Avon Walk Cheering Stations in Houston

29 Mar

If you plan to be in Houston on April 12 or 13, come on out and cheer on the walkers. Opening Ceremonies will be at 6:30 a.m. at Eleanor Tinsley Park, 500 Allen Parkway. We’ll leave there about 7:00.

Several Cheering Stations have been established along the route for family and friends to cheer on the walkers. If you drop by, please be courteous and leave the Cheering Station as clean as you found it and obey all traffic rules so that we’ll be invited back next year.

Here are the locations of the Cheering Stations.

Saturday, April 12

McDonald’s (back of parking lot) (Mile 2.2)
2017 Main Street
Peak viewing times: 7:30 am – 9:00 am
Notes: Cheering station is located in the back of the parking lot near the intersection of Fannin Street and Gray Street. Park in McDonald’s parking lot.

CVS (Mile 2.8)
1000 Elgin Street
Peak viewing times: 7:30 am – 9:30 am
Notes: Cheering station is located along Fannin Street. Park in CVS parking lot.

Walgreen’s (Mile 11.1)
5280 Buffalo Speedway and Bissonnet Street intersection
Peak viewing times: 10:30 am – 2:00 pm
Notes: Cheering station is located in on corner of Buffalo Speedway and Bissonnet St. and along Buffalo Speedway in front of the Walgreen’s parking lot. Park near the Channel 13 building.

Sunday, April 13

Tip Top Cleaners (Mile 2.2)
1531 W. 18th Street
Peak viewing times: 7:30 am – 9:30 am
Notes: Cheering station is located in the grassy area behind Tip Top Cleaners along Ella Blvd before overpass. Park in Tip Top Cleaners parking lot.

White Oak Bayou Trails (Mile 2.75)
Empty building on corner of W T.C. Jester Blvd & W 19th Street
Peak viewing times: 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Notes: Building is former Rite-Aid – Cheering station located behind the building along White Oak Bayou Trails. Park in the Rite-Aid parking lot.

El Tiempo Cantina (Mile 5.1)
5602 Washington Ave.
Peak viewing times: 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Notes: Cheering station is located in the parking lot to the left of the restaurant, near the corner of Washington Avenue and Malone Street. Park in the El Tiempo Cantina parking lot.

Memorial Park (Mile 5.6)
Arnot St. and Haskell St. intersection
Peak viewing times: 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Notes: Cheering station is located on the corner of Arnot St. and Haskell St. Street parking is available.

Buffalo Bayou (Mile 13.0)
Eleanor Tinsley Parking Lot
500 Allen Parkway – near Sabine Street
Peak viewing times: 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Notes: Cheering station is located in Eleanor Tinsley Park designated parking lot. Limited street parking is available along Sabine Street – from Sabine, walk west on Allen Parkway to the Eleanor Tinsley Parking Lot.

The Closing Ceremony is scheduled for 3:00 pm at Eleanor Tinsley Park.

Please continue to keep Brenda, me, and all the walkers in your prayers. Have a blessed and Christ-centered week!

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