LEXINGTON, Ky. -Motorists can expect heavy traffic in the downtown
Traffic is also expected to be heavy on Sunday, March 24, if the
Lexington Police Commander Thomas Curtsinger said motorists will probably encounter the first delays on Wednesday, when there will be open practices at Rupp Arena. Police are expecting a crowd of 4.000 to 5,000 for each practice, with up to 20,000 total spectators during the day.
Games on Thursday begin at 12:30 p.m. and the last game starts at 9:20 p.m. Motorists can expect heavy traffic before and after the games, particularly for the
On Friday, another NCAA practice day, practices are closed to the public, so traffic is expected to be lighter.
Times for Saturday’s games have not been determined and won’t be determined until late Thursday or early Friday, Curtsinger said. On Saturday and other tournament days,
Parking for all the games will be the same for the tournament games as it is for the
“If we have the NIT Tournament game, attendance is expected to be big,” Curtsinger said.