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Winter In The City - Lancaster

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Dalton Square, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 1PP

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Winter In The City - Lancaster

Soak up the sights, smells and sounds as you wander through the streets of Lancaster this Christmas - the city has a big charm all of its own and positively sparkles during the festive season.

See Lancaster transformed into a unique winter wonderland with Lancaster On Ice – a pop-up ice rink and Christmas market in the heart of the city.  The launch of Lancaster on Ice will co-inside with Lancaster BID’s biggest ever Christmas Lights Switch On. Expect a full day of festive fun and entertainment!

Other festive highlights include Christmas at the Castle - a festive fayre for all the family on castle hill or see Robin Hood at the Lancaster Grand, as he tries to win the hand of the beautiful Maid Marion as he strives to outwit the evil Sheriff of Nottingham.

Alternatively head to The Dukes where Tinker Bell and her fairy companions have got a magical story to tell or join the Judges’ Lodgings for a festive treat with seasonal crafts and Father Christmas in residence.

There is also late night shopping and free parking on select dates making Lancaster for perfect place for a wonderful festive day out whilst ticking off a whole host of items from your Christmas shopping list.

Click here for full Lancaster events listing.

Shop 2 Skate

We’re encouraging everyone to shop locally this Christmas- and what better way to do this, than to offer free ice skating tickets to people that do!

Receive a free stamp for every £10 you spend in a local participating business (Thursday – Sunday) from Sunday 18th November

Once you’ve collected all 8 stamps from local Lancaster businesses, you can exchange your completed flyer for a pair of ice skating tickets (2) at the Lancaster On Ice Box Office on Dalton Square

Click here to find out more about Shop 2 Skate.

Opening Times

Visit Lancaster this Christmas (19 Nov 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

Events

Thursday, 22nd November 2018 - Sunday, 6th January 2019

Lancaster On IceLancaster On Ice is a 6 week Ice Rink and a winter wonderland in the heart of Lancaster City Centre on Dalton Square. Launching on 22 of November, the festive Ice Rink will have a capacity for up to 200 skaters plus Bavarian-style food and drink concessions to get everyone into the Christmas spirit.
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Friday, 23rd November 2018 - Saturday, 5th January 2019

Peter PanDo you believe in fairies? This Christmas at The Dukes, Tinker Bell and her fairy companions have got a magical story to tell you, packed full of fairy dust, flight and songs you’ll love to sing along to.
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