Feb. 21, 2013
The University of Minnesota campus will be a popular destination this weekend, as the school is hosting numerous high school and collegiate athletic events.
In an effort to alleviate traffic congestion, fans are advised to arrive early and to know where they are going to park before getting to campus.
For those arriving off of I94 at Huron Blvd, it is suggested that you park in the Oak St. ramp. To get to this ramp, take an immediate left on Fulton St., continue two blocks and then turn right onto Ontario St. to get to the Oak St. ramp.
Fans arriving off of 35W at University Ave. should park in the 4th St. ramp or the Washington Ave. ramp. For the 4th St. ramp, fans should turn left at 17th Ave. to get to gain entry. For the Washington Ave. ramp, fans should turn right on 17th to get to gain entry.
In addition, pay lots are available at the following locations: 4th St. Ramp, Lot 55, Lot 59, Gold Lot, Victory Lot, Ski-U-Mah Lot, Minnesota Lot, Gopher Lot, Washington Ave. Ramp, Church St. Garage, and Oak St. Ramp. The mentioned locations will be open as pay-enter event facilities on both Friday and Saturday night. Some of the listed lots will open earlier in the day Saturday for gymnastics and swimming competition.
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