Parking areas, shuttles announced for Garth Brooks concert

Shuttles begin at 5:00 p.m. and will be $5 each way and $10 round trip. The last bus will leave at 6:15 p.m. from each respective lot.  
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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — There will be several shuttle services and parking lots available around Lincoln on Saturday for the Garth Brooks concert.

Those locations include:

Shuttles begin at 5:00 p.m. and will be $5 each way and $10 round trip. The last bus will leave at 6:15 p.m. from each respective lot.

Stadium unloading and loading location is on “R” Street, between 12th and 14th streets. Buses return to the lots immediately after the concert.

The concert begins at 7:00 p.m. at Memorial Stadium.

Two options to purchase tickets for the shuttle service:

  1. Text “Token” to 41411 to download the Token Transit app to purchase your shuttle tickets.
  2. Present your ticket on your phone when boarding the bus to and from the concert. (You must be able to access the internet when boarding.)

Priority routes:

Visitors to Lincoln are encouraged to arrive early and use the following routes to avoid closures and delays:

  • I-80/Highway 77 (from west) – Take exit 397, follow Hwy. 77 south, take the Rosa Parks Way exit east, and follow South 10th Street into downtown
  • Highway 77 (from south) – Take the Rosa Parks Way exit east, and follow South 10th Street into downtown
  • I-80/Cornhusker Hwy. (from east) – Take exit 409, follow Cornhusker Hwy. and turn south on State Fair Park Drive and continue west on Salt Creek Roadway
  • I-80/I-180 – Take exit 401a, merge onto I-180 south, then merge onto Ninth Street. Expect delays using this route.
  • Lincoln residents traveling downtown from the north should follow Antelope Valley Parkway to Salt Creek Roadway. Drivers from the south should follow Normal Boulevard/Capitol Parkway to “N” Street downtown. 

City parking options:

Parking meters are enforced Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Visitors may park at any meter all day for only $10 with the PassportParking app available at https://qrco.de/bcICCF. For more information about reserved parking and other downtown parking options, visit parkandgo.org. Park and Go facilities are credit card only for event parking:

  • Red 1 Garage, 555 “R” Street – $20
  • Green 2 Garage, 530 “P” Street – $20
  • Blue 3 Garage, 535 “P” Street – $20
  • Lumberworks Garage, 700 “N” Street – $20
  • Haymarket Garage, 848 “Q” Street – $20
  • Market Place Garage, 925 “Q” Street – $20
  • Que Place Garage, 1111 “Q” Street – $20
  • Larson Garage, 1317 “Q” Street – $20
  • University Square Garage, 101 N. 14th St. – $20
  • Depot South Lot, Seventh and “O” streets – $20
  • North Bottoms Lot, 1310 Charleston Street – $20
  • Center Park Garage, 1120 “N” Street – $1

Other downtown street closures:

  • 14th Street between “O” and “P” streets – Zoofest, Thursday, August 12 and Friday, August 13
  • “N” Street between 14th and 16th streets and Centennial Mall South between “M” and “O” streets – Lincoln on the Streets, Friday, August 13
  • Seventh and Eighth streets, Canopy Street between “P” and “Q” streets, “P” Street between Seventh and Eighth streets and “Q” Street between Seventh and Canopy streets – Haymarket Farmers Market, Saturday, August 14
  • Stadium Drive west of the stadium will be closed to all vehicles. Passenger drop-off and pick-up will not be allowed in front of the stadium before or after the concert.
  • 17th Street from “R” to “X” streets on the UNL City Campus

For more information on concert shuttles, visit lincoln.ne.gov (search: garth brooks). Current information on street closures is available at lincoln.ne.gov/closures or through the Waze mobile app.

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