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Ralphie's Independence Day Blast!

Public parking on Main Campus will be free for the event in the following parking lots: Euclid Autopark, 204, 306, 308, 402, 414, 418, 430, 436/494, 440 and 470. Parking attendants will be on site to assist.  

Free disability parking will also be available in the following parking lots: 354, 359, and 360. Parking attendants will be on site to assist. 

There will be a restricted event security zone just north of the stadium, and no through traffic will be permitted between Folsom Street & Euclid Avenue on Colorado Avenue & 18th Street.

Free public parking will also be available at the 29th Street Mall. The HOP bus and CU's Transportation Services will be providing shuttle service to/from Folsom Field. Check out Bus Info.

For more event info visit the Ralphie's Independence Day website.

In order to provide a safe event area for vehicular and pedestrian traffic, the following parking permit holders will be relocated. See the list below for impacts and alternate parking arrangements. Vehicle access will be limited to emergency vehicles and authorized event traffic on both Colorado Avenue and 18th Street. Traffic attendants will be in place at the intersections of Folsom/Colorado, and Euclid Ave. /18th St.
 

Lot #

Restrictions

Effective

Lot use related to Ralphie’s Independence Day Blast and alternative parking

169

5 p.m. Fri., July 3, 

- 11:30 p.m. Sat., July 4

  • Park in RG Zone (Parking structure and surface lots on Regent & Colorado).
  • NOTE: CU & ROTC service vehicles must relocate to lot 436/494 (Regent/Colorado) from 5 p.m. Thurs., July 2 through 9 a.m. Mon., July 6.

360

5 p.m. Fri., July 3, 

- 11:30 p.m. Sat., July 4

  • Park in lot 437
  • RG Zone (Parking structure and surface lots on Regent & Colorado).

398,399

5 p.m. Fri., July 3, 

- 11:30 p.m. Sat., July 4

  • Park in lot 439 (East side of Aerospace Engineering off Colorado Ave).

378

5 p.m. Fri., July 3, 

- 11:30 p.m. Sat., July 4

  • Park in RG Zone (Parking structure and surface lots on Regent & Colorado).
  • NOTE: CU service vehicles must relocate to lot 436/494 (Regent/Colorado) from 5 p.m. Thurs., July 2 through 9 a.m. Mon., July 6.

384, 386

5 p.m. Fri., July 3, 

- 11:30 p.m. Sat., July 4

  • Park in RG Zone (Parking structure and surface lots on Regent & Colorado).
  • 380 (University/Macky Dr.).
  • NOTE: CU service vehicles must relocate to lot 436/494 (Regent/Colorado) from 5 p.m. Thurs., July 2 through 9 a.m. Mon., July 6.
Persons with disabilities who need parking arrangements not provided here may call Parking and Transportation Services at 303-492-7384, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., for assistance.

If you have event questions please go to the event website at http://www.boulder4thofjuly.com. If you have parking questions, please call PTS at 303-492-7384 or email pts.business@colorado.edu during business hours for assistance.

 

PTS works closely with several campus affiliates and non-affiliates to coordinate traffic and parking logistics for events that occur on campus. Our PTS Traffic & Events staff ensure that adequate parking is available for their guests and that impacts to the campus community are minimized. To schedule parking for your event, contact pts-events@colorado.edu.

Fall 2015 Move-In

Want to learn more about move-in? Students living in the residence halls have been assigned specific dates and times to move in. For additional information, please visit the Housing & Dining Services website.

Need Help Planning Parking For Your Event?

Submit an event parking request form

Attending Campus Events and Need Parking?

Navigate to our Visitor/Short-term Parking page for information about visitor parking, temporary permits, Euclid AutoPark, meters, and more.

Large events often have special parking procedures, with attendants on-hand to direct traffic.

Parking for stadium events like football games and the Bolder Boulder typically costs $20.00.

If you attend a smaller event during the university's business hours (8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Mon. - Fri.), the event host may have made parking arrangements that could save you time and money. Contact your event's host, or contact us at pts-events@colorado.edu or call 303-492-1323.