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WHITE CANE DAY 2017 MARCHING ROUTE INFORMAIOTN


2017 Austin White Cane Day marching route Information

 

There will be four different marching routes to choose from. All marches start promptly at 9:00 AM.

 

Please do not completely block sidewalks while waiting to begin march to be courteous to other pedestrians.

 

LOCATION 1 – WALGREENS at 4501 Guadalupe on bus routes #1, #5 and #338

Meet on the lower sidewalk along the 45th side of the Walgreens.   

Walk west (right) along the north side of 45th. 

Cross Guadalupe and a couple of driveways to arrive at North Lamar Blvd.  

Cross North Lamar

Continue west and turn right into the 2nd driveway to enter TSBVI

Continue north to the event area on the right and gather in front of the DJ.

 

LOCATION 2 –The Pit Barbeque at 4707 Burnet Rd. on bus route #3:

Meet in the parking lot of the restaurant

Walk south (left) along Burnet Rd.

Cross several driveways leading to the intersection of 45th and Burnet.

Turn east along the gradual turn onto 45th

Continue east and turn into the 3rd driveway to enter TSBVI

Continue north to the event area on the right and gather in front of the DJ.

 

LOCATION 3 – Central Market at 4001 North Lamar Blvd on bus routes #338 and #803: *Marchers may travel on the east and west sides of North Lamar Blvd.*

East side: 

Travel north (right) along North Lamar Blvd. 

Cross 4 driveways to arrive at 45th Street  

Cross North Lamar Blvd.

Cross 45th Street 

Continue west and turn right into the 2nd driveway to enter TSBVI

Continue north to the event area on the right and gather in front of the DJ.

West Side: 

Travel north (right) crossing 40th, 41st, 42nd, 43rd and 44th streets.  

Do not cross 45th Street. 

Turn west along 45th Street crossing Marathon Blvd. to the lighted midblock crossing  

Cross 45th at the lighted midblock crossing

Turn west (left) along 45th Street

Turn right at first driveway to enter TSBVI

Continue north to the event area on the right and gather in front of the DJ.

 

LOCATION 4 – Triangle Station on W. Guadalupe on bus routes #801 and #1 

 

East Side

Meet on the grass behind Triangle Station  

Locate the mid-block crossing on W. Guadalupe 

Walk west (straight) along W. 47th crossing Triangle Avenue to arrive at North Lamar Blvd

Cross North Lamar Blvd at the mid-block crossing

Turn south (left) crossing 3 driveways until you arrive at Sunshine 

Cross the Merger of Sunshine at North Lamar Blvd

Continue south (straight) to 45th Street

Turn west (right) on 45th

Continue west and turn right into the 2nd driveway to enter TSBVI

Continue north to the event area on the right and gather in front of the DJ.

 

 

West Side

Meet near the building line behind Triangle Station

Walk west (straight) along W. 47th crossing Triangle Avenue to arrive at North Lamar Blvd

Cross North Lamar Blvd at the mid-block crossing

Turn south (left) crossing 3 driveways until you arrive at Sunshine 

Cross the Merger of Sunshine at North Lamar Blvd

Cross the Merger of Sunshine at North Lamar Blvd

Continue south (straight) to 45th Street

Turn west (right) on 45th

Continue west and turn right into the 2nd driveway to enter TSBVI

Continue north to the event area on the right and gather in front of the DJ.

 

There will be Lions Club Volunteers at key points along the marches.  The sidewalks are narrow so please be respectful of other marchers. Remember we will be approaching the same entry into TSBVI around the same time.  Please be patient, it is all about public awareness and having fun.

 

PLEASE OBEY ALL TRAFFIC LAWS