Lee Valley White Water Centre

News Release

Lee Valley White Water Centre’s Christmas attraction is back for 2018. For third year running the London 2012 Olympic legacy will host an array of seasonal activities and entertainment for families and friends to enjoy throughout the festive period.

Che Christmas destination will run for just over five weeks from Saturday 1st December – Sunday 6th January 2019 and will feature an ice rinks, curling sheets, a Santa’s Grotto and fun fair.

Visitors can get into the Christmas spirit with a skate on the venue’s real ice rink. Available from Friday to Sunday, ticket prices for ice skating start from £5pp and include a 45 minutes session on the ice, skate hire and the use of a skate if required – perfect for experienced skaters and novices alike.

New for 2018, the venue’s ice rink will also feature four real ice curling sheets, for visitors to experience a taster of the Winter Olympic sport. Each curling lane can host a team of up to eight people and will be available to hire on Monday to Thursday between 12:00 – 20:00 (the curling sheets will not be available from the week commencing 24th December). Ticket prices start from £5pp.

After fun on the ice visitors can head up to the Terrace Bar & Cafe to relax with some festive drinks and snacks including traditional German sausages, warm mulled wine and delicious churros.

For those wanting to pick up some last minute stocking fillers, a Christmas market will be open on Saturday 15th December and Sunday 16th December. With quirky gifts to dazzling decorations, the free entry market offers an opportunity to discover a host of presents for Christmas.

No festive day out would be complete without a visit to Santa’s Grotto. Here, children can enjoy an enchanting experience meeting with the big man himself. Those on the nice list will receive a free gift from Santa’s grotto. Father Christmas is available to visit on weekends between 10:30 – 18:00 and on Christmas Eve.

Those looking for some more adventure can head over to the fun fair where they can enjoy a range of traditional fairground rides and activities.

To find out more information or to pre book tickets, please visit gowhitewater.co.uk/Christmas

Telephone Number: 03000 030616