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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

Yoga September 19, 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 September 20, 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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St. Jude Run/Walk to End Childhood Cancer September 21, 2019 7:00am
Ticketed Event: St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer will be held on Saturday, September 22 from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Regions Bank 17th Street Plaza. For more information, click here.
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Private Event: Jack and Jill of America, Inc Birmingham Chapter September 21, 2019 8:00am
A private event will be held on a portion of the EBSCO Industries, Inc West Gate on September 21 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. The rest of the park is still open to the public.
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Hip Hop Cardio September 23, 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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Senior Fit September 24, 2019 8:00am
Get Healthy on the Railroad sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Senior Fit
These low impact workouts are tailored to the fitness levels of the participants. Senior Fit implements four categories of activity that the NIH states offer seniors the most health benefits: flexibility, endurance, balance, and strength. The group exercise setting also provides a social opportunity designed to benefit mental and emotional well-being.

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 typically be determined by 4 pm the day before class. For timely updates regarding class schedule, please visit the Park's Calendar of Events and our Facebook page.
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Bootcamp September 24, 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 September 25, 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 September 26, 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 September 27, 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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NAMI Birmingham: Birmingham's Voice on Mental Illness September 28, 2019 9:00am
Public Event: Kick-off National Illness Awareness Week with NAMI Walk. Registration begins at 9 a.m. and will be located on the Regions 17th Street Plaza, Section B. This event is open to the public! For more information and to register, visit https://namibirmingham.org.
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Private Event: Bonnamu (Phi Mu Benefit Concert) September 28, 2019 5:00pm
Private Event: Bonnamu (Phi Mu Benefit Concert) event will take place from 5 pm - 9:30 pm on Saturday, September 28 in a portion of the Regions Bank 17th Street Plaza, Section A. The rest of the Park is still open to the public.
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Hip Hop Cardio September 30, 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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Senior Fit October 01, 2019 8:00am
Get Healthy on the Railroad sponsored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Senior Fit
These low impact workouts are tailored to the fitness levels of the participants. Senior Fit implements four categories of activity that the NIH states offer seniors the most health benefits: flexibility, endurance, balance, and strength. The group exercise setting also provides a social opportunity designed to benefit mental and emotional well-being.

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 typically be determined by 4 pm the day before class. For timely updates regarding class schedule, please visit the Park's Calendar of Events and our Facebook page.
View Details
Bootcamp October 01, 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 October 02, 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.
View Details
Yoga October 03, 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.
View Details
Family Fun Friday October 04, 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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Ticketed Event: Cahaba River Fry Down October 06, 2019 12:00pm
Public Ticketed Event: The Cahaba River Society presents Cahaba River Fry-Down from 12-4 p.m. on Sunday, October 6. The Cahaba River Fry-Down is the primary fundraiser for the Cahaba River Society and a celebration of the Cahaba River - the heart of America's Amazon, the Mobile Bay watershed, and our region's primary drinking water source. This competitive cook-off is surrounded by a festival featuring fun for all ages with a carnival - like atmosphere featuring live music, delicious food, a children's parade, climbing wall, educational games, petting zoos, a beer garden and more! Bring your family, bring your friends, and celebrate as the Cahaba River Society raises awareness on the importance of the Cahaba River and parties in celebration of all the Cahaba River provides for this community, state & country! For more information, click here.
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Hip Hop Cardio October 07, 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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