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METRO Rail Fest 2015

METRO Rail Fest 2015

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Tickets for this event are no longer available.  Admission to the event is open to patrons with tickets on a first-come, first-served basis day of show.

BBVA Compass Stadium will host METRO RAILFEST 2015 on Saturday, May 23, celebrating the grand opening of two new rail lines. The event is FREE TO THE PUBLIC and will cap an afternoon of ribbon-cutting ceremonies at various stations, followed by an inaugural ride by key stakeholders, including Mayor Annise Parker to BBVA Compass Stadium where RAILFEST will begin.

The family-friendly event is presented by The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County (METRO), the City of Houston, Mayor’s Office of Special Events, Parsons and HRT.

Community Rally:

  • Mayor Annise Parker
  • METRO Chairman Gilbert Garcia
  • Houston Dynamo President Chris Canetti

Entertainment:

  • TSU Oceans of Soul Marching Band
  • Ernest Walker Band
  • Zenteno Spirit
  • Mario Havikoro Dancers
  • Herman Charles Dancers
  • award-winning artists Frankie J and NE-YO

  • Show

    5:30 PM
  • Price

    Tickets for this event are no longer available.  Admission to the event is open to patrons with tickets on a first-come, first-served basis day of show.

  • Kick Off

    5:30 p.m.
  • Gates Open

    4:30 p.m.