01253 341 707
Pleasure Beach Arena, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 1EZ

Skating Festival 2019

8th April – 12th April 2019

The application forms are now available for download:

Please note: A new version of the “FREE SKATE” application has been uploaded.

FREE SKATE Application form 2019

DANCE Application Form 2019

Entrants will not be allowed to skate without all information being correct as of the closing date and must have a fully paid subscription with NISA – there will be no exceptions.

The competition schedule will not be released until after the closing date. (Friday 1st March 2019)

If you have any queries regarding applications or payment, please contact the Arena box office on (01253) 341707 or [email protected] (box office supervisor)

*Please be aware that Blackpool Ice Arena will not be able to give out any information as to which days the competitions will be held on. Please do not contact the box office for this information. This information will not be available to any competitor until it is officially posted on the Arena website. The referee has made this decision so that they have the ability to move events to different days whilst creating the timetable to ensure as many entrants can participate in this competition.*


There will be a link available to book your place in our 2019 festival coming soon.


For our festival attendees we have a special price on Pleasure Beach wristbands during the five day event: £15 per day (per person) or £70 for five days (per person)

Proof of participation in the competition must be shown by any guest wishing to purchase this discounted wristband.


1 day rate: £6 per person
3 day rate: £15 per person
5 day rate: £25 per person


Dressing room hire

For those competitors requiring a private area to prepare and focus on their program, the Arena would like to offer dressing room hire to these guests at special rates (these prices are per person):

Private room hire:-  Single dressing room: £14 for half a day – £20 for a full day
Dual dressing room hire: £14 for half a day  – £20 for a full day

These areas/rooms must be pre-booked due to availability. No personal items may be left in the area/room overnight.

Communal Dressing Room: – This is a partitioned area situated in the venue’s large dance studio. Available to all at no extra cost.

 *Please be aware that male and female competitors may not use the same area/room to change in. All competitors under the age of 16, must be accompanied by a chaperone or an appropriate adult at all times*

Hair & Makeup

Competition hair & makeup on the day by a professional artist: from £35

Bespoke Costumes

If you would like your competition costume created especially and uniquely for you, then look no further than our very own wardrobe mistress, Simone Bolajuzon!

Simone can create a dazzling bespoke costume that is sure to achieve high marks and add that extra touch to your program, however any orders must be in by 7th January 2019

Prices start from £500. For further information please contact Simone at: [email protected]

All information is subject to change. For further information please contact the Arena on 01253 341707

Big Blue Hotel

Special accommodation rates available, book online at www.bigbluehotel.com entering rate access code SKATE

All dates and rates are subject to availability, rates vary per night. A limited number of rooms are allocated.