WSU vs. Tulsa on Tuesday
Record attendance is expected for the first collegiate basketball game Tuesday at INTRUST Bank Arena, featuring Wichita State University and the University of Tulsa. The expected crowd of 15,000 would be the largest single-attendance event held at the arena. In order to best manage the event, the following parking information is being provided by WSU, Sedgwick County, Wichita Downtown Development Corp. and INTRUST Bank Arena.
Designated arena parking lots open as early as 4 p.m.; doors open at 5:30 p.m.; and tip-off is at 7:05 p.m.
City-managed parking lots
Several City-managed parking lots will be reserved for Wichita State University season ticket holders. Season ticket holders received their parking lot instructions with their game tickets. The lots, which will be operated by WSU and will not be available to the general public, are: City Lot A (parking garage, 171 S. Emporia), City Lot D (777 E. Waterman), and the Spaghetti Works lot (649 E. Douglas). Season ticketholders who have questions regarding their parking area should contact the WSU Athletic Department at (316) 978-FANS.
The following parking lots will be available to the general public at $5 per vehicle: City Lot B (326 E. English), City Lot C (584 E. Emporia), PEC2 (300 S. Topeka), GLMV 1 (431 S. Francis), GLMV 3 (410 S. Emporia), and the Transit Center lot (477 E. William).
ADA parking for WSU season ticketholders will be available in City lots A and D, and the Spaghetti Works lot. ADA parking for the general public will be available in City Lots B and C, the Transit Center parking lot, and on-site at the arena on the north side along Waterman and on the south side in Lots 2 and 4. The charge for all ADA parking is $4 a vehicle, and a placard and identification card must be provided.
In addition to its regular operation, the Q-Line shuttle bus system will operate six additional buses from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and eight additional buses from 9 p.m. to 10 p.m. As with all arena events, free parking and shuttle service will be offered at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium.
For access to parking and shuttle maps for the WSU men’s basketball game and a complete list of designated lots for INTRUST Bank Arena, along with Q-line shuttle hours and pickup locations, please visit www.parkdowntown.org.