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, November 17-Sunday, November 18, 2018
Via Colori Festival
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Walker and McKinney between Smith and Babgy St., and Bagby between Walker and Dallas St..Closures from 7:00 p.m. on Friday, November 16 to 5:00 a.m. on Monday, November 19.Sunday, November 11, 2018


Thursday, November 22, 2018
HEB Thanksgiving Parade
9:00 –11:00 a.m.

Allen Parkway (inbound) between Taft and Bagby Street

Bagby Street (northbound) between Dallas and McKinney

Bagby Street (southbound) between Walker and Clay

Brazos (north/southbound) between Dallas and Lamar

Lamar between Louisiana and Allen Parkway (outbound) at I-45 overpass

Parade route between 6:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. / Parade begins at 9:00 a.m.

Smith Street between Lamar and Walker Street

Walker Street between Smith and Milam

Milam Street between Walker and Pease Street

Pease Street between Milam and Louisiana Street

Louisiana Street between Pease and Clay Street

Clay between Louisiana and Smith

Smith between Clay and Dallas / Parade concludes on Smith at Dallas