The Rink at Rockefeller Center: What You Need to Know for 2020
The iconic ice-skating rink at Rockefeller Center will open Nov. 21, but tickets go on sale Nov. 12.
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- $25-$35 for anyone ages 6 and older
- $10 for children ages 5 and younger
- free for non-skating chaperones of children
In addition to General Admission, the Rink is offering special tickets:
- VIP: This includes skating, followed by a drink and small plate at City Winery’s rink-side bar (perfect for a date night!). Tickets are $85-$95.
- First and Last Skate: By skating first thing in the morning or later in the evening, you’ll enjoy fewer crowds and discounted pricing. Tickets are $15 for anyone ages 6 and older, $5 for children ages 5 and younger, and free for non-skating chaperones of children.
The Rink at Rockefeller Center is ADA-compliant, and guests in wheelchairs are invited to participate on the ice (staff assistance is available if needed). Children ages 6 and younger must be accompanied by an adult on the ice, while children ages 6-12 must be supervised.
Day lockers to use during skating sessions are available for free. Skates are available to rent for $15, though guests are welcome to bring their own skates.
The Rink at Rockefeller Center is located at Fifth Avenue, between 49th and 50th streets, in Rockefeller Plaza, right below the iconic Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree. The closest subway stop is 4-50 Sts-Rockefeller Center on the BDFM, though the 5 Avenue-53 St E stop and 49 St station on the NRW are just a few blocks away.
For more information and to purchase tickets online, visit skatingatrockcenter.com.
Main image from the 2019 skating season, courtesy Tishman Speyer