Planet Ice - Blackburn Ice Arena

Blackburn Ice Arena

Contact Information

Lower Audley

Tel: 01254 668686

Welcome to Planet Ice (Blackburn Ice Arena) one of the North Wests best ice skating venues with amazing activities and classes for all ages and abilities.

Whether you're looking for a fun family day out or you've set your sights on being the next olympic gold medal skater, Planet Ice has it all. As the North West's Regional Centre of Ice Skating Excellence, this premier ice skating facility offers something for everyone. With year round skating, disco sessions for both juniors and seniors, family skating and holiday fun. The fun doesn't end on the ice with great party and catering facilities on hand. For those with ambitions to take their skating to a higher level you can learn to skate on the NISA Skate UK Programme and we can arrange one-to-one lessons with one of our NCCP qualified professional coaches. Not forgetting, of course, our very own Blackburn Hawks Ice Hockey team fixtures and Junior Ice Hockey training.

Road Directions

At the bottom of Grimshaw Park at the junction of the A666 and Lower Audley Street.

Public Transport Directions

Blackburn Ice Arena is about 5 minutes walk from Blackburn Bus & Rail stations. There are direct buses & trains from most local towns. Contact Blackburn Visitor Centre for details of public transport 01254 688040. For Public Transport information out of normal office hours contact Traveline 0871 200 2233 or National Rail 03457 484950

Opening Times

1 Jan 2021 to 31 Dec 2021



  • Event Venue
  • Family Fun
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Open All Year
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Coaches Welcome
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

Search Attractions

Within miles of
  • Blackburn & Darwen Town Centre Maps to download