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Festivals Acadiens Parking Affecting Zones 7, 11, 15 and Girard Tower

Parking Notice for October 12-14

The Festivals Acadiens et Creoles will be held in Girard Park on October 12-14. The following University parking areas will be utilized for festival parking:

  1. Zones 7, 11, 15 and Girard Parking Tower will not be available for permit parking from 1:30 pm Friday until 8 pm on Sunday. These lots will become paid parking lots for festival with a fee of $10 per entry payable by credit or debit card only. Permit parking is not allowed during this time. No exceptions.
    • Resident students with current Green Residential Permits (22R) may only park in Olivier, floors 2-6 (adding 2nd floor for this weekend only*) and Taft, all floors.
    • Resident students with current Yellow Residential Permits (29R) may park their cars in zones 29R, 27 and 2F (added for this weekend only*).   

*All resident student vehicles must be back in their appropriate zones before 6 am on Monday, October 15.

  1. Girard Parking Tower permits for the Fall 2018 semester will not be honored from 1:30 pm Friday through 8 pm on Sunday.
  2. Other campus parking areas will be designated as public parking during the festival.
  3. Regular parking will resume at 6 am on Monday, October 15.


In accordance with the UL Traffic Code Section B, item 7:

Transportation Services reserves the right to set aside parking areas for special events, e.g. concerts, athletic events, parades, festivals, etc. in all parking areas of the University campus.


Have a great Homecoming weekend! Geaux Cajuns!!Thank you,

Transportation Services