Slide on over to Cork on Ice!
Get your skates on at Cork’s coolest winter activity!
Nothing is more festive than whizzing around (or trying not to fall over) on an ice rink, so get ready to wrap up and hit the ice at Cork On Ice, Cork’s coolest winter attraction, which is back at Mahon Point until January 27th!
Book your tickets now on www.iceskating.ie.
Cork on Ice is one of Ireland’s longest-running winter events and has become a tradition for many in the Cork and the greater Munster area each winter.
With a stunning large 800sqm ice rink and a smaller rink, it’s suitable for all levels of expertise. Seasoned skaters can show off their best moves while beginners and little ones can find their ice legs with fun penguin aids.
As if you needed an excuse, here are our top 10 reasons to get your skates on!
- Ice skating is a fun healthy activity that burns approximately 300-650 calories per hour, depending on how hard you skate. It’s also great for the core!
- It’s a great place to get a festive photo for your Christmas cards!
- New experiences make the best family memories.
- It’s a great way to break the ice on a first date. Or equally, it could be the perfect excuse to get your heart racing again with a loved one!
- It improves balance and coordination.
- Taking to the ice offers seasonal stress relief – gliding across the ice is one of the best ways to melt away worries.
- It improves concentration! A great excuse if you’re looking for a study break!
- It’s a fun group outing full of twists and turns.
- It’s Great for joint flexibility! Focusing on lower-body movement, ice skating offers great exercise for the leg muscles, building and toning them up over time.
- Endorphins, endorphins, endorphins. We’ll say no more.
Cork On Ice is brimming with festive atmosphere and fun! With a variety of different events running every week throughout the season, there really is something for everyone, whether you’re looking for a family day out, a school skate, a skate-date-night, Cinderella on Ice, or skating with Santa! There’s also the Cork Wolfpack junior ice hockey, figure skating with the Cork Figure Skating Association and lots of midweek offers!
Best prices are available by pre-booking online at www.iceskating.ie.