Free Skating at The Rink

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.

Skate Rentals
Don't own skates? Rent ours.

Skate Sharpening
Offered in the Skating Pavilion.

Skate Lessons
Individual and group lessons can be arranged for all ages and levels.

Skate Aids
Our penguins and polar bears will help your little skater navigate the rink with ease. $20 for an hour, beginner skaters under ten only.

Lockers and Bag Check
Inside the Skating Pavilion, lockers are free of charge, with locks available for purchase. Bag check is also available for a fee.

Polar Lounge
Custom packages available for children's birthday parties and special occasions. To reserve call 917-438-5170.

Snackbar by Public Fare
Take a skate break with a wide selection of comfort foods, hot and cold drinks, and delicious treats.

For birthday parties and special occasions, please call


  • October 29, 2016 - March 5, 2017
  • Daily: 8am-10pm


Winter Village is New York City's only free admission rink.

Please check this page for information about skate rentals, bag check, and more.

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