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 wristband from the Skating Pavilion ticket windows and proceed upstairs.

Open daily 11am-8pm.
Overlook may be closed to the public on certain days for private events. Please check our website for updates.


Open today 11:00am–8:00pm

    Daily: 11am-8pm

    Overlook may be closed for rentals

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 is cozy, so 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