When this Saturday's UCLA-USC at the Rose Bowl kicks off at 3:30 p.m., close to 90,000 fans are expected to be in attendance.
Because of the large anticipated attendance, UCLA and the Rose Bowl are encouraging fans to arrive at the Rose Bowl early and tailgate prior to the game.
Fans with parking permits should follow the directions printed on the backs of the permits.
Fans planning to park on Brookside Golf Course are asked to approach the Arroyo Seco from the north using the 210 Freeway.
From the westbound 210 Freeway, exit at the Lincoln off ramp, turn left on Lincoln Ave. and then right on Washington Blvd. Proceed west on Washington to the Rose Bowl and into the parking lots. As an alternative, exit at Arroyo Blvd/Windsor and make a left onto Arroyo and right on Rosemont Ave. Proceed south to the Rose Bowl and into the parking lots.
From the eastbound 134 Freeway, fans should take the 2 Freeway north to the eastbound 210 Freeway, exit at the Berkshire/Oak Grove off ramp and follow the Rose Bowl signs to Linda Vista. Turn left on Linda Vista, then left on Salvia Canyon and proceed down the hill into the parking lots.
From the eastbound 210 Freeway, exit at the Berkshire/Oak Grove off ramp and follow the Rose Bowl signs to Linda Vista. Turn left on Linda Vista, then left on Salvia Canyon and proceed down the hill into the parking lots.
For those who want to avoid the traffic in the Arroyo Seco, parking will be available at the Ralph Parsons Engineering Building on Fair Oaks and Walnut in Pasadena. Parking at the Parsons Lot is $5 and the shuttle bus to and from the Rose Bowl is free. Shuttle service begins four hours prior to kickoff.
UCLA is again sponsoring the Food Zone in Area H, just south of the bowl. It's a great place for fans to relax after arriving at the Rose Bowl. Participating restaurants include Subway, Gourmet Sausage Company, In and Out Burger, American Pretzel, El Pollo Loco, Kettle Corn Caf?, Couple of Nuts, Java Shack, Tony's Pizza, Krispy Kreme Donuts and Cartworks. Cold beverages will be provided by Coca Cola and Evian. Tables and chairs are available in the Food Zone.