METRO offers shuttle service to Rodeo

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HOUSTON - Steer clear of traffic and take a METRO shuttle to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.

METRO said it will be offering shuttle service for both the World Championship Barbecue Contest and the entire rodeo.

Passengers can catch a ride at the following locations.

The last shuttle will leave the rodeo grounds at 1 a.m. on Mondays through Thursdays and Sundays, and at 2 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.

METRORail will also be running an extended schedule during the rodeo.

Rail tickets can be purchased at the kiosk inside the gates at Reliant, the Fannin South Park & Ride, or online at Tickets are $2.50 roundtrip, or $1.25 one-way.

s part of the partnership between METRO and Reliant, METRORail rides to the rodeo on March 2, Black Heritage Day, and March 11, Go Tejano Day, will be free courtesy of Reliant.

For more details, visit METRO's website or call 713-635-4000.

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