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Ice Skating in New York City

Ice skating at Citi Pond in NYC's Bryant Park
Ice skating in New York City is the ultimate winter experience! Whether you're skating at the world-famous Rockefeller Center, Central Park's Wollman Rink, Bryant Park, Chelsea Piers, or watching as thousands of locals and tourists take a spin on the ice, you will be part of a beloved winter tradition.

Ice Skating in NYC
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Ice Skating Rinks in NYC

Always call ahead because schedules are subject to change. Below is the list of ice skating rink schedules for the 2015-2016 season.

Manhattan Ice Skating Rinks

Ice Skating at Rockefeller Center - New York CityIce Rink at Rockefeller Center
Location: The Rockefeller Center Ice Rink is located in the center of the complex of buildings between 47th and 50th Streets and 5th and 7th Avenues.
Open: October 10, 2015- April, 2016
Hours: 8:30am-midnight daily, with breaks in between. Please call 212-332-7654 for daily hours or visit Ice Rink at Rockefeller Center for more information
Rates: Adults: $25-$32 depending on time of year (check schedule); children under 11 and seniors: $15.
Skate rentals are $12 throughout the season.

Location: Central Park South (59th Street) and 6th Avenue.
Open: October 24, 2015-early April, 2016
Hours: Monday-Tuesday 10am-2:30pm; Wednesday-Thursday 10am-10pm; Friday-Saturday 10am-11pm; Sunday 10am-9pm
Rates: Monday-Thursday: $11.25 for adults, $6 for children under 12, $5 for seniors; Friday-Sunday and holidays: $18 for adults, $6 for children under 12; $9 for seniors; skate rental: $8. There is a spectator fee of $5 per person. Cash only.

Ice Skating Bryant Park Winter VillageBank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park - FREE admission
Location: Bryant Park, 40th Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues
Open: October 30, 2015-March 6, 2016, 8am-10pm
Rates: admission is FREE, skate rental: $15 (October 30-November 19, 2015); $19 (November 20, 2015-January 3, 2016); $15 (January 4-March 6, 2016)
The Rink is the centerpiece of Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park. The 170' x 100' rink features free admission ice skating, in addition to high quality rental skates, skating shows, special events, and activities.

Lasker Rink
Location: Central Park, 110th Street between Lenox and Fifth Avenues
Open: October 30, 2015-mid-March 2016
Hours: Monday-Thursday 10am-4pm; Friday 10am-4:50pm and 6-11pm; Saturday 1-11pm; Sunday 12:30-4:30pm
Rates: $7.50 for adults; $4 for children under 13; $2.25 for seniors; skate rental: $6.50; lock rental: $3.25 + $4 refundable deposit. Spectator fee is the price of admission.

Riverbank State Park Ice Skating Rink
Location: 145th Street and Riverside Drive
Open: November 2015-March 2016
Hours: Call for schedule: 212-694-3642.
Rates: $5 for adults, $3 for children under 18; skate rental: $6
Ice skating at the South Street Seaport NYCSouth Street Seaport Rink - South Street Seaport Rink will not be open for the 2015/2016 season
Location: Fulton and Front Streets, South Street Seaport
The Standard Ice Skating Rink
Location: The Standard Hotel, 848 Washington Street at West 13th Street
Open: Daily, hours vary
Hours: Monday-Thursday noon-midnight; Friday-Sunday, 9am-1am
Rates: $12 adults, $6 for kids; skate rental: $3
Ice Skating at The Rink at Brookfield Place NYCThe Rink at Brookfield Place
Location: Battery Park City, Brookfield Place’s Winter Garden, 220 Vesey Street between West Street and North End Avenue
Open: November 14, 2015-March 2016
Hours: Daily 10am-10pm
Rates: $15 admission; $5 for skate rental
Sky Rink at Chelsea Piers (indoor skating rink)
Location: Chelsea Piers - Pier 61, 23rd Street and the Hudson River
Open: Year-round
Hours: Vary, so check website or call
212-336- 6100
Rates: $10 all ages; skate rental: $5; helmet: $4.25
212-336- 6100
Brooklyn Ice Skating Rinks

Ice Skating at McCarren Rink, Williamsburg BrooklynMcCarren Rink - McCarren Rink will not be open for the 2015/2016 season
Location: 776 Lorimer Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
McCarren Rink measures 60 feet wide by 120 feet long, offering a total of 7,200 square feet of natural ice skating surface that can accommodate 300+ people. It sits on top of “the beach” plaza located at the center of the McCarren pool area.
LeFrak Center at Lakeside Rink
Location: Prospect Park, Brooklyn
Open: October 31, 2015-March, 2016
11am-6pm on Mondays through Thursdays, from 9am-10pm on Fridays and Saturdays; 9am-8pm on Sundays.
Rates: $6 for adults on weekdays and $8 on weekends. Kids under 12 skate free; skate rental: $5

Abe Stark Ice Skating Rink (indoor skating rink)
Location: Coney Island Boardwalk and 19th St, Brooklyn
Open: October 2015-March 2016
Hours: Saturday & Sunday, 1-3:30pm
Rates: $9; skate rental: $5
All information subject to change; call 718-946-6536 or 718-946-3135 for details

Ice skating at Aviator Sports in Queens, New York CityAviator Sports & Events Center (indoor skating rink)
Location: Floyd Bennett Field, 3159 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn
Hours: Open 7 days a week, check schedule
Our regularly scheduled open skate hours offer you a chance to experience year-round fun on New York City’s only twin NHL size ice rinks.
Rates: Adults $11 and Children $9; skate rental: $5; Free Lockers Available – just bring your own lock

Queens Ice Skating Rinks

City Ice Pavillon (indoor skating rink)
47-32 32nd Place, Long Island City, Queens
Open: check schedule
Hours: Vary, check schedule
Rates: $6 Monday-Friday; $9 Saturday-Sunday; $9 (and $9 for Holidays including Christmas week 12/25 through 1/2, and school vacation weeks); skate rental: $5

World Ice Arena Skating Rink Flushing Meadows Corona ParkWorld Ice Arena (indoor skating rink)
Location: Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Avery Avenue, Flushing
Hours: Vary, check schedule
Rates: $6 Weekdays; $9 Weekends and holidays; skate rental: $5

Staten Island Ice Skating Rinks

WWII Veterans War Memorial Ice Skating Rink – Staten Island
Location: Clove Lakes Park, Victory Boulevard, west of Clove Road
Open: October 31, 2015-April 3, 2016
Hours: Friday 4-10:30pm; Saturday 12:30-4:30pm and 7-10:30pm; Sunday 12-7pm; holidays: 12-5pm and 7-10:30pm during Christmas recess. Closed Thanksgiving Day; 12-10:30pm December 26.
Rates: $9; skate rental: $5
All information subject to change; call 718-720-1010 or 718-720-1014 for details.

Staten Island Skating Pavilion (indoor skating rink)
Location: 3080 Arthur Kill Rd between Clay Pit Road and Shore Street
Open: Year round
The borough's only year-round ice rink is a skater's dream, offering figure-skating and hockey programs for kids and adults of all levels. Public sessions, parties and private rink rentals are also available.
Hours: Open year-round. Friday 8-11pm; Saturday 2:30-4:20pm, 7:30-9:30pm; Sunday 2–3:50pm. 
Rates: Adults $11, children 12 and under $10; skate rental: $5
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