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:

Street Closures:

Saturday, June 24, 2017
12:00–11:00 p.m.
Houston LGBT Pride Parade

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - Pride Parade Staging and Route (Staging will start at 10:00 a.m.on Outbound Allen Parkway and Montrose) (In-bound Allen Parkway will close at 5:45 p.m.) (Parade route will close at 7:30 p.m. and will start reopening at 10:00 p.m. as the parade moves through the route)

  • Outbound Allen Parkway from Bagby to Montrose (all lanes) 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • Inbound Allen Parkway from Taft to Bagby/Dallas (all lanes) 5:45 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
  • Bagby from Rusk to Dallas (all lanes) 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Tuesday, July 4, 2017
4:00–10:00 p.m.
CITCO Freedom Over Texas

Sunday July 2, 10:00 a.m. to Wednesday, July 5, 10:00 a.m.

  • Allen Parkway inbound at Taft, outbound at Bagby

Tuesday, July 4, 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

  • Bagby northbound at Dallas
  • Bagby southbound at McKinney
  • Lamar between Smith and Bagby

Tuesday, July 4, 5:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

  • Silver Street at Memorial Drive
  • Sawyer Street at Washington Avenue
  • Allen Parkway inbound at Waugh
  • Allen Parkway Service Road at Montrose Boulevard (access to residents at all times )

Tuesday, July 4, 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

  • Memorial Drive inbound at Waugh Drive