Contestant Direction to Katy ISD’s Billy Morgan Arena @ Gerald D. Young Agricultural Science Center, 5825 Katy Hockley Cutoff Rd., Katy TX.  77493

 

***DO NOT ATTEMPT TO ENTER FACILITY WITH TRUCK AND TRAILER OFF KATY HOCKLEY CUTOFF RD.   THERE WILL NO ENTRANCE OFF THIS ROAD FOR TRUCKS AND TRAILERS***

 

***Most favorable route for rodeo contestants with large truck and trailers to rodeo facility.  Solely relying on GPS for directions could very possibly take you down rough roads with narrow turns for large trucks and trailers. ***

 

From Austin

Route 1.

TX-71 East to Columbus.  At Columbus merge onto IH-10 East.  IH-10 East to exit 737 (Pederson Rd).  North approx. 1 mile to TX 90.  Turn Left onto TX 90 approx. ½ mile to FM 2855.  Right onto FM 2855 for approx. 7 miles to FM 529.  Right on FM 529 approx. 3 miles to Pitts Rd.  Right on Pitts Rd. approx. 1 mile to Beckendorff Rd.  Left on Beckendorff Rd. approx. 1 ¾ miles to rodeo contestant entrance on the right.

Route 2.

(1)     US-290 East to Hockley.  Exit Roberts Rd. /Katy Hockley Rd.  Turn right onto Katy Hockley Rd, continue approx. 1.7 miles to 3 way stop, turn right.   Continue approx. 6.3 miles to traffic light, turn right onto Katy Hockley Rd.  Go 1 mile to stop sign and turn left onto Katy Hockley Rd.  Go 3 miles to Beckendorff Rd.  Turn left onto Beckedorff Rd., continue approx. ¾ miles to rodeo contestant entrance on the right.

OR

(2)  US-290 East to Hockley.  Exit Roberts Rd. /Katy Hockley Rd.  Turn right onto Katy Hockley Rd, continue approx. 1.7 miles to 3 way stop, turn right.Continue approx. 8.3 miles to FM-529, at 4 way stop (blinking light) turn right.  Continue approx. 2 miles to Pitts Rd. (go straight thru the second blinking light).  Turn left onto Pitts Rd., continue approx. 1 mile to Beckendorff Rd.  Turn left onto Beckedorff Rd., continue approx. 1 ¾ miles to rodeo contestant entrance on the right.

 

From Beaumont

IH-10 West to exit 737 (Pederson Rd).  North approx. 1 mile to TX 90.  Turn Left onto TX 90 approx. ½ mile to FM 2855.  Right onto FM 2855 for approx. 7 miles to FM 529.  Right on FM 529 approx. 3 miles to Pitts Rd.  Right onto Pitts Rd. approx. 1 mile to Beckendorff Rd.  Left onto Beckendorff Rd. approx. 1 ¾ miles to rodeo contestant entrance on the right.  NOTE:  M-F, 3:00pm-7:00pm, please allow extra time for Houston traffic.


 

 

From Dallas

IH – 45 South to Madisonville take exit 142.  Turn right on US – 190 to Bryan.  Turn left onto Tx – 6 South to Hempstead.  Take Houston exit (US - 290/TX – 6) to Roberts Rd. /Katy Hockley Rd. exit.

(1)   Right onto Katy Hockley Rd, continue approx. 1.7 miles to 3 way stop, turn right.   Continue approx. 6.3 miles to traffic light, turn right onto Katy Hockley Rd.  Go 1 mile to stop sign and turn left onto Katy Hockley Rd.  Go 3 miles to Beckendorff Rd.  Turn left onto Beckedorff Rd., continue approx. ¾ miles to rodeo contestant entrance on the right.

OR

 (2)   Right on Katy Hockley Rd. approx. 1.7 miles to 3 way stop, turn right.  Continue approx. 8.3 miles to FM-529, at 4 way stop (blinking light) turn right.  Continue approx. 2 miles to Pitts Rd. (go straight thru the second blinking light).  Turn left onto Pitts Rd., continue approx. 1 mile to Beckendorff Rd.  Turn left onto Beckedorff Rd., continue approx. 1 ¾ miles to rodeo contestant entrance on the right. 

 

 

From Ft. Worth

 IH-35 South to Waco take exit TX 6 (South) to Hempstead.  Take Houston exit (US - 290/TX – 6) to Roberts Rd. /Katy Hockley Rd. exit.

(1)      Right on Katy Hockley Rd. approx. 1.7 miles to 3 way stop, turn right.  Continue approx. 6.3 miles to traffic light, turn right onto Katy Hockley Rd.  Go 1 mile to stop sign and turn left onto Katy Hockley Rd.  Go 3 miles to Beckendorff Rd.  Turn left onto Beckedorff Rd., continue approx. ¾ miles to rodeo contestant entrance on the right.

OR

(2)   Right on Katy Hockley Rd. approx. 1.7 miles to 3 way stop, turn right.  Continue approx. 8.3 miles to FM-529, at 4 way stop (blinking light) turn right.  Continue approx. 2 miles to Pitts Rd. (go straight thru the second blinking light).  Turn left onto Pitts Rd., continue approx. 1 mile to Beckendorff Rd.  Turn left onto Beckedorff Rd., continue approx. 1 ¾ miles to rodeo contestant entrance on the right. 

 

 

From San Antonio

IH-10 East to exit 737 (Pederson Rd).  North approx. 1 mile to TX 90.  Turn Left onto TX 90 approx. ½ mile to FM 2855.  Right onto FM 2855 for approx. 7 miles to FM 529.  Right on FM 529 approx. 3 miles to Pitts Rd.  Right on Pitts Rd. approx. 1 mile to Beckendorff Rd.  Left on Beckendorff Rd. approx. 1 ¾ miles to rodeo contestant entrance on the right.