The Rink

The crown jewel of Winter Village and New York City's only admission free ice skating rink

The Rink is open on all holidays, including New Year’s Day, regular hours, 8am-10pm. New Year’s Eve it closes by 6pm or earlier, according to the discretion of the NYPD

The Rink at Winter Village is New York City’s only free admission ice skating rink, which is made possible by our partner Bank of America. The Rink is open daily 8am-10pm through March 3, 2019, weather and events permitting. More information on skate rentals, all rink pricing, FAQs, and more can be found here.

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Overlook is closed for the 2018/2019 season.

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

Overlook may be closed to the public on certain days for private events, so please click here to check hours before visiting. Scroll down to Private Entertaining if you are interested in renting Overlook for a holiday party or event.

Learn more about Overlook.