The Jersey City Department of Recreation & Youth Development is pleased is pleased to report that our Spring season programs; basketball, boxing soccer, softball, tennis, football conditioning , track and so much more are posted in the “Programs” section and will run from March, 2024 thru June 2024.
*** Some fees are associated with programs ***

As of June 1, 2023, the Jersey City Department of Recreation & Youth Development has moved to our new online system, Facilitron, for facility field permits and scheduling. While this will take a little time to have everything converted to reflect accurate availability, we ask that you please help us make this process as seamless as possible. First, we need to you create an account on upload your current certificate of insurance.

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

The Department of Recreation and Youth Development is excited to announce a special offer for the community in light of the temporary closure of the Charlie Heger Ice Rink for the 2023-2024 season. To make up for the inconvenience, the Department of Recreation and Youth Development will be offering discounted passes for families to enjoy ice skating at Newport Skate. These passes will be available for purchase first come first serve at Pershing Field Pool starting 1/2/2024 from 12 pm and 4:30 pm Monday to Saturday. Each family can purchase up to 5 passes, ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to partake in this winter recreation activity. Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity to create lasting memories on the ice with family and friends at an affordable cost of $7 per pass (admission and skate rental included).

Tickets available for purchase at:
Pershing Field Pool
201 Central Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07304
201. 547. 6886


PF Ice Rink is closed for 2023-2024 season***
PF Roller Rink is closed Sunday 7/16/23***

JULY 7, 2023 TO SEPTEMBER 3, 2023
Fridays 4pm-5:30pm // 6pm-7:30pm
Saturdays: 2pm-3:30pm // 4pm-5:30pm // 6pm-7:30pm
Sundays: 2pm-3:30pm // 4pm-5:30pm // 6pm-7:30pm
Closed on 9/4

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

Roller Skates: $4.00 // In-Line Skates $5

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 Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed


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