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News release from Mayor’s Office:
Heavy Traffic Expected Downtown for NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament in Bridgeport
BRIDGEPORT, CT – Heavy traffic is expected around Total Mortgage Arena, formerly Webster Bank Arena, and the surrounding areas for the NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Tournament. Fans traveling in the downtown area on Saturday morning/early afternoon and Monday evening should plan ahead by allowing additional travel time.
Guests are encouraged to arrive early, carpool, or take the Metro-North Railroad New Haven line to the games to avoid heavy traffic areas.
EVENT PARKING is located in the gravel surface lots across from the arena located between Lafayette St & Broad St. and in the Harbor Yard Transit Garage on South Frontage Rd. Parking on event day is $20 cash only. Parking will open at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday and 4:30 p.m. on Monday.
A very limited number of tickets remain for the Sweet Sixteen and Elite Eight games on March 26 and March 28. Tickets can be purchased at the Yale New Haven Health Box Office at Total Mortgage Arena or online at NCAA.com/WBBTickets
Saturday, March 26, 2022
9:00am: Parking Lots Open
10:00am: Doors Open
11:30am: #1 NC State vs #5 Notre Dame
2:00pm: #2 UConn vs #3 Indiana
Monday, March 28, 2022
4:30pm: Parking Lots Open
5:30pm: Doors Open
7:00pm: Winner of Game 1 vs Winner of Game 2