City of Houston to Host Drive-through Back to School Fest The Mayor’s Back 2 School Fest


Mayor Sylvester Turner, along with presenting sponsor Shell and the Houston Food Bank, invite elementary students and their parents to the 10th annual City of Houston Back to School Fest on Friday, August 7 and Saturday, August 8 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at NRG Stadium, Yellow Parking Lot (8797 S. Main Street).

Because of COVID-19, this event has been reimagined as a drive-through distribution, and will offer free school supplies, backpacks, masks, and food for 25,000 elementary school students.

Pre-registration is recommended and is now open for all elementary school students and their families in the surrounding Houston area. Please register here:

For additional information and to register your students in grades K–5, visit

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