Rainbow on ICE

UPDATE: Originally scheduled for Dec. 18, this event has been postponed due to weather. Rainbow on the ICE will still take place on Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015. 

Rainbow on the Green, the annual city-wide GLBT celebration at Discovery Green, heads to The ICE for the ultimate dance party with electrifying entertainment from DJ Joe Ross, the Houston Gaymers and Violet S'Arbluand guest emcee, Mix 96.5's Chad Pitt! Join the party on our new date, Thursday, January 8, 2015 from 7-10 pm. 

The Houston Gaymers, one the largest gaymer communities in the nation, and the sensational Violet S'Arblu (as Queen Elsa of Frozen) will host a free public game of Nintendo's Super Smash Brothers on Discovery Green's 19’X25’ projection screen! The Gaymers will also be collecting toys for Texas Children's Hospital at Rainbow on ICE. Party goers are encouraged to bring new, unwrapped toys for children of all ages. Those who bring a toy will also be entered into a raffle for a great prize!

Rainbow on ICE 2014 Host Committee: 
Tom Fricke & Prada
Gary Wood & Bryant Johnson
Christina Gorczynski
Ted Bowen
Brad Bowden and Ruben Molina
Jack McBride & Thain Allen
Glen Burnham & John Cichon
Greg Purser & Tony Montalvo
Pedro Diaz & Carlos Farinas
Kenneth Northrup
Ellen Krantz & Paula Sandlin Parker
Marcy Rothman & Tammy Pye
Andrea Gerber & Sue Curran
Cindy Gracely & Laura Childress
Robin Brown and Christi Murphy
A.J. Mistretta
Dennis Li

Save the date! Rainbow on the Green will return to the park on June 19, 2015. 

In June 2014, Land Rover Houston Central's Rainbow on the Green presented by Legacy Community Health Services was free and fabulous! The 2014 lineup included Chad Pitt of MIX 96.5 as the emcee, performances by Derrick Barry as pop princess Britney Spears and appearances on America’s Got Talent; Michelle Chamuel, The Voice contestant and Season 4 runner-up; and singer-songwriter, billboard-topping and American Idol Season 6 runner-up, Blake Lewis! Thank you to everyone that came out to the park to celebrate with us!
Special thanks to Rainbow on the Green 2014 event sponsors Land Rover Houston Central, Legacy Community Health Care Services, Hollyfield Foundation, Audi Central Houston, Outsmart, Out & Equal Houston, Vinson & Elkins, Houston Arts Alliance, MIX 96-5, My Gay Houston, Bacardi, Grey Goose, Bud Light/ Silver Eagle Distributors, Cinergy Works, AJ's Urban Petals, OutReach United, Lone Star Cab, Wells Fargo, DJU Productions and Schiller Del Grande. Media sponsors for Rainbow on the Green are Houston Chronicle, KPRC, Comcast and Univision. VIP Lounge was presented by Audi Central Houston. 

Discovery Green is grateful for financial support from the Hollyfield Foundation. The Hollyfield Foundation fosters and protects individual rights and freedoms by providing direct and indirect funding to qualifying 501(c)(3) organizations that work to prevent discrimination, to educate and secure equal rights for sexual minorities, and to assist in healthcare issues for the community, particularly in the areas of HIV/AIDS education, care and treatment.