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Daily, until January 21, 2013
Discovery Green's Houston (map)
Schedule Times are included, please read below.:) Admission $10 plus tax
General information including weather updates 713-434-7465 (Rink)
The Ice at Discovery Green is Houston's spectacular open-air ice skating rink. The model boat basin on Kinder Lake is transformed into ice each November, an amazing engineering wonder in balmy Houston!
Quick facts about the rink:
• At 7,200 square feet and ice at a frosty 22 degrees, with over 17-miles of cooling pipe under the ice!
• Recycled water from Kinder Lake is used to help chill the ice.
• Power used for the rink, including freezing of the surface, is 100% renewable energy.
Lace-up or Velcro-in to a pair of modern, comfortable skates (rental included in ticket price) ranging in size from Jr-8 through Adult 14. Double-runner skates are also available for toddlers.
A little chilly? Socks and mittens are also available for sale
Snack-N-Skate The Shop
What's ice skating without hot cocoa? The rink features a range of hot beverages as well as healthy snacks including:
• Hot cocoa
• Soft drinks
• Gourmet cookies and marshmallow treats
• Roasted peanuts
• Caramel corncobs
• Belgian waffles
All public hours are as weather permits. The ice rink may be closed at times due to weather conditions, such as unseasonably warm weather, lightning or rain. On the warmest days, the rink may be covered to protect the ice until 3:30 p.m., with opening delayed to that time. The rink may also be closed at times for private events. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Group Discounts & Party Rentals
Need a festive place to host your church group, daycare, school field trip, scout outing, and more? Bring them to The Ice! The Ice is an ideal spot to host a corporate party, family holiday skating party, or birthday. Group skating discounts are available on any scheduled day the ice rink is open, however advance reservations and a 50% deposit are required.
Size of Group Discount
15-20 Skaters $1.00 OFF
20-49 Skaters $1.50 OFF
50+ Skaters $2.00 OFF
You must fill out Group Registration form - Click link below
Thanksgiving Day (4 p.m. - 11 p.m.)
Monday thru Thursday School Days (4 p.m. - 10 p.m.)
Fridays & Saturdays ( - 11 a.m. 11 p.m.)
Sundays (11 a.m. - 8 p.m.)
HISD School Holidays - (11 a.m. - 11 p.m.)
Christmas Eve - (11 a.m. - 8 p.m.)
Christmas Day (2 p.m. - 11 p.m.)
New Years Eve (11 a.m. - Midnight)
New Years Day (11 a.m.- 11 p.m.)
MLK Day-January 21 (11 a.m.-9 p.m.)