Parking for the Big Chill at the Big House

Big Chill at the Big House Central

Unless otherwise stated on this page, parking for the Big Chill at the Big House, scheduled for 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010, at Michigan Stadium, will be run like a football game. Please consult the football parking and traffic links below for further information.

Ann Arbor street parking restrictions for the Big Chill at the Big House are the same as a Football Saturday -- NO parking is allowed on public streets that are signed.

Game/Cash Sale Parking
The following lots will be available for day of game/cash sales parking:

  • Brown Lot (Varsity Tennis Center): $20
  • Grey Lot: $20
  • Red Lot (weather permitting): $20
  • Pioneer High School: $20 

The following lots will be closed due to weather (updated 12/10/2010, 10:45 a.m.):

  • University of Michigan Golf Course*
  • Ann Arbor Golf and Outing

* Permit-only parking will be available at the Green Lot (golf course entrance off Stadium Blvd.)

Helpful Links:   Parking Information for Football Game Days
Athletics Campus Football Parking Map (PDF: 1 page, 935 KB)
Football Parking Inventory (2010 Season)
2010 Football Traffic and Parking Update

Shuttle Services
Public: The Ann Arbor Transit Authority (AATA) will offer the same shuttle service it does for football, with service between Michigan Stadium and area hotels, U-M parking structures and lots, the Michigan Union, and downtown Ann Arbor. The shuttle runs approximately every 20 minutes beginning 2 hours before game time, and drops off passengers at Gate 2. Shuttles run for 60 minutes after the game and pick up passengers at the assigned location outside Gate 2. Tickets for the shuttles, priced at $1.50 each way, will be available at TheRide's main office (2700 South Industrial Highway) and at participating hotels. TheRide cautions that parking at the hotels may be limited. For more information and a list of pick-up sites, visit

University Community: U-M Transportation Services will offer bus service for students, faculty and staff from North Campus to Central Campus Transit Center and from Central Campus to South Campus (same as home football Saturdays) on buses marked "M GO BLUE M," with drop-off at Administrative Services Building (south side of Hoover Street). Pregame service will run from 1:30 p.m. until after the opening 3 p.m. faceoff, and postgame service will run until fans are gone from South Campus. More information and a list of pick-up sites is available in the University Record Update.

Helpful Links:   U-M bus service for Big Chill at the Big House
TheRide to shuttle fans to Big Chill hockey game

Handicapped Parking
Handicapped parking is available in the following lots: Blue, Grey, Green, Champions North. Please call the Athletic Department Ticket Office at (734) 764-0247 for information about acquiring a permit for handicapped parking. There is a courtesy shuttle service for guests with a disability from several parkings lots and Michigan Stadium. For more information on handicapped parking and Michigan Stadium services, consult the Michigan Stadium Guide for Guests with a Disability.

Helpful Links:   Michigan Stadium Guide for Guests with a Disability
Courtesy Shuttle Service