Ice Skating

Thousands of New Yorkers and tourists from across the globe enjoy ice skating in Central Park each winter. After all, there's nothing more serene than gliding across the ice with the city skyline in the background. Ice skating is fun, healthy, and could be the perfect way to spend a very romantic winter day or night. So grab your skates and enjoy!

Ice Skating in Central Park
Ice Skating in Wollman Rink
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Wollman Rink

The Wollman Rink is located on the east side, very close to the Central Park Zoo. It offers ice hockey, a skating school, party facilities, skate rentals, and lockers. For more information, call (212) 439-6900. 

Enter the Park at 59th and 6th Avenue or 59th and 5th Avenue. 

HOURS:

Public Skating Hours 2016-2017 season: OPEN NOW
             
Monday:
10:00 AM-2:30 PM
Tuesday:
10:00 AM-2:30PM
Wednesday:
10:00 AM-10:00 PM
Thursday:
10:00 AM-10:00 PM
Friday: 
10:00 AM-11:00 PM 
Saturday: 
10:00 AM-11:00 PM 
Sunday: 
10:00 AM-9:00 PM

PRICES:

Monday - Thursday
ADULTS: $12.00
YOUTH: (11 and under)$6.00 
SENIORS: $5.00

Friday - Sunday 
and Holidays
ADULTS: $19.00
YOUTH: $6.00
SENIORS: $9.00
             
SKATE RENTALS: $9.00
(tax incl.)

LOCK RENTALS: $5.00 + $6.00 REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT ( tax incl.) 

CASH ONLY - NO credit cards

SPECTATOR: $5.00

Ice Resurfacing Times
Subject to change based on ice conditions.
Monday:
11:30, 2:30, 5:30
 Tuesday:
11:30, 2:30, 5:30
Wednesday:
11:30, 2:30, 6:00, 8:00
Thursday:
11:30, 2:30, 6:00, 8:00
Friday: 
11:30, 2:30, 6:00, 8:00, 9:30 
Saturday: 
11:30, 1:30, 3:30, 5:30,
7:30, 9:30
Sunday: 
11:30, 1:30, 3:30, 5:30, 7:30 
Figure Skating and Ice Dancing Sessions and Lessons contact the rink directlyskating school office at 212-744-0882 x 1141

Note: Hours and rates are subject to change. Call (212) 439-6900 or visit Wollman Rink's Official Website to confirm pricing and schedules.

    Note: Hours and rates are subject to change. Call (212) 439-6900 or visit Wollman Rink's Official Website to confirm pricing and schedules.

     

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    LASKER RINK OPENING DATE SATURDAY OCTOBER 28 WEATHER PERMITING

    The Lasker Rink is located mid-Park between 106th and 108th Streets and converts from a swimming pool in the summer to an ice-skating rink during the winter months. It hosts skating, adult and youth hockey, lessons for all ages and abilities, skate rentals, and lockers. For more information, call 917-492-3856.

    Enter the Park at 110th and Lenox Avenue.

    HOURS:

    Public Session Hours

    Monday:
    10:00 AM-4:00 PM
     Tuesday:
    10:00 AM-4:00 PM
    Wednesday:
    10:00 AM-4:00 PM
    Thursday:
    10:00 AM-4:00 PM
    Friday: 
    10:00 AM-4:50 PM
    6:00 PM-11:00 PM
    Saturday: 
    1:00PM-11:00 PM 
    Sunday: 
    12:30 PM-4:30 PM 

      Note: During holidays or special events, the rink may have different hours. Check the Lasker Rink Calendar of Events for details.

      PRICES:

      ADULTS: $8.00
      YOUTHS: $4.00
      SENIORS: $2.25
      SKATE RENTALS: $7.00
      (tax incl.) 

      LOCKER RENTALSl: $3.25 + $4.00  REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT
      ( tax incl.) 

      SPECTATOR FEE IS THE PRICE OF ADMISSION

      CASH ONLY

        Hockey classes as well as group and private skating school lessons are also offered at the Lasker Rink. And kids can have their birthday party on ice! Contact the Lasker Rink directly for more information. Visit Lasker Rink's Official Site or call 917-492-3856 Ext 17. 

        Central Park Conservancy offers a wide variety of recreation programs throughout the year, including these special wintertime clinics to teach kids the basics of ice skating – a time-honored Central Park tradition since the Lake opened in 1858.
         

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