Accessibility Information for People with Disabilities

Boston Winter is now open! We are committed to providing an enjoyable experience for all our visitors. Guests with disabilities will have full access throughout Boston Winter, including in the Holiday Shopping Market and on the Skating Path. Please see below for more information.

Boston Winter:

  • All entrances and exits to Boston Winter are fully accessible
  • The main structures inside the event are ADA compliment
  • Staff and vendors have been trained in accessibility information and are available to assist people with disabilities

Skating Path:

  • All attendees at Boston Winter are welcome to skate on the ice path, including those with disabilities
  • The ice skating path and the skate rental area are fully accessible
  • Adaptive Sleds are available inside the skate rental area for people with disabilities


  • There are accessible restrooms located within each section of port-a-potties
  • There are signs indicating accessible restrooms throughout the event
  • Locations of the accessible restrooms are highlighted on the attached map

Getting Here:

  • Boston Winter is located steps from the MBTA Government Center Station on the Green Line. This station is fully ADA compliant
  • Parking is available in several garages close to Boston Winter on City Hall Plaza
  • Public parking is extremely limited. There are accessible HP Parking Spaces on New Sudbury Street adjacent to City Hall Plaza
Rideshare Pickup/Drop Off Zone Location Presented By Uber 
The Rideshare Pickup and Drop-off Zone presented by Uber is conveniently located on Cambridge Street. The Rideshare Zone presented by Uber is a safe location for your rideshare vehicle to pull aside from traffic while your part exits or enters the vehicle.hile your party exits or enters the vehicle.
Is the site free to the public?
  • Yes, City Hall Plaza is free and open to the public.  However, some events, concerts and festivals require tickets or reservations, so please visit the event calendar and the specific event site for information on associated costs and details.
What is the closest MBTA stop?
  • The closest stop is Government Center on the Green and Blue Lines which puts you directly onto City Hall Plaza.  The closest Orange Line stop is Haymarket which is across the street on Congress Street.
Where is the closest parking?
  • Public parking is extremely limited.
  • Government Center Garage is located steps away from Boston Winter. Please visit this link to access discounted parking rates at Government Center Garage for Boston Winter visitors.