DATE: JUNE 2017
LINE UP: 12:00 NOON - 1:00PM
STARTS PROMOPTLY: 1:00PM - 3:00PM
PARADE ROUTE: COMING SOON!
Carnival Weekend in Houston. Start your summer off right. See friends and family you haven't seen in a long time. Be there early, bring your chair, enjoy the street parade, music, masqueraders, floats, food, and just have a great time! Yes! we have Kids Zone!
NOTE: Participants must have wristbands (as well as other identifying items given at registration) to gain free entry into the Festival!
TIPS AND REMINDERS:
Obey and cooperate with all Road Coordinators, Marshalls, Staff, and Volunteers. Rules and regulations are in place for safety for all participants.
Be extremely careful around all parade vehicle wheels (i.e., music truck, drink trucks, floats, vans, etc.)
Drink a lot of water throughout the day to avoid dehydration
Visit an to see other parking options that are convenient to your destination, a list of other major garages that support downtown events and also for making parking hassle-free. Metro buses will be running on holiday schedule. For route and schedule information, please visit Metro or call them at 713-635-4000.
Several parking options – including metered street parking, parking garages and surface lots – are conveniently available to park visitors.
PLEASE NOTE: Always read the posted signs, which supersede any instruction from park staff. Houston Police can and will issue tickets for illegal parking.
Streets on the park’s perimeter and nearby streets offer metered parking. Parking meter stations on each block accept Visa/Mastercard and cash. Be sure to pay at the correct meter station. DO NOT park in valet zones, or commercial zones (red meters). Parking lanes may be closed for construction, mobility or other reasons, so PLEASE READ the posted signs when you park!
Street closures for the parade route and surrounding streets will begin June 10, 2017 at 12:00 noon and end at 3pm.