Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink

November 5, 2021 - February 27, 2022

The Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink returns to Dilworth Park

Experience the city’s most-anticipated wintertime destination, open 7 days a week now through February 27, 2022. Reservations are encouraged for timed, 90-minute skating sessions. Purchase tickets online ahead of time, and find the full schedule at

Choose a skating session 

Our online reservation system will provide safe contactless purchasing opportunities with scheduled timed, 90-minute skating sessions in order to control the rink capacity for skaters. Guests will be able to make an online reservation for their desired skate session and can print their tickets at home or use a QR code on their mobile device when they arrive at the rink. In addition to tickets, guests will be able to purchase and reserve lockers to secure and maintain possession for their personal belongings. Those with pre-purchased tickets will enter quickly through the queue line where they will receive their skates and lock prior to starting their skating session. In-person sales, based on availability, will also be offered onsite. Reserve your ice skating session, locker and skate aids at For order issues or questions about the Rothman Rink, please contact Rink Management at 215.983.1291 or email

General Skating
Kids 10 & Under: $5
Adults: $7
Skate Rental: $10
(skate sizes range from kids' size 9 to men's size 14)
Group Rate: $14 per person for 10+ guests
(Includes admission and skate rental. Groups with a skater count above 50 will need to reserve tickets in another session for the remaining tickets.)

Special Admission Discounts*
SEPTA Pass and SEPTA Key holders can show their pass or Key card to receive $1 off ice-skating admission at the Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink as part of the SEPTA Perks program. Temple University staff and students also receive $1 off admission with presentation of their Temple University ID. And Thursday nights, college students with a valid student ID can pay just $2 for admission.
*Skate rental not included. Discounts cannot be used in conjunction with other offers. 

Lockers: $10

Skate Aids
Penguin Skate-Aids: $15 per hour
(Based on availability, for children 10 years old and under)

Reserve your ice skating session, locker and skate aids at For order issues or questions about the Rothman Rink, please contact Rink Management at 215.983.1291 or email

Private Rental Information
The Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink is a great place to get your friends, family and/or coworkers together for a fun, active gathering. See below for details about renting the rink for groups of all sizes.  To reserve your private rental, visit For additional details, visit the Private Rental Information page.


The Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink is accessible for everyone again this season with Sled Skating, thanks to Magee Rehabilitation Hospital. From January 3 through February 27, adults and children with disabilities can reserve a sled to use. Admission and use of sled will be free for the individual utilizing the sled. In addition, one adult accompanying the sled user will also receive free admission and skate rental. Any additional guests will be required to pay the regular admission and skate rental fees. Reservations are required. To reserve a sled, email

Children and adults with physical/developmental disabilities can reserve a sled for skating beginning on January 3 through February 27, 2022. To reserve a sled email,

Health Safety Protocols

CCD and all of our Dilworth Park business partners have implemented increased health safety procedures throughout the park. Center City District and all park food operations follow the City of Philadelphia’s current health safety guidelines. Visit to learn more. Masks are strongly encouraged outdoors when not actively eating or drinking and are required indoors when ordering food. Center City District, café and rink staff will offer free masks to anyone who requests one. 

Health Safety Protocols for Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink:

  • Mask Up: Masks are strongly encouraged in ice rink area and thro.
  • Rent a Locker: Shoes will not be stored by rink staff when renting skates. We encourage you to rent a locker to secure your shoes and personal belongings. CCD and Rink Management are not responsible for lost or stolen items that were not properly secured.
  • Check In: Signage will direct guests through the check-in process and skate rental.
  • Arrive Early: Queue line will be open 30 minutes prior to your designated skating session. Please arrive early to ensure time for check in and allow for maximum time on the rink.
  • Leave Promptly: When your skating session ends, please leave the rink area within 15 minutes, to allow for cleaning and preparation for the next session.

Reserve your ice skating session, locker and skate aids at For order issues or questions about the Rothman Rink, please contact Rink Management at 215.983.1291 or email

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Dilworth Park
1 S 15th St (West Side of City Hall)
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Mon-Thurs, Noon-9 p.m.
Friday, Noon-11 p.m.
Saturday, 11:30 a.m.- 11 p.m.
Sunday, 11:30 a.m.-9 p.m.

Help keep CCD parks safe for all. Visit our Health Safety Protocols page to learn more. 

Holiday & Special Hours

Opening Weekend:
November 5 kicks off at 11:30 a.m. & November 6, 1-3 p.m.
Thanksgiving Eve: November 24, 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m.
Thanksgiving: November 25, 11:30 a.m.-9 p.m.
Black Friday: November 27, 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m.
Christmas Eve: December 24, 11:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Christmas Day: December 25, 1:30-11 p.m.
Holiday Break: December 20-January 1, 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m.
New Year's Eve: December 31, 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m.
New Year's Day: January 1, 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m.

Sled skating is presented by 

The Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink at Dilworth Park is operated and managed professionally by Rink Management Services Corporation (RMSC), Mechanicsville, Virginia.