Officials unveil new parking options ahead of PSU home opener
UNIVERSITY PARK - Penn State officials have announced that they have additional RV spaces and weekend shuttle services available at Grange Park ahead of the Nittany Lions football season.
All RV and Overnight RV season and game day passes sold out for the season in June.
Fans without those passes will not be permmited to park RVs in the Beaver Stadium lots, but can utilize the forementioned Grange Park. Features at Grange Park will include hookups and $10 round trip shuttle service to the games.
Below are more features for those spaces.
o 1,500 RV spaces with water and electric hook-ups;
o Shower houses;
o Home game week: $60 per night (Thursday-Saturday nights); $30 per night (Sunday-Wednesday nights). $40 per week to keep RV at Grange Park in between home games. RVs must depart Grange Park by the day after the final home game.
o Grange Park opening and closing times during home game weekend: Thursday, 6:00 p.m.-11:59 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 6:00 a.m.-11:59 p.m.
o Grange Park will operate a shuttle service on Friday and Saturday of home football weekends. The round-trip cost to downtown State College (intersection of College & Allen Streets) on Friday is $5 cash per person and on Saturday to near Beaver Stadium is $10 cash per person.
Fans should check with Grange Park staff on specific shuttle operating hours. General operating hours on Friday will be first shuttle departing Grange at 5 p.m. and final shuttle leaving downtown at 11 p.m. On Saturday, the first shuttle will depart Grange for Beaver Stadium 3 hours prior to kick off, with shuttles returning to Grange at 35, 75 and 120 minutes after the game ends.
o The Grange Park customer service booth will open 3 ½ hours before kickoff for all home games.
o Grange Park is approximately 14 miles from Beaver Stadium.
Also this year, fans can enroll in advance car parking for $20.
The Nittany Lions kick-off the season Saturday against Akron at noon.