Homecoming Parade to impact parking on Oct. 6

Oct 2, 2023

The 2023 Ohio State Homecoming Parade is set to take place on Friday, Oct. 6. Due to the event, we ask that you please plan ahead for multiple parking and traffic impacts.

To accommodate the parade float setup, the parade festival and the parade itself, the following parking facilities will be impacted:

Parking Facility

Impact Begins

Impact Ends


West Stadium Lot

Friday, 12:01 a.m. 

Following the conclusion of the event

Area closed

Northwest Stadium Lot

Friday, 12:01 a.m. 

Following the conclusion of the event

Lot closed

Arps, Ohio Union North, and Ohio Union South garages

Friday, 5 p.m.

Friday, 8 p.m. 

Vehicles must enter and exit the garages from High Street.

Northwest Garage, Tuttle Garage, East Stadium Lots

Friday, 5 p.m.

Friday, 8 p.m. 

Entry will not be available. Vehicles exiting these facilities will be directed south on Tuttle Park Place and around the plaza along the south side of Ohio Stadium to Cannon Drive. Vehicles may remain in these garages and lots during the closure of the entrances.

*The above times are approximate.

Additional space in the West Stadium Lot will be closed to accommodate the television compound for Saturday's home football game. Alternative options include Ohio Union Garages, Arps GarageLane Avenue Garage, and Gateway Garage. Visit Transportation and Traffic Management’s website for more information on Homecoming closures.

Questions or concerns? Contact CampusParc Customer Care at 614.688.0000 or osuinfo@campusparc.com. We want to help! For parking system updates, follow us on InstagramTwitter and Facebook.