Disney’s Lion King Special Event Parking – 10.19.2023

October 4, 2023

UNM Parking & Transportation Services (UNM PATS) is notifying the UNM community to expect HEAVY VEHICLE AND FOOT TRAFFIC on Thursday, October 19 due to Disney’s The Lion King Broadway Musical at Popejoy Hall. Here’s what you need to know:

Disney’s The Lion King Broadway Musical scheduled for:

  • Thursday, October 19
    • Matinee Performance at 2 p.m.

Event parking

  • Cornell parking structure pay station parking, across from UNM Bookstore near Central Avenue
  • Yale parking structure pay station parking, located near Yale Boulevard and Lomas Boulevard
  • Q-lot (Park & Ride) near University Boulevard and Indian School Road to Popejoy Hall

Road Delays:

  • Traffic Congestion on Redondo Drive from Yale Boulevard to Princeton Drive
  • Traffic Congestion at Cornell parking structure for event parking

Event parking not permitted for:

  • R Zones including the R/E-lot located on the Northwest corner of Central Avenue and Girard Boulevard
  • A-lot South of Johnson Gym near Central Avenue between Stanford Drive and Princeton Drive
  • G-lot (Park & Ride) near University Boulevard and Tucker Avenue for soirée performance
    • G-lot accessible to permit holders using entrance on Tucker Avenue
    • G-lot entrance on University Boulevard closed from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Stay updated with UNM PATS on Facebook, X (@UNMPATS), or Instagram (@unm_pats) for advisories, construction notices, permit purchase dates, and more exciting updates. For questions, please call us at 505-277-1938, send an email to parktran@unm.edu, or visit us in person at the PATS Business Office.

Thank you.