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Ice Skating in Railroad Park - 2018-2019

Railroad Park’s Brrrmingham presented by VIVA HEALTH opens the day after Thanksgiving, Friday, November 23, 2018.

Open through January 6, 2019, this year’s rink will bring a magical, wintry atmosphere to the Regions Bank 17th Street Plaza. Take a spin on the ice with the Birmingham cityscape as the backdrop.

The 50’ x 80’ rink will be open 7 days a week, only closing on Christmas Day. The Boxcar Cafe will be fully stocked with Red Diamond coffee and tea, homemade hot chocolate and warm, delicious meals.

Purchase your skating ticket at the rink or skip the ticket line by purchasing below.

To learn more about scheduling your private event at the rink, view our events section.

The park will host promotional events at the rink throughout the season including special discount days! Be sure to check our events calendar or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for updates on special events and discounts throughout the season!

Ticket Information

Admission: $10 for children 12 years of age and under, $12 for adults, (includes skate rentals and sales tax)*
Groups of 20+: $9 per person (includes skate rentals and sales tax)*

View the event calendar and purchase tickets here.

Individual Season Pass $65: Unlimited visits for the entire skating season (includes skate rentals and sales tax)*
Family Season Pass $150: Unlimited visits for family of six for entire skating season (includes skate rentals and sales tax)*

Purchase season passes here.

*Online purchases will incur additional ticketing and credit card fees.

Walk-up tickets may be purchased at the ice rink during rink hours, and online ticket sales are now available.

Tickets include unlimited enjoyment of the ice rink that day. Once you turn in your skates, you will need to purchase another ticket to skate again that day. The ice rink will be cleared periodically for ice maintenance and special programming.

Event Packages

Select packages including rental space overlooking the ice rink are available for your group or party. Packages include reserved seating, ice skating tickets and more. To schedule your event, please call Railroad Park at 205.521.9933 or email events@railroadpark.org. View event packages here.

Hours of Operation

Sunday - Thursday: 11 am - 9 pm
Friday - Saturday: 10 am - 10 pm
Closed Christmas Day

Ice Rink FAQ's

Have questions about Brrrmingham, Ice Skating in Railroad Park presented by VIVA HEALTH? Click here.

Ice Rink Rules & Code of Conduct

View the ice rink Rules & Code of Conduct here.


Thank you to our sponsors:

Join us for DISCOUNT DAYS at the Rink!

Mommy/Daddy & Me Skate
MONDAY, November 26, 2018 : ALL DAY
$2 OFF all tickets for adults with children

UAB Day presented by Piggly Wiggly
TUESDAY, November 27, 2018 : ALL DAY
$2 OFF tickets for all Blazer students, faculty, staff and alumni (plus one guest), must show valid UAB I.D.

Birmingham Bulls Hockey Night presented by Newk’s Eatery
WEDNESDAY, Nobember 28, 2018 : 6-9 pm
$2 OFF tickets and celebrate hockey while meeting the Birmingham Bulls players

99 Neighborhoods Day
THURSDAY, November 29, 2018 : ALL DAY
HALF OFF tickets for all residents that live within the city limits of Birmingham proper (plus one guest)

Mommy/Daddy & Me Skate
MONDAY, December 03, 2018 : ALL DAY
$2 OFF all tickets for adults with children

College Day
TUESDAY, December 04, 2018 : ALL DAY
$2 OFF tickets for all students, faculty, staff (plus one guest), must show valid college I.D.

Military Appreciation Day presented by Carvana
FRIDAY, December 07, 2018 : ALL DAY
$2 OFF all active, retired and former military veterans (plus one guest), must show valid I.D.

Mommy/Daddy & Me Skate
MONDAY, December 12, 2018 : ALL DAY
$2 OFF all tickets for adults with children

Railroad Park Member Day
TUESDAY, December 11, 2018 : ALL DAY
HALF OFF tickets for Railroad Park members (plus one guest)

Skatesgiving presented by Shipt benefiting Urban Ministry
THURSDAY, December 13, 2018 : 5-9 pm
$2 OFF tickets for skaters bringing items for Urban Ministry Food Assistance Program

Mommy/Daddy & Me Skate
MONDAY, December 17, 2018 : ALL DAY
$2 OFF all tickets for adults with children

99 Neighborhoods Day
TUESDAY, December 18, 2018 : ALL DAY
HALF OFF tickets for all residents that live within the city limits of Birmingham proper (plus one guest)

Birmingham City Employee Day
THURSDAY, December 20, 2018 : ALL DAY
HALF OFF tickets for all employees of the City of Birmingham (plus one guest), must show valid City of Birmingham I.D.

Railroad Park Calendar

Events

Hip Hop Cardio April 22, 2019 6:00pm
Get Healthy on the Railroad sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Hip Hop Cardio
Feel the burn while dancing to the beat at Hip Hop Cardio! This high-endurance exercise class features fun, hip hop inspired choreography that's guaranteed to make you sweat. You’ll dance your way to good cardiovascular health, strength & flexibility with our sizzling playlist!

This class is FREE thanks to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama. Please arrive 15 minutes early to register. You will be required to sign-in each time you participate in this class.

NOTE: Class instructors are subject to change based on availability, and classes will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather. Class cancellations will be determined by 4 pm. For timely updates regarding class schedule, please visit the Park's Calendar of Events and our Facebook page.
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Bootcamp April 23, 2019 6:00pm
Get Healthy on the Railroad sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Bootcamp
Designed to keep workouts challenging and fun, this class tones muscles, builds endurance, and boosts metabolism. The high gear, heart pumping interval workouts leave participants feeling stress-free and motivated, with metabolism increased for 12-16 hours afterward.

This class is FREE thanks to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama. Please arrive 15 minutes early to register. You will be required to sign-in each time you participate in this class.

NOTE: Class instructors are subject to change based on availability, and classes will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather. Class cancellations will be determined by 4 pm. For timely updates regarding class schedule, please visit the Park's Calendar of Events and our Facebook page.
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Zumba April 24, 2019 6:00pm
Get Healthy on the Railroad sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Zumba
Zumba is a Latin-inspired dance fitness class that blends basic dance moves with aerobic steps. Zumba is fun, energizing, and easy to follow.

This class is FREE thanks to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama. Please arrive 15 minutes early to register. You will be required to sign-in each time you participate in this class.

NOTE: Class instructors are subject to change based on availability, and classes will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather. Class cancellations will be determined by 4 pm. For timely updates regarding class schedule, please visit the Park's Calendar of Events and our Facebook page.
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Yoga April 25, 2019 6:00pm
Get Healthy on the Railroad sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Yoga
Yoga strengthens and tones the body, promoting balance and flexibility while quieting the mind. This inclusive class is structured for participants at all experience levels.

This class is FREE thanks to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama. Please arrive 15 minutes early to register. You will be required to sign-in each time you participate in this class.

NOTE: Class instructors are subject to change based on availability, and classes will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather. Class cancellations will be determined by 4 pm. For timely updates regarding class schedule, please visit the Park's Calendar of Events and our Facebook page.
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Family Fun Friday April 26, 2019 6:00pm
Get Healthy on the Railroad sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Family Fun Friday
This class invites collaboration and a little friendly competition with team activities like kickball, soccer, and whiffle ball. A new game each week keeps it interesting, with low to high impact games promoting exercise, mental health and fun.

This class is FREE thanks to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama. Please arrive 15 minutes early to register. You will be required to sign-in each time you participate in this class.

NOTE: Class instructors are subject to change based on availability, and classes will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather. Class cancellations will be determined by 4 pm. For timely updates regarding class schedule, please visit the Park's Calendar of Events and our Facebook page.
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Greater Birmingham March for Babies April 27, 2019 8:00am
Greater Birmingham March for Babies will take place on the SPIRE West Green from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, April 27. For more information, visit www.marchforbabies.org/event/birminghamal.
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Private Event: Hope on the Horizon Walk April 27, 2019 2:00pm
Private Event: Hope on the Horizon Walk will take place from 2 pm - 4 pm on Saturday, April 27. The rest of the Park is still open to the public.
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Private Event: Elliot Pryor 1st Birthday April 27, 2019 2:00pm
Private Event: A private birthday party will take place on a piece of the Meadow (corner of 1st Ave S and 15th Street). The rest of the Park is still open to the public.
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BHM26.2 Marathon & After Party April 28, 2019 6:00am
BHAM26.2 Marathon and After Party will take place at the Regions Bank 17th Street Plaza and Amphitheater. The rest of the Park will be open to the public, but be aware of street closings in the area. For more information about BHAM26.2 and a full schedule of events, please visit their website.
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Private Event: Walk-a-thon April 28, 2019 9:00am
Private Event: A private Walk-a-thon will take place at a piece of the EBSCO Industries, Inc. West Gate from 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. on Sunday, April 28. The rest of the Park is still open to the public.
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FREE Senior Fit Health Fair sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama April 29, 2019 10:00am
To celebrate Railroad Park's Senior Fit exercise classes beginning May 7th, we are hosting the Senior Fit Health Fair. The Senior Fit Health Fair is Monday, April 29th from 10AM - 12PM. Join us at the Regions Bank 17th Street Plaza for FREE health screenings, FREE refreshments, giveaways, prizes, and Senior Fit class demos. Special thanks to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama. Find details on our Facebook event page - CLICK HERE
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Hip Hop Cardio April 29, 2019 6:00pm
Get Healthy on the Railroad sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Hip Hop Cardio
Feel the burn while dancing to the beat at Hip Hop Cardio! This high-endurance exercise class features fun, hip hop inspired choreography that's guaranteed to make you sweat. You’ll dance your way to good cardiovascular health, strength & flexibility with our sizzling playlist!

This class is FREE thanks to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama. Please arrive 15 minutes early to register. You will be required to sign-in each time you participate in this class.

NOTE: Class instructors are subject to change based on availability, and classes will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather. Class cancellations will be determined by 4 pm. For timely updates regarding class schedule, please visit the Park's Calendar of Events and our Facebook page.
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Bootcamp April 30, 2019 6:00pm
Get Healthy on the Railroad sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Bootcamp
Designed to keep workouts challenging and fun, this class tones muscles, builds endurance, and boosts metabolism. The high gear, heart pumping interval workouts leave participants feeling stress-free and motivated, with metabolism increased for 12-16 hours afterward.

This class is FREE thanks to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama. Please arrive 15 minutes early to register. You will be required to sign-in each time you participate in this class.

NOTE: Class instructors are subject to change based on availability, and classes will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather. Class cancellations will be determined by 4 pm. For timely updates regarding class schedule, please visit the Park's Calendar of Events and our Facebook page.
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Zumba May 01, 2019 6:00pm
Get Healthy on the Railroad sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Zumba
Zumba is a Latin-inspired dance fitness class that blends basic dance moves with aerobic steps. Zumba is fun, energizing, and easy to follow.

This class is FREE thanks to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama. Please arrive 15 minutes early to register. You will be required to sign-in each time you participate in this class.

NOTE: Class instructors are subject to change based on availability, and classes will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather. Class cancellations will be determined by 4 pm. For timely updates regarding class schedule, please visit the Park's Calendar of Events and our Facebook page.
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Yoga May 02, 2019 6:00pm
Get Healthy on the Railroad sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Yoga
Yoga strengthens and tones the body, promoting balance and flexibility while quieting the mind. This inclusive class is structured for participants at all experience levels.

This class is FREE thanks to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama. Please arrive 15 minutes early to register. You will be required to sign-in each time you participate in this class.

NOTE: Class instructors are subject to change based on availability, and classes will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather. Class cancellations will be determined by 4 pm. For timely updates regarding class schedule, please visit the Park's Calendar of Events and our Facebook page.
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Family Fun Friday May 03, 2019 6:00pm
Get Healthy on the Railroad sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Family Fun Friday
This class invites collaboration and a little friendly competition with team activities like kickball, soccer, and whiffle ball. A new game each week keeps it interesting, with low to high impact games promoting exercise, mental health and fun.

This class is FREE thanks to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama. Please arrive 15 minutes early to register. You will be required to sign-in each time you participate in this class.

NOTE: Class instructors are subject to change based on availability, and classes will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather. Class cancellations will be determined by 4 pm. For timely updates regarding class schedule, please visit the Park's Calendar of Events and our Facebook page.
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Private Event: Memorial Walk May 04, 2019 7:00am
Private Event: A private memorial walk will take place on a piece of the Regions Bank 17th Street Plaza Section A from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 4.
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Work out for Water presented by Neverthirst May 04, 2019 9:00am
Work out for Water presented by Neverthirst will take place from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on the SPIRE West Green.
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Private Event: Wedding May 04, 2019 2:30pm
Private Event: A private wedding will be held on the Regions 17th Street Plaza Section B from 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 4. The rest of the Park is still open to the public.
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Get Healthy Cooking Class Sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama May 05, 2019 3:30pm
Sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama, Get Healthy on the Railroad Cooking Classes will teach participants healthy cooking tips. Free to attend, representatives from Jones Valley Teaching Farm and Urban Ministry will offer cooking demonstrations and food tastings, complete with take-home recipes. The first 100 attendees to sign in receive a parcel of free Alabama produce sourced through Piggly Wiggly, with the chance to recreate each recipe at home. At select classes, Project Yummy, the Junior League of Birmingham’s Mobile Teaching Kitchen will be onsite to encourage healthy eating and basic cooking skills for children. Cooking classes take place on the Regions Bank 17th St. Plaza.
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