Strap on Some Skates and Take a Free Turn on the Prospect Park Ice With Santa

Photo by Mary Hautman


    Enjoy an afternoon twirl on the ice with Santa this month with a free community skate at the LeFrak Center at Lakeside in Prospect Park.

    Santa will be joining the fun on Tuesday, December 18 when the skate admission fee will be waived and the first 100 skaters will also get a voucher for a free hot chocolate. Make sure to bring your own skates or be ready to rent some at the rink. Skate rentals at LeFrak are $7 per person.

    Children ready to take off in Prospect Park in 1966. Photo via New York City Parks Photo Archive

    The free community skate event is hosted by the Prospect Park Alliance with the support of NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. To join in the fun head to the Lefrak Center at 171 East Drive on December 18 from 3 to 6 p.m. For more information or to RSVP, visit the event webpage.

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