10 Best Ice Skating Rinks in New York City
World Ice Arena at Flushing Meadows Corona Park. Avery Avenue & 131 Street. Hours Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 5:15 pm, Saturday 12:00 pm to 4:45 and 8:00 pm to 9:50 pm, and Sunday 12:00 pm to 4:45 pm. Lockers available. Tickets $5 weekdays, $8 weekends and $5.00 skate rental fee.
The Ice Rink in Rockefeller Center. Rockefeller Center, 5th Avenue between 49th & 50th Streets. Open now and post holiday from January 8th to April 2011. Call 212-332-7654 for daily hours and availability. Adults $15.50 weekdays, $19 weekends and children &9.50 weekdays, $12.50 weekends.
Citi Pond at Bryant Park. Between 40th & 42nd St. and 5th Ave & 6th Ave, Bryant Park. Open until February 27th, 2011. Hours open Sunday to Thursday from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm & Friday and Saturday from 8:00 am to midnight. Free if you own your own skates, otherwise $13 skate rental fee.
Lasker Ice Skating Rink at Central Park. Just south of park entrance at 110th Street & Lenox Avenue, Central Park. Open until March 27th, 2011. Hours Monday 10:00 am to 3:45 pm, Tuesday 10:00 am to 3:45 pm and 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Wednesday and Thursday 10:00 am to 3:45 pm, Friday 10:00 am to 5:15 pm and 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm, Saturday 1:00 pm to 11:00 pm, and Sunday 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm. Lockers available. Adults $6.50, Children $3.50, and skate rentals $5.05.
Wollman Rink at Central Park. Central Park at 63rd Street. Open until April 3, 2011. Hours open Monday and Tuesday from 10:00 am to 2:30 pm, Wednesday and Thursday from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm, Friday and Saturday from 10:00 am to 11:00 pm, and Sunday from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm. Lockers available. Adults $10.50 weekdays and $15 weekends, Children $5.50 weekdays and $5.75 weekends, and skate rentals $5.74.
Skating in the Sky at the W Downtown. 123 Washington Street. December 18th to February 14th from 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Small ice rink at only 400 square feet. Skate for free with your own skates or pay $12 for rental skates.