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 discoverygreen.com 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 discoverygreen.eventbrite.com.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 713-434-RINK (7465) if you have any questions.
Ice Rink Events
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. Want to work at the ICE rink? Employment information here.
*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.