HOUSTON (FOX 26) - Registration for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ 2019 Rodeo Run, presented by ConocoPhillips, is now open at https://www.rodeohouston.com/Visit-the-Show/Pre-Show-Events/Rodeo-Run.
The annual event will take place in downtown Houston on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, and includes a wheelchair race, 10K and 5K, followed by a post-race celebration at Eleanor Tinsley Park.
Proceeds from the Rodeo Run benefit the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. Almost $5 million has been raised since the event launched in 1988. In 2018, the Rodeo Run rallied more than 8,900 participants.
How to Register:
Participants can register online until 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, or at any of the Packet Pickup dates. Race day registration and race day packet pickup (for untimed events only) will also be available for this year’s Rodeo Run, from 6:30 until 8:30 a.m. at the site of the race.
- Registration for the Wheelchair Race, 10K and 5K: $35 per person
- Early Bird Registration (through Jan. 15): $30 per person
- Sleep-in Option Registration: $30 per person
The race will start at the corner of Walker and Bagby streets, and end on Allen Parkway, near Eleanor Tinsley Park.
Participants and supporters are invited to Eleanor Tinsley Park after the race for a celebration, including food, entertainment and a Family Fun Zone.
2019 Rodeo Run Schedule: Saturday, Feb. 23:
- 9:10 a.m.: 10K Wheelchair
- 9:20 a.m.: 10K Timed
- 9:35 a.m.: 5K Timed/Untimed
- 10 a.m.: Downtown Rodeo Parade