Art Car Parade & Route Information, May 12, 2012 + Sneak Peak at Discovery Green, May 11, 2012 May 8, 2012 by Jill Jarvis Leave a Comment The Art Cars are coming! The 25th annual parade is May 12, 2012, on Allen Parkway. It runs along Allen Parkway, from Waugh to Bagby. Go HERE for details. View Larger Map The Art Car weekend is put on by the Orange Show and is a “vehicle for the message that art is an integral part of everyone’s everyday life.”. You can see some of last years amazing vehicles HERE. The night before the parade, you can take a sneak peak at Discovery Green. This is a free family event with music, kids activities and lots of art cars. Go HERE for details.