The Jersey City Department of Recreation & Youth Development is pleased to report that our Spring & Summer season programs; basketball, boxing, soccer, softball, tennis, volleyball, track, bucket drumming, volleyball, summer camp, and are posted in the “Programs” section and will run from May, 2023 thru August, 2023

Please visit to apply for a field permit. All individuals and entities using a City athletic field are required to adhere with all "Guidance for Sports Activities" published by the New Jersey Department of Health.

Please visit to learn more about our Pool Pre-Season Schedule. Swim lessons are posted in the “programs” section.

If your family qualifies as Low-to-Moderate-Income (“LMI”), discounted registration rates are available to you. To complete the required application and establish your family as LMI, click on the following link:

Pershing Field: Ice Rink / Roller Skating Rink

**1/12 update: Rink will be closed until further notice**.
Thursdays 4pm-6pm
Fridays 4pm-5:30pm; 6pm-7:30pm
Saturdays: 4pm-5:30pm; 6pm-7:30pm
Sundays: 2pm-3:30pm, 4pm-5:30pm; 6pm-7:30pm
Closed on 12/23, 12/24, 12/25, 12/26, 1/1/23, 1/16, 2/13 & 2/20

Rink Fees (Admission & Skate Rental paid PER session):
Jersey City Resident Admissions-
Adults (ages 18-61) (must show proof of residency) $3
*if no proof is shown, adult must pay nonresident fee*
Children (ages 17 & under) $2
Senior Citizens (62 & older) $1

Non-Jersey City Resident Admissions-
Adults (ages 18-61) $5
Children (ages 17 & under) $3
Senior Citizens (62 & older) $2

Skates(fees are the same for both Residents and non-residents of Jersey City)
Adults & Children

Ice Skates: $4.00, Hockey $5


Closed on 12/23, 12/24, 12/25, 12/26, 1/1/23, 1/16, 2/13 & 2/20

Facility Type Skating Rink
Address Line One 800 Summit Avenue
Address Line Two
City, State, Zip Code Jersey City, NJ 07307
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Saturday 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Sunday 2:00 PM - 7:30 PM


COVID-19 UPDATE: While the City has resumed normal operations, we are taking the safety of our employees and residents seriously. Please be advised that face coverings are required to be worn at all times in municipal facilities, body temperatures will be checked upon entry, and additional cleaning and sanitizing of common areas will occur on a daily basis. We have also installed a variety protective barriers in any areas with possible close contact between people. All offices are appointment only until further notice and some employees may be working remotely or in modified work environments; please call or email to schedule a time to meet if necessary. For more information, please visit