The ICE powered by Green Mountain Energy®

The ICE powered by Green Mountain Energy®

The ICE at Discovery Green® powered by Green Mountain Energy returns November 22, 2016!

Enchanted Promenade by TILT

Enchanted Promenade by TILT

Discovery Green® captivates downtown visitors this winter with Enchanted Promenade, ten colorful, giant peony bouquets by TILT, a French light and art design studio. Enchanted Promenade is set along the majestic Brown Promenade from November 22, 2016 to February 19, 2017!

Firmament by Christopher Schardt

Firmament by Christopher Schardt

Discovery Green® captivates downtown visitors this winter with Firmament, a vibrant canopy of LED lights by acclaimed Burning Man artist Christopher Schardt. Firmament enlivens the Sarofim Picnic Lawn from November 22 through January 8, 2017!

 Santa, Visit Houston First

Santa, Visit Houston First

Bring your list and check it twice before Santa finds out if you're naughty or nice!

Bank of America Screen on the Green

Elf (PG) 2003 97 minutes. One of Santa's elves learns of his true identity as a human and goes to New York City to meet his biological father, spreading Christmas cheer in a world of cynics as he goes.

BLOG: Discovery Green ® welcomes two new art installations

BLOG: Discovery Green ® welcomes two new art installations

At Discovery Green we’re proud to bring two magical installations, Enchanted Promenade by TILT and Firmament by Christopher Schardt, that add light and color to the shortest days of the years for family and friends to create ever lasting memories.

Orbit Slams

Free WITS writing & slam workshops for poets ages 13-19.

Hot Nights on ICE!

Mix, Mingle and turn up the heat.

Hatha Yoga

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

Skate with Santa presented by Occidental Petroleum

Selfies with Santa on ice.

Bun B at Discovery Green® presented by UHD

Bun B! Family-friendly concerts showcasing the best music of the Gulf Coast!

Cheap Skate Night

Glide around The ICE for just $8.00 per person plus tax. Includes skate rental.

Social Tuesdays

Take pictures in the “Selfie Zone” and share with us using #DGICE or #DiscoveryGreen for a chance to win free skating passes!

Discovery Green Needs You!

Discovery Green Needs You!

Discovery Green Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that depends on the generosity of our visitors and other friends to maintain the park and fund the more than 600+ free events held here every year.

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.

Date Night with Jazz on ICE

Jam to Jazzy tunes on the ice with Houston musician Jazzman Jawad while you skate with your sweetie.

Why Discovery Green is "Green"

Why Discovery Green is "Green"

Discovery Green® has earned a Gold rating from the LEED Green Building Rating System, which is the national benchmark for the design, construction, and operations of high-performance green buildings. Green Mountain Energy® is Discovery Green's Official Green Energy Provider.

History of Discovery Green

History of Discovery Green

Discovery Green® is a beautiful, vibrant 12-acre park in the heart of downtown Houston that opened to the public in April 2008.