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September 20, 2022

Tejas Got Soul: Behind the scenes

The drive behind Tejas Got Soul Sundays is to promote the artists and the music to a whole new generation of music lovers!
September 8, 2022

Introducing Julie Sudduth, Discovery Green’s Board of Directors’ Chair

Discovery Green has been a haven for Houstonians for 14 years, and it has remained so, even despite the challenges imposed by the pandemic.
September 1, 2022

¡La Vida Latina! featuring Las Fenix

The five talented sisters of Las Fenix stopped by the park to help us kick off Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations with a high-energy Tejano/Norteño concert.
June 1, 2022

The A to Z of Discovery Green, a mural by Ange Hillz

Known for his bold, colorful style and stunning speed-painting performance, Houston artist Ange Hillz’s work has been seen around the world and his portrait of George Floyd was a Time Magazine cover in 2021.
May 1, 2022

Discovery Green Named One of 13 Great Places by the American Planning Association

The American Planning Association (APA) has named Discovery Green in Houston as one of six Great Public Spaces on APA’s annual Great Places in America list.
September 12, 2021

10 giant, vibrantly colored skulls on display at Discovery Green

May 14, 2021

Meet Barry Caldwell, chair of the Discovery Green Conservancy board

We ask the board chair what Discovery Green means to him.
April 21, 2021

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day in Houston with these short films

Green Mountain Energy’s Earth Day celebration is postponed, but you can still join us in celebrating the 50th anniversary of Earth Day with these short films recommended by Citizens Environment Coalition.
March 18, 2021

How Discovery Green is recovering from the winter storm

December 14, 2020

Thank you, Houston

Discovery Green president Barry Mandel has a message of gratitude to every Houstonian who supported the park through 2020.
October 27, 2020

Discover Your Greens: Cooking with The Grove

October 23, 2020

Vote Early Day

When Americans vote early, they ensure that last-minute problems – from long lines and safety concerns to a bad commute – won’t keep them from casting their ballot.
June 5, 2020

George Floyd Protests: A Powerful and Thought-Provoking Week at Discovery Green

This week 25,000 people gathered in at Discovery Green to lift up the life of George Floyd and to express their desire for change in our country.
April 9, 2020

Make Your Garden Green and Grow!

How Houstonians can make their own gardens flourish at home.
April 8, 2020

Behind the scenes: Peek at Discovery Green’s new playground

A tour of the new playground and the features designed to give Houstonians more places to play, more trees and shade and more to discover!
March 20, 2020

Tai Chi with Four Dragons Institute Online Class

February 20, 2020

Toddler Tuesdays are Back at Discovery Green!

February 7, 2020

Spring 2020 Programming Schedule

Release of Discovery Green’s Spring 2020 Programming Schedule!
February 5, 2020

Happily Ever Afters Start at Discovery Green

Discovery Green is known as a place for health and wellness, music and art, but it’s also an excellent place for a first date.
December 9, 2019

Lina Dib on the inspiration behind “Here and Now”, part of “Paloma Sponsored By PNC Bank”

A few fun facts about some of the migratory birds featured in Here and Now: When birds migrate, they use the sun, the moon and other celestial bodies, as well as the earth’s magnetic field, to navigate. Some migratory birds have magnetic minerals like iron in their beaks that help them navigate, or a particular protein in their eyes that help them “see” magnetic fields.
November 5, 2019

Bank of America Screen on the Green Returns to Discovery Green® This Winter

Discovery Green, the 12-acre park in the heart of downtown Houston, brings back Bank of America Screen on the Green during its Winter 2019–2020 Season. Part of the Xfinity Entertainment Series, these popular screenings present family-friendly movies with a scenic view of the downtown Houston skyline.
October 31, 2019

Discovery Green® Announces Winter 2019–2020 Programming Schedule

Season highlights include The ICE powered by Green Mountain Energy®, Frostival, a new public art installation and more