Two rinks, sized to NHL regulations, are Brooklyn’s answer to Chelsea Piers. Competitive types can participate in figure skating or hockey leagues, but there’s also public skating, so go during the week if you want to avoid hormonally charged adolescents on blades.
|Venue name:||Floyd Bennett Field, Aviator Sports and Events Center|
3159 Flatbush Ave
|Opening hours:||Gym: Mon–Fri 5:30am–10:30pm; Sat 7am–8pm; Sun 7am–6pm. Ice-skating rink: Open year-round. Mon, Tue 11am–4:40pm; Wed, Thu 11am–3:45pm; Fri 11am–4:15pm, 7:30–11pm; Sat 1:45–5:50pm, 7:30–11pm; Sun 12:15–3:15pm, 3:30–6:30pm.|
|Price:||Gym: Three months $175, six months $275; one year $499; otherwise, $50 down and $50 a month; day pass $15. Ice-skating: $11, children 11 and under $9, skate rental $5.|