CINCINNATI, OH - DECEMBER 03: The Connecticut Huskies play the Cincinnati Bearcats on December 3, 2011 at Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Bearcats defeated the Connecticut Huskies 35-27. (Photo by Tyler Barrick/Getty Images)
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CINCINNATI, OH - DECEMBER 03: Blake Annen #84, Anthony McClung #6 and Kenbrell Thompkins #1 of the Cincinnati Bearcats celebrate after McClung scored a touchdown against the Connecticut Huskies on December 3, 2011 at Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Bearcats defeated the Connecticut Huskies 35-27. (Photo by Tyler Barrick/Getty Images)
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Streets to close for UC homecoming game

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CINCINNATI - A parade and homecoming game will close several streets in and around the University of Cincinnati campus Saturday.

The University of Cincinnati's Homecoming parade will begin at 3 p.m. Saturday.

Here are a list of streets closures you will want to be aware of:

• Calhoun Street, between Vine Street and Clifton Avenue, will close at 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 6.

• Clifton Avenue, between McMillan and Martin Luther King Jr. avenues, will close at 2:30 p.m.

• Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, between Clifton Avenue and Woodside Drive will be restricted to one lane in each direction starting at approximately 2:45 p.m.

Also, parking will be unavailable in the above areas starting at 1 p.m. until the parade ends at approximately 4 p.m.

The parade route starts at the corner of Calhoun and Clifton avenues, then proceeds north on Clifton Avenue, then east on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and ends at the corner of MLK and Woodside Drive.

All parking and regular driving routes will be reinstated at the end of the homecoming parade at approximately 4 p.m.

Parking garages on campus will be staffed starting at noon, seven hours before game time. A reminder to all fans that tailgating is not allowed in any University of Cincinnati Parking Garage.

UC Parking Services staff will remain in place until 7:30 p.m.

Cash parking is available for $15 on a first come first served basis in Woodside, Clifton Court and Eden Garages. There are shuttles that run frequently from Eden Garage (under the bridge) to University Avenue Garage.

There will be directional signage for our cash patrons to Eden Garage. RV Parking is located in Lot 13 and the cost is $20.

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