Intermittent Road Delays: Lion King – 10.18 to 11.5.2023

October 4, 2023

UNM Parking & Transportation Services (UNM PATS) is notifying the UNM community to expect HEAVY VEHICLE AND FOOT TRAFFIC from Wednesday, October 18 to Sunday, November 5 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:

  • Wednesday–Friday at 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturdays at 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
  • Sundays at 1 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
  • Special show times on:
    • Thursday, October 19 at 2 p.m.
    • Tuesday, October 24 at 7:30 p.m.
    • Monday, October 30 at 6:30 p.m.

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

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
  • G-lot (Park & Ride) near University Boulevard and Tucker Avenue to Popejoy Hall

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, or visit us in person at the PATS Business Office.

Thank you.