The Gateway Fountains will be closed until Dec 14
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Skating Rink

The outdoor skating rink at Discovery Green is run by Ice Rink Events, a Houston-based designer, manufacturer, installer, and operator of ice rinks around the globe. Every winter Kinder Lake transforms into a holiday skating destination. The expanded rink uses equipment that runs on renewable energy and even the ice rink border is made from recycled plastic materials. In the spring, the rink is used as an outdoor roller skating rink.

Ice Rink Events, a Houston-based designer, manufacturer, installer, and operator of ice rinks around the globe, transforms Kinder Lake’s model boat basin into a holiday skating destination each winter season at the park. The expanded rink uses equipment that runs on renewable energy and even the ice rink border is made from recycled plastic materials. Open Nov 11, 2022 – Jan 29, 2023. Purchase tickets at discoverygreen.com/ice.

Hours of operations
Monday – Friday: 5-10 pm (Fridays open until 11pm)
Saturday & HISD School Holidays*: 11 am-11 pm
Sunday: 11 am – 8 pm
Thanksgiving Day: 11 am – 11 pm
Christmas & New Year’s Eve: 11 am-7 pm
Christmas & New Year’s Day: 1-7 pm
*HISD school holidays include: Nov. 21-25; Dec. 22-30; Jan. 2-6 & 16
On Dec. 18 and Jan. 15 the rink will close to the public at 5 pm. The last ticket sales are at 3:30 pm

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Skating Rink

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The outdoor skating rink at Discovery Green is run by Ice Rink Events, a Houston-based designer, manufacturer, installer, and operator of ice rinks around the globe. Every winter Kinder Lake transforms into a holiday skating destination. The expanded rink uses equipment that runs on renewable energy and even the ice rink border is made from recycled plastic materials. In the spring, the rink is used as an outdoor roller skating rink.

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Discovery Green’s location in the heart of downtown, as well as its beautifully maintained landscape, makes it a much sought-after outdoor venue for events. From company picnics, fundraisers and product launches to concerts, festivals, birthday parties and weddings, the Discovery Green campus has the perfect spot for any event from 20 people to 20,000.