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.
New this year: reserve a free Non-Skater ticket online
Open today 11:00am–7:00pm
Open daily 11am-7pm
Overlook may be closed for private events, please check our website for updates
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 .
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