- 1:45pm – 7:00pm | The Rink at Winter Village
The Rink will be closed for public skating from 1:45pm until 7pm for The Tree Lighting.
Public skating will resume at 7pm.
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.
Whether you are looking to skate before going to the office, through the lunch hour, with friends at a party, with a date, or for a spin under the stars at a holiday party, Winter Village is the perfect destination.
Offered in the Skating Pavilion.
Custom packages available for children's birthday parties.
Individual and group lessons can be arranged for all ages and levels.
Take a skate break with a wide selection of comfort foods, hot and cold drinks, and delicious treats.
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.
For birthday parties and special occasions, please call
Featuring more than 125 boutique-style shops in the park's tree-lined allées, the Holiday Shops complete the park's transformation into a winter wonderland.
From distinctive apparel to jewelry, decorative goods, local foods, and much more, the Holiday Shops are the perfect place to find gifts for all – adults, kids, and even pets.
Overlooking the ice with rinkside views, Celsius offers lunch, dinner, and drinks every day.
With spectacular views of the park, ice, and holiday tree, this two-story restaurant also features glass-enclosed lounges and an outdoor terrace with heat lamps.
Celsius is also a perfect venue for holiday parties and special occasions. Please call 212-661-6640 for more information.
It's the most wonderful time of the year! Join us for the 10th annual Tree Lighting at Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park.
The Cecilia Chorus of New York
Caydee Denney & John Coughlin
The park's 50-foot Norway Spruce decorated in over 30,000 white and red LED lights and 3,500 starbursts, balls, snowflakes, and icicle ornaments in wintry silver, pearly white, and iridescent red and blue.
Light Show Throughout the Park
Special Appearance by Santa Claus
IN SUPPORT OF (RED)
This year’s tree lighting is dedicated to eradicate mother-to-child HIV transmission and its partnership with (RED) to help move us one step closer to ending AIDS.
Public skating is unavailable between 1:45pm - 7pm. However, the skating pavilion will be open during the Tree Lighting.
Public skating resumes at 7pm.