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Winter Fun 

Lace up, NYC! Our ice skating rinks are open. Grab some skates and hit the ice with family and friends. 

Find an ice skating rink

Enjoy arctic golf, live sculpting, ice slides, a winter market, and more at our annual Winter Jam festival in Central Park on January 28.

Learn more about Winter Jam

Hit the slopes at one of your neighborhood's favorite sledding hill. 

Find a place to go sledding

Looking for a special date? Check out our guide to NYC's most romantic winter settings.

Find the best places to go on a date

During times of heavy snowfall, we may offer a free snow day in several parks.

Learn more about our snow days

Step inside some of New York City's oldest houses, right here in our parks.

Find a historic house

Play ball, swim, and work out in our affordable rec centers, located across the city.

Learn more about joining a rec center

We’ve got free fitness classes for all interests and activity levels, all year round.

Find a class


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