For those of you who want to caravan, meet up at one of two "pick up" points along I-45 as we head south to Clear Lake.
Please let us know your intended pick up point to join the caravan, so we can try to account for everyone before taking off to the next destination.
• Arrival times are dependent on traffic, so anyone running late might miss the caravan.
• If you can't meet us at either pickup point, just plan on meeting us at BJ's Restaurant & Brewery about 2:00 p.m.!
First pick up point: McDonald's Parking lot, Arrival by 12:45 p.m:
3611 North Main Street at I-45 North (North Fwy.):
from the North side of Houston, proceed south on I-45 and
exit freeway at N. Main Street/Houston Avenue.
Departure at 1:00 p.m: from McDonald's parking lot, turn right onto feeder road (which actually becomes Houston Avenue) and take first entrance ramp to I-45 southbound and proceed to Macy's parking lot at Alameda Mall.
Second pick up point: Macy's parking lot, Alameda Mall: Arrival by 1:20 p.m:
Macy's parking lot at Alameda Mall is located at I-45 (Gulf Fwy) and Alameda Genoa Road.
• Take I-45 South (Gulf Fwy) and exit freeway at Alameda-Genoa Road;
• stay on feeder road and proceed through Alameda Genoa intersection;
• turn right into first entrance into Macy's parking lot. We'll meet near that entrance close to feeder road.
Departure at 1:30 p.m: from Macy's parking lot, get back on I-45 southbound (Gulf Fwy) and proceed south; exit freeway at Bay Area Blvd; stay on feeder road
go under the W. Bay Area Blvd. overpass and
• veer immediately to your right, as this will loop around and
• Merge onto W. Bay Area Blvd which crosses over I-45; proceed east about ¾ mile.
BJ's Restaurant and Brewery is about ¾ mile east on the right hand side of the street, between Jason's Deli and Outback Steakhouse. Estimated arrival at BJ's: 2:00 p.m.
For those of you driving from the Clear Lake, Webster, Friendswood, League City, and regions further south (Galveston), meet us B.J.'s at 2:00!