The performances planned for the Opening Celebration for Field of Light have been postponed to Sunday, November 23rd due to the weather. The Field of Light will be illuminated as scheduled on November 22. Kayaks and Stand Up Paddle Boarding have been CANCELED today!
Bruce Munro's FIELD OF LIGHT

Bruce Munro's FIELD OF LIGHT

COMING SOON: Discovery Green is proud to host FIELD OF LIGHT, a dazzling art installation by internationally-acclaimed artist Bruce Munro. The vivid, temporary, site specific installation will be exhibited from Nov. 22, 2014 – Feb. 8, 2015 and will be illuminated at dusk until 11 p.m. daily.

The ICE

The ICE

The ICE returns to Discovery Green on Nov. 25, 2014 through February 8, 2015!

Field of Light Opening Celebration

Field of Light comprises 4,500 radiant, frosted glass spheres atop slender stems connected by illuminated fiber optic

Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Come try the new craze sweeping the nation.

Skate Night! ICE rink Opening Event

Featuring: Speed Skate contest with live appearance by Olympic Gold Medalist Chad Hedrick; plus extreme ice skating performance by Le Patin Libre of Montreal and disco dance party on ice with an illuminated ArtX art car parade through the park at 7 and an ice carving by Reverend Butter plus snow zone presented by Amerigroup RealSolutions.

Discovery Green Blog: Warming up on The ICE with Le Patin Libre

Discovery Green Blog: Warming up on The ICE with Le Patin Libre

As the Southwest’s largest outdoor skating rink returns to Discovery Green this winter, we can hardly contain our excitement about the magical opening celebration we have in store for November 25!

Hot Nights on ICE

Mix, mingle and turn up the heat! Music provided by DJ Craz-e Chico and Hot 95.7.

Bank of America Friday Night Flicks

Maleficent (PG) 2014, 97 min. CC English

Skate With Santa presented by ExxonMobil

The man in the jolly red suit is on hand to skate with kids. Bring your camera for pictures!

Houston Skating Stars

The region's best figure skaters bring jumps, spins, twirls, and splits to The Ice!

Cheap Skate Nights

Glide around The ICE for just $6.00 per person plus tax.

Jazz on Ice

Join veteran Houston musician, performer and skating Jazzman Jawad for an evening of jazz jams on the ICE.

Two Step Tuesdays

Enjoy your favorite country western and swing music from the ice as you line dance on the Anheuser-Busch Stage.

Mistletoe on the Go

Get your kiss under Mistletoe on the Go! Texas biggest traveling mistletoe ball while it makes a stop at Discovery Green.

Wings of the City, an art exhibit by Jorge Marin

Wings of the City, an art exhibit by Jorge Marin

Discovery Green proudly presents Wings of the City, a free exhibition of nine bronze sculptures by famed Mexican artist Jorge Marín. The art installation will be on display throughout the park from Sept. 5, 2014 to March 8, 2015.

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.

Make a Gift to Discovery Green Conservancy

Make a Gift to Discovery Green Conservancy

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

Who We Are VIDEO

Who We Are VIDEO

Watch a short video to learn about Discovery Green and what makes it unlike any other park in Houston.