Posted Saturday, November 2nd 2013 @ 10am by KTRH News Staff
Celebrating its 12th year on Galveston Island, the Lone Star Rally is the largest four day motorcycle rally in North America. The Rally boasts Texas-sized contests, concerts, attractions, exhibits, vendors and routes through Galveston’s downtown Strand and Seawall Boulevard. It offers free admission to the public and will opened till Sunday.
Lone Star Rally festivities will be concentrated in Galveston’s historic downtown and Seawall Boulevard so be aware of street closures. The event’s entertainment districts will mean extensive street closures. Seawall Boulevard will be subject to traffic closures from 19th Street to 25th Street, starting Wednesday, October 30 at 9 AM. Eastbound traffic will remain open during the Rally dates to both vehicles and motorcycles. Westbound traffic will be routed down 19th Street to Avenue O, westbound to 25th Street and south to Seawall Boulevard. Operated by the Galveston Police Department, the Unified Command Center will be located downtown to address public safety throughout the Lone Star Rally entertainment district.
Visitors to the Seawall can use a mobile app, the internet, or a mobile phone to pay for parking. Cash payments are accepted at Island Bicycle (1808 Seawall Boulevard) and Ohana Surf and Skate (2814 Avenue R ½). Parking transactions are transmitted real-time to reflect payment status to parking ambassadors and patrol cars.
For questions about motorcycle events, attractions, and activities, please call the Lone Star Rally office at (832) 437-2318 or visit the event’s website, www.lonestarrally.com.