The Cowtown® Marathon will pass through downtown on Sunday, February 27, between 7:45 am – 11:00 am. Traffic that intersects Houston St. and/or Lancaster Ave. will be affected. The Cowtown suggests the following alternate routes:
- Entering downtown from the South, take Forest Park Blvd or Cherry Street.
- From the West, take W 7th St. or Forest Park Blvd.
- From the North, take 199/ N Henderson St.
- From the East, it is recommended that traffic divert to I-30 and enter downtown via Forest Park Blvd.
Additional information, road closures and complete course maps may be found at www.cowtownmarathon.org. The Cowtown® is held annually on the last weekend in February and supports The Cowtown C.A.L.F. ® (Children’s Activities for Life & Fitness) Program, which seeks to promote and educate children about the importance of creating a healthy lifestyle through physical fitness and nutrition. In 2020, The C.A.L.F. ® Program provided over 5,500 financial grants to local youth in need, including new running shoes to children of low-income families.cowtownmarathon.org