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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.

Street closures:

Sunday, March 8, 2015
Aids Walk Houston
1 p.m.−3 p.m.

Walk begins at 1:00 p.m. on Allen Parkway (inbound and outbound) between Bagby Street and Waugh Drive.

Sunday, March 15, 2015
Tour de Houston
7 a.m.−2 p.m.

Smith between Walker and McKinney. Closure from 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 14 through 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 15, 2015. Walker and McKinney between Bagby and Smith. Closures from 5:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. START: Smith between McKinney and Walker (heading south) Right on LAMAR > Allen Parkway Right on Shepherd, Left on Memorial, Right on Westcott.

Saturday, March 21, 2015
John J. Eikenburg Law Week Fun Run
6 a.m.−12 p.m.
Run begins at 8:00 a.m. on Allen Parkway (inbound and outbound) between Bagby and Shepherd Drive; Bagby between McKinney and Dallas. Closures from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Sunday, March 22, 2015
Houston Humane K-9 Fun Run
8:30 a.m.−3:00 p.m.
Run begins at 9:00 a.m. McKinney between Bagby and Smith St; Bagby between McKinney and Dallas and Allen Parkway (inbound and outbound) between Bagby and Taft. Closures from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Saturday, March 28−Sunday, March 29, 2015
McDonald's Houston Children's Festival
10:30 a.m.−6:30 p.m.
Walker between Smith and Bagby; Bagby northbound between Dallas and Rusk; Bagby southbound between Walker and Dallas; Lamar between Smith and Bagby; Allen Parkway(outbound) between Bagby and I-45; Allen Parkway (inbound) between Clay and Bagby; Walker turnaround to McKinney; I-45 southbound McKinney exit and off ramp to Smith; Brazos at Dallas except for parking for the Library and the Heritage Plaza Building. Closures from 7:00 p.m. on March 27, to 3:00 a.m. on March 30.



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