The 2014 Houston Astros Caravan will kick off the Beaumont leg of its tour with a flag-raising ceremony at City Hall on Thursday, Jan. 23, at 11:30 a.m. Team members and representatives will join Mayor Becky Ames to “raise the flag over Astros Country” before heading to other locations throughout the city.
Beaumont is part of a 31-city itinerary that spans seven days and includes four simultaneous tours. Mayor Ames will be joined by players Lucas Harrell and Josh Fields. After the ceremony, the caravan will make stops at the Southeast Texas Food Bank, Chick-fil-A, and Academy Sports + Outdoors.
Beaumont City Hall is located at 801 Main Street. This event is free and open to the public. For more information on the caravan and a complete schedule of stops, visit the www.astros.com/caravan.