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people skating in front of the capitol building
people skating with the egg in the background
people skating with The Egg in the background
people skating in front of the plaza
a different picture of people skating in front of the plaza
people skating in front of the plaza with some sort of fire in the foreground
three people at an ice rink

Empire ''Skate'' Plaza

The tremendously popular Empire State Plaza Ice Rink in Albany will be open to the public throughout the 2022-2023 winter season.

When and where

Date and time

Today until Sunday, Feb 12, 2023
See Below for Dates & Times

Address

Empire State Plaza Ice Rink, Empire State Plaza Albany, NY 12210

Cost

FREE ADMISSION

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About this event

The tremendously popular Empire State Plaza Ice Rink in Albany will be open to the public throughout the 2022-2023 winter season.

Rentals are available whenever the rink is open and cost $3 for children 12 and under and $4 for adults. A photo ID is required to rent skates. Every Saturday is Hannaford Free Skate Rental Saturday courtesy of Hannaford Supermarkets. Amenities include 25 cent locker rentals and refreshments in the glass pavilion adjacent to the rink.

2022-2023 Regular Hours of Operation:

  • Tuesday through Friday
    • 12:00pm - 3:30pm
    • 4:30pm - 8:00pm
  • Saturday & Sunday
    • 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    • 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Holiday Hours:

  • Christmas Eve:
    • 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    • 3:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Christmas Day:
    • Rink Closed
  • New Year's Eve:
    • 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    • 3:00pm - 5:00pm
  • New Year's Day:
    • 5:00pm - 8:00pm
  • January 2:
    • Rink Closed

https://empirestateplaza.ny.gov/ice-rink


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