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FrostFest Kicks off at Bryant Park with Bumper Cars on Ice and More

FrostFest Kicks off at Bryant Park with Bumper Cars on Ice and More

FrostFest 2019 will feature NYC's first ever bumper cars on ice as well as a variety of other family-friendly winter activities.


Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park kicked off FrostFest 2019 last Friday with a variety of fun winter activities for the family, including bumper cars on ice at The Rink, the FrostFest Igloo Experience, live ice carving, a silent disco, live music, and more. This winter wonderland at the park in Midtown is a one-stop shop for kid-friendly activities in NYC through Feb. 3.

Bumper cars on ice are available through Feb. 3 and session times are 20 minutes with 10 minute ride times. In order to participate, you must be age 7 or older, at least 42 inches tall, under 300 lbs, and wearing flat, closed-toe shoes. For more information on the rules and instructions for the bumper cars visit the Bryant Park website. 

Frost Fest igloos are available to reserve for 90 minutes at a time, and each ticket includes one pitcher of beer or one pot of mulled wine, an artisanal cheese board, and a s'mores kit. You are able to order additional food and beverage from The Lodge Bar.

Other upcoming Frost Fest events for both kids and adults are as follows:

Tuesday, Jan. 29: 

Wednesday, Jan. 30:

Thursday, Jan. 31:

Friday, Feb. 1:



  • Skating Showcase with Johnny Weir and the Special Olympics, 6-645pm
  • Live Band Karaoke, 7-9pm

Saturday, Feb. 2:

Sunday, Feb. 3

  • Watch the Big Game at 6:30pm
  • Catch (and release!) penguins in the Bryant Park fountain, 11am-2pm

Winter Fitness Offerings:

For more information about Frost Fest 2019 at Bryant Park visit the Bryant Park website

Melissa Wickes

Author: Melissa Wickes, a graduate of Binghamton University and the NYU Summer Publishing Institute, is the production editor for NYMetroParents. When she's not writing, she can be found playing the guitar or eating pasta. See More

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