Hailed as one of the London's best winter experiences,Skate at Somerset House with Fortnum & Mason returns this November for its 20th anniversary and Grazia readers have the opportunity to be among the very first on the ice.
Skate at Somerset House means the start of the festive season and Grazia is offering you and a friend the chance to enjoy an exclusive free reader event on the beautiful ice rink, a week before it opens to the public.
On Friday 8 November the neoclassical courtyard will be transformed into an unmissable venue for gliding on the ice. For those looking for an après-skate treat, the Skate Lounge, home to the Baileys Treat Bar, offers a range of deliciously indulgent hot chocolates and cocktails available for purchase throughout the evening, complete with rink-side views of the festive atmosphere.
To win one of 200 pairs of free tickets to our exclusive skate session on 8 November, enter using this form before midnight Sunday, 3 November.
Once the rink opens to the public on 13 November, several special events and experiences await. For late-night skaters and music lovers, Skate Lates brings incredible sets from trailblazing DJs including Hot Chip’s Joe Goddard, Somerset House Studios resident artist Nabihah Iqbal, and RinseFM. On Saturday, 7 December, Somerset House hosts its very first Skate all-nighter, keeping doors open for the ultimate night experience, from skating under the stars to enjoying the major winter exhibition – without the crowds.
For relaxed dining with family and friends, the alpine-inspired Fortnum’s Lodge offers a range of dishes, perfect for sharing with loved ones, while the Fortnum’s Christmas Arcade brings a selection of the classic grocer’s products for festive shoppers.
To find out more about Skate at Somerset House with Fortnum & Mason, click here.