Mason Park Bridge Grand Opening
Saturday, September 22, 2018
Mason Park, 541 South 75th St.
Houston, TX 77023
FREE 5K RUN/WALK
Family-friendly race. All runners, walkers are welcome and jogging strollers are allowed.
Professional chip timing available for all who register: www.bit.ly/MasonPark
Music along the run on the North side of the park provided by Council Member Gallegos, City of Houston District I Office.
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
PICNIC IN THE PARK
Bring your own picnic and enjoy:
with Nick Gaitan and Tejas Got Soul System
KIDS ACTIVITIES & FAMILY GAMES
Soccer games with the Houston Dynamo
Mason Park Wetland Nature Walks with Texas Agri-Life Extension Service Sea Grant Program
Free guided canoe trips with Bayou Preservation Association
Houston Public Library reading nook
Imagination Playground courtesy of Houston Toolbank
Kids Zone with Nature Eclectic and Outdoors (NEO)
Life-sized games and coloring station with kids-sized tables and chairs
Seed ball making with the Idylwood Civic Club’s Garden Club
Soil erosion demonstration by Harris County Flood Control District
Sweet treats provided by East Lawndale Civic Association and Greater Magnolia Park Civic Club
Water provided by East End District
Milby High School Marching Band performance
Pet Education Booth provided by Barrio Dogs
Crime Prevention and Explorer Program Booth provided by Houston Police Department Eastside Division
Scavenger Hunt - Participants eligible to receive one of five pairs of tickets to the US Open Cup Final between the Houston Dynamo and Philadelphia Union soccer teams
Photos with the US Open Cup
11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
OFFICIAL RIBBON CUTTING
with Mayor Sylvester Turner
Please click here for the Mason Park Bridge Grand Opening Marketing Toolkit
In addition to the event and partner logos below, Senator Sylvia Garcia and Harris County Justice of the Peace for Precinct 6, Place 1, Richard Vara donated to help make the event possible.