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Everything’s bigger in Texas, and that includes our rodeos! Houston draws one of the largest crowds in the world for a Livestock Show and Rodeo, so you need to be prepared before you saddle up. Check our website and social feeds often, so you can get the best traffic information as you hitch a ride to the big event!

New to Drive288? We’ve broken up the different areas of construction by segments. Click on a Segment Boot below to see if the route you’re taking to NRG stadium will be affected, before you get on the road!

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Segments

LANE CLOSURES

The right lane of the Old Spanish Trail Rd/Holcombe Rd Entrance and Exit Ramps to and from SH 288 Northbound will be closed.

All lanes of Beltway 8 Eastbound and Westbound frontage road will be closed under SH 288.

Two right lanes of SH 288 Northbound will be closed from Beltway 8 to Almeda Genoa.

All lanes of IH 610, both Eastbound and Westbound, will be closed from Almeda Rd to Scott St.

Detour for Eastbound Traffic: Take IH 610 Eastbound to SH 288 Southbound. Exit Bellfort Ave and U-Turn to the SH 288 Northbound ramp. Take SH 288 Northbound to IH 610 Eastbound.

Detour for Westbound Traffic: Take IH 610 Westbound to SH 288 Northbound. Exit Yellowstone and U-Turn to the SH 288 Southbound ramp. Take SH 288 Southbound to IH 610 Westbound.

All lanes of IH 610, both Eastbound and Westbound, will be closed from Almeda Rd to Scott St.

Detour for Eastbound Traffic: Take IH 610 Eastbound to SH 288 Southbound. Exit Bellfort Ave and U-Turn to the SH 288 Northbound ramp. Take SH 288 Northbound to IH 610 Eastbound.

Detour for Westbound Traffic: Take IH 610 Westbound to SH 288 Northbound. Exit Yellowstone and U-Turn to the SH 288 Southbound ramp. Take SH 288 Southbound to IH 610 Westbound.

RAMP CLOSURES

The entrance ramp to SH 288 Northbound will be closed at the Beltway 8 Frontage Road.

Detour: Turn left onto the SH 288 Southbound Frontage Road. U-Turn at McHard Rd. and merge onto SH 288 Northbound.

The entrance ramp to SH 288 Northbound will be closed at the Beltway 8 Frontage Road.

Detour: Turn left onto the SH 288 Southbound Frontage Road. U-Turn at McHard Rd. and merge onto SH 288 Northbound.

The Beltway 8 Westbound Frontage Road U-Turn to the Beltway 8 Eastbound Frontage Road will be closed.

Detour: Make a U-Turn at the SH 288 Frontage Road intersection to merge onto the Beltway 8 Eastbound Frontage Road.

The SH 288 Southbound entrance ramp from Southmore Blvd will be closed.

The left lane of the SH 288 Northbound exit ramp to Airport Blvd will be closed.

DETOURS

The IH 610 Eastbound direct connector to SH 288 Southbound will be closed.

Detour: Take IH 610 Eastbound to SH 288 Northbound. Exit Yellowstone Blvd and U-Turn to the SH 288 Southbound ramp.

All lanes of IH 610, both Eastbound and Westbound, will be closed from Almeda Rd to Scott St.

Detour for Eastbound Traffic: Take IH 610 Eastbound to SH 288 Southbound. Exit Bellfort Ave and U-Turn to the SH 288 Northbound ramp. Take SH 288 Northbound to IH 610 Eastbound.

Detour for Westbound Traffic: Take IH 610 Westbound to SH 288 Northbound. Exit Yellowstone and U-Turn to the SH 288 Southbound ramp. Take SH 288 Southbound to IH 610 Westbound.

All lanes of the IH 610 Eastbound Frontage Road will be closed from Almeda Rd to just east of SH 288.

Detour: Take the IH 610 Westbound Frontage Rd to Fannin St, then U-turn at Fannin St. Merge onto IH 610 Eastbound.

The SH 288 Southbound direct connector to Beltway 8 will be closed.

Detour: Take SH 288 Southbound, then exit McHard Rd. U-Turn at McHard Rd, then take SH 288 Northbound to merge onto Beltway 8.

 

All lanes of SH 288, both Northbound and Southbound, will be closed from Holly Hall St to IH 610.

Detour for Northbound traffic: Take SH 288 Northbound to IH 610 Eastbound, then exit Scott St and U-turn at Scott St. Merge onto IH 610 Westbound to SH 288 Northbound. 

Detour for Southbound traffic: Take SH 288 Southbound to IH 610 Westbound, then exit Fannin St and U-turn at Fannin St. Merge onto IH 610 Eastbound to SH 288 Southbound.

U-TURN CLOSURES

The Beltway 8 Westbound Frontage Road U-Turn to the Beltway 8 Eastbound Frontage Road will be closed.

Detour: Make two left turns at the SH 288 Frontage Road intersection to merge onto the Beltway 8 Eastbound Frontage Road.

The Beltway 8 Westbound U-Turn to Beltway 8 Eastbound will be closed.

The left lane of the U-turn will be closed at Holmes Rd.

A single, variable lane of SH 288 Frontage Rd. U-turns, both Northbound and Southbound, will be closed at W. Bellfort St.

A single, variable lane of SH 288 Frontage Rd. U-turns, both Northbound and Southbound, will be closed at W. Bellfort St.

ALERTS

Good news! The interchange and ramps at IH 610 and SH 288 are now open. #drivefriendly

All lanes of IH 610, both Eastbound and Westbound, will be closed from Scott St to Almeda Rd.

Detour for Eastbound Traffic: Take IH 610 Eastbound to SH 288 Southbound. Exit Bellfort Ave and U-Turn to the SH 288 Northbound ramp. Take SH 288 Northbound to IH 610 Eastbound.

Detour for Westbound Traffic: Take IH 610 Westbound to SH 288 Northbound. Exit Yellowstone and U-Turn to the SH 288 Southbound ramp. Take SH 288 Southbound to IH 610 Westbound.

All lanes of IH 610, both Eastbound and Westbound, will be closed from Scott St to Almeda Rd.

Detour for Eastbound Traffic: Take IH 610 Eastbound to SH 288 Southbound. Exit Bellfort Ave and U-Turn to the SH 288 Northbound ramp. Take SH 288 Northbound to IH 610 Eastbound.

Detour for Westbound Traffic: Take IH 610 Westbound to SH 288 Northbound. Exit Yellowstone and U-Turn to the SH 288 Southbound ramp. Take SH 288 Southbound to IH 610 Westbound.

All lanes of SH 288, both Northbound and Southbound, will be closed from Holly Hall St to Holmes Rd.

Detour for Northbound Traffic: Take SH 288 Northbound to IH 610 Eastbound. Exit Scott St and U-Turn to the IH 610 Westbound ramp. Take IH 610 Westbound to SH 288 Northbound.

Detour for Southbound Traffic: Take SH 288 Southbound to IH 610 Westbound. Exit Fannin St and U-Turn to the IH 610 Eastbound ramp. Take IH 610 Eastbound to SH 288 Southbound.

All lanes of SH 288, both Northbound and Southbound, will be closed from Holly Hall St to Holmes Rd.

Detour for Northbound Traffic: Take SH 288 Northbound to IH 610 Eastbound. Exit Scott St and U-Turn to the IH 610 Westbound ramp. Take IH 610 Westbound to SH 288 Northbound.

Detour for Southbound Traffic: Take SH 288 Southbound to IH 610 Westbound. Exit Fannin St and U-Turn to the IH 610 Eastbound ramp. Take IH 610 Eastbound to SH 288 Southbound.

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