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Paul McCartney returns to Orlando: A guide to parking and road closures

ORLANDO, Fla. — Traffic jams, road closures and full parking lots are expected downtown Saturday as Paul McCartney makes his grand return to The City Beautiful.

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Here is your official guide to maneuvering downtown Orlando as the former Beatles star takes the stage at Camping World Stadium beginning at 8 p.m. as part of his Get Back Tour.

  • Camping World Stadium’s on-site parking is sold out for the concert. Attendees are asked to purchase parking in downtown Orlando and take the free shuttle to and from the event.
  • Those who purchased pre-paid parking permits should download them in advance to their phone and have it ready to display when they pull into the parking lots, ensuring a speedier and seamless entry. The stadium parking lots open at 4 p.m.

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  • The RV parking lots open at 8 a.m.
  • Road closures downtown begin at 9:30 a.m. and all last through 90 minutes after the event. The closures are:
    • Church Street between Tampa and Rio Grande avenues begin at 9 a.m. and last until 90 minutes after the event.
    • Church Street between Rio Grande Avenue and Orange Blossom Trail closes at 3:30 p.m.
    • Rio Grande Avenue between Church Street and Anderson Street closes at 3:30 p.m.
    • South Street between Norton Avenue and Rio Grande Avenue closes at 3:30 p.m.
    • Long Street between Rio Grande Avenue and Tampa Avenue closes at 3:30 p.m.
    • Nashville Avenue between Coyler Street and Anderson Street closes at 3:30 p.m.

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  • Downtown Orlando’s free shuttle service begins at 1:30 p.m. and ends an hour after the event. The shuttle pick-up and drop-off locations are Boone Avenue and Anderson Street and Nashville Avenue and Church Street.
  • To get to the shuttle sites from I-4 heading east, take the South Street exit and the Anderson Street exit heading west on I-4.
  • Rideshare pickup and drop-off locations have been established at Lot 9 at 801 S. Rio Grande Avenue and South Dollins Avenue between West Church Street and West Pine Street.

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  • The box office opens at 4 p.m. and is located near Gate A at Church Street and Rio Grande Avenue.
  • The stadium parking lots open at 4 p.m.
  • The stadium gates open at 6 p.m.

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Adam Poulisse, WFTV.com

Adam Poulisse joined WFTV in November 2019.

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