The eighth annual Shell Eco-Marathon Americas competition will take place April 24th through April 27th, 2014, on the streets of downtown Houston, Texas. Event is held at George R Brown convention Center. Activity begins around 8am and usually closes around 5-6pm daily. But, the students and their cars are available to view and ask questions till late in the evening inside the convention center. No charge for the event to spectators and people with interest. Bring those young mechanical interested children to see the show.