Outdoor Ice Skating at Houston’s Discovery Green Park this Holiday Season

Get ready for all the fun and feel-goods of the holidays as once again, Discovery Green Park in Houston brings outdoor ice skating to Downtown! Opening November 13th, and running through January 31st, it’s a great way to get some exercise outdoors, and still celebrate the thrill of season! In addition to open skate times, there will be an opportunity for children to Skate with Santa on select Thursdays, and cheap skate days on Mondays! Of course, being 2020, there are several safety protocols in place, including capacity limited to 50%, increased sanitation, and online tickets, just to name a few!

Ice at Discovery Green Outdoor Ice Skating rink

Discovery Green Park is one of Houston’s Signature Parks, with daily events and activities, located in Downtown Houston across from the Houston Convention Center and just down the street from Minute Maid Stadium, the home of the Houston Astros! You can enjoy dining at The Lake House, the park’s restaurant with a view, or from one of the nearby local restaurants.

Things To Do in Houston Near Discovery Green


Phoenicia Specialty Foods is a must for us when visiting Discovery Green! We love shopping the unique store and foods!

Minute Maid Park Tours are a fun way to see the behind the scenes of the home of the Houston Astros!

The Beer Can House is a unique and whimsical roadside attraction!  Click HERE to read more.

The Houston Zoo is a fun zoo, with animals such as the foosa and red panda that you can’t see anywhere else!  Click HERE to read more.


The 1926 Historic Houston Magnolia Hotel is one of our favorites in Downtown!  Click HERE to read more!

Discovery Green Park

1500 McKinney St., Houston

Click HERE to visit their website.

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