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UC Homecoming Activities to Close Uptown Streets Oct. 6

Around the University of Cincinnati campus, some streets will close the afternoon of Saturday, Oct. 6, while traffic and parking on other streets will be restricted.

Date: 9/28/2012 12:00:00 AM
By: John Bach
Phone: (513) 556-5224

UC ingot   University of Cincinnati Homecoming activities Oct. 6 will feature the annual Homecoming parade around campus at 3 p.m. and the 7 p.m. football game versus Miami University at UC's Nippert Stadium.

Parade Route and Street Closings
UC’s Homecoming parade at 3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 6, will affect the following streets around campus:
  • Calhoun Street, between Vine Street and Clifton Avenue, will close at 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 6.
  • Clifton Avenue, between McMillan and Martin Luther King Jr. avenues, will close at 2:30 p.m.
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, between Clifton Avenue and Woodside Drive will be restricted to one lane in each direction starting at approximately 2:45 p.m.
Also, parking will be unavailable in the above areas starting at 1 p.m. until the parade ends at approximately 4 p.m. Get additional parking and tailgate details here.

The parade route starts at the corner of Calhoun and Clifton avenues, then proceeds north on Clifton Avenue, then east on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and ends at the corner of MLK and Woodside Drive. See campus map.

All parking and regular driving routes will be reinstated at the end of the Homecoming parade at approximately 4 p.m.

For more information on UC Homecoming activities, see the complete UC Homecoming release.

Read about the sellout for the Homecoming football game.