Shell Eco-marathon

Shell Eco-marathon Americas challenges high school and college student teams from across the Americas to design, build and test energy efficient vehicles.

Chipotle Green Film Series

Food Patriots (NR) 2013, 73 min.

Blissful Warrior Yoga

A practice for enhanced awareness, and a strong, healthy body.

Cancelled Recycling Saturdays

No Recycling due to Eco Marathon.

Cancelled Kayak Boat Rides on Kinder Lake

Kayak's cancelled due to Shell Eco Marathon.

Bum-ba Toning

Tighten and tone your bum and body.

Hours, Parking and Getting Here

Hours, Parking and Getting Here

Discovery Green is a 12-acre public park located in downtown Houston across Avenida de las Americas from the George R. Brown Convention Center and the Hilton Americas Hotel.

Toddler Tuesdays presented by Amerigroup RealSolutions®

Playground Heroes

Core Focused Yoga

Yoga that strengthens your core muscles.

Kayak Class

The Buffalo Bayou Shuttle Service now offers FREE kayak classes at Discovery Green.

H-E-B Family Celebration Tent

H-E-B Family Celebration Tent

The H-E-B Family Celebration Tent is a perfect place for a child's birthday party.

Take Steps Houston

“Take Steps” on May 3rd as we walk to raise crucial research dollars for the millions of people fighting Crohn’s & ulcerative colitis.

Land Rover Houston Central's Rainbow on the Green presented by Legacy Community Health Services

Land Rover Houston Central's Rainbow on the Green presented by Legacy Community Health Services

Rainbow on the Green is an annual city-wide GLBT celebration at Discovery Green! Rainbow will return Friday, June 20, 2014!

Gateway Fountain

Gateway Fountain

This fanciful fountain is one of the most popular features in Discovery Green, and indeed, the entire city.

John P. McGovern Playground

John P. McGovern Playground

UPDATE: The John P. McGovern Playground will remain CLOSED to the public through Thursday, 4/24/14, while undergoing scheduled renovations. This whimsical playground is carved into a tree-shaded hill that shields youngsters from the surrounding streets.

Make a Gift to Discovery Green

Make a Gift to Discovery Green

Shall we save you a seat? Help us cover the cost of furnishing the deck!

Dog Runs

Dog Runs

The dog runs at the park offer a place for the four-legged members of the family.

Reading Rooms

Reading Rooms

The park's reading rooms offer beautiful and serene settings to relax and enjoy a good book. They are located next to The Lake House and HPL Express.