Enjoy the perfect winter day out at Somerset House. Skate day or night with family and friends on London’s most beautiful ice rink. Skate Lates features an extra special series of music nights throughout the season - the perfect start to your weekend. Après-skate, treat yourself at Fortnum’s Lodge with one of our Skate Extras – all designed for two to share; relax and take in the spectacle rink-side with a drink or warming snack in the Skate Lounge.
Fortnum’s Christmas Arcade returns, transforming the West Wing into a one-stop, essential festive shopping destination.
Skate Lates features an extra special series of music nights throughout the season for the perfect start to your weekend.
DJ Emily Rawson is back with the Rock The Belles crew, Peckham-based radio station Balamii and Tottenham based club Five Miles both take over three nights apiece with a range of up and coming selectors. Look out too for The Art of Parties with Fred Macpherson and Cavan McCarthy, Ransom Note, JACK ft House Gospel Choir Soundsystem, Dalston Superstore, Total Refreshment Centre, Jazz re:freshed, Elijah & Skilliam, Josey Rebelle and a final session from Rinse FM for a skate experience unlike any other in London.
Build confidence or improve your skills at Skate School. There are courses or single lessons for all ages (8+) and abilities taught by instructors accredited by the National Ice Skating Association (NISA). Skate School is open on weekends throughout November and December.
Polar Cub Club
Join the Polar Cub Club! Children under 8 can take part in special sessions on our training rink using our exclusive fun polar bear stabilisers. Your children can take their first glide on the ice in a safe, fun, friendly environment, with support from instructors accredited by the National Ice Skating Association (NISA).
Fortnum's Christmas Arcade
The elegant rooms of the West Wing will once again be transformed into Fortnum’s Christmas Arcade. The rink-side pop-up shop is the perfect place to find all your Christmas gifts this festive season. Filled with the finest of Fortnum’s food, tea, gifts and decorations, it perfectly captures the magic of a Christmas shopping trip to Fortnum’s Piccadilly. The must-visit winter destination for all your essential Christmas shopping.
Official Link: http://www.somersethouse.org.uk/ice-rink