What an amazing skating season it was! Thank you to all our visitors – from more than 100 countries.
Great food, dazzling performances, wonderful special events – and you! – brought fantastic energy to the 2021-2022 Wollman Rink ice season. We’d like to thank our partners for their incredible talent and creativity!
- Free Skate Days from Dunkin’ and Piece of Cake Moving
- Charity Fundraisers and Events including Felix Organization with DMC (of Run DMC), Ice Hockey in Harlem, Devil’s Youth Foundation, Black Excellence and Joy In Hockey; and Skate Nights with NYPD and Central Park Conservancy
- Broadway Sings for Black History Month and Beyonce and Lady Gaga Night featuring performances by Corey Mach (Kinky Boots), Zak Resnick (Mamma Mia), Jillian Mueller (Pretty Woman), Jackie Burns (If/Then, Wicked), Brennyn Lark (Les Miserables), Kate Rockwell (Mean Girls), Alysha Deslorieux, Sydney Morton, Christiani Pitts, Laurissa Romain, Jelani Remy and Aisha Jackson
- Equinox Sound Bath Meditation Class with Sound Practitioners Franck Raharinosy and Michael Gervais
- DJs and LGBTQ mingle nights with DJ Mastermind, DJ Rob Dinero, DJ Mary Mac and Soul in The Horn featuring DJ Natasha Diggs, DJ L3NI, Chris Rob and DProsper
- The Sunday Gospel Brunch Series with Vincent Bohanan and The Sound of Victory Fellowship Choir with Melba’s famous chicken and waffle brunch fare
- Our first ever Polar Skate with the Coney Island Polar Bear Club
- Drag Show Skating Party with the ladies of Lips
- Benny the Ice Skating Dog
- Stunning performances by our own Wollman Academy Skaters, Olympic Skater Kaitlyn Weaver, US junior silver ice dancing medalists Oona and Gage Brown, figure skater and Broadway’s first Ariel Sierra Boggess; the Broadway Youth Ensemble, Harlem Parade with D’nay B and Jazz at Lincoln Center with Sumer Camargo
- The Wollman Rink Artists Project featuring Kwue Molly (Ticket Booth mural), Z Behl (Zamboni), Cey Adams (“Love” mural), Lady Pink (Café mural)
- Lots of corporate events, birthday parties, film shoots and romantic engagements on ice
- Fabulous food and beverage – in The Café and our rink side Hot Toddy Tent – featuring Great Performances and Melba’s Restaurant
We are thrilled to continually invest all proceeds into the facility, the park, the community and our partners Figure Skating in Harlem, Ice Hockey in Harlem, YMCA of Greater New York, Green City Force and The Boys’ Club of New York. Wollman Park Partners is honored to be making Wollman Rink NYC a place for all to enjoy.