>Bring your own REUSABLE WATER BOTTLE filled with water, we will have water stations at the END point, at City Hall. A limited amount of reusable water bottles will be for sale.
>Bring a snack.
>Wear comfortable clothing and shoes.
>Wear your March for Science - Houston shirts!
>Wear your most science-y attire If you don't have a March for Science - Houston shirt, >Bring rain gear because... Houston weather! There is a slight chance or rain and it should clear by 11AM. We will march rain or shine.
>Remember that children will be present, be mindful of language and imagery on your clothing and signs.
>Bring a sign in support of science.
>Think like a Proton and stay positive!
>Bring items that could be considered a weapon
>Engage anyone who is being negative, violent or offensive. Alert our Safety team or HPD officers and walk away.
FAMILY FRIENDLY: Our teach-ins are family friendly with many geared towards children because science is for everyone!
PARKING: Please check this interactive map of available parking spaces in Downtown Houston near the march location: https://www.downtownhouston.org/parking/
RAIL: You may also park near the Texas Medical Center or Museum District (or anywhere along the Metro Rail route) and ride the North Bound (NB) 700 Metro Rail leaving from several locations along Fannin Street, exit Metro Rail at the Main Street Square Stn NB stop. Walk South on Main Street to Walker Street and turn RIGHT, Sam Houston Park will be about 6 blocks down.
RESTROOMS: Porta potties will be placed on the Walker Street side of the Houston City Hall building, by the sidewalk.
WATER: Water stations will be placed at the entrance of the event venue, Houston City Hall, on Smith Street and to the sides of the stage. There are 4 water stations.
ACCESSIBILITY: Sam Houston Park is located about half a block from Houston City Hall. If you would like to join us at the starting point, but not march the entire route, you may cross the street to Houston City Hall while everyone else marches the longer route or you may go directly to Houston City Hall.
MARCHING ON A WHEELCHAIR: People on wheelchairs who would like to march, please