Learn To Skate


City Ice Pavilion’s Skating School will help you to achieve all of your skating goals!

Learn more: Brochure and Level Descriptions
Prepare: Helmets and First Day of Skating
Sign up: Enrollment Form and LTSUSA registration (required; read more about Learn to Skate USA here)

Must show proof of vaccination and photo ID to enter the facility.

Learn To Skate
Learn how to ice skate or develop skills within a 30 minute class. Levels include Snowplow Sam 1-4, Basic 1-6, Pre-Free Skate (formerly Basic 7-8), and Adult 1-6.

Bridge is a Free Skate 1-6 group lesson, designed to advance skaters’ skills in a fast-paced lesson environment. The first hour focuses on stretching and off-ice conditioning, while the second hour of concentrates on Move in the Field, jumps, and spins on the ice.

We also have holiday camps!


Learn to Skate USA is endorsed by U.S. Figure Skating, USA Hockey, US Speedskating, and the Special Olympics.

For more information, please contact:
(718) 706-6667 Ex. 7005



Where NYC comes to skate!

As per New York City regulations, all children 5 and over need at least one dose of vaccination to enter the facility. In order to stop the spread of the virus, we will continue to enforce masks on and off the ice.

Please be advised that we will be performing a scheduled system upgrade Thursday, September 30th, 2021 at 08:00 PM EDT which will cause a disruption lasting a few hours.
All logged-on users will have their session terminated by the upgrade and will need to log on with your email address on file and click "forgot your password?" to get started.

Our Public Session is back on Sunday, 11/7! Pre-registration for admission is required. Skate rental fees will be paid in-house at the main office.

This Sunday, 11/7 clocks fall back at 2:00 am, ending Daylight Savings Time. Also, we are issuing a traffic alert for the NYC Marathon 2021. Please allow extra travel time getting to the rink

The rink is closed from Tuesday, 7/13 7pm to Wednesday, 7/14 12pm because the DEP needs to shut off the water supply in the area. Stay tuned for Wednesday, 7/14 afternoon program.

Please be advised that Thursday, 8/12, and Friday, 8/13, all afternoon and evening programs have been canceled due to the heatwave. Stay cool.

Friday, 6/24 Lunch Time Open Hockey is canceled. Come skate with us at the 8:30 pm Open Hockey session.