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Wollman Rink

Rink in New York

Introduction

Location

  • πŸ“ Address: Enter at 59th Street and 5th or 6th Avenue, Central Park, Manhattan, NYC.
  • πŸ—ΊοΈ Map: Available online for precise navigation.
  • πŸ“ž Contact: Reach out at (833) 615-3500 for more information.
  • πŸš‡ Accessibility: Easily accessible via multiple subway lines and public transportation options.
  • 🌳 Scenic Views: Offers picturesque views of the Manhattan skyline and Central Park.

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Activities

  • ⛸️ Ice Skating: Available from late October to mid-March.
  • πŸ“ Pickleball: 14 courts available from May to early fall, 8 AM to 9 PM.
  • 🎨 Artistic Programming: Hosts various artistic events throughout the year.
  • 🎑 Past Attractions: Previously hosted Victorian Gardens amusement park and a roller-disco experience.
  • 🎾 Court Reservations: Courts can be reserved online for pickleball.

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Event Hosting

  • πŸŽ‰ Event Venue: Available for hosting private and corporate events.
  • πŸ“… Booking: Events can be booked through the official Wollman Rink website.
  • 🌟 Unique Setting: Offers a unique venue with the backdrop of the NYC skyline.
  • πŸŽ‚ Celebrations: Ideal for birthdays, anniversaries, and other special occasions.
  • πŸ“Έ Photography: Perfect for photo shoots and filming due to its iconic location.

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Dining Options

  • 🍽️ Melba’s: Offers a variety of food and beverages.
  • ⏰ Hours: Open Wednesday to Sunday from 11 AM to 7 PM.
  • πŸ” Menu: Features a range of dishes, including comfort food and snacks.
  • πŸ₯€ Beverages: Includes both alcoholic and non-alcoholic options.
  • 🌟 Ambiance: Enjoy dining with a view of the rink and the surrounding park.

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Community Involvement

  • 🀝 YMCA: Partnered with the YMCA for community programs.
  • πŸ’ Ice Hockey in Harlem: Supports youth hockey programs.
  • ⛸️ Figure Skating in Harlem: Promotes figure skating among young girls.
  • 🌱 Green City Force: Collaborates on environmental initiatives.
  • πŸ‘¦ Boys' Club of New York: Engages with youth through various activities.

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Historical Background

  • πŸ›οΈ Opened: First opened to the public in 1950.
  • πŸ’° Funding: Funded by the Wollman family with a $600,000 donation.
  • πŸ”¨ Renovations: Underwent major renovations from 1980 to 1986.
  • πŸ—οΈ Management: Operated by the Trump Organization until 2021, now managed by Wollman Park Partners.
  • πŸ“œ Legacy: Named after the Wollman family, significant contributors to NYC's public spaces.

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In Popular Culture

  • 🎬 Films: Featured in 'Love Story', 'Home Alone 2: Lost in New York', 'Serendipity', and more.
  • πŸ“Ί TV Shows: Appeared in 'Impractical Jokers'.
  • πŸ“Έ Iconic Scenes: Known for its picturesque setting, making it a popular filming location.
  • πŸŽ₯ Movie Moments: Memorable scenes from various movies shot here.
  • 🌟 Celebrity Spotting: Frequently visited by celebrities and featured in media.

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Travel Information
🌐   Website: https://wollmanrinknyc.com/
πŸ•’Β Β Β Hours: See hours
πŸ“Β Β Β Address: Q29G+46, 830 5th Ave, New York, NY 10065
πŸ”—Β Β Β Profiles: Instagram

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