enjoy the winter at IJsvrij
For the third year in a row, IJsvrij Festival is organized. This time at a new location: in the middle of the centre in Rotterdam, at Plein 1940.
At IJsvrij Festival you can skate on the romantic ice rink, drink hot chocolate, eat a real Swedish hot dog and enjoy the cultural program filled with music, theater and other activities.
cosy CaféA café where you find yourself in Sweden with the well-known meatballs, delicious salmon and other Swedish snacks and meals. Besides food we also serve hot and cold drinks, such as hot chocolate and mulled wine.
romantic ice rinkThe ice rink where you can rent skates and the Dutch tradition of ice skating. The ice rink is approximately 600m² with an extra skateway.
The 14th of December 2019 until the 12th of January 2020
During the week
From noon until 8 p.m.
In weekends and the Christmas holidays
(Christmas Holidays are from 23rd of December until the 4th of January)
From 10 a.m. until 8 p.m.
Route and location
ice rink entrance fees
Children up to 2 years
Children 3 to 12 years
13 years and older
Rent of ice skates*
*Rent of ice skates based on availability.
knitted IJsvrij gloves
You will have warm hands all winter long with these knitted gloves from IJsvrij.
Available in two sizes (adults and children) at the counter of the ice rink.
Combined ticket IJsvrij + maritime museumGo skating with the whole family and visit the Maritime Museum!
Buy a combined ticket for an unforgettable day at the ice rink checkout or at the museum counter.
The prices for a combined ticket can be found below. The combined tickets for the IJsvrij Festival and Maritime Museum are only valid on the day of purchase.
Children 4 to 12 years