Monday, July 1, 2013

WR Independence Day Celebration - Traffic & Event Information

The Warner Robins Police Department and assisting agencies will be providing site security and traffic management for the Independence Day Celebration at McConnell-Talbert Stadium on Sunday, July 7, 2013.  In efforts to provide a safe, secure and enjoyable atmosphere, we would like to distribute the following information:

Gates open at 6:00 P.M.

ALL persons and items entering the venue are subject to be searched.

Road Closures:
All Day – 3rd Avenue from MLK, Jr. Blvd to S. Davis Drive closed to all traffic.

5:00 P.M.  – Demon Valley Dr. will be closed to ALL vehicular traffic to include parking.

7:00 P.M. – MLK, Jr. Blvd from 4-way stop at University Boulevard to rear entrance of McConnell-Talbert Stadium will be closed to ALL Southbound vehicular traffic.

General Parking:
There are 9 designated parking areas:

McConnell-Talbert Stadium
C.B. Watson School
Warner Robins High School
Rumble Academy
Lindwood Drive Area
Sacred Heart Church
Robins Federal Credit Union
Middle Georgia State College
City of Warner Robins Municipal Complex

There will be NO PARKING allowed along city streets, shoulders, rights of way, sidewalks or any of the improved grass areas of Robins Federal Credit Union, Sacred Heart Church, Middle Georgia State College, or Houston County Board of Education property.  EVANS Towing will immediately tow improperly parked vehicles at the owner’s expense.

The Main Gate of the Stadium along with the Demon Valley/Davis Drive Gate are the Entry/Exit points designed for pedestrian traffic attending the venue. 

Handicap Parking:
An area directly adjacent to the Stadium’s Main Gate is reserved for properly permitted and displayed Handicap Vehicles.  Please plan to arrive early.  Spaces are limited.

Medical Triage:
A medical triage area will be located just outside the Stadium’s Main Gate.  This area will provide centralized access to first responder and EMS services during the event.  In case of emergency, please contact the nearest public safety officer.

Prohibited Items:
Glass containers

Pets (except service animals)

Alcoholic beverages




ALL Weapons

ALL persons and items entering the venue are subject to be searched.