Special Traffic Alerts
The Heritage Society is located in Sam Houston Park in downtown Houston. Sam Houston Park is the location of numerous events throughout the year that are sponsored by other organizations. Check the list below for events that involve street closures around the park.
Traffic Delay Alert:
Saturday, January 27, 2018
7:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Komen Houston Race for the Cure
Allen Parkway north and southbound exit ramps from the Gulf and North Freeways (I-45)*; Sabine at Memorial Drive*; Walker cut-off to Allen Parkway and Sabine (I-45 North on-ramp) and the loop to McKinney remain open*; Allen Parkway (inbound) at Taft*; Allen Parkway (outbound) at Bagby*; Allen Parkway (inbound and outbound) between Bagby and Shepherd Drive**; Bagby (northbound) at Dallas; Bagby (southbound) at McKinney; Dunlavy Street (access for residents only) between Allen Parkway and W. Dallas Street**; W. Dallas Street (two west lanes) between Dunlavy Street and Tirrell Street**; and, Tirrell Street (access for residents only) between W. Dallas and Allen Parkway.
Saturday, February 17, 2018
5:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
HBA John J. Eikenburg Fun Run
Allen Parkway outbound at Bagby Street (Sam Houston Park), turnaround at Shepherd Drive, east on inbound Allen Parkway, south on Tirrell St., east on West Dallas, north on Dunlavy, east on Allen Parkway, north on Bagby St., on outbound Allen Parkway at Bagby St. at Sam Houston Park. Closures from 5:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 24, 2018
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Downtown Rodeo Parade Route Parade begins at 10:00 a.m. on Walker at Bagby, proceeds east on Walker, south on Travis, west on Bell, north on Louisiana, west on Lamar, south on Bagby and concludes on Bagby at Dallas. Staging areas on Bagby between Lamar and Rusk, on Walker between Bagby and Sabine Street Bridge, on Sabine Street Bridge between Allen Parkway (outbound) and Memorial Drive (inbound) and on Memorial Drive (inbound). Disbanding area on Allen Parkway (inbound) and Memorial Drive (inbound). SIDEWALKS: Bell (north sidewalk) between Milam and Louisiana, Louisiana (east sidewalk) between Bell and Clay and Bagby (west sidewalk) between Walker and McKinney. Closure from 6:00 p.m. Friday, February 23 to 2:00 p.m. Saturday, February 24, 2018.