Shuttle Service, Free Downtown Parking Available During KU Home Football Games

Aug. 28, 2010

LAWRENCE, Kan. — KU football fans will once again be able to park free in Downtown Lawrence and catch a ride to and from Memorial Stadium on game days this football season.

Downtown-to-Memorial Stadium service will be available for all six home-game Saturdays and for the Thursday evening, Oct. 14 KU/K-State game. Fans can enjoy Downtown restaurants and shops before and after the game.

Parking in the New Hampshire Street Parking Garage (900 block of New Hampshire) and on the lower level and ramps of the Riverfront Parking Garage (600 block of New Hampshire) will be free on game days (after 4 p.m. Oct. 14). Round-trip shuttle service to and from Memorial Stadium is $1 per passenger. The service will run two hours prior to kickoff and one hour after the game or when no additional post-game passengers are present.

Downtown pick-up points for the shuttle are across the street and just north of the New Hampshire Street garage, and at the cutout in front of the Riverfront Garage. Buses will display: #11 Downtown/Football Service.

Bus service will pick up and drop off passengers at three stops – Memorial Stadium, the New Hampshire Street Parking Garage and the Riverfront Parking Garage.

For information on full-season, single-game and affordable special ticket packages for KU football games, log on to kuathletics.com or call 800-34-HAWKS.