Take a turn around the iconic Rockefeller Center Ice Rink in New York City all winter until April 15. Thousands of NY natives and locals enjoy this fun activity every year with friends and family. Sometimes there are deals on admission, and you can find those curated at the bottom of this page.
In the heart of Manhattan at the Ice Rink at Rockefeller Center, you can skate to your hearts delight at one of the most famous New York landmarks transformed into an ice rink, complete with twinkling lights. The famous gilded Prometheus statue at the center makes this one of NYC’s iconic attractions. When you pull off your skates, go and grab a bit at Rock Center Café, The Sea Grill or Cucina & Co.
WHAT: The Rink at Rockefeller Center. See special offer links below.
DEAL: Go here and use the code “ROCKCENTER” for 20% off most VIP Skate sessions through November 20, 2015. A premium pass gives you access to the VIP Igloo, advanced reservations, and private access on the ice.
ALSO SEE: Top of the Rock discount tickets — Rockefeller Center Observation Deck.
WHEN: The Ice Skating Rink at Rockefeller Center is open all winter long.
WHERE: Rockefeller Center Ice Rink, Rockefeller Center, 5th Avenue between 49th & 50th Street, New York, NY 10020.
SAVVY TIP: Wear gloves; wear tall socks and bring another pair to wear home in case they get wet.
GETTING THERE: Find parking on 8th avenue and below. OR, Take the F, D, B or V train to the 47-50th Street Rockefeller Center stop. Take the 1 train to the 50th Street stop. Take the 6 train to the 51st Street stop. Take the N, R or W train to the 49th Street stop.