Prepaid Parking for Season Ticket Holders
Season ticket holders who purchased prepaid parking in the Red, Yellow and Green "C" Lots should refer to the video mailed to their attention and also to the color-coded map provided in the Louisville SportsReport. All lots open five hours before kickoff.
Red Lot customers access parking off Floyd St. via the new Central Ave. extension off Crittenden Drive ONLY. Fans with Yellow Lot passes should reach parking areas off Floyd St. via Warnock St. ONLY. Green "C" lot patrons must access the parking lot by way of Park Ave./Floyd St. off Crittenden Drive.
U of L season ticket holders with prepaid parking in Green Lots "A" and "B" may park in a reserved area at the Kentucky Fair and Exposition nearest the open end of Cardinal Stadium. Shuttles from the KFEC to Papa John's Cardinal Stadium will be provided for prepaid Green parking customers only. Green Lot patrons should enter the KFEC through Gates 1 and 6.
A shuttle for handicapped patrons will be available from all parking lots.
Floyd Street and the new Central Ave. extension off Crittenden Drive will be accessible ONLY to vehicles displaying parking permits.
Alternative Parking Areas
A pedestrian cross walk over the railroad tracks is available at the end of Central Ave. nearest the stadium for fans parking west of the stadium site.
Paid Parking Lots
- Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center - preferred entry at Gates 1 and 6. This is the preferred lot for fans from visiting schools. Cost for parking is $3.
- Manual High School, between Lee St. and Cardinal Blvd.
- Masterson's Restaurant, 1830 South Third St.
- College Book Warehouse, 1819 South Brook St.
- Third Street lot just south of Eastern Parkway on left
- Holy Name Convent, 2912 South Third St.
Free Parking AreaA large lot is located off Fourth St. at the northwest corner of the U of L campus. Quickest access to this lot on game day is to exit at St. Catherine Street off I-65 South, turning left on fourth street, and driving approximately 10 blocks to this lot which begins at Bloom Ave.
Streetside ParkingArea north of Churchill Downs bordered by Montana Street on the north, Third Street on the east, Central Avenue south and Taylor Boulevard west, accessible off Third or Fourth Street.