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Football Game Day Traffic Patterns

Aug 16, 2016

IMPORTANT: New Gameday Traffic Patterns

 

 

In an effort to improve fan safety and follow best practices for security of large events, the Ohio University Police Department has developed new football gameday traffic patterns for 2016. These changes will close a portion of South Green Drive near Peden Stadium. As such, fans should follow these guidelines for arrival to the game:

 

 

Ohio Bobcat Club Members

 

 

All Ohio Bobcat Club members with a donor parking pass (Green, Orange or Blue Lot) should arrive to campus via the SR 682/Richland Ave. exit of US 33/50. Donors should proceed through the roundabout and over the Richland Avenue Bridge to reach their designated parking lot.

 

 

Please note that new this season, Orange Lot pass holders will drive through the traffic light and access the Orange Lot via Bobcat Lane (passing in front of Baker Center). For more information on these changes, please call 740-593-1176.

 

 

General Public

 

 

Arriving from the North (US 33) or East (US 50/32):
Fans driving from these locations should arrive to campus via the Co. Rd. 25/Stimson Ave. exit. Once off the highway, fans should follow the posted signage to the nearest gameday parking lot.

 

 

Arriving from the South (US 33) or West (US 50/32):
Fans driving from these locations should arrive to campus via the SR 682/Richland Ave. exit. Once off the highway, fans should proceed through the roundabout and over the Richland Avenue Bridge before following the posted signage to the nearest gameday parking lot.

 

 

 

 

 

Ohio Bobcat Club Member Parking

 


There are 3 major donor parking lots adjacent to Peden Stadium. In order to receive a pass for these lots, fans must be football season ticket holders and members of the Ohio Bobcat Club. Access to these lots is determined as follows:

 

 

Blue Lot: Ohio Bobcat Club members at the Bobcat Fan level ($100) and up

 

Green Lot: Ohio Bobcat Club members at the Captain level and up

 

To make a gift to the Ohio Bobcat Club, please click here or call 740-593-1176.

 

 

Pepsi Tailgreat Park presented by Holzer Health System

 


Parking in Pepsi Tailgreat Park presented by Holzer Health System is open on a first-come, first-serve basis to all fans with an Ohio Bobcat Club donor parking pass. Parking availability is limited and is weather permitting.

 

Disability Parking

 


Disability parking is available underneath the Convocation Center (University lot 129). A limited number of spaces are also available in each of the lots surrounding the stadium. All disability parking is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Disability hangtag or designated license plate is required for all locations. Game day parking fees apply.

 

 

RV Parking

 


Overnight RV parking is available to all fans on a first-come, first-serve basis. Limited RV parking is available at the Convocation Center for Ohio Bobcat Club members at the Captain level or higher. Contact the Ohio Bobcat Club at 740-593-1176 for more details. Additional RV parking is available at The Ridges on a first-come, first-serve basis. Fans should contact parking services at 740-593-1917 to secure an RV parking space at The Ridges.

 

 

Gameday Shuttles

 


Gameday shuttles are operated free of charge at all home football games. Shuttles are run from select outer lots, including Lot 143 (Central Food Building), Lots 145/148 (Ohio University Facilities Building), Lot 147 (Human Resource Building), Lot 109 (Life Science Building) the West Union Street Office Center lot as well as all lots at The Ridges. For more information on gameday shuttles, please call Ohio University Parking Services at 740-593-1917.

 

 

Tailgating

 


Tailgating by your vehicle is permitted in all gameday and donor lots. Fans are not permitted to encroach on adjacent parking spaces in order to allow for maximum lot capacity.