Empire State Plaza Ice Rink

The Empire State Plaza Ice Rink

Find out more about events, skate rentals, and the status of the Ice Rink.
The Ice Rink Hours are Subject to Weather Conditions
Hours of Operation
Tuesday through Friday
12:00 - 3:30 p.m.
4:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Rink Information


Every Saturday is Hannaford FREE Skate Rental Saturday
  • Cost to Skate: Free
  • Skate Rentals: $4 for adults, $3 for children 12 and under. Skate sizes range from child's size 8 to adult size 15, subject to availability. A photo ID is required to rent skates. Every Saturday is Hannaford Free Skate Rental Saturday.
  • Amenities: 25¢ locker rentals, skate rentals, and refreshments are available in the glass pavilion adjacent to the rink. 
  • Contact: (518) 473-6299
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FREE at the Empire State Plaza Ice Rink
Learn to Skate Clinic

Learn to skate at the beautiful Empire State Plaza Ice Rink! A series of clinics will be offered throughout the 2021-2022 season presented by Highmark BlueShield of Northeastern New York and hosted by the Hudson Mohawk Figure Skating Club. Clinics are open to participants of all ages and skill levels!