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Empire "Skate" Plaza Ice Rink

The last day of skating will be Sunday, March 9. Thanks for a great season!

Now in its third year, the tremendously popular Empire State Plaza Ice Rink is open daily December 13 through mid-March, from 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. (closed 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. for maintenance) and skating is free.  Located in the shadow of the majestic State Capitol, amenities include Phil's Kitchen at the Pavilion, and a skate lounge with lockers and music.  Rentals are available whenever the rink is open for $3 (cash only accepted) for children 12 and under, and $4 for adults.  Collateral items such a driver's license or picture i.d. are required for rental.  Please contact 518-473-6299 or 518-473-1527 if you would like further information.

Phil's Kitchen at the Pavilion (347-418-5789)
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday (7am - 10am)
Friday (7am-10am and 3pm-8pm)
Weekends (11am - 8pm)

The 2013-14 season features an assorted line-up of events, including:


Thank you to our 2013-14 sponsors: