The Winter Village Melbourne 2021 | Igloos & Ice Skating
Once again, the Winter Village is returning to Federation Square in Melbourne for 2021. Discover this magical Winter wonderland with the whole family. Hire an igloo tent for dining or check out the food trucks. Try out ice skating rink, or simply walk take a walk around to enjoy the views of the city.
Winter Village Melbourne
The Winter Village will transform The Skyline Terrace at Federation Square into a 1635m2 winter wonderland, complete with an ice skating rink, an igloo village, daily snow showers and food & drink pop ups serving the ultimate cosy comfort food.
This must-see magical Winter experience is perfect for the whole family.
Rug up, get your skates on and hit the ice for some skating fun for the whole family. Even the little ones can enjoy themselves with a push-along skate aid.
Feast on some delicious food and drinks from the food trucks and pop up bars. There is plenty to choose from.
Or take a wonder through the twinkling igloo village with the city lights as the backdrop, where you can find cosy private igloos you can book for brunch, lunch, or dinner.
Entry to The Winter Village is free, walk in customers can order food & beverage directly from the pop up bars, with casual outdoor seating available.
For the ultimate The Winter Village experience, guests can pre-book private igloos. They are ideal for afternoon or evening sessions enjoying some drinks and bites. There are 25 standard igloos, which can accommodate 2-5 people and include the choice of two food & beverage packages. The mega igloo is 6m wide and perfect for groups and private parties of up to 14 guests. All igloos must be pre-booked via The Winter Village website.
The Standard Igloo Package is $49pp and includes a Grazing Plate of chips, dips, mini pretzels and cured meats, Fried Chicken Bites, Mac & Cheese Croquettes, Dirty Fries, Herbed Slaw, Mash, Gravy, a choice of wine or beer, and a Chocolate Ice Cream Sandwich for dessert. Those looking to indulge can upgrade to the Premium Package for $69pp, which includes an additional espresso martini-flavoured chocolate fudge dipping sauce, berries, brownies, marshmallows & cookies and the choice of an Aperol Spritz, Espresso Martini, wine or beer. Vegetarian options are available for both packages.
Ice skating passes can be booked online, with 45-minute sessions available during opening hours. Passes are $26 for adults, $18 for children aged 6-14 and $10 for children aged 3-5.
Brunch and Skate
The new Brunch & Skate package will let the weekend warriors work up an appetite with a 45-minute skate session, followed by a well-earned brunch in a private igloo. Brunch & Skate packages are available every Saturday and Sunday at 10am, for $35 per adult and $22 per child.
Federation Square Melbourne
May 13th – August 29th
Open 7 days per week
Winter Events in Melbourne
The Winter Village is a magical place to visit during these cold months in Melbourne. Looking for more winter events? Check out the Winter Wonderlights, Winter Glow, and Obrien Ice House. Check our EVENTS section to keep up to date.