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Ice Skating Rinks in and Around Hoboken

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The Best Ice Skating Rinks in and Around Hoboken

There is nothing more festive than going ice skating throughout the winter months. It’s a popular family winter activity that everyone can have fun doing. Plus, it gets the family active, which can often be challenging to do when it is snowy and freezing outside. Here we have compiled a few of the best ice skating rinks in and around Hoboken. Let’s take a look!

Pershing Field Ice Rink 

This ice rink is a great local ice rink for a day of ice skating. They have a convenient parking lot, which makes getting and staying there for the day easy. It is also great because the rink is covered, but still open to the outdoors. Admission prices are very affordable, so it is great if you have a large family or have a tight budget to stick to. For residents of Jersey City is $3 and $2 for children under 17 years old. Skate rentals are $4. Public skating hours are offered Wednesday – Sunday and some holidays. The great price, good location, and availability of parking make this one of the best ice skating rinks in and around Hoboken.

Newport Skates

This ice skating rink is the only full outdoors ice skating rink in New Jersey, which automatically makes it one of the top ice skating rinks in and around Hoboken. It is a huge attraction for locals and visitors alike. The rink is open during the winter months, from February to March. It is located in the River Market. Drop-in classes are available, as well as group classes and private lessons. Skate rentals are available.

This rink is located in Bayonne and on the high school campus. They offer public ice skating sessions on the weekends, Friday through Sunday. Adults are $5 per session and kids are $3 per session. All skate rentals are $4. Be aware there is limited free parking available.

The Standard Ice Rink

Maybe one of the most popular and well-known rinks on the list, this is always a fantastic ice skating options if you feel like going into the city. The rink opens on December 20th and runs until March 2018. They have amazing food options for when you are done skating in the cafe. This is sure to be a special experience for the whole family and one of the coolest ice skating rinks in and around Hoboken.

M – TH: 12pm – 12am
F: 12pm – 1am
SAT: 9am – 1am
SUN: 9am – 12am

Adults – $13 + $4 skate rental
Kids Under 12 – $6 + $4 skate rental
Hotel guests free after 8pm

Sky Rink At Chelsea Piers 


This is always a foolproof option for a day of ice skating. They have a ton of general and open skate options for most days of the week and on the weekends. Pricing is $11 for all ages and skates rental is $6. If you want to rent a helmet it is an additional $5.

Sky Rink — New York City’s most popular year-round indoor ice rink since 1969. This twin-rink facility, located on Pier 61 at Chelsea Piers, operates seven days a week, welcoming skaters of all ages and ability levels for general skating sessions, figure skating, ice hockey, league play, birthday parties, special events and more.

The Rink at Rockefeller Center 

This is probably one of the most magical places in the country to go ice skating, so of course, it has to make it to the list. Surrounded by gorgeous decorations, the famous Tree, and tons of people – it will be an experience you will never forget. However, be prepared to battle crowds and have a ton of people on the ice with you. If you and your kids are more experienced skaters, it will be much less stressful for the whole family. Beginners may want to start elsewhere. Although, even if you don’t hit the ice, just going and watching is a magical experience. You can reserve your tickets online. This is often considered one of the best rinks in the US so it certainly makes the list for one of the best ice skating rinks in and around Hoboken.

Welcome to one of New York City’s most celebrated attractions! In the heart of Midtown, steps from Times Square and the Theater District, The Rink at Rockefeller Center is a New York City tradition that everyone can enjoy. Whether you’re looking for a classic NYC ice skating session or reservations for one of our exclusive wintertime experiences, you are assured magical memories that you will cherish for years to come.

Session Hours

Open daily!

8:30AM – 10:00AM 10:30AM – 12:00PM 12:30PM – 2:00PM 2:30PM – 4:00PM 4:30PM – 6:00PM 6:30PM – 8:00PM 8:30PM – 10:00PM 10:30PM – Midnight


Check out their calendar pricing for specific days, here.

Standard $25

Holiday $27

Peak $32


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