Embrace the Chill at Central Park’s Winter Jam

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Photo Credit: NYC Parks via Twitter

Experience The City’s Most Popular Winter Extravaganza

Winter is undoubtedly in full effect. The bad news? We found out what a “bomb cyclone” was. The good news? We get to enjoy the best parts of the season at Winter Jam in Central Park.

What are the best parts of winter, exactly? Well, aside from indoor activities like drinking hot cocoa and sitting by a warm fire, we’d have to say that it’s the outdoor activities that take the cake.


Read on to see everything taking place at the season’s best family-friendly (and free) event!



When & Where

Central Park

Manhattan Bandshell Area (Enter at 72nd St.)


Saturday, January 27 (Rain date: February 3)

11am – 3pm




  • Lake Placid Snow Field
  • Learn to Ski
  • Snowshoeing by REI
  • Sledding
  • Arctic Golf
  • Live Ice Sculpting
  • Taste NY Winter Market/Warming Hut

*Some activities require a waiver and photo ID, and if under 18, a parent or guardian present to sign it


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