The ICE powered by Green Mountain Energy®

1500 McKinney Street
(713) 400-7336
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    Ice skating at Discovery Green powered by Green Mountain Energy returns from November 15, 2019 to February 2, 2020! 

    Glide beneath the glittering lights of downtown Houston and embrace the holiday cheer on The ICE powered by Green Mountain Energy!

    Hours of Operation:

    Monday – Friday:  5-10 pm (Fridays open until 11pm)

    Saturday & 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

    School Holidays (HISD) include: Nov. 25-29; Dec. 23 - Jan. 3

    The ice rink may be closed or delayed at times due to weather conditions. Call 713.434.RINK (7465) for updates and check for closures and other delays.

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

    General admission: $11 admission. $4 skate rental. (Tax Included)

    Opening night, Nov 22: $11 admission and no fee for skate rental. 

    Members: $11 (Free skate rental)

    Group Rate: $13 includes tax and skate rental

    Cheap Skate Night: $15 for 2 or $8 for 1. Not available during school holidays.

    Tickets can be purchased online at

    If you are a non-motorized wheelchair user, you are welcome to enjoy the rink in your own wheelchair. You must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times while on the ice rink. Motorized wheelchairs are not permitted on the ice rink. Admission for the wheelchair user is free.

    Bringing a group?
    The ICE at Discovery Green powered by Green Mountain Energy is perfect for church groups, daycare and school field trips, scout outings, birthdays, and company parties. Advance reservations are REQUIRED. Click here to complete your Group Registration Request. Email: or call 713-434-RINK (7465) if you have any questions.

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