Nov. 29, 2012
STANFORD, Calif. - Stanford Athletics is working around the clock with the Pac-12 Conference to prepare for the 2nd annual Pac-12 Football Championship Game scheduled for Friday, November 30, at 5 p.m. at Stanford Stadium. A number of unique circumstances come with hosting a Friday football game. Fans are encouraged to arrive early and allow extra time for parking and venue access because of the unusual game day and start time.
Ticket Office Extends Hours to Accommodate Advance Will Call Ticket Pickup
Because tickets purchased on game week could not be mailed prior to the game, fans that opted to pick up tickets at will call are encouraged to stop by the Stanford Athletics Ticket Office for advance will call pick up. The ticket office has extended its hours of operation and has been open from 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. on game week to accommodate advance will call pick up.
To visit the ticket office early in the day on game day, customers should park in temporary parking spots in Lot #6 (Track House lot) located on the corner of Galvez and Campus Drive near the Visitor's Center. Only cars with Pac-12 Football Championship parking passes will be allowed access to Lot #1 (Sunken Diamond lot) on game day.
Getting to the Game
Heavy traffic is expected near the Stanford campus between 2-6 p.m., and shuttle services may be delayed due to congestion.
To avoid campus traffic, fans should consider taking public transportation to the game. Caltrain has updated its train schedule to accommodate fans attending the Stanford vs. UCLA game. Fans may take Caltrain to the Palo Alto station to get to the game. Caltrain will make stops at Stanford Stadium station for fans heading home, beginning three hours after kickoff. For more information about Caltrain's services on game day, click here.
Game Day Parking is $25 Cash Only
Parking for the Pac-12 Football Championship Game is $25, cash only. To help ease parking lot ingress congestion, fans should have their pre-purchased parking pass or cash ready prior to arriving at the entrance to parking lots.
Lots #1 (Sunken Diamond), #2 (El Camino Grove) and #3 will open on Friday, November 30 at 11:00 a.m. All other parking lots will open at noon. Lots #1, #2, #6 (Track House), Galvez Field and Masters Grove will only be accessible for pass holders.
For more parking details or to view the Pac-12 Football Championship Game Parking Map, click here.
Fans attending the NCAA Women's Volleyball 1st and 2nd Round Tournament at Maples Pavilion will have limited FREE parking starting at 4:00 p.m. in the Maples Parking Lot and Parking Structure 7 (PS-7). A NCAA Women's Volleyball ticket must be presented at the time of entry. All other lots around Stanford Stadium will be $25 per vehicle.
For questions about parking, call 650-736-PARK (7275).
Tickets are available for sale to this evening's first ever post-season championship game played at Stanford Stadium. Stepfan Taylor, Zach Ertz, Shayne Skov, Sam Schwartzstein, Ed Reynolds & Drew Terrell ask YOU to bolster the home field advantage they worked hard to earn this season. Click here to buy your tickets online and support this team tonight playing for the Pac-12 Championship!