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Getting Around UT Dec 2018 and early Jan 2019

December 18 early January 19 newsletter Issue 34

Stories in the December 2018 and early Jan 2019 edition

  • Student Union II move-in – what offices will be located there and parking
  • Dec events – Trans-Siberian Orchestra and Harlem Globetrotters
  • Calendar of events impacting parking and mobility (due to space limitations, please check UT Athletics for their event calendar including basketball games)
  • T Bus schedule during finals and Winter Break
  • Parking on campus during winter break

Getting Around UT November 2018

Getting Around UT November 2018

November calendar of events impacting mobility and parking

National Gold Star Memorial “Remembering Our Fallen” visits UT campus Nov 8-11

Veterans, families and friends are encouraged to visit the memorial on Sunday November 11th Veteran’s Day

Parking available in S-23 near Natalie Haslam Music Building and Clarence Brown or at G16 Volunteer Blvd garage at Pat Head Summitt St.

Please note no parking is available during the day Thur or Fri due to classes and Sat due to the home football game.

National Gold Star Memorial visits UT Nov 8-11

National Gold Star Memorial “Remembering Our Fallen” visits UT Nov 8-11, 2018. This photo memorial will be displayed on the pedestrian walkway from Thursday evening to Sunday afternoon.

Sponsored by HonorAir Knoxville, Prestige Cleaners, Prestige Tuxedo in partnership with the University of Tennessee & UT Sports.

“Our mission is to honor our military from today’s War on Terror going back to World War II, including those who have died, while serving the United States of America. We do that by creating photo memorials, holding events open to veterans, their families and the public, and recording stories to share with future generations.”

Sunday November 11th is the recommended day for guests to visit the memorial and FREE parking will be available in the S-23 parking lot by Natalie Haslam Music Bldg and Clarence Brown Theater.

NO public parking is available on Saturday Nov 10th due to football game with Kentucky on campus.


Thursday Nov 8 (opens at 6:00 pm)
2:30-5:30 pm
Set up of exhibit on Pedestrian walkway

7:30 pm
Wreath Laying Ceremony Elected officials & Gold Star Families
Thursday night parking in S23 next to Music building or G16 garage (levels G-2) at Volunteer Blvd and Pat Summitt St

Friday Nov 9  

Update on parking:  Due to student and staff parking on campus for classes, guest parking available in the new Terrace Ave garage:

Saturday Nov 10 UT vs Kentucky Football – football game attendees are encouraged to walk over and experience the memorial
NO parking is available due to gameday

Sunday Nov 11 (closes at 4:00 pm)

8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Veteran’s Day—Recommended Public Viewing Day
(due to availability of close parking)

Parking in S23 next to Music building or G16 garage (levels  G-2) at Volunteer Blvd and Pat Head Summitt St

4:00-6:00 pm
Disassemble and pack display





Fri Nov 2 Homecoming parade, StompFest, and Bonfire

Homecoming Friday Nov 2nd – Events which impact mobility and parking

Homecoming Parade Route 2018

Time: Parade starts at 4:00 pm from Circle Park, heads North on Volunteer Blvd to Cumberland Ave and turns left onto Cumberland Ave to 18th St and turns left at the end of the parade route.

Cumberland Ave Merchants: Will have pop-up stands and prizes valued at $1,500 – please be sure to visit the merchants

Little Vols: Participate in the parade, then exit parade route at Melrose (Tyson Alumni House) and return to Lindsey Nelson Baseball Field for Lil Vols at the ballpark.

Parking for parade: G16 next to Stokley Residence Hall

WATCH out for Lil Vols walking through campus when you are leaving campus


  • Circle Park CLOSED from 2 pm to 4:15 pm for parade line up
  • Volunteer Blvd from Peyton Manning Pass to Cumberland Ave CLOSED from 4:00 to 4:40 pm (or until parade clears the street)
  • Cumberland Ave from 16th to 18th st closed for parade from 4:15 to 4:50 pm (or until parade clears the street)
  • Lake Ave from 18th to 19th NO on-street parking due to parade will end in this location



Time: 7:00 pm (recommend to be in your seats by 6:30)

Location: Cox Auditorium

Parking: G10 next to Neyland Stadium, please remember to leave G10 after the event so security can prepare for the home game on Saturday


SGA Bonfire @ Fiji Island in Fraternity Park at 10:00 pm

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