Please enter the below address into your cars satellite navigation system to make your journey easier:
1732 S 4th Street, Ames, Iowa 50011
Note that traffic nearing Jack Trice Stadium is often busier than normal around the time of popular events. Plan accordingly!

If you are planning to drive to the Jack Trice Stadium, here are some directions:
From US Highway 30, take the University Boulevard Exit (exit 146) and turn right off the exit. Follow University Boulevard around to Jack Trice Stadium. It will be on your left.

Medical Accessible Parking

Parking Lot S1 is located on the south side of the stadium. It is available to fans with a medical accessible parking permit issued by the State of Iowa DOT. Parking is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. All recreational vehicles and buses will not be admitted to lot S1.

Additionally, there is a limited medical accessible parking located at Hilton Coliseum.

Car Parking

All paved and grass parking located north and east of Jack Trice Stadium is reserved for Cyclone Club members. For weekend games, Cyclone Club lots will open at 7:00 a.m. or 6 hours prior to kickoff, whichever is earlier.

General public parking is located in the grass areas south of MidAmerican Energy Field at Jack Trice Stadium along South 16th Street. Limited parking is also located around Hilton Coliseum.

All general public parking lots open 6 hours prior to kickoff.

Recreational Vehicles

Cyclone Club members who are issued an RV permit will park in either D1, D2, D3, D4 or S8. Permit holders may gain access to their assigned lot from 8 a.m. to midnight the day before a game, or when the lots open on game day.

General public bringing recreational vehicles the night before football game days will be directed to park at the ISU Veterinary Medicine College (Lot 93) off of South 16th Street. Cost is $40 per RV.

Charter Buses

Charter bus parking is priced at $50 per bus. Hilton parking lots C1 and C2 are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Please contact Brian Honnold at [email protected] to make arrangements in advance.


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