Sunday, May 6
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Kids bowl for free on Sunday, May 6 at 300 New York’s annual Kids Fest! Free admission is on a first-come, first-served basis, one game per child. Instruction will be provided by 300’s expert coaches, as well as complimentary snacks & game cards for the “Game On” amusement room. Balloon artists, face-painters, magicians and the Brooklyn Cyclones will be on hand to provide entertainment for the entire family. For more information, please call 212.835.2695.
Ice Theatre of New York’s Celebrity Skate 2012
Thursday, May 17 at7:00 pm
Sky Rink East Rink
Cocktail reception to follow at Sunset Terrace
Help support the Ice Theatre of New York’s 2012/2013 season by enjoying a glamorous evening of skating, cocktails and light bites. In a celebration of figure skating and the popular format of the reality TV hit, Dancing with the Stars, celebrities Nobel Laureate Robert Engle, NY1 news anchor Pat Kiernan, fashion designer Nicole Miller and more, partner with Ice Theatre professionals for a fun and exciting Skate-Off. The event, judged by Olympic Champion Dick Button, ITNY Founder & DirectorMoira North, and award-winning dance choreographer and founder of Parsons Dance, David Parsons, will be interspersed with performances by Ice Theatre of New York, All My Children star Rebecca Budig and other celebrity guests. Following the Skate-Off, join the company & celebrities for a fabulous social evening on the Sunset Terrace. For more information & to purchase tickets, click here.
Sail Into Spring
Monday, May 21
6:00pm - 10:00pm
Aboard Bateaux New York, Pier 61
R.S.V.P by May 4
Guests must be 16 years of age to attend
Join us for a fun-filled evening at the Sail Into Spring benefit dinner in support of the Sky Rink Youth Scholarship Fund! The evening begins at 6:00pm with cocktails, followed by a delicious sit-down dinner and scenic Harbor tour. This year, Chelsea Piers will be honoring George Hall for his commitment to children, figure skating and youth hockey. George will be the recipient of the 2012 “Good Skate Award.”
The Scholarship Fund, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation, provides financial support to deserving children wishing to participate in youth hockey and figure skating programs at Sky Rink at Chelsea Piers. Without this financial aid, these promising young people would not enjoy the higher-level instruction and more frequent training necessary for athletes on a competitive track.
For more information and to purchase tickets, please call 212.336.6839.
26th Annual ISI Team Figure Skating Competition
June 1 - 3
For 26 years, hundreds of amateur figure skaters from around the world have tested their skills in Sky Rink's ISI Team Competition. The largest ISI competition on the East coast, Sky Rink's ISI Team Competition is open to competitors of all ages and skating levels. The tournament also hosts special events that are US Figure Skating-friendly.
The event is free to the public, so come and cheer on the skaters!