Parking and transportation info for Sunday’s Romney rally

Posted at 4:28 PM, Oct 26, 2012

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – The University of Richmond has announced details about Sunday’s Mitt Romney rally. 

Officials said doors to the Robins Center doors will open at 2:15 p.m., but that folks attending the rally should make sure to bring rain gear. 

Additionally, parking will be limited on campus. However, most lots around the school will be open for the rally.

Here’s the complete news release from the University of Richmond:

The University of Richmond will provide free parking and shuttle service from the Anthem Blue/Cross Blue/Shield lot, located at 2015 Staples Mill Road, to the University of Richmond for the Romney Rally on Sunday, Oct. 28.

Buses will leave Anthem parking lots starting at 11 a.m. and make continuous loops to the campus. Shuttle service back to Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield will be provided after the rally.

All attendees will be provided outdoor seating in the stadium prior to the event opening.

The Robins Center doors will open at 2:15 p.m. Please be prepared for rain prior to entry into the Robins Center.

Ponchos and raincoats are encouraged, as umbrellas will not be allowed into the event. All attendees will be required to go through airport-like screening upon entering the building.

Bring as few personal items as possible.

In addition to umbrellas, no large bags, sharp objects, liquids, food or signs will be allowed in the Robins Center. Cameras are permitted.

There will be limited parking on the University of Richmond campus. Most parking lots throughout the campus will be open parking for the rally and within walking distance to the Robins Center.