Nordstrom NYC Celebrates the Holiday Season at the Iconic Wollman Rink in Central Park

Nordstrom NYC kicked off the holiday season with a festive celebration at the iconic Wollman Rink in Central Park on Thursday, December 1st. Guests were invited to Make Merry this holiday season with ice skating, fun activities indoors and out, holiday treats and specialty cocktails.

VIPs guests in attendance included:

Brooke Shields, Busy Philipps, Katie Holmes, Natasha Lyonne, Phoebe Robinson, Dominique Jackson

Additional guests included: Gigi Ganatra, Chris Wanlass, Lissy Trullie, Jessica Joffe, Gigi Burris-Ohara, Lynn Yaeger, Fern Mallis, Joanna Hillman, Sophie Elgort, Batsheva Hay, Elena Velez, Sintra Martins, Stuart Vevers, Eric Rutherford, Matthew Mazur, Charlie Engman, Dan Pelosi, Denny Balmaceda and more.

The Nordstrom and Wollman Rink partnership is a first-of-its-kind, and designed to surprise and delight all visitors to Wollman Rink with memorable holiday-themed offerings through January 1, 2023. As part of its partnership, Nordstrom is sponsoring the Nordstrom After School Free Skates, where they will distribute 500 free skates to children and families in the NYC Parks after school programs. In addition, Wollman Rink’s rinkside tent has been transformed into the Nordstrom Chill Lounge for the holidays. Visitors to Wollman Rink have the option to upgrade their rink admission by $40 for Nordstrom Chill Lounge access, which includes expedited rink entry, skate rental concierge service, cozy seating, free lockers and complimentary coffee, hot chocolate, tea and refreshments, photo opportunities with Nordstrom’s in-store Santa on select days, as well as a complimentary sweet treat redemption at the Nordstrom NYC Flagship on 57th and Broadway. 

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