riders must slide alone.

Q: Will there be food and beverages available at the ice rink?

A: Yes, concessions will be available for purchase from Railroad Park’s Boxcar Café.

Q: Do you offer private party reservations or children’s birthday party packages at the ice rink?

A: Yes! Please contact events@railroadpark or call our office at (205) 521-9933 for a price quote and scheduling

1600 1st Avenue
Birmingham,AL35233United States
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