The Jersey City Department of Recreation & Youth Development is pleased to report that Summer Clinics for basketball, boxing, soccer, yoga and track are posted in the “Programs” section and will run from July 5, 2022 thru August 26, 2022.

The City will host six Summer Day camps with locations in each ward.

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.

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

Pershing Field: Ice Rink / Roller Skating Rink

2021-2022 Pershing Field Ice Rink Schedule
November 20, 2021 - March 13, 2022

Fridays 4pm-5:30pm; 6pm-7:30pm
Saturdays: 4pm-5:30pm; 6pm-7:30pm
Sundays: 2:15pm-3:45pm, 4:15pm-5:45pm; 6:15pm-7:45pm;
(201) 547- 6886
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 Skates $5
Skating Aides: $10
Ice Sharpening $9
Skate Sizes Ranges: Hockey 8J to 15, Figure: 8J to 15.


2022 Holidays Rink Will be Closed:
Monday, 1/17
Friday, 2/11
Monday, 2/21

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 2:15 PM - 7:45 PM