The Rink

Houston’s first and only outdoor roller skating rink is returning for another season of fun right in the heart of downtown. The Rink: Rolling at Discovery Green has announced their dates for the 2019 season, and if this year is anything like prior years, these are sure to be one of the highlights of the Spring and Summer.

The Rink: Rolling at Discovery Green will hold its opening party this year on Friday, March 1 from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. The party is free to attend and will kick off the outdoor skating season with a fun-filled night that includes plenty of skating, Roller Derby demos, live DJs and more!

Tickets can be purchased on site for $10 per person with skate rentals are available for $4, or skates and tickets can be purchased together for just $12 if you buy them online. Forever Green members receive free admission.

Best of all, The Rink: Rolling at Discovery Green is offering a number of “Cheap Skate” nights this year. On these Cheap Skate Nights, visitors can get admission and skates for just $8. Cheap Skate Nights will be held this year on Monday evenings on March 4, March 18, March 25, April 1, April 8, and April 15.

In addition to these nights, the Rink has a fun-filled lineup of special events this year:

  • Let the Good Times Roll Date Night: Wednesdays, March 6–April 17, 2019, 7–9 p.m. Bring your date and request a special song via Twitter or Instagram using #DGDJ.
  • Throwback Thursdays: Thursdays, March 7–April 18, 2019, 7–9 p.m. Skate to songs from decades past curated by some of the top local DJs.
  • Funfetti Fridays: Fridays, March 8–April 19, 2019, 7–10 p.m. A live DJ, a light show and roller-skating make for fun Friday nights.
  • Superhero Saturdays: Saturdays, March 2–April 20, 2019, 4–6 p.m. Roller-skate with some of your favorite superheroes and storybook characters including Captain Marvel, Wonder Woman and Buzz Lightyear.
  • This is How We Roll Sundays: Sundays, March 3–April 14, 2019, 7–9 p.m. Roller-skate to Top 40 Hits on Sunday evenings this spring.

The Rink: Rolling at Discovery Green will be open from Friday, March 1, 2019 to Sunday, April 21, 2019. The Rink is open the following times:

  • Mondays–Thursdays: 5–10 p.m.
  • Fridays: 5–11 p.m.
  • Saturdays and School Holidays (March 11–15): 11 a.m.–11 p.m.
  • Sundays: 11 a.m.–9 p.m.

The Rink is fun for all ages, but please leave your pets at home. Discovery Green is located in downtown Houston at 1500 McKinney, Houston, TX 77010. Visit for additional information.