The Ice Rink Returns to The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas for Its Tenth Holiday Season, Nov. 16

Cosmopolitan Ice Rink
Cosmopolitan Ice Rink

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is thrilled to announce the return of the beloved Ice Rink for its tenth consecutive season, open to the public daily from Tuesday, Nov. 16 through Sunday, Jan. 2, 2022.

Upholding tradition for the past decade, the Boulevard Pool will once again transform into an enchanting holiday wonderland showcasing a 4,200-square-foot rooftop skating rink made of real ice, seasonal light bites and cocktails, a holiday village with firepits for s’mores making, a new-to-debut dining area called The Chalet featuring cozy seating areas for reserve and a large, communal fire pit, and fan-favorite holiday films displayed above the rink on the resort’s 65-foot marquee.

2021 Special Events

Date Skate Featuring Classic Holiday Films

Monday, Nov. 22 – Tuesday, Dec. 28 l 7 p.m.

On Monday and Tuesday evenings, guests are invited to cuddle up, sip on seasonal cocktails and skate underneath the stars while enjoying classic holiday films high above the Las Vegas Strip.

  • November 22 Arthur Christmas
  • November 23 National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
  • November 29 The Santa Clause
  • November 30 The Perfect Holiday
  • December 6 The Muppet Christmas Carol
  • December 7 Almost Christmas
  • December 13 A Christmas Story
  • December 14 Santa Buddies
  • December 20 Elf
  • December 21 The Grinch
  • December 27 The Polar Express
  • Benny the Ice-Skating Dog

Wednesday, Dec. 8 | 6 – 8 p.m.

Benny the Labrador was rescued from a kill shelter and has since transformed into a national ice-skating sensation, immediately taking to the ice after his rescuer fashioned him a custom pair of ice skates. With over 100 tricks in his repertoire, Benny returns to The Cosmopolitan’s Ice Rink to show off some new skating skills.

For every skate rental purchased during the event, $2 will be donated to the NSPCA.

Thursday, Dec. 16 | 8 – 11 p.m.

For the seventh year, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas welcomes the return of The Ice Rink as Boulevard Pool transforms into a winter wonderland high above the Las Vegas Strip. In partnership with The Cosmopolitan and DJ Vice, Tao Cares hosts a holiday collection drive benefitting the Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth on Thursday, December 16th from 8 – 11 p.m. at The Ice Rink! Guests who donate any new or gently used items from the attached NPHY Wish List receive complimentary admission to The Ice Rink & skate rental.

A Night with The Knights

Tuesday, Dec. 28 | 7:30 p.m.

Join Chance and The Knights Guard presented by The Cosmopolitan at The Ice Rink to cheer on the Vegas Golden Knights as they take on the Los Angeles Kings. Enjoy an enhanced game viewing experience while sipping on hot chocolate and practicing your moves on the ice.

  • New Year’s Eve 2021 – An Evening at the Ice Rink
  • Friday, Dec. 31 | 9 p.m. – midnight

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is excited to host a fireworks viewing party this New Year’s Eve atop the resort’s rooftop Ice Rink. The exclusive experience will include a three-hour open bar, VIP and reserved fire pit seating, a midnight champagne toast and more. Limited tickets and reserved seating will be available for purchase beginning Oct. 29 online. *Guests must be 21 years or over to experience the open bar. Guests under 21 can purchase a ticket for $100+ for open non-alcoholic beverages. For advanced seating reservations, please email

General Admission

  • Tickets purchased before Dec. 1: $100+
  • Tickets purchased on or after Dec. 1: $200+

General Information

Pricing & Reservation Details

All day skating access is $30. Monday through Thursday, all day skating access for Nevada residents, military and first responders with a valid ID is $20. Skate aid seals and reindeers are available for $15 an hour. Admission to the unique winter wonderland atmosphere surrounding The Ice Rink is complimentary. The Ice Rink welcomes guests ages two and up. Minors must have a liability waiver signed and be accompanied by an adult over the age of 21. Advanced ticket purchases and reservations are strongly encouraged. To reserve a private fire pit email For complete details and contact information, please visit

Hours of Operation

  • Nov. 16 – Dec. 16
  • 4 p.m. – 11 p.m. Monday – Friday
  • 12 p.m. – 11 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
  • Snow showers: 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. Friday – Sunday
    Dec. 17 – Jan. 2
  • 12 p.m. – 11 p.m. Daily
  • Snow showers: 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. Wednesday – Sunday
    Special Holiday Hours
  • Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day
  • 12 p.m. – midnight
  • Snow showers: 7 p.m. – midnight