York Ice Trail 2022 Sponsors

York Ice Trail 2022 - Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th March 2022. In association with York Park & Ride.

Over 40 sculptures of solid ice are waiting to be discovered, inspired by international cultures and our love of travel! See details of sponsors of York Ice Trail 2022:

York Park & Ride

York Ice Trail 2022, in association with York Park & Ride. Discover all the exciting reasons to Make The Switch to York Park & Ride, and plan your journey to York Ice Trail 2022!

ASK Italian

With so many things to do in York, you’re going to work up an appetite; visit the ASK Italian restaurant on Blake Street and you’ll experience a beautiful blend of cultures: outstanding Italian cooking in a magnificent historic building.

Ate O'Clock Restaurant

Emphasis on travelling this year has been on 'staycations' and Ate O'Clock/Social 8 are combining a well known UK landmark with their own personal touch for #YorkIceTrail... any guesses? Pay a visit to their food and drinks stall to re-fuel whilst following the trail!


No visit to York is complete without a trip to the famous Bettys Café Tea Rooms. With beautiful interiors inspired by the Queen Mary ocean liner, it’s been making a splash since 1936.

Bradley's Jewellers York

Award winning jeweller & jewellery designer Kay Bradley launches her new lab grown diamond range, Ecorocks by unveiling Bradley's Jewellers grand #YorkIceTrail sculpture! But there's more than initially meet the eye to this dazzling piece...

City Cruises York

City Cruises York is the perfect way to sightsee, with guided tours, dining experiences & self-drive boats all running for #YorkIceTrail weekend! There's no-one more important than a Captain & they're giving you the chance to step into the Captain’s shoes with their sculpture!

City of York Council

City of York Council provide local government services to around 200,000 people in an area covering approximately 105 square miles.

Coppergate Centre

Coppergate is home to the famous JORVIK Viking Centre and has a rich shopping and culture offering, with many big-name high street shops, cafes, galleries and museums and offers a fantastic family-friendly experience every day of the week.

Heavenly Desserts

Since 2008, Heavenly Desserts have provided the very finest in delectable sweet treats. They continue to be an innovator and trendsetter in the world of luxury desserts, ensuring they always offer their customers an exciting experience that tastes of innovation and l’art de vivre.

London North Eastern Railway (LNER)

LNER's #YorkIceTrail sculpture has been created in celebration of their iconic Azuma train!

Lucia Restaurant

Lucia York is located in the heart of the City Centre providing an elegant dining experience. Their #YorkIceTrail sculpture is dedicated to the heart of their business, the people, as they employ over 100 local staff with a real passion for hospitality, products & guests!

Middletons Hotel, York

Middleton's Hotel is transforming into a magical Alice in Wonderland themed world for #YorkIceTrail, once through the gates, guests will enter a world of pure 'madness', and with not one but four show-stopping ice sculptures for visitors to tick off their list!

National Railway Museum

The National Railway's #YorkIceTrail sculpture has been designed to celebrate the opening of their new exhibition, Trans-Siberian: The World’s Longest Railway, opening this summer. Any ideas what the sculpture could be?

North York Moors National Park

As one of England’s most wooded National Parks, the North York Moors' #YorkIceTrail sculpture celebrates the beauty of ancient trees and represents a place that is cared for and cherished now and for future generations.

Palace Capital PLC

Palace Capital are experts in regional property investment, unlocking value to deliver attractive total returns. Palace Capital aims to maximise shareholder value through enhancing income returns, reducing void costs and generating capital value through strategic refurbishment and development of assets.

Rugby League World Cup 2021

Thrilling matches, elite athletes and world-class sporting action. We are ready, are you? The BIGGER, BETTER Rugby League World Cup is coming to York in 2022.

Shambles Market

Shambles Market is a historic and vibrant market and is home to York’s largest group of independent traders. With more than 70 stalls, the market is a one-stop shop for all your shopping needs including quality gifts, fresh flowers, retro vinyl, crafts, handbags, vintage clothing and much more.

Shepherd Group

Shepherd Group has been operating and thriving for more than 130 years, driven by its values of Vision, Integrity and Pride in Excellence. Their #YorkIceTrail sculpture is a symbol of their shared spirit of adventure!

Spark York C.I.C

Spark:York CIC as a business is passionate about social and environmental issues and believes a big part of its impact is in bringing attention to issues that affect society and the climate, something that they will be portraying with their #YorkIceTrail sculpture.

The Cut & Craft

Located in St. Sampsons Square, a historic part of York’s City centre, The Cut & Craft is an elegant restaurant specialising in the Flat Iron steak. Their #YorkIceTrail Sculpture represents their signature product with an around the world twist...

The Grand, York

The Grand York will be running photo competitions, and offering hot drinks and sweet treats alongside their #YorkIceTrail scultpure which has been designed to reflect the high standard of service at the hotel and their offering of comfort and elegance for all!

The Hole In Wand

The Hole in Wand's magical #YorkIceTrail sculpture features an exciting challenge... the prize being a free round of Wizard golf in the Coppergate Shopping Centre!

The Judge's Lodgings

Discover The Judge's Lodging, located in York's vibrant city centre. Enjoy beautiful appointed rooms & delicious food at our 5 star Inn.

The York Dungeon

York's funniest and scariest attraction brings together 9 live shows, 60 minutes of fun and 2000 years of history. Come face-to-face with characters from the city's past, including the Vikings, Guy Fawkes and Dick Turpin. Book online for the best price.

Turtle Bay

Turtle Bay bring the Caribbean Good Times to York! Their #YorkIceTrail sculpture takes inspiration from their name as well as their determination to bring the Surf Side vibe to as many people as possible!

Viewpoint Opticians

At Viewpoint Opticians we are very proud to offer a second to none service using only the best quality technology and products available. From glasses to contact lenses we can tailor the perfect eye care solution to suit your lifestyle.

York Army Museum

The York Army Museum's #YorkIceTrail sculpture features an animal that was common in their archive photographs of service personnel stationed on the Falkland Islands during WW2, any guesses what this might be? They will also kindly be offering free admission into the museum!

York Bid

York BID are long-time supporters of #YorkIceTrail as it brings people to the city and helps support local businesses! This year they have sponsored 7 sculptures, 1 representing each continent, with inspiration from Disney to delight guests young and old!

York City Knights

York City Knights are an English professional rugby league club based in York. In 2021 they moved to the newly built York Community Stadium, where they ground share with York City F.C. #WEAREYORK

York Gin

York Gin are collaborating with Middleton's Hotel in their Alice in Wonderland series of sculptures, can anyone guess which furry friend from the book will be taking pride of place on the trail on behalf of York Gin?

York Minster

York Minster is one of the world's most magnificent cathedrals. This year their #YorkIceTrail sculpture design is inspired by The Sovereign’s Orb, as part of the cathedral’s activity throughout 2022 to celebrate The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

York Mix Radio

YorkMix Radio's #YorkIceTrail sculpture is accompanied with a very exciting challenge, where the winner will take home £1,000! Be sure to stop by their sculpture and hope luck is on your side...