The perfect place to warm up, watch the skaters below, and enjoy free games and activities

Our observation deck, located on the second floor of the Skating Pavilion, is the perfect place to warm up and enjoy the skating fun below. While you sit, enjoy a selection of games, chess, and art supplies, all for free! No purchase is necessary to enter Overlook, simply get a ticket from the Skating Pavilion ticket windows and proceed upstairs.


Closed today

    Closed for the 2019/2020 season.

Host a party at Overlook

Overlook, our rinkside event space, offers unmatched views of Winter Village, Bryant Park, and Midtown Manhattan. The perfect setting for holiday parties, receptions, corporate events, dinners, and more, Overlook features floor-to-ceiling windows and custom menus by world-class caterers.

To inquire about availability and pricing, email us or call 917-438-5170.

Overlook Guidelines

While visiting Overlook, please:

  • Enjoy use of the games and art supplies provided
  • Use one chair per person
  • Use an inside voice
  • Clean up after yourself
  • Do not gamble
  • Keep your wristband on in the Skating Pavilion
  • Remove skates before entering