BANK OF AMERICA WINTER VILLAGE AT BRYANT PARK
This massive rink in midtown Manhattan is centrally located right in the middle of Bryant Park, steps away from shopping on Fifth Avenue and the impressive New York Public Library. They offer free admission for skating! They also offer a glass-enclosed Celsius for post-skating snacks and hot chocolate, making your trip worth-wild.
Open: October 28 through March 4
Skate Rentals: $20
SKYRINK AT CHELSEA PIERS
Sky Rink is one of New York’s most popular ice skating rinks. It’s twin-rink facility located on Pier 61 at Chelsea Piers, is open to children 12 and up and every level of skaters. The indoor rink is open seven days a week all year round and has beautiful views of the Hudson River.
Open: All year round
Hours: (tentative) Mon: 1:30-5:00, Tues, Thurs: 3:00-5:00, Fri: 1:30-5:20, Sat, Sun: 1:00-3:50
Skate Rentals: $6
THE RINK AT ROCKEFELLER CENTER
One of the most beloved New York City winter landmarks, The famous Rink at Rockefeller Center offers skating in 90 minute sessions on a first come, first serve basis. There are usually long lines because of the major popularity, but there is a reason why it’s so amazing. Plus being able to say you went skating at Rockefeller is definitely worth the wait!
Open until: October 11th-April
Admission: Adults $25, Children 11 & under $15 (prices change during peak and holidays)
Skate Rentals: $12
WOLLMAN RINK IN CENTRAL PARK
Featured in many iconic New York City movies, the romantic Wollman Rink’s prime Central Park location allows for beautiful views of the skyline as well as a rare (in NYC) chance to look up and see the stars.The rink is located in a beautiful part of central park, with carosel rides and caramel apples that are to die for. It’s also a great place to go for a walk after wobbling on the ice!
Open until: October-first week of April
Hours: Mon-Tues 10AM-2:30PM, Wedn-Thurs 10AM-10PM, Fri-Sat 10AM-11PM, Sun 10AM-9PM
Admission: Monday – Thursday adults $12.00, 11 and under $6, Seniors $5, Friday-Sunday and Holidays adults $19:00, 11 and under $6, seniors $9
Skate Rentals: $9
THE RINK AT THE STANDARD, HIGH LINE
For a super chic and grown-up ice skating experience head to the Meatpacking District to check out the rink at The Standard High Line. The rink is beautiful and the vool vibe that surrounds it makes it very unique! Make a night of it with their incredible ice rink menu, including a delicious variety of food both savory and sweet. They also offer warm and fun alcoholic drinks such as hot toddies and spiked hot chocolate (just make sure you don’t drink too much before you skate).
Open until: November 26th-early spring
Hours: Mon-Thurs 12PM-12AM, Fri 12PM-1AM, Sat 9AM-1AM, Sun 9AM-12AM
Admission: Adults: $12 Kids:$6
Skate Rentals: Adults and Kids: $3