Football Season Is Here! (Click here for more)
|Date: Thursday, August 30th, 2012||Return to Archive|
The football season has begun! Saturday, September 1, 2012 will be the season’s opener when the WKU Hilltoppers host Austin Peay.
Kick-off is at 6:00 p.m. with tailgating festivities beginning at 11:30 a.m. For a detailed tailgating map, please click here.
Several parking lots will be reserved for event parking. These lots will close Friday evening at 10:00 p.m. and must be cleared by 7:00 a.m. Saturday morning:
- All parking lots surrounding Diddle Arena
- Parking spaces along Avenue of Champions down to University Blvd.
- South Lawn
- Parking Structure 2 (PS2)
- Schneider Hall
- Jones Jaggers Lot
- Back portion of Creason Lot
- Gated Regents Lot
- McCormack Lot
In addition, roads will close prior to the game and post-game event traffic will be controlled by police officers at key intersections. Road closings will begin 6 1/2 hours prior to kick-off and last throughout the event.
- College Heights Blvd. will be closed between Colonnade Drive and University Blvd. Access will be restricted to HAF permit holders, tailgating season pass holders, and tailgating day parking customers.
- Avenue of Champions will be closed at College Heights Blvd. Access will be restricted to HAF permit holders.
- Post-event traffic will be controlled at PS1, PS2, University Blvd., and Russellville Road.
To see a map of the reserved parking lots and road closings, click here.
As we implement the event parking and traffic control plan, your cooperation is appreciated.
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