AIEA (HawaiiNewsNow) - The University of Hawai'i football season opener against Colorado is set for Saturday, September 3, 2011. Kickoff is scheduled for 4:15 p.m.
The Lower Halawa Parking Lot (Gates 3 and 4) will open at 11:15 a.m., while all other lots (Upper Halawa, UH Reserved, and Kamehameha) will open at 12:15 p.m.
Alternate parking is also available to Radford High School, Kam Drive In, and Leeward Community College (LCC). Ford Island will not be available for the game. Please note opening and closing times:
Kam Drive-In (1:45 pm – 1 hour after game) Parking is $5 per vehicle with FREE shuttle service.
Leeward Community College (1:45 pm – 1 hour after game) Parking is FREE. Cost is $2 for shuttle service.
Radford High School (12:45 pm – 1 hour after game) Parking is $5. NO shuttle service available.
Note: Security is present at all alternate parking sites. Shuttle service begins two hours and 30 minutes prior to kickoff and up to one hour after the game ends.
There will be no public parking available on the inner circle, except for the limited amount of ADA stalls. These ADA stalls will be open to the public on a first-come, first-serve basis. Parking attendants will be asking for ADA placards and ADA issued identification cards. Guests who are unable to produce the placard and the ID card to match a person inside the vehicle will not be allowed to park in the ADA areas.
Turnstile gates will open at 2:15 p.m. Strict enforcement on outside food and beverages will be enforced at the gates. The Honolulu Police Department will also be performing sobriety checks around the stadium after the game. Fans are asked to drink responsibly and use a designated driver.
TRAFFIC & PARKING FLOW CHART (TRAFFIC UPDATES available on ESPN 1420 AM)
Entrance through Gate 1 (Main Salt Lake) – ADA, Bus Lot and Sections 1-7 only (PASSES ONLY)
Entrance through Gate 2 (North Kamehameha) – Parking areas 8-14 only (PASSES ONLY)
Entrance through Gate 3 (Halawa) – Upper and Lower Halawa parking lots only
Entrance through Gate 4 (Lower Salt Lake) – Upper and Lower Halawa parking lots only
Entrance through Gate 5 (Kamehameha) – Kamehameha parking lot only