2019 Gameday Information

STADIUM

 

ENHANCED SECURITY AT BRYANT-DENNY STADIUM

In the interest of continued safety for fans, student-athletes, coaches and Gameday personnel, the University of Alabama has implemented walk-through metal detectors at all gates of Bryant-Denny Stadium on Gamedays.

 

CLICK HERE for more information!

 

STADIUM GATES

For the 2019 football season, Bryant-Denny Stadium gates will open 2.5 hours prior to kickoff.

 

CLEAR BAG POLICY

In the interest of public safety and to significantly expedite entry into Bryant-Denny Stadium, the SEC has implemented a clear bag policy that will limit the size and type of bags that may be brought in by fans.

 

CLICK HERE for more information on the Clear Bag Policy

 

CLICK HERE for a list of approved and prohibited items

 

PARKING

 

RESERVED ON CAMPUS PARKING

-Reserved season Lot A passes are available NOW for $125

 

  CLICK HERE to purchase your reserved parking pass

 

-Reserved single game Lot B passes are available NOW for $25

 

  CLICK HERE to purchase your reserved single game parking pass

 

-Reserved Disability Lot 4 season/single game parking is available NOW

 

CLICK HERE to purchase your Disability Lot 4 parking pass

 

 

 

NON RESERVED ON CAMPUS PARKING – PAY AT LOT

Public Grass Lots – $30/game

Bryce Grass Lot – $30/game

Capstone Deck – $30/game

Stallings Drive + Nursing School Lots – $30/game

Disability Lot 4 – Campus Dr Parking Deck – $30/game (people with disabilities ONLY)

 

CLICK HERE to view the Non Reserved Public Parking Map

 

CLICK HERE to view the Crimson Ride Shuttle Map

 

 

TRAFFIC

 

I-20/59 TUSCALOOSA CONSTRUCTION

Construction continues on I-20/59 between exits 77 & 73 in both directions. Narrow lanes and reduced speed limits will likely cause delays. Use Highway 216 Route (exit 100) or Cottondale Route (exit 79) to avoid congestion.

A portion of I-20/59 Northbound is divided into two lanes from Exit 73 to Exit 76.

Fans traveling North from I-359 are highly encouraged to use the left-most lane through to Birmingham.

CLICK HERE to view the New Traffic Pattern Map

Fans traveling on McFarland Blvd. S are highly encouraged to use Skyland Blvd. to I-20/59 N.

 

MCFARLAND BLVD. CLOSURE

A left turn lane from McFarland Blvd. onto I-20/59 N ramp is closed. Fans are highly encouraged to use the Cottondale or Hwy. 216 route when leaving Tuscaloosa.

 

LURLEEN WALLACE DOWNTOWN TUSCALOOSA CONSTRUCTION

Lurleen B. Wallace Blvd. North & South through dowtown Tuscaloosa will continue to undergo construction for the 2019 football season. As a part of a road widening project, various lanes will be closed to traffic throughout the Fall. At least two lanes will remain open in both directions.  These closures may cause traffic delays. Please follow @UAGameday on Twitter for weekly traffic updates.

 

I-20/59 DOWNTOWN BIRMINGHAM CONSTRUCTION

A stretch of I-20/59 in downtown Birmingham will be closed for the 2019 football season.  Fans traveling to Tuscaloosa using I-59 South and I-20 West are highly encouraged to use I-459 South as a detour. For more information on this project CLICK HERE.

 

RIDESHARE POLICY (UBER, JOYRIDE, TAXIS, GOLF CARTS)

Fans are welcome to use ride-sharing services to be dropped off on campus for football games. The designated ride-sharing pick-up & drop-off area is W. 4th Street at Presidential Park.

 

CLICK HERE to view the Gameday Rideshare Pick-Up/Drop-Off Map

 

NO vehicles – including Uber, JoyRide, taxi cabs or golf carts – will be allowed to access the core campus near Bryant-Denny Stadium 3 hours prior to kickoff.

 

TAILGATING

 

TAILGATING ON THE QUAD

Tailgating on the Quad is FREE in our open tailgate areas.  Fans may bring their own tents, tables, TVs, etc. and do NOT need a grounds use permit.

 

CLICK HERE to view the Quad Map

 

For your convenience, we have 2 Quad drop-off periods during which we allow vehicle access to the Quad for fans to unload their tailgating equipment. Quad drop-off is accessed via Stadium Drive.  Each vehicle is allotted 15 minutes of access to 9th Ave. (west side of the Quad) to unload and set up tailgating equipment.

 

NO parking is permitted near the Quad, fans must park in a designated gameday parking area.

 

CLICK HERE to view the Quad Drop-Off Map

  • Friday from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Saturday from 6 a.m. – 8 a.m. (11am kickoff only)
  • Saturday from 7 a.m. – 10 a.m.

 

ITEMS MUST BE REMOVED FROM THE QUAD BY 10 A.M. SUNDAY.  ITEMS LEFT PAST 10 A.M. SUNDAY ARE SUBJECT TO DISPOSAL.

 

EXPOSED ALCOHOL POLICY

In an effort to promote a more family-friendly environment, we ask all fans to store all extra alcohol in coolers or crates inside their tailgating areas.

 

ELECTRICITY ON THE QUAD

The power for tailgating purposes, i.e. auxiliary power, will be cut off on the Quad 1.5 hours after the game is concluded, regardless of game time. However, in the interest of safety, all light poles as well as portable light towers will stay onFans are welcome to stay on the Quad, but the auxiliary power will be shut off after the allotted time. 

 

GAMEDAY SHUTTLES

All shuttles from the Quad or stadium will run until 1.5 hours after the game, regardless of game time. Fans are welcome to stay on the Quad or other areas and tailgate; however, shuttles back to the public parking areas will no longer be running after the allotted time.

 

CLICK HERE to view the Crimson Ride Shuttle Map

 

GAMEDAY INFORMATION TENT

The Gameday Info Tent will be located on the west side of the Quad in front of Bibb Graves Hall. If you have any questions about a location on campus or what is happening on Gameday, feel free to stop by!

 

 

COMMUNICATION

 

WEBSITE

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Our website has been updated with the latest information for the 2019 football season.  We have posted up-to-date information regarding traffic, parking, tailgating and more. Feel free to provide feedback as we aim to provide the best service to our fans!

 

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