CLEVELAND, Ohio-- It's going to be an unforgettable night on Tuesday as all eyes are on two Cleveland champions: First the Cleveland Cavaliers will be honored at Quicken Loans Arena in a pregame ring and banner ceremony.
Then, the Cleveland Indians take center stage at Progressive Field as they take on the Chicago Cubs in Game 1 of the World Series on FOX 8.
Here's everything you need to know about the huge night that is planned:
World Series Game 1: 8:08 p.m.
Gates open: 5:30 p.m.
Watch all the World Series action on FOX 8
Kenny Lofton set to throw out ceremonial first pitch-- **more info here**
Fans encouraged to #RockRed for all World Series games; will receive red #RallyTogether towel upon entry to each home World Series game
Game begins at 7:30 p.m.
Doors to The Q open at 5 p.m.
Fans are urged to arrive early and be in their seats by 6:45 p.m.
The pregame ring and banner ceremony will begin promptly at 7 p.m.
As you can imagine, there will be HUGE crowds at these events; that, along with the evening work commute, will cause traffic delays, so you're encouraged to ARRIVE EARLY.
"No Parking" designations will be made in the following areas on both sides of the listed street for Game 1 & 2 of the World Series:
- Prospect Avenue from Ontario Street to East 14th Street
- Huron Road from Ontario Street to Prospect Avenue.
- Bolivar Road from East 9th Street to East 14th Street
- Carnegie Avenue from East 9th Street to East 14th Street
- East 9th Street from Superior Avenue to Carnegie Avenue
- East 4th Street from Huron Road to Prospect Avenue
This parking ban will be in effect both Tuesday, October 25, and Wednesday, October 26, from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.
Additionally, no parking will be permitted on the north side of West Huron Street from Ontario Street to Superior Avenue from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 am both Tuesday and Wednesday. This area will be used as a vehicle drop-off and pick-up location. Once these vehicles drop-off, they will need to exit the area and find another location to park.
Gateway East Garage closed to daily and monthly parking. Gateway East Garage will be operating in a “Day Game” situation on Tuesday, October 25. No cash parking or monthly parking passes will be permitted. Cleveland Indians and Cleveland Cavilers game-day pass parking will be permitted. This is for Tuesday, October 25 only.
RIDE RTA: Service will be expanded for all World Series games and watch parties. Extra trains and rush-hour service will be extended to serve Cavaliers fans, as well, on Tuesday. Service on all rail lines will operate up to 1 hour after the game or watch party and even if the game goes into extra innings.
The Walkway opens at 2 p.m. on Tuesday to accommodate both Cavs and Indians fans. Many Rapid stations offer free parking.
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