Outdoors | Recreation,
The Houston Grand Criterium, the Ultimate Urban Race is now in its eigth year. This unique event will take place in the nation's fourth largest city along the backdrop of Houston's distinctive downtown skyline. The event will feature multiple sanctioned races designed for juniors, women, enthusiasts and professionals. But these aren't the only ones who can race - Bring the kids for a crit of their own. Kids will race in one of 2 groups, either 7 & under or 12 & under. The race course will be along Allen Parkway adjacent to Buffalo Bayou, a common recreation destination for thousands of walkers, runners and cyclists daily. The Start/Finish and Expo will be located in Sam Houston Park, where plenty of food, drink and fun will be going on all day.