2017 SEC Softball Championship parking and shuttle info

Where to park for free, when do shuttles start running, and closer to stadium paid parking option

There is a $10 fee for spectator parking on Stephenson Dr (this is DIFFERENT than regular season).

FREE parking is available on the AG campus and shuttles will bring spectators to the softball field.

A large ESPN stage is set up in the parking area between the softball and soccer stadiums.

2017 SEC Softball Tournament final

FREE parking lots

  • AG Campus (shuttle provided)
  • C4 at AG campus – free parking for RVs

$10 PAID parking lot (there is NO In/Out privilege)

  • Portions of S14 on Stephenson Dr
  • Portions of C25 on Stephenson Dr

Permit Parking (specific areas on Stephenson Dr)

  • SEC Softball officials
  • SEC Softball admin/VIP
  • Media/television crew
  • SEC Softball Team vehicles

ADA Parking

  • AG Campus (shuttle provided)

RV Parking

  • C4 – limited RV parking available

Shuttles

Shuttles from the AG campus to Stephenson Dr will begin two hours prior to the first game. Wed & Thur 10 am, Fri 1 pm, Sat 6 pm

Navigating the Cone Zone

There is currently no construction on Neyland Dr where you enter to Stephenson Dr

PLEASE NOTE: Traffic will be heavy on Neyland Dr with Graduation occurring Thur, Fri and Sat also.

 

UT hosts SEC Tennis Tournament Tue 25 – Sun 30

University of Tennessee Knoxville is excited and honored to serve as host for the 2017 SEC Tennis Tournament.

The first matches will take place on Wednesday April 26 and the finals will be on Sunday April 30. Tennessee will play its first match on Thursday April 27 at 3 pm. (Here is the bracket.)

The venue will be Barksdale Tennis Stadium and/or Goodfriend Tennis Stadium depending on the weather.

Parking

Spectators – C11 at Lake Ave and Volunteer Blvd or SC40 Kingston Pike Bldg (it is about 5-7 minutes walk to the stadium from this lot)

Team Vehicles – S25 and the East side of Volunteer Blvd from Andy Holt to Caledonia (next to the N7 garage and the meters have signage)

Officials and ADA – limited S37 spaces at 20th street and Caledonia

2017 SEC Tennis Championship Parking

Here is the link to the UT Sports page for the tournament.

 

April 22 UT Orange and White Game

 

2017 Orange and White Game Parking Map

Parking & Shuttles

See below for a list of free and reserved lots for the 2017 Orange and White Game.

FREE PARKING

Parking is FREE for the Orange & White Game in the following lots and garages:

Garages

  • G1 (McClung Garage)
  • G10 (Enter off Neyland Drive)
  • G11 (Lake Avenue Garage)
  • G12 (White Avenue Garage)
  • G13 (11th Street Garage)
  • G15 (Vol Hall Garage; Section accessed from White Avenue only)
  • G16 (Volunteer Boulevard; Levels 2-5 only)

Surface Lots

  • AG Campus (Shuttles provided)
  • C1 (On Todd Helton Drive behind baseball stadium)
  • C22 (Todd Helton Drive and Volunteer Boulevard)
  • S23 (Natalie Haslam Music Center and Clarence Brown Theater)
  • S23D (Steam Plant)
  • S25 (Across from Alan Jones Aquatic Center)
  • S37 (Lake Avenue and Mountcastle Drive)
  • SC40 (Kingston Pike Building; Shuttles provided)
  • S7A (Cumberland Avenue near Second Creek)
  • C8 (Lake Loudoun Boulevard and Volunteer Boulevard)
  • S9 (Phillip Fulmer Way near Gate 21)
  • S9B (Margaret Alley)
  • S9-A (Art & Architecture)

ADA Parking

  • AG Campus (Shuttles provided)
  • SC40 (Kingston Pike Building; Shuttles provided)

RESERVED PARKING

The following lots are reserved for Tennessee Fund members:

  • G4 (Administrative Garage at Lake Loudoun Boulevard and Phillip Fulmer Way)
  • G5 (Upper level of Administrative Garage)
  • S30 (Surface lot behind Communications Building)

NO GAMEDAY PARKING

Please avoid parking in the following lots:

  • All N parking lots (Reserved for residential students)
  • S12 (Reserved for another campus event)
  • S28 (Chamique Holdsclaw Drive)
  • S37 (Caledonia Avenue)
  • C20 (Peyton Manning Pass; Behind Nursing building)
  • G14 (Pratt Pavilion)
  • Circle Park
  • G16 (Volunteer Boulevard; Ground level)
  • S5 (Tee Martin Drive)
  • Fraternity Park lots

RV Parking

No RV parking is available on campus.

Limited parking is available at the Civic Coliseum for $35, however no shuttle service is provided.

SHUTTLES

Shuttle service to campus begins at 1pm and will unload at Circle Park. Return trips will begin at halftime, and will pick up on Volunteer Boulevard.

Lots with shuttle service:

  • AG Campus
  • SC40 Kingston Pike Building

KAT SERVICE

Knoxville Area Transit (KAT) will NOT run gameday shuttles from Downtown, Market Square or Farragut High School for the Orange and White Game.

KAT will operate its regular Saturday service. Generate your personal trip plan here.

KAT will also be operating the Orange line for the Trolley. Reminder this is FREE.

 

TRAFFIC FLOW

Phillip Fulmer Way will close at 1pm. There will be no access from Cumberland Avenue, Peyton Manning Pass and Lake Loudoun Boulevard after 1pm.

Navigating the Cone Zone

With much construction underway on campus, new and returning visitors will see the following changes:

  • All lanes of Neyland Drive approaching campus are open.
  • “Cone Zone” signs featuring a hard hat-wearing Smokey have been placed around campus, helping direct motorists and pedestrians to find campus parking and detour around the construction. The latest information on campus construction can be found at conezone.utk.edu.

Please note that Cumberland Avenue remains under construction.

Due to campus construction, fans are encouraged to arrive early.

For more specifics – you can go to the UT Sports/Gameday web page.

No T bus service Fri Apr 14 Spring Recess

The University of Tennessee Knoxville will be closed on Friday April 14th for Spring Recess.

  • Friday April 14th – NO bus service – Fort, Neyland, Hill, Late Nite, Link, Access, ORNL and JIAM
  • Saturday April 15th – there will be limited Link service at night.
  • Sunday April 16th – normal service resumes

Transportation alternative around campus and to downtown – Knoxville Trolley and IT’S FREE

The Orange line operates:

  • Friday- from 7 am to 10 pm – every 15 minutes
  • Saturday – from 9 am to 10 pm – every 15 minutes

The Orange route goes through campus, down to University Commons and then proceeds to downtown Knoxville.

KAT Trolley Map Aug 2016

If you need other options for transportation around Knoxville, KAT’s transit system will be operational. You can go to the KAT site and plan your trip with google planner here.

Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon weekend

The Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon will be held Sunday morning April 2nd.

Neyland Dr from Kingston Pike to Lake Loudoun will be CLOSED from Sunday April 2nd from 7:30 am to 9:00 am.

The map shows the snapshot of the route coming through campus. (See actual route here).

You will note it significantly will impact our neighborhoods and campus.

Set up will begin Friday night with cones being set in place for the race route.

You will also see activities on Saturday including:

Covenant Kids Run at 5:30

5K at 7:00 pm

Please note we will also have a very active weekend on campus with Baseball, Softball, Big Orange Preview, and numerous other events.

Shuttle Service and Parking for Rokerthon March 29, 2017

Rokerthon UT Letter Event Map

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Parking 

Participants may park in the G10 garage during the event until 10 am. After 10 am the garage converts back to commuter parking only

Shuttle Service to Neyland Stadium

  • Date – Wednesday March 29, 2017
  • Time – 5:30 – 8:45 am
  • Shuttle service begins @ 4:30 am and runs every 5 minutes
  • Location – drops at Gate 21 @ Neyland Stadium
  • BREAKFAST, t-shirt, goodies, and giveaways
  • Bring UT ID
  • Students and faculty with 9:05 am classes dismissed first

Route 1  UT Campus Housing

  • Sorority Village
  • The Bubble
  • HPER
  • Thornton Athletic Center (for Fraternity Park)

Route 2  The Fort

  • 17th & White (Clement Hall)
  • 17th & Highland (private housing in Ft Sanders)
  • 16th & Laurel (Laurel Apts)
  • White Ave (Vol Hall)

SEC Swimming and Diving Championships Feb 13-18

Allan Jones Aquatic Center will host the 2017 SEC Swimming and Diving Championships

Teams arriving Sunday Feb 12 and Monday Feb 13

Competitions Tuesday Feb 14 to Saturday Feb 18

Significant impact around Allan Jones Aquatic Center regarding parking and transit:

  • S25 – SEC officials will be parking here
  • S29 – this lot closed for event coordination (parking in GF4 for staff)
  • SC40 – Spectators will park in the gravel lot (not on the paved section in from of the OIT offices)
  • C22 – SEC officials, team vehicles, and media will park here and be monitored by attendants

Commuters who park in C22 will be directed to GF4.

UT Drive will be closed to through traffic except for shuttles and UT motor pool.

Knoxville Trolley and the T buses will be adjusting their routes for this event.

Volunteer Blvd parking meters from UT Drive up to the G7 West Campus parking garage will be reserved for the buses from the participating universities.

Below is the map that shows the impact to the west side of campus and parking for SEC officials, media and team vehicles.

2017 SEC Swimming Championship parking for SEC officials, team vehicles and media

Below is the map for Spectators and parking at the Kingston Pike building on the gravel area

2017 SEC Swimming Championship Spectator Parking